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As you know, CIC delivers the CIC Newsletter direct to your inbox each Wednesday, briefing you on the latest industry news that impacts your career. But we know you are busy and may have missed an important article or two. To that end, here's your monthly recap of the top five stories your peers accessed this month. For more articles, or to see what's trending now, visit the CIC Newsletter news portal. To unsubscribe from this monthly recap, click here.


The best and worst master's degrees for jobs in 2015
Forbes
The decision to enroll in graduate school plagues Americans at every stage of their careers. For many, a master's degree can be key to securing a promotion or changing fields, and will often lead to better compensation. But some degrees no longer guarantee employment or hefty paychecks, and the burden of student debt may deter many considering this option.
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What to do when you don't hear back after an interview
Business 2 Community
The days and weeks after an interview are extremely nerve-wracking — you'll either be anxiously waiting good news after a really good interview, or dreading the inevitable rejection after an absolute disaster. However, sometimes you hear nothing. Nada. Diddly squat. At this point it's common to assume the worst and resign yourself to the fact that you weren't successful.
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4 things that turn off job recruiters before an interview
Gulf News
Looking for a new job in a competitive market is no easy task. What makes it more daunting is that many applicants don’t get any feedback from a potential employer. In fact, the majority of jobseekers once polled by CareerBuilder (75 per cent) said they never heard back from the company after submitting their application. There are a number of reasons recruiters or employers don't bother to respond to a job applicant. It is likely that the position has already been filled and the company doesn't have the time to reply to the hundreds of applications.
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How to set yourself apart during job interview
Time Magazine
"Just take a chance on me." It was a common line in my cover letters a few years ago, when I was desperate to make the switch out of management and into marketing — without a related degree or experience. Even so, I was so sure that if the employer just gave me a chance, he or she wouldn't regret it. But when an employer has a pool of fully qualified candidates, why would he or she take a chance on someone who's on the edge of meeting the job requirements?
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Thinking about relocating for work? Consider this checklist before making the move
Financial Post
There's more to the saying: "just pack up and go," especially when it relates to relocating for work. After you've accepted and signed the employment offer, there's still much to be done (and it has little to do with the job itself). As you near the moving date circled on your calendar, consider this to-do list to ensure a smooth transition to your new job and new city.
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