ben affleckWhile you were learning how to survive in the wilderness, seeing which RB has the best scoring chances for your fantasy football team, and throwing a fit that Ben Affleck will play Batman, we were reading up a storm for you. Here is what you missed this week and what you need to read for your career or job search:


  1. For recent grads, aspects of part time positions can reveal what sort of careers would be a best fit (Yahoo)
  2. Are introverts or extroverts more productive? (FastCompany)
  3. Why you should blog to get your next job (Mashable)
  4. How to hypnotize a room with your charisma (
  5. How to win someone’s trust without speaking (CareerBright)
  6. The best way to explain being fired to a potential employer (US News)
  7. LinkedIn opened its doors to the 14 and up age range (TechCrunch)
  8. There are incredible sites that help you research awesome companies to work for (The Muse)