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Charlotte Grainger is a freelance writer living and working in Sheffield, UK. She has a passion for career development and loves sharing tips and advice. Follow her on Twitter.

The worrying LinkedIn mistakes you could be making

How to use LinkedIn to boost your professional reputation

Tips on securing a job interview when you’re over 50

How to handle awkward questions about your job search

How to manage your workplace stress ‒ and when to call it quits

How to handle a hostile interviewer

Will a creative CV design help me stand out?

Finding the job hunt tough? Science says you should talk about it

7 holiday gift ideas for job seekers

How to best answer the ‘Tell us about yourself’ interview question

How to pick the perfect LinkedIn profile picture

Perfect interview preparation: the complete checklist

The best ways to track your accomplishments at work

Why you should customise your LinkedIn profile URL (and how to do it)

How to spot a toxic workplace during the interview process

Salary-negotiation tips: 6 phrases you should never use

8 serious signs it’s time to quit your job

10 warning signs that you’re about to be fired

7 ways to make extra cash on the side

CV versus LinkedIn profile writing: What exactly is the difference?

The absolute worst ways to address a cover letter

How to write a compelling LinkedIn profile summary that gets noticed

6 signs of a bad interview that mean you didn't land the job

How to write a CV when you want to change careers

5 things to remove from your CV right away