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Our experts answered some tough questions in 2012 from bailing on their teach career, to letting prospective employers in on their social media profiles, to getting a job with no experience.

Here's some of the top answers from Katie Bennett, Eileen Chadnick, Eileen Dooley, Julie Labrie, Daniel Lublin, and Bruce Sandy.

I'm so bored. How do I make a career change?

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How to answer the 'salary expectations' question

I've been bullied, and now I've been fired. What do I do?

I get laid off each year. Should I quit being a teacher?

My job's in jeopardy and I'm treated as a contractor. What can I do?

Should I pursue an MBA or get more work experience?

Can a company terminate someone on parental leave?

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Is your boss just tough, or a bully?

Four steps to getting your dysfunctional team back on track

My boss is pressuring me to change my LinkedIn profile

Lots of education but no experience? Learn to sell yourself

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