Month: January 2014

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Posted in Job Search Social Media

Socially Acceptable: The State of Social Recruiting

Job hunting is hard work.  So to make it easier, it helps to know what those that are looking for… read more Socially Acceptable: The State of Social Recruiting

Posted in Job Search

How Many Times Should You Try?

Vince Lombardi said “[t]he difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of… read more How Many Times Should You Try?

Google results
Posted in Personal Branding

Breakdown of a Person’s Google Results

Some commentators suggest that you don’t need a hard copy of your resume — instead, your Google results are your… read more Breakdown of a Person’s Google Results

Posted in Interviewing

What You Wish You’d Known Before Your Job Interview

Job Interviews are tough.  Unlike any other time in your life, you’re expected to brag about all the things you’ve… read more What You Wish You’d Known Before Your Job Interview

Posted in Job Search LinkedIn

LinkedIn: What Is It Actually Good For? by HolyMoley

LinkedIn is widely regarded as THE social media platform for job seekers.  But it it just a lot of hype?… read more LinkedIn: What Is It Actually Good For? by HolyMoley

Posted in Other

Why Music? The Many Benefits of a Musical Education

“Why Music?  The Many Benefits of a Musical Education” — is not a typical infographic for this website.  And yet,… read more Why Music? The Many Benefits of a Musical Education

Networking Process
Posted in Job Search

The Networking Process: 7 steps on how to use relationships and referrals to get a job

Many experts recommend networking as a critical part of the job hunting process.  While many people recognize the importance of… read more The Networking Process: 7 steps on how to use relationships and referrals to get a job

How to use 10 social networks to grow your personal brand
Posted in Social Media

How to Use 10 Social Networks to Grow Your Personal Online Brand

Some commentators say that a resume is no longer necessary and that your Google results are now your resume.  I’m… read more How to Use 10 Social Networks to Grow Your Personal Online Brand

Posted in Job Search

Top 10 Skills for the Successful 21st Century Worker

We are now well into the 21st century and the skills for which companies are looking are evolving.  Job seekers… read more Top 10 Skills for the Successful 21st Century Worker

Posted in LinkedIn

5 Minute LinkedIn Marketing Plan

Social media can be overwhelming.  There are so many social media platforms and so many things demanding your time that… read more 5 Minute LinkedIn Marketing Plan

Posted in Resumes

The Anatomy of a Great Resume

Great people need great resumes.  And TopCounselingSchools.org prepared the following infographic to help you build yours. Source: Top Counseling Schools When… read more The Anatomy of a Great Resume

Posted in Social Media

19 Rules for Proper Facebook Etiquette by Top Dog Social Media

Top Dog Social Media regularly provides great infographics on subjects related to social media.  I particularly liked the following infographic entitled “10… read more 19 Rules for Proper Facebook Etiquette by Top Dog Social Media