Category: Job Search

Posted in Job Search Personal Branding

Without Personal Branding Your Career is Dead

This week I’ve been focusing on personal branding — taking control of your reputation, particularly your on-line reputation.  In this… read more Without Personal Branding Your Career is Dead

job search tactics and frustrations
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Job Search: Tactics and Frustrations

As I’ve said many times, looking for a job is hard.  It can be frustrating, discouraging, and demoralizing.  If you… read more Job Search: Tactics and Frustrations

Your Elevator Pitch
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Your Elevator Pitch: How to impress potential employers in 5 easy steps!

Every job seeker needs a short introduction and summary of yourself that can be given in the amount of time… read more Your Elevator Pitch: How to impress potential employers in 5 easy steps!

7 smart habits of successful job seekers
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7 Smart Habits of Successful Job Seekers

In one of Brian Tracy‘s audio trainings, he talks about finding out what successful people do, and then do what… read more 7 Smart Habits of Successful Job Seekers

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How to Get the Job You Want

Finding a job is a challenge.  Getting the job you want is even more of a challenge.  So it is great… read more How to Get the Job You Want

Facebook Recruiting
Posted in Job Search Social Media

ABCs of Facebook Recruiting

I used to think that LinkedIn was for professional relationships and Facebook was for personal relationships.  Then I saw an… read more ABCs of Facebook Recruiting

Defining Today's Job Seeker
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Defining Today’s Job Seeker — infographic by Jobvite

What does today’s job seeker look like?  Jobvite has conducted a survey which reveals some interesting trends among job seekers in… read more Defining Today’s Job Seeker — infographic by Jobvite

Posted in Job Search LinkedIn

Top Career Motivators

What motivates you to change jobs?  Clearly if you are unemployed, it is perfectly understandable for you to be looking… read more Top Career Motivators

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Confessions of the Recruitment Industry

First, let me say that this is another great infographic that came to my attention through a post on the… read more Confessions of the Recruitment Industry

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How to choose the right school for your career path

Even before you start looking for a job, the decision where you go to school may affect your job search…. read more How to choose the right school for your career path

Modern ways to job search
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Modern Ways to Job Search

Job hunting has changed dramatically in the past 25 years.  With the development of personal computers, the internet and social… read more Modern Ways to Job Search

Posted in Job Search Social Media

The Ultimate Social Media Guide to Getting a Job

The growth of social media provides a number of opportunities for creating profile and being active on social media.  There… read more The Ultimate Social Media Guide to Getting a Job