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2011 Executive Job Market Outlook

Executive Career Brand

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5 Leadership Predictions for 2011

Water Cooler Wisdom

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10 Things Candidates Can Change In 2011 To Supercharge Job Search


The biggest problem candidates have today is gaining enough interviews. I’ve listed 10 changes you can make in 2011 that will double your interviews. It’s a new year and if you’re looking for a job, it’s a good time to re-evaluate your job search. Continued at [link].

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Senior Level Job Search in 2011: Good Idea or Not?

Careers Done Write

Are senior level candidates getting hired at all or is everything at a standstill? - JM, Arizona. A. Ask Deb Job Search Strategies

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4 Summer Strategies to Step Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

As we approach the second half of 2011, there is still movement in the job market, and many of my clients have recently acquired new positions.

Job Seekers: Who to Add to Your Google+ Circles

Resume Bear

To get you started, here is a list of people you should definitely add to your Google+ circles: [See The 50 Best Careers of 2011. ]. 1. Huhman.

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Your Candidate Anti-Engagement Strategy


call tactics like these candidate anti-engagement strategies.  These are seen as a snub in the face of the candidate

Social Media Recruiting to Grow Further in 2011

Careers Done Write

As the economy recovers, corporations are planning their strategy for adding new employees to the payroll, albeit slowly. As they hunt for the best possible candidates, they must consider the cost and the return on investment for each tool they use to find the most qualified workers. Make sure there is a good photo of you as well. 2.

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Storytelling As A Resume Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Karen is an approved career expert here at Tim’s Strategy.  What is their strategy? This is a guest post from Karen Siwak. 

Discrimination against the Unemployed Job Seeker: Practical Strategies

Careers Done Write

Preference for employed candidates has always existed. There are several strategies that will help. We all have obstacles to overcome.

4 Social Media Tasks for the New Job Seeker

Resume Bear

The best strategy is to start slowly and add on once you get a strong base and understanding of each tool. We all have to start somewhere.

10 Irrefutable Laws of Successful Job Interviewing

Resume Bear

Law One: It is not about YOU, it is about them, it’s about positioning yourself as the best candidate for the job. YOUR world.

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5 Job Search Tips for 2012

Resume Bear

Job search trends of 2011 included creating the infographic resume , using QR codes , and writing your own blog. Keep up on Company News.

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5 Ways to Tweet Yourself to a New Job

Resume Bear

But it is no longer the final word on how candidates communicate their qualifications to potential employers. By Careerbliss. Yes … Add a Photo.

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Human Resources Goes Social! 27 Key Social Media Practices

Resume Bear

Potential candidates are accessing and filtering jobs. I have been networking, meeting people face-to-face on my favorite topic. Statversation.

Oops! What NOT to Do While Networking on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

Sorry folks.  A recruiter is someone who finds candidates to fill jobs , not someone who finds jobs to employ candidates.  Great! 

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4 Candidate Centered Solutions For Your Broken Recruiting Strategy


Simple Solutions to Your Recruiting Strategy. Candidate Experience Just like Customer Experience Matters. The problem is time.

The best answer for the hardest job interview question

Resume Bear

Career Advice College Graduates College Students Interview Tips Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Why ResumeBear?

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Ask Deb – Professional Branding Strategies for Executives

Careers Done Write

It is open to all executive level candidates regardless of industry, but space is limited. Dear Debra, Q. Cleveland, OH. A.

A Strategy For Job Interviews: Three Themes

Tim's Strategy

Some believe that anything less than an hour cannot possibly help you decide about a candidate’s potential.  The topic is job interviews. 

Strategy: Don’t Feed The Octopus

Tim's Strategy

The strategy they each used to race. About strategy.  And, yes, the tortoise won yet again. Your eight tentacles offer a lot of options.

60 Percent of Jobs are Filled through Referrals

Resume Bear

based analyst firm IDC. “If I’m an employee, I’m not going to recommend poor candidates, generally,” she said. OpenHire5.0 Simplot Co. Connect.

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Would Presidential Candidates Survive a Job Interview?

Resume Bear

In many cases, the faux pas of the candidates demonstrates who you do NOT want to be when you sit down in front of a recruiter. Don’t be the guy who demonstrates how smart he is by insulting and talking down to those interviewing you – and deciding your fate as a candidate. Yet, we can learn from this carnival of errors. You’re smart.

“Optimizing LinkedIn Profiles for Job Search”

Resume Bear

LinkedIn continues to gain momentum as a resource utilized by both internal and external recruiters to find well qualified candidates.

Guides From Experts: 25 Ways to Land a Job

Resume Bear

His blog stands out for showing the most common reasons as to why a candidate doesn’t get hired. New School Ways to Land a Job by an Expert.

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A 10-Point Plan for Getting a Job When Moving

The Job Quest

What job search strategy do you suggest?&#. Recruiters search for possible candidates on LinkedIn by location. Volunteer.

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How Do You Explain Away Gaps in Your Resume?

Resume Bear

At the end of the day, employers will hire those who they think are the best candidates to help their company. percent nationwide.

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Applicant Tracking System: Black Hole Or Active Candidate Database?

Tim's Strategy

Gail is also an approved career expert here at Tim’s Strategy. have also seen as many as 1800 candidates apply for one opening.

Tips to Avoid Job Search Time Wasters: Part 1

Resume Bear

Recruiters are checking social sites for candidates, so show your industry that you are looking for and keep posts relevant to your job search.

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HOW TO: Get a Job Offer

Resume Bear

Then they will deem you a desirable, hireable candidate. Then they will deem you a desirable, hireable candidate. Willing to do the job.

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How to Keep Social Media From Working Against Your Job Search

Resume Bear

Social intelligence has historically referred to one’s ability to interact with others socially in an intelligent way. Protect your personal brand.

8 Unconventional Recruiting Strategies

Water Cooler Wisdom

  These little-known strategies might work wonders for you: Research and contact the social service and private nonprofit agencies in your area – many have employment programs that match disadvantaged candidates to jobs.  Are you relying on HR or search firms to find you new team members? 

Job Seekers Getting Googled, Volume and Relevance

Resume Bear

The facts: 83 percent of hiring managers and recruiters research candidates online. Execunet, 2007]. Microsoft 2009 — US, UK, France, Germany].

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Setting Up Your Twitter Account for Employment

Resume Bear

College Graduates College Students Hidden Job Market Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Job Openings Social Media Why ResumeBear?

10 Things You Should Always Bring with You to an Interview

Resume Bear

Today’s candidates must be thoroughly prepared for each interview they attend. The questions should be thought-provoking and relevant. 8.

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Your LinkedIn Profile Picture Maybe Killing Your Job Prospects

Resume Bear

This recruiter was working with a candidate, who had hired her to position him for a job. I don’t really consider myself an HR person.

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Use Smart Networking to Speed Up Your Job Search

Resume Bear

A critical tactic in your job search toolbox is networking, but it may not feel as though your efforts are getting the results you want. phone number).

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The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

Sell yourself to the employer by convincing them that you’re the best candidate to bring in for the interview. Gone in sixty seconds.

Why You NEED to be on LinkedIn

Resume Bear

Let’s take a look at four ways LinkedIn can help in your job search: ~ Enables you to be found by recruiters and hiring managers: Your profile, resume, and participation in LinkedIn groups will attract recruiters who are seeking candidates in your specialty. Create a profile and post your resume …. Why are these benefits so important?

Hate Your Job, But Just Can’t Leave

Resume Bear

As a former recruiter, I know firsthand the big advantage an employed job seeker has over unemployed candidates. Just do something fun.

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