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What to Do When Asked About Your Previous Salary

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TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? | Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog

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Posted on February 10, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? Responses to TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud?

The Ladders Resume Writing Service – Scam or Not? | Jennifer.

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saved the post as a PDF just in case this “employee” decides it was career suicide to write that about an employer online and removes his/her post.

7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole

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Of course I did and that’s how my career in human resources and recruiting started. assure you hiring managers are the same way.

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Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

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At the university level, there are career services offices. They are typically independently owned but sometimes they have a small staff.

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

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While the first candidate may have actually accomplished more than the second, you, the hiring manager, have no way of knowing this.

Social Media and Your Job Search

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← Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job Inspiration For Your Job Search → Like Be the first to like this post.

Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job

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They might be getting hung up in HR-which means you need to go to the source: the hiring manager. Not getting interviews? How do you do that?

Cover Yourself: How to Write a Cover Letter Worth Reading

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cover letter is the first contact that you have with your potential employer, and can be used to sell your resume. Were you referred by a friend?

The Power of the Words on Your Resume

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What are the words that you placed on your resume saying about you? These words communicate minimal value, input, and effort. Bookmark the permalink.

Resume Writing FAQs – When Should I Send Resume Follow Up Letters?

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You want them to know you are interested, but there is a fine line between pestering the hiring manager and showing your enthusiasm.

What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

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Posted on October 1, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony I love chocolate. When I am feeling “blah,” there is nothing quite like it to make me feel better.

Does Your Executive Resume Scream Visionary?

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By taking this route, you could give a hiring manager a better idea of how innovative an executive you have been. So how can you get this done?

Tips For Maximizing the Effect of Your Executive Resume by Using.

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Whether you like it or not, it’s important to conduct at least some parts of your job search online. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

How to Make Sure That Your Resume's Formatting is Perfect

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In other words, if you don’t have a decent setup, many hiring managers won’t give your resume a second look. – Need a job?

How to Make a Perfect Plan For Your Job Search

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Until you find a career you’re passionate about, you’re not going to have much success with your job search. How do you do that?

Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For.

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On average, you only have about 10 seconds or less to grab and keep the attention of the hiring manager as they read your cover letter.

4 Keys to Creating an Interview-Winning Information Technology Resume

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If your career has progressed to an executive level, such as chief technology officer, you will want to focus more on your success stories.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make on a Cover Letter

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For example, if you’re applying for a sales job, try “Sales Team Hiring Manager&#. Never let your cover letter be generic.

Tough Interview Questions

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Employers often ask open-ended questions in an effort to get to know you better and to find out why you may or may not be the person for the job.

Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

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Example: Drove business development initiatives, program management, call center, and field service operations. What do employers want to see?

September is International Update Your Resume Month

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That’s right; Career Directors International has declared September as International Update Your Resume Month. Bookmark the permalink.

It's Not About You

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Your resume is the first chance that you have to sell yourself to the hiring manager. resume is not an autobiography. resume is not about you.

Five Most Common Resume Mistakes

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None of this stuff matters, so play it safe and leave off any information that is not 100% relevant to your career goal. 3. Irrelevant content.

It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

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Plus it gets you into that company’s database, where you may then be searchable to their hiring managers. Bookmark the permalink.

Try This Before Writing Your Executive Resume

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In fact, you may be less skilled if you’ve been at your job for several years and haven’t needed to apply for a new job for some time.

The Reason So Many Resumes Fail to Generate Interest

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Reciting your job description: not exactly an effective method to get the hiring manager excited about your candidacy. The good part.

Will Your Resume Survive the First Glance?

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Posted on June 16, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony Imagine you are a hiring manager. Exactly how many people have you managed?

4 Reasons You Must Join LinkedIn For Your Career Building Plan and.

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They include: LinkedIn allows you to find key persons in key companies you are interested in or should be interested in for your career plan.

What You Must Do to Land a Job in a Hyper-Competitive Market

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Reasons You Must Join LinkedIn For Your Career Building Plan and Winning Job Search Now → Like Be the first to like this post.

Any one else sick of hearing about Facebook and it's privacy issues?

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What You Must Do to Land a Job in a Hyper-Competitive Market → Any one else sick of hearing about Facebook and it’s privacy issues?

The One Question You Must Ask the Interviewer

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Hiring managers are going to have a “formula&# in their heads for what makes a great employee. Just ask. Did you enjoy this?

Job Search – How to Get Your Linkedin Profile to Attract.

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For example, I recently helped a jobseeker who was a city manager. “City manager good under pressure with an intact sense of humor.&#

The Myth of the General Resume

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Hiring managers are inundated with resumes, calls from job seekers, and new hiring requirements. How can you avoid this pitfall?

Is Hiring a Resume Writer For You?

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Sometimes it’s hard to know what we need to focus on in our careers because we’re so used to working in them. – Need a job?

5 Tips To Capturing The Job With A Thank You Letter

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Possibly not-some studies show that only 20% of candidates remember to send one, and of that figure, nearly 80% get hired. Bookmark the permalink.

How to Improve Your Resume's Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience

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In order to be competitive, relevant experience is critical. And many will allow you to set your own schedule. It’s a perfect match!

Unique Tips For Helping Executive Recruiters Find Your Resume

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But how exactly can you get this done? Here are some tips to make sure to help your resume stand out among the rest. – Need a job?

Inspiration For Your Job Search

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Frustrated? Feeling borderline hopeless that you’ll never get the interview or another offer? You CAN do it! He doesn’t even know me).