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In Job Search, Comparison Is the Thief of Joy

Career Trend

You know that saying, “Comparison is the thief of joy?” ” Well, it can apply to job search. Don’t let this be you.

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4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison

Career Realism

The post 4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison appeared first on CAREEREALISM. Expertise. People in common. Employment.

2014 62

Quit the Comparisons Once and for All

Ms. Career Girl

The post Quit the Comparisons Once and for All appeared first on Ms. At the top of the list is a habit I call “Quit the Comparisons.”.

Interviewing an Interviewer: The Importance of Comparisons in Job Searches


Sweaty palms and underarms, racing heart, dry mouth – these are the ailments of a typical job interviewee.

How Comparisons Can Hurt (& Help) Your Career

The Job Quest

Because it’s not always an apples-to-apples comparison when you look at yourself and someone else. “I want that dream! ” 2.

Can You Copycat Your Way to Success?

The Job Quest

They’re getting caught up in the comparison game. Comparisons can be beneficial if lessons are being learned in the process.

2013 19

Thankful for What You Have? – A HR Comparison Between US and UK

Water Cooler Wisdom

While in the U.K., I made some interesting observations with the help of the brilliant Lieven Lambrecht, a European HR veteran at First Data Corporation: European workers are jealous of American workers because the U.S. has so many more job opportunities, and they are attainable if people have the right skills and interview well.

20 Ways of How NOT to Ask for Pay Increase

Catherines Career Corner

Explore 20 ways of how not to ask for pay increase from your boss at work. If you want to supercharge your pay or you think you are due for an increase in pay, it is vital that you know what to say and not say as well as how to ask. Knowing how to [.]. Author information. Catherine Adenle. Founder at Catherine's Career Corner.

Resume vs. One-Page Proposal: A Side-by-Side Comparison.

The Undercover Recruiter

Here is a side-by-side comparison of the resume and the one-page proposal: 1. Tweet. Getting hired is tough. Introducing the one-page proposal.

The Long-Term Unemployed: Can They Do Better?


The US Bureau of Labor Statistics and the National Bureau of Economic Research published a chart spanning 1950 through 2012 and showing that the current recession versus all other recessions within the same time period is literally double in size in a comparison of the long-term unemployed as a share of the labor force for […].

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What Does a Recruiter Have in Common with Brad Pitt?

The Undercover Recruiter

Whether you are new to the recruiting game or a top billing superstar, you can take enjoyment from the […].

2014 33

Resumes for an Ageing Job Market

Boomers Next Step

By 2050 this number will have increased by 80% in comparison with just 35% for people aged 18 to [.]. People aged 50 years and over in Australia are the fastest growing demographic. The Australian Bureau of Statistics indicates that between 2011 and 2020 the number of persons aged over 50 years will increase by 22%.

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Top 100 Skills by Job Demand (and Average Salary)

Resume Bear

They also put their data on a map so you can see visually where your state is in comparison to others in terms of salary and job demand.

Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

Competitive Resumes

An opportunity to tap into of former hiring manager is a terrible thing to waste. What is the toughest part of your job search? would love to know!

2015 94

Closing the Gender Pay Gap

Competitive Resumes

I invite you to learn and participate in today’s show today. The gender pay gap struggle is real and the disparity is wide-spread.

2016 111

The 5 Must-Have Components of a Winning Executive Resume

Career Rocketeer

Does your executive resume pale in comparison to some of the powerhouses you’ve seen online? Is it a struggle to convey your message of effective leadership in just 2 or 3 pages? If so, a few straightforward changes can be all that’s needed to transform your leadership resume from overlooked to standout.

Why Your Job Search Requires More Than You’re Willing to Give

Competitive Resumes

” Perhaps we can make workout and job search comparisons, but expect to sweat and show grit. Your job search requires maximum effort.

2016 86

Green Jobs Growing: Solar Industry Now Employs More Than Steel Production

Green Career Central

By way of comparison to another industry, there are 9,200 more solar industry jobs than US steel production jobs. Green Jobs Growing

2010 28

Stop Lying To Candidates: Here's a Good Way To Tell Them Why They Didn't Get The Job.

HR Capitalist

PS - make sure those things are real and that the comparison of candidates nets out the way you're describing it. 4. But you're great!

2015 55

Four Steps to Getting Your Dream Job in 2017

Ms. Career Girl

In comparison to another applicants who still need testing, someone who offers exactly what they can fix is an easy first choice. Career Girl.

2017 58

Abandon These 10 Bad Habits

The Job Quest

Career Job Search Asking for Help Change Comparisons Complaining Expectations Hard Work Job Fit Lying Perfection Risk Support Network

5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive

Ms. Career Girl

Social media can often be a space that breeds negativity, criticism and comparisons. Career Girl. Their bio follows. Set the tone early.

Body Shaming : Why You Should Ignore It And Be The Best Version Of You

Ms. Career Girl

After all, from what we’ve learned about the origins of body shaming, it seems that comparisons have a lot to answer for too. Career Girl.

2016 49

How to Create the Perfect Job Posting – Field Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

There are currently around 5 million jobs posted online – in comparison, there are 13.7 million unemployed people in the US and Canada.

Can Your LinkedIn Profile Replace The Traditional Resume?

Career Realism

Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison. ” Related: 3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job. Related Posts.

2014 51

ResumeBear: High Salaries For the College Grad Starting Out!

Resume Bear

Another factor students often consider is how much they might earn once they enter the workforce. Business*. Median starting salary: $54,800. Sciences.

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Why You Should Stop Comparing Yourself With Others (and 3 Important Steps To Stop Comparing With Others)

Personal Excellence Blog

Benefits of Comparing. I do think that comparison has its place in our lives. Do you have any experiences with making comparisons in your life?

2012 23

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You pick up the first two for comparison. Candidate A uses generic phrases that are hard to substantiate. Use numbers in your resume.

Massachusetts Loses Mind: Passes Law Outlawing Employers Asking For Salary History.

HR Capitalist

Let the legal action fly for people who have been wronged in this manner in true "apple to apple" comparisons. I'm pro-equal pay. Lame.  .

Odds Of Landing An Individual Job Through A Job Board Compared To …


Without comparison, it's difficult to see the hopelessness of job board applications. Let's compare odds of being hired from an individual job ad to other odds. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Boards reCareered Blog career career change career coach getting found Job Job board job search Planning pre-screen

5 Criminal Justice Careers for You

Career Alley

The question is, though, what graduates can do with their degree in criminal justice once they embark upon the job market? Note about Salaries. Where.

2014 33

How to Open Up All Corners of Your Soul by Hiring the Right Resume Writer

Career Trend

Today’s post is a side-by-side comparison of the differences between What We (CareerTrend) Do Vs. What Others […].

#HRTECHCONF: Your Employment Brand Has A Pecking Order Like Vegas Hotels.

HR Capitalist

You've got a rough and tumble company in comparison to others? At #hrtechconf this week and if there's one sector that continues to get a lot of buzz, it's all things employment branding. Lots of solutions on the expo floor designed to help you look better than you really are as a company. And that may be the problem, right? The key?

Two Cool Google Tools for Employer Branding


” It was interesting to see the line graphs and the state comparisons, too. Sound familiar?). Why is this interesting? locations.

2014 45

4 Tips For Writing A Powerful Resume

Career Realism

Added $4 million to the bottom line…” Beyond showing revenue, numbers can help provide context of your results through comparisons.

2016 48

Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – Build Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Try framing this as a comparison of how well things were running once your solutions were introduced, to how it was before. graphic on  Pixabay.

2015 101

In Business, Are You The Hunter or The Hunted?


Vivid Comparison. think business and life are a bit more complex than a simple animal kingdom comparison.  Having No Mercy. photo source.

4 Tips For Writing A Powerful Resume

Career Realism

Added $4 million to the bottom line…” Beyond showing revenue, numbers can help provide context of your results through comparisons.

2016 53

Resume Help: How to Make a Long Story Short

Careers Done Write

Analysis included testing the valuation of the swaps against the source system, examining the supporting details to hedge accounting adjustments, and analyzing the trades’ interest rate sensitivities in conjunction with market interest rate movements to develop an expected P&L benchmark for comparison purposes.

2015 57

More Evidence for Supporting Community Colleges

Career Key

Jobs for the Future just came out with a report, " Cost, Commitment, and Attainment in Higher Education: An International Comparison " by Arthur M. Welcome to our career blog. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. degree attainment." Hauptman and Young Kim. John L.

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