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Work Portfolios: The Best Job Interview Tool You’re Not Using

JobMob

3 Reasons to Have a Work Portfolio. You might feel a little strange compiling a work portfolio, especially if you have to fill it with rather abstract reports and things, which you might if you’re in a certain type of work. What is a Work Portfolio, Anyway?

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5 Benefits of Creating an Online Portfolio

Career Realism

The importance of having a professional online presence is more important than ever, and an online portfolio will certainly increase your visibility and presence. Creating your portfolio website allows you to share and showcase your work easily with the employers you’d like to work for.

A Personal Snapshot of the Recruitment Training Industry

The Undercover Recruiter

Other broad recruitment training areas include things like Candidate Management, Headhunting, Building A Client Portfolio and Candidate Interviewing Skills. Less a ‘client portfolio’ and more a list of ad-hoc customers with minimal loyalty or buy-in.

Redefined: 5 Keys To Today’s Resumes

Career Realism

For everyone but the youngest—or savviest—job seekers, your idea of a resume is probably very similar to Merriam-Webster’s definition: a short document describing your education, work history, and so on, that you give an employer when you are applying for a job.

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5 Tips for Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

You can easily check to see if a company has a presence on one of the many social media sites, like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google Plus (almost all are on one or more sites these days). Social media has definitely changed the times in which we live.

Recession-proof Yourself – Part 2

Job Hunt Doctor

Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Career Architects About Ethan What Students Say « Why wouldn’t they hire me? Now, for a fresh graduate with nothing (much) to show for, doing free work will most definitely build your portfolio. Ultimate Career Career Worth Living For! Part 1) This is not right! » Recession-proof Yourself – Part 2 Continuing from where I left off last week… Free Work.

Reaching Your “Goals” With Video Resumes

Corn on the Job

Yesterday I received a message on Twitter from Brian Mosely ( @bmose14 ), asking me to review a new video he created for his job search. I’ll definitely keep everyone up to speed on what is happening. Come back and comment on this post, or let me know on Twitter!

No Job Experience? You Can Still Write a Great Resume

Career Rocketeer

a public relations portfolio) then this could substitute for job experience. A one-page cover letter can definitely get this done. Follow @GreatResume on twitter for quick job search, resume and cover letter tips that you can start using today.

How to Use a Personal Website When Searching for a New Job

Career Alley

Personal websites aren’t the only tool that you can use to set yourself apart, but they are definitely the most informative, user-friendly, and non-restrictive option. Do you have an online portfolio you’d like to share? You can find Mona and Resunate on Facebook and Twitter. “ If you don’t like who you are and where you are, don’t worry about it because you’re not stuck either with who you are or where you are. you can grow.

7 Income Ideas for Work at Home Moms

Ms. Career Girl

Feed Nicoles Twitter addiction by chatting with her here. Although I’m not a stay at home mom I’m definitely thinking of using some of these ideas for myself. Get your portfolio together and offer your services to local business. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

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7 Life-Changing Job Trends You Need to Know About

JobMob

but what has changed is that the definition of an honest-to-goodness full-time permanent job now looks uncomfortably like an honest-to-goodness full-time here-today-gone-tomorrow job.”. The world of work is changing. Here’s how to deal with it well. This is a guest post by Donna Sweidan.

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Boomer Retirement – Unconventional Solutions for Unconventional Times

Boomers Next Step

What we do have are falling property values, struggling portfolios, and retirement savings that aren’t quite what we want them to be.

Why You Must Freelance Between Jobs (and How To Get Started)

JobMob

It definitely requires a lot of work and may even call for a serious part-time commitment. Some have been from clients while others have come from people I connected with on Twitter and LinkedIn. Follow him on Twitter @AdamGreenMedia.

5 Latest Ways to get the Job with the Help of Social Media

Career Alley

You can easily check to see if a company has a presence on one of the many social media sites, like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google Plus. Link to yourself : Not only can you link to your blog, but you can, and should, link to your resume, web site or portfolio.

8 Strategies To Stop Networking & Start Building Genuine Professional Relationships

Career Realism

Once you grasp this definition and approach networking from this context, your dread will dissipate and you will feel much more positive about utilizing this strategy. Your account provides space for your resume, cover letter, portfolio, references, work samples and much more.

Refocus Your Career Development: The Power of Connecting In Person

Career Key

But its definitely more of a challenge, especially for the less outgoing, to talk to people. ► March (3) What’s in My Garage: Getting My Career Portfolio U. 3 Ways to Use Twitter to Explore Careers and Job O.

When Life Throws You Curve Balls: How To Manage Uncertainty

Personal Excellence Blog

Hence, I asked myself: “How can I ensure the business will definitely succeed?” ” He answered, “I would continue to build the portfolio of my investment company. Do share this article on Facebook and Twitter. Do you face uncertainty in your life?

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In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

Definitely something to pay attention to! At first, I thought this was important information for reflection; yet, I had no idea that you would show me how I could transfer these necessary insights into a viable working portfolio."- Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

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7 Tips To Get Off Unemployment ASAP From Someone Who’s Been There

JobMob

I was kicking myself for not doing that sooner because call-backs definitely became more frequent. Even if there’s nothing available, you can still make connections and send off your resume and/or portfolio to the powers that be.

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How Can Social Media Affect Your Job Search?

Jennifer Anthony

If you have it on your resume, then the employer will definitely look at it. This is not the days of “3 references” anymore, now your 3 references are Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Attach samples of your resume, portfolio or any certifications you have. By Erin Kennedy. People have been fired over what they’ve said in blog posts or on social media sites.

How Can Social Media Affect Your Job Search?

Jennifer Anthony

If you have it on your resume, then the employer will definitely look at it. This is not the days of “3 references&# anymore, now your 3 references are Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Attach samples of your resume, portfolio or any certifications you have. By Erin Kennedy. People have been fired over what they’ve said in blog posts or on social media sites.

5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them)

Corn on the Job

I definitely preferred the behaviorally-based questions, and completely loathed the traditional ones. My guess is, for someone like you, it’s more about a portfolio. Subscribe & Connect Search Twitter @ jeffcarroll I should have been more specific.i

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Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I wake up Wednesday at 4am to a phone call: The Guardian, in London, asking for an interview about my miscarriage twitter. Your little twitter has added a huge flake to the snowball of feminist chatter I hear in the halls on campus and I wanted to thank you for that. Twitter is the great dumbing down of humanity. Most twitter is the intellectual equipment of vomit. My sympathy on the compulsion to twitter.

30DLBL Day 28 – Write a Letter to Your Future Self

Personal Excellence Blog

I should add it to my bucket list But I do keep a portfolio for my kids. D Hmm, maybe I’ll even get a Twitter account so I can follow Celes and her fans there… 8.1 In the meantime though, if you prefer to do 30DLBL blog version, you can definitely do that :D.

Sorry, I probably won't read your cover letter

Corn on the Job

Reply 2 Rich DeMatteo January 27, 2010 at 10:48 pm Hey Rachel – yep, I definitely like the cover letter in the body of the e-mail rather than as an attachment. Reply 8 Rich DeMatteo January 27, 2010 at 10:53 pm I definitely love the cover letter in the e-mail. If they ask for a cover letter, definitely add the attachment. I usually provide a link to my portfolio, blog or extended resume if it’s applicable to the position, but is it worth my time to do it?

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

Job Career HR human resources recruiter executive executives manager consultant headhunter staffing hiring alumni education training coaching business project managers program PM methodology PMI PMP certification certificate PMO portfolio PDU classes information technology IT…. If you liked this article, you should definitely see our Top 60 LinkedIn Groups for Job Seekers and Recruiters. More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn.

7 Lessons We Can Learn from The Kardashians on Life and Success (Yes, I’m Serious)

Personal Excellence Blog

The Kardashians have definitely, IMO, risen above the infamy of Kim’s sex tape scandal in 2007, and continue to be increasingly successful today. So, I think Kim definitely earns a tick in my book for the way she handles adversities.

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If you've got it, flaunt it

Corn on the Job

I’m not for anything that is a waste, so after reading this quick rant you definitely shouldn’t go nutty banana party on your resume, stretching it for pages and pages. Thanks for leaving your thoughts, and we will definitely talk about Linkedin and Google at some point.

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Our Engagement Shoot in Scotland, Part 2: Photos in Edinburgh! (Feat: Tantallon Castle, Cramond Beach, Edinburgh City)

Personal Excellence Blog

Like our Glasgow shots, I made some color adjustments, photographic refinements and minor retouching, but Joanna and Jan definitely take the full props for the wonderful photos. Check out more of their portfolio and photography services at OrangeLemur.com !).

Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends

Jennifer Anthony

One site that is gaining notoriety is VisualCV, a site that allows you to house your portfolio of your personal marketing documents in one location. By signing up for a free account, you can add your work samples, charts, graphs, audio, video and images to your portfolio.

5 Latest Ways to get the Job with the Help of Social Media

Career Alley

You can easily check to see if a company has a presence on one of the many social media sites, like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google Plus. Link to yourself : Not only can you link to your blog, but you can, and should, link to your resume, web site or portfolio.

How to Get Started Blogging

Career Tips Blog

I like to see people use their own name for personal blogging so it becomes a hub and electronic portfolio for their online presence. I began posting just once a month a few years ago on this blog and I can definitely recommend it as a low stress way to begin.

Favorite Stocks, Favorite Brands?

Ms. Career Girl

Then we started talking about some of the stocks she loves and holds in her personal portfolio. Feed Nicoles Twitter addiction by chatting with her here. You could definitely be quite successful with that strategy if you have the right timing.

will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

Ask A Manager

I’ve interviewed people who were clearly in the 40s and who were totally unprofessional, so it can definitely work the other way. If you are not comfortable with the look you are putting on then it will definitely show through. 1 key is definitely how you present yourself.

Stop Searching, Start Working: 2 Things You Should do while Unemployed

Ms. Career Girl

They put you in touch with people in your industry, build your portfolio and make it possible to can eat on a regular basis. Follow her on Twitter. Career Girl on Twitter @ AuntieAnnes awesome! Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

Thank You, God, for Giving me Anxiety

Ms. Career Girl

My anxiety was definitely NOT my friend during these times. This engine is my “career insurance policy,” and my career’s “portfolio diversification strategy.” Feed Nicoles Twitter addiction by chatting with her here. Career Girl on Twitter @ AuntieAnnes awesome!

Looking for Career Options and Career Opportunities in President.

Career Key

JIST 2009) Although I have not yet read it, if it is as helpful as Dr. Shatkin’s other books like 50 Best Jobs for Your Personality , then it is definitely worth reading. ► March (3) What’s in My Garage: Getting My Career Portfolio U.

The Two-Dimensional You: Creating a Successful Personal Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Now that you have defined yourself, it’s time to create a visual representation of that definition. It is helpful to sit down with friends or associates and brainstorm how the verbal definitions you discovered via Part A, can be visually represented. Tweet.

Visual Resumes

Evil HR Lady

Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz 22comments: apu said. My job involves a lot of writing so I have a normal regular resume (although I do use a little bit of color on it) and I have an online portfolio of my work that I also link to at the bottom of my cover letter.

Note Taking Doesn't End After College

Ms. Career Girl

Before the interview, Google them, go to their website, visit their Twitter page, check out their Facebook profile, and read any articles written about them. In the leather portfolio or folder you bring to the interview (you better have one!), Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.