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How to Make a Splash in a Competitive Job Market

Career Copilot

How to Make a Splash in a Competitive Job Market With so many qualified people looking for work, it can be tough to stand out from the pile of resumes stacked high on a potential employer’s desk. To say the least, competition is stiff and those looking to land a good career need to stand out from the pack. Does your resume stand out? There [.]

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ResumeBear Hits USA Today: Four online tools for navigating the job market

Resume Bear

Since the beginning of April, many of us, especially seniors, have been wondering where the semester has gone. ResumeBear. Helpful, right? LinkedIn.

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Top 100 Most Powerful Resume Words

Career Realism

In today’s society your resume is the most important document you have to get yourself an interview. Top 100 Power Resume Words. Advanced. Assigned.

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Three Ways to Defeat a Bad Attitude

The Job Quest

My friend and fellow career pro Julie Walraven has written many posts on attitude and how one’s attitude can help or harm a job search.

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When to leave grad school off your resume

Penelope Trunk

Here are five reasons why putting grad school on your resume makes you look bad. Grad school on your resume is a formal announcement of a mistake.

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The career passion myth and how it derails you

Penelope Trunk

You do not need to have a life full of passion. What is that life, anyway? You probably don’t even know what passion is. ” and I stumble.

ResumeBear: 10 Industries Most in Need of Skilled Workers

Resume Bear

Yet not all industries have been hit hard by the recession. Healthcare. As the U.S. Energy. Up to 40% of the individuals employed by U.S. Technology.

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How Do Employers Find Their Ideal Candidate?

Career Realism

Recently on LinkedIn, someone asked how business owners, recruiters, and HR executives find their best candidates. Check the resume for intangibles.

Why Employers Don’t Hire Veterans


VOTC, WOTC, & The American Jobs Act. The Wounded Warriors Tax Credit is another piece of this program.  Not sure what I mean?  Too easy.

Get Hired! What Everyone Wants Is A Good Job

Corn on the Job

His roles include sales, marketing, and business development. Find him on  Twitter  and  Talent Connection. Referral vs. Reference. Keep On Networking.

ResumeBear: Signs an Employee is Job Hunting, Don’t get Caught!

Resume Bear

Particularly if the resume includes their current position in their work history. This could very well lead to one more opening within the company.

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Passed Over for the Job: How to Deal

Career Realism

On a recent  free coaching call , I heard from a loyal blog reader who was feeling distraught. ” Tough situation, huh? felt for this person.

5 Advantages of Using Online Recruitment

Career Copilot

5 Advantages of Using Online Recruitment Online recruitment is defined as utilizing the Internet as a means of matching job seekers and the companies looking to hire them and technology has evolved to a point where companies can also track candidates as they move through the recruitment process. Your Career

HR: Where the Innovation Happens


HR Technology and Innovation. And yet innovation in our industry is everywhere. HR’s Strategic Role in Business Success & Failure.

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Social media transforms the job search, recruitment landscape

Resume Bear

By Pedram Tabibi. Recently I read an interesting article about whether Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can really help people find a job.

How to Sell Yourself and Get Hired

Career Realism

Hello? Is it me you are looking for? Looking for work when you don’t have a job can be incredibly lonely and unrewarding. What impressed me? 1. Varied

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Why You Should Be Job Hunting – Even If You Already Have a Job

Professional Resume Services

Many people feel that consulting job hunting resources and looking for a new job are things that only people who are unemployed should be doing.

Social Network Drives Workplace Innovation & Productivity


Corporate Social Media as Collaboration Alternative. The MECE principle can also be applied to workplace social networks and online collaboration-.

Overlooked E-mail Etiquette Tips Every Young Worker Should Know

Resume Bear

You’ve got mail. Welcome to the working world, youngsters. Use a courteous greeting and closing. Keep it short and sweet. Think before you send.

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What to Do When You Hate Your Job

Career Realism

If you’re not happy with your current job or the people you work with, don’t put up with it! Be proactive about finding a new job. Network.

5 Tips for Connecting With Coworkers at a New Job

Career Alley

“ If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there. ” –   Lewis Carroll. So, you got the job. Congratulations! Now, you actually have to show up and fit in. For some people this is as sweet and easy as taking a bite of pie, but for others it can be the hardest part of a new job. Don’t let this happen to you. Smile!

Domestic Abuse. He Abused Me Emotionally & Physically


Abused Women. Physical & Emotional Domestic Abuse.  . These weekends were a great time to get to know my employees. Stand Up Against Abuse.

Employers Blocking Employees from Social Media Access

Resume Bear

Case In Point – Email & Internet Access, And A Fortune 100 Company. But no….this Hmmm…slight change in position, eh? Seems a bit illogical, right?

Be Optimistic, it Builds Your Self-Confidence

Career Realism

Success Tweet : Choose optimism. It builds your confidence. think it is the foundation of all self-confidence. The Optimist Creed defines them.

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Will You Be Shut Out of Popular Education and Career Choices? 3 Tips for Career Planning Success

Career Key

When changing careers or choosing a career , you may be considering a career option in which many people are interested. What if a required education program has too many applicants, a lot of prerequisites, or is just very selective? Competition to get into some education programs required forin-demand careers can be stiff. Try it with pharmacist.

How to Succeed in your First Management Job

Position Ignition

Many MBA graduates go on to be managers, making the most of all the business, administrative and organisational skills they consolidated and built upon during their degree. However, no matter how well an MBA course equips you for a management career, the practical reality of management can often be very different from the theory. At Work Issues MB

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Who Should You Choose as a Reference?

Professional Resume Services

If you have been in the job market for awhile, you  ask the last people that supervisors or colleagues you have worked with provide a reference.

Career Success Formula: 9 Things Good Workers Believe

Career Realism

There is no such thing as a career success formula you do not already know. Most people know what will bring them on a path to career  success.

Reaching the Potential YOU Know You Have


Completing extremely demanding and. labor intensive projects can be exhausting. unified effort. said, quite surprised, “Why, hello. How are you?”

Want to Get Things Done? Forget About to-Do Lists!

Boomers Next Step

Do you have a to-do list? How How many items are on it? Do you feel like you’ll never finish it? Do you think if you just got organized enough you could ?   Don’t count on it. Because we have lives that are already busy. We can’t stop doing all the usual things to squeeze in [.]. Wisdom Time management

WINNER TAKES ALL: Supreme Court to Determine if Pharma Reps Should Be Classified as "Exempt".

HR Capitalist

They call it the Supreme Court for a reason, right? It's supreme. It's the "decider". SmithKline Beecham Corp. and 5:00 p.m.  Interesting stuff.

Why Teaching is Not a Back-up Career

Career Realism

There will always be children who need to be educated, providing a steady stream of opportunity for educators.

Should I ask my company to reconsider interviewing me for an internal promotion?

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb, I'm hoping you can give me some career advice. I'd really like them to reconsider interviewing me. Anthony. Ask Deb interviewing

6 Ways to Fix Resume Formatting Mistakes and Save Space

Career Solvers

Creating a resume where all the content lays out on the page in a way that is easy to read and visually appealing can be challenging. Modify margins.