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7 Helpful Tips for the 21st Century Job Seeker

Career Copilot

7 Helpful Tips for the 21st Century Job Seeker. Times aren’t easy these days. You’ll hear it everywhere, the economy is stuck in a rut, the U.S. is in unbearable debt, unemployment hovers around 10% and skilled workers are taking jobs far below their pay level. Career CoPilot - It's your Career - Don't Fly Solo.

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Bad Habits that Are Driving Your Coworkers Crazy

Resume Bear

Everyone has bad habits that have a way of showing their face while you’re at work. Constant complaining. So you’re having a bad day.

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The Groupon Effect - From a Business and Individual Point of View

Jobacle

"Save $51.75 for a 12-Month National Geographic Magazine Subscription. Eighty per cent off teeth whitening treatment. The Dot Com Success Story.

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Avoid Mind Reading

Hiring Technical People

Long ago, when I was single, one of my managers refused to give me new development work because I was dating a guy who lived out of the state. “You’ll go marry him and then where will I be?” ” he asked. “I’ll be down a developer.” “I’ll be looking for another job.” “Sure I would.

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Thank you, thank you very much!

Careers Done Write

When coaching clients, I frequently hear, “Do I really need to send a thank you letter after an interview? Isn’t that old-fashioned?

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Weighing in: 3 Job Search Fitness Tips

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Following our New Year’s resolution to get fit, my husband, Rob, and I have lost a combined total of nearly 40 lbs. During my last weigh-in, the scale’s little pound-marker quivered between a 19 and 20 lb. net loss. With 15 lbs.

ResumeBear Uses Content Marketing To Explode Awareness

Resume Bear

Posted by Nick O’Neill on March 27th, 2012. Some startups think that getting press is the secret to building awareness of their product.

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Application Forms And Resumes – Why Both?

Professional Resume Services

Many companies require prospective employees to complete a job application form when you get to the interview. Make phone calls. Get the interview.

9 Tips to Staying Positive While Looking for a Job

Career Realism

Don’t let the media and the news put you down. No matter how bad they say it is companies are always looking to hire the best available staff.

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Five Reasons Scars Are Better than Perfection

The Job Quest

One day my four-year-old son was sitting on my lap, intently studying my face. Finally, he asked, “What’s that?” “Ah, yes.

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Stay Away From These Online Job Scams

Resume Bear

The number of online scams is huge and growing. It is important to recognize these techniques and know how to react when they are being used.

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10 Tips For Improving Your LinkedIn Profile

Professional Resume Services

LinkedIn has become one of the most effective social networking sites for business professionals. Keep it concise and communicate clearly.

5 Things to Fix Before Your Resume Leaves Your Desk

Career Realism

Recruiters are not very forgiving. Many companies have names that are easy to misspell. Companies want to feel they are contacting a professional.

Imprisoned by the Comfort Zone

The Job Quest

” My friend and fellow career pro Shahrzad Arasteh commented on the imagery conveyed by this quotation. rather uneasy feeling, isn’t it?

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Resumebear helping veterans entering the civilian workforce

Resume Bear

Yet many veterans struggle with finding employment in the civilian world. In addition, the jobless rate for post-9/11 veterans was 12.1 military.

Top 6 Things You May Be Forgetting On Your Resume

Corn on the Job

Mike Ryan is a Search Marketing Specialist at iProspect and a Managing Partner/ Resume Consultant at the resume writing service , DreamResume.  Mike has a great depth of experience, starting as an hourly employee at a startup and aggressively working his way up in the ranks, where he now drives digital success for the world’s best brands. 

LinkedIn Networking 101: What Not to Do

Career Realism

Let’s face it. Getting what you want in life requires the salesperson in all of us to come out. One very important aspect of sales is networking.

5 Top Tips for Freelancing Success

Career Alley

“ It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste time.” ” – Henry Ford.

Acing that Job Interview Resumebear Tips

Resume Bear

Sweating the small stuff can be the difference between landing a job and remaining on the sidelines. Cross your t’s. Stick to the facts. Wrong.

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Savor success. Forget failure.

Penelope Trunk

My son already has experience taking care of an animal and selling it. Last year, his 4-H project was pigs. If you guessed marbling, you guessed right.

5 Tips to Creating a Great Professional Blog

Career Realism

Blogging has become a viable marketing tool for professionals who are applying for work or those who are trying to establish a personal brand.

5 Mistakes to AVOID when Implementing Internal Collaboration Tool

Blogging4jobs

Pitfalls of An Employee Collaboration Tool. The workplace is evolving to embrace social media.  A recent study of U.S. Sound simple?  Gaps in policies.

ResumeBear: Looking for a career in healthcare?

Resume Bear

From nursing to neuroscience, the healthcare industry is swelling at an almost frightening pace. Public Health Careers. Healthcare Administration.

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How To Use Google Plus for Professional Networking [10 Smart Ways]

The Undercover Recruiter

Unless you have lived in a cave for a while, you cannot have missed the launch of Google Plus. The question is. Do up that profile of yours.

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6 Reasons Internships Are a Must in College

Career Realism

A growing number of universities now require students to complete an internship before graduation. Discover What You Do and Don’t Like.

How Recruiters Use Social Media to Find Talent & Hire Online

Blogging4jobs

For Job Seekers: Online Job Search Tips & Advice. According to a study done in 2011 by Jobvite, 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to find new talent.

Pinterest is Bridging The Gap Between Social Media’s Emotional,Commercial Cross-over

Resume Bear

This is a great week for reflection on what makes people take action.  Interestingly enough, social media is very similar.  pinterest resumebear

Overview Of a Career As a Surgeon's

Jobacle

Surgeons are responsible for correcting deformities, treating diseases, and repairing injuries by performing surgeries.

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Exploring Career Clusters and Career Pathways by Holland Personality Type

Career Key

Need to choose a career cluster or pathway ? If you haven't taken a valid assessment of your Holland types yet, please take the Career Key career test.

4 Ways for Moms to Break Back into a Career

Career Realism

Many women are faced with a tough hiring road if they have left the workforce to raise children. Here are four strategies that can get you hired.

The End of F-Commerce?

Resume Bear

As I wrote in my Pinterest piece last week, Facebook is emotion-driven and not a commerce-driven network.  Discuss products, services and needs. 

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What Job Seekers Need to Know About Today's Digital Market

Jobacle

If you are looking for a job, you need to understand that the job market is highly digital now.

SOCIAL MEDIA 101: There's No Such Thing As a Neutral Social Media Profile Picture.

HR Capitalist

There's a lot of fear out there in the HR World related to social media.  So it makes sense that I'm going to add to the fear, right? The brain.

Quick Fixes to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

Career Realism

When you first joined LinkedIn , it made sense to fill out quick facts to get the profile up and running, just to start connecting with others.