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How to Practice Social Media Etiquette

Resume Bear

Are there really rules for etiquette on social media? As children we are all usually told to mind our P’s & Q’s. Engage key influencers. Be honest.

Disrupting Your Resume

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter “I feel like the resume is a good book I want to read again. It looked great the first time, but I know I’ll get more out of it when I read through it several more times.” ” The above quote was the BEST gift I could have received during any given business [.] No related posts.

New Year Resolutions Professionals SHOULD Make

Ms. Career Girl

What resolutions should you be making in the new year? When the calendar flipped to 2012, it ushered in a new year of potential and possibilities.

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15 Conversation Starters That Make Networking Events Great


Beat the biggest problem people have with networking events. Some ideas on how to break the ice at your next networking event or just on the street.

Ways to Spot a Job Scam

Resume Bear

For the unemployed, job scams are like a kick in the shins when you’re already down. It’s bound to happen — but don’t let it get you down.

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Study: How Do Employers Manage Social Media?

Resume Bear

Social media has become a major player in recruitment (and well, everything else), so it is important to understand how companies are using it today.

4 Ways to Avoid Looking Like a Job Hopper on Your Resume

Career Realism

If you have had a series of jobs lasting one to two years, then you may look like a job hopper and these are big red flags on your resume. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Resume & Cover Letter advice career expert hopper job resume search

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The 4 Types Of Resumes

Professional Resume Services

When it comes to writing resumes, you’ll have to decide before you start writing just what type of resume you want to have. There are 4 popular types of resumes and each one fulfills a specific function quite well. Chronological Resume – Perhaps the most popular resume type because it lists your work history

12 Reasons to Take Unpaid Internships

Corn on the Job

Do you want to know who was heavily against unpaid internships in 2008?  Oh, that would be me. 12 Reasons to Take Unpaid Internships: 1. Drinking?

Online Reputation and Your Search for a New Job

Resume Bear

That being said, it only takes one online slip up to mess up an otherwise impressive resume during an employer background check.

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How to Ace the Panel Interview

Career Realism

Had a call for a panel interview recently? The mere thought of fielding a whole team of interviewers can be enough to put your stomach in knots. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Interviewing advice career expert interview job search

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5 Key Elements of a Strong Online Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

5 Key Elements of a Strong Online Personal Brand is a post from: Executive Career Brand. What job seeker doesn’t? Relevance. Quality. Diversity.

Ten Reasons Why Your Resume Isn’t Working

Career Solvers

I don’t know what it is about resumes. You think there is one acceptable resume format for your industry. hear this a lot. Probably not.

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Post-College Career Searching in Tough Economic Times

Resume Bear

Career searching is a daunting task under the best of circumstances. Attracting Attention. Don’t allow your students to make excuses.

Position Yourself for a Promotion

Career Realism

Position yourself for a promotion today! The most important thing you can do in your current role is to under promise and over deliver. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Climbing the Ladder advice career expert job promotion salary search

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The power of value in salary negotiations

Write Solution

Last year, I wrote for a wife; then her husband. They kept in touch and we’ve built an amiable relationship over time. went back to my project.

Finding Alternative Funding Options to Pay For Your Career

Position Ignition

If you are considering a career change there are many avenues and options which you need to consider. How you will fund it is one. Thanks to TotalProfessions, they have shared with us initially their thoughts around how to get funding via loans or by getting your company to fund you through your studies. To find out more about Research Council.

Have A Blog? 3 Ways to Get It Noticed

Resume Bear

You may have read here that having a blog can be beneficial factor in your job search (or career). Consider these tips below: Commenting. Article by.

3 Great Activities to Keep Your Job Search Moving – And They’re Not Job Search Related!

Career Realism

Sometimes job searches can wear on a person’s motivation to keep moving forward, especially if the search has lasted for weeks or months. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Job Search advice career expert job search

How To Deal With Criticism


Criticism can be hard to deal with especially in the workplace, but if you can learn to handle criticism you have learnt a great skill. Is It Fair?

Measuring Job Hunt Success: The Unsolicited Call

The Job Quest

So I asked Steve if he would be willing to share more on that topic. And he was more than happy to do so! Not exactly. In a word: performance.

Social Recruiting: Advice From A COO

Resume Bear

We all know social recruiting is on the rise (see here, here and here for more advice on social job seeking).  What do you think of Alcide’s advice?

3 Things Bad Career Coaches Don’t Want You to Know

Career Realism

The career coaching industry is like any industry: There are the good, the bad, and the ugly. And that last group gives us all a bad name! To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Job Search advice blog career coach expert job search

4 Things Every Employer Loves to Hear From a Candidate

Career Rocketeer

If you’re a job seeker on this site, I know exactly what you’re looking for. You could be perusing your favorite blog or double-checking your Facebook newsfeed, but you’re here instead – looking for what exactly it takes to get hired today (tomorrow works too, right?). Unfortunately, there is no single magic spell or formula that can guarantee [.].

Should You Hire People Based on Puzzles, Riddles and Other Trendy Tricks?

HR Capitalist

You've seen the questions. How much wood would a woodchuck code if a woodchuck could sling code? Or some S*## like that. Google and some other trendy companies are famous for having riddles and complicated brainteasers as a part of their hiring process. What's the point? Interesting take. Let me see some work product you did in your last job.

Dealing with Poorly Performing Coworkers

Resume Bear

You’re a professional, right? You go to work and do your job – and you take pride in putting forth the effort to do it well. Assess the Problem.

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Are You Offensive When You Network?

Career Realism

If this sounds like your networking behavior, it might be time to work with a coach who can help you polish up your approach during a job search. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Networking advice career coach expert job mania network search

How Employers View Your Online Presence

Career Rocketeer

It’s common to hear, these days, about how important a strong online presence can be in a job search… and it is! It’s highly likely, in today’s job market, that at some point in the hiring process, a potential employer will look you up on LinkedIn and “Google” your name to see what they find. [.]. Personal Branding SEO1

4 Ways to Prevent Office Weight Gain


You sit at an office desk all day, making phone calls and working on important projects. Avoid Potlucks.

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Stressful Job? How to Find Inner Peace at Work.

Resume Bear

It’s OK to stop and breathe. Deep down you might even  the chaos because, well, a job without a challenge can be terribly boring. Take a Deep Breath.

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Appearances Matter in Your Job Search

Career Realism

Whether you’re applying for engineer jobs, sales jobs, media jobs or some other professional position, appearances matter in your job search. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Job Search advice appearance career engineer expert job path search

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When to Go to Human Resources?

Career Makeover Coach

Guest Post: Amy Chambers writes in association with Join Insurance (, the recruitment wing of RBS Insurance. If you’re interested in opportunities in the insurance jobs sector then visit their website today. It’s an exciting challenge to start a new job – especially if it’s your first experience of employment.

Should I make myself younger to compete in job market?

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I work for a large aerospace company. elected severance. But, do I really need Juvederm and Botox to get a new job? Remove graduation dates.

[Pic] The Happiness Manifesto

Personal Excellence Blog

Following the latest article on How To Be Happy , here’s the manifesto version as an easy reminder for every day life. Read: LA Meet-Up Details.