Sat.Apr 14, 2012 - Fri.Apr 20, 2012

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Finding Your Voice in Social Media

Resume Bear

Social media is primarily text-based. This is how you build trust and credibility online. It’s also how you show people who you really are.

Using Social Networks to Enhance your Career Prospects

Career Copilot

Today there aren’t many people who don’t have at least one social networking account. From Facebook, to LinkedIn, social networks provide the perfect opportunity for getting in touch with those you value the most, as well as broadening your horizons. When it comes to your career, you should exercise caution when social networking.

Be Aware of Your Weaknesses

The Job Quest

Today, we have a guest post by Erin Palmer on how knowing your weaknesses can be a benefit. Never Ignore Your Weaknesses. Do an Honest Self-Assessment.

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10 Keys To a Memorable Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

With so much misinformation about personal branding  bombarding us across social media, it’s easy to see why people are confused. Targeting. Passion.

Proven Ways to Boost Office Morale: ResumeBear

Resume Bear

With the economy picking back up, it’s only a matter of time before job turnover also starts speeding up again. Get a dog. Allow browsing.

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ResumeBear Launches New Resources, Surpasses 100,000 Daily Visitors to Premier Job Site

Resume Bear

ResumeBear launches new job board features, new College & University Program, and new Success Center, attracting over 100,000 daily visitors.

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56% Employees Won’t Work at Company Who Blocks Social Media


Facebook & Internet Access Key to Employee Productivity. Employee Engagement Tied to Access to Social Media Networks.

How to Follow Up After the Interview

Career Realism

Proper and effective follow-up after any kind of interview , informational, phone, or in-person, is incredibly important. Do you know why?

Your biggest career decision is who you marry

Penelope Trunk

Sheryl Sandberg, the woman who runs Facebook ,   has said that the most important career choice you’ll make is who you marry. Network. Really. Really.

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Headline Bloopers That Probably Got Someone Fired

Resume Bear

One of the most important skills a copy editor can have is a dirty, skeptical mind. Chink in the Armor. before heading out for the night. French B.O.

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INFOGRAPHIC: How Your Facebook Picture Can Damage Your Personal Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Tweet. Can a good picture help your personal brand? Maybe. Can a bad photo on Facebook ruin your brand? Absolutely. Image credit JD Hancock.

Top 8 Tips for Job Fair Success

Career Realism

Walking into a job fair may seem like a daunting task. Do your homework. This information is generally made available to participants. Arrive early.

Asking for job search help effectively

Write Solution

Photo by Coletivo Mambembe via Flickr. Following is a recent LinkedIn exchange I had with a complete stranger. Best, Dawn. Albert. Target. Focus.

Can You Have One Too Many Interviews in Your Job Search?

Resume Bear

How many times you interview for a given job can go a long way in determining whether or not you get the position you seek.

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What Makes You Different from Other Job Candidates?

Career Rocketeer

If you are currently looking for a new job, you are very well aware that the number of people looking for jobs outnumbers the jobs that are now available. ?If If you happen to be one of those job seekers, you realize that you are competing against the odds. The question is: “How can you make yourself stand [.]. Personal Branding Margaret Buj SEO1

Sell Yourself to a Potential Employer With Your CV

Career Realism

A CV is your chance to sell yourself to a potential employer and it has to be well written. Set the Scene. It’s a convincing pitch.

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Embracing Mobile, Evolving Technology, & Generation C


The Year of Mobile Courtesy of Generation C. Of those middle school mobile owners, almost 91% have the ability to send texts and access the mobile web.

LinkedIn Tip: Be Sure To Add Skills To Your LinkedIn Profile

Resume Bear

By Sean R. Nicholson. The Skills feature of a LinkedIn profile is one of the most often overlooked features, but one that is critical to anyone leveraging LinkedIn to develop a social network or look for a job. Note that when you find a specific skill, related skills are listed on the right side of the page. Cheers! About the Author.

How to Sell Yourself and Land Your Dream Job


And surprisingly, it’s not that different than selling any other product of service. Network. This can’t be stressed enough.

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How to Ask for a Raise

Career Realism

Asking for a pay raise is a common thought on nearly every employee’s mind. No matter how much you make, you will always want more. How do you fit in?

Looking at the Full Package for the Salary Range Question

The Job Quest

When buying a car, do you just look at the amount of the monthly payment? In theory, you shouldn’t. Dental/vision insurance. 401K match. Uniform.

How To Survive and Thrive in Your New Job [5 Useful Tactics]

The Undercover Recruiter

Tweet. Drum roll, please! You have landed your first or new job. Congratulations! You are on your way to be career happy. You will make mistakes.

Nailing that Job Interview in 5 Simple Steps

Career Copilot

It’s no secret that finding a job is pretty difficult in the current economic climate. Everyone from university graduates with little experience, to industry professionals are struggling to bag their dream jobs. So how much of it is in your hands? If you’re lucky enough to bag an interview, what steps can you take to [.].

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Fearless Networking – Connect for Results

Career Realism

In my last article, I covered some basics of LinkedIn networking and I had a really good response. hate that! So how do we meet those right people are?

Why Managers Hate HR’s Love Affair with Big Data


How Human Resources Uses Big Data Reporting. On Monday, the Wall Street Journal published an article on Moneyball and the HR Department.


INFOGRAPHIC: How Your Facebook Picture Can Damage Your Personal Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Can a good picture help your personal brand? Maybe. Can a bad photo on Facebook ruin your brand? Absolutely. Image credit JD Hancock

Where can I put non work related achievements on resume?

Careers Done Write

Hi Deb: At the age of 19, I traveled alone to India to study Buddhism because of my strong philosophical interest. Fiona. Ask Deb resume

How to Use Weird Interview Questions to Your Advantage

Career Realism

Some time ago I was interviewed by the website for a story about weird interview questions. But what if there is no policy?

Are YOU Facebook Official?

Ms. Career Girl

Recently, my friend has started dating a guy exclusively. Facebook official” has become almost a new layer of a relationship. It is THE thing to do.

How NOT to Ask for a Raise or Promotion

The Undercover Recruiter

Tweet. Many of us need to rethink the way we ask for promotions and raises, because when we do ask, often it ain’t pretty. ” I ask.

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Two Sides to Every Conversation


We all spend a significant amount of time working on the phone, as well as meeting with individuals face-to-face. Growth comes from doing. Two Sides.

I Get It: 4 Ways I Can Tell You Don't Like Voice Mail (and what I think about each of them.)

HR Capitalist

Wow - someone might actually pick up. Analog interaction ensues. What a complete waste of time. I kid. And that's probably more needed. Communication

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Executive Job Search: Do you Need to Cut Your Hair to be a Chief Executive?

Position Ignition

How easy is it nowadays for women to land senior roles? How useful are secondment opportunities for career development at this level?

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How to Explain a Missing Job Requirement

Career Realism

Dear J.T. & Dale: There is a job I am very interested in applying for. Is there any way around a missing requirement? – Lisa. Hopeless.