2014

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Spark Interviews With a Distinctive Resume Voice

Career Trend

In particular, we discussed how those distinctions might matter when writing a resume.

2014 128

5 Tips for Using Your Existing Knowledge, Expertise & Skills as a Gateway to a New Career

Career Alley

What if you wanted to change careers after completing your studies or working for many years in your qualified industry? It’s never too late. Where.

2014 119

I Urge You Not to Settle

Ms. Career Girl

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. No plans.

2014 110

8 Professional Soft Skills That Shouldn't Be Underestimated (and Why)

Position Ignition

Soft skills are often underestimated, yet their importance can’t be overestimated. Careers Advice

2014 106

The New 10-Step Executive Personal Branding Worksheet

Executive Career Brand

Differentiate your unique ROI for today’s executive job search. You’re every bit as much a brand as Nike, Coke, Pepsi, or the Body Shop.

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Top Questions You Should Not Be Asked

Professional Resume Services

In an interview, it’s all about the questions. The conversation is pretty much a standard question-and-answer format for the most part.

2014 99

Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Women, Pt 1

Hiring Technical People

In the blogosphere and in the press, there is an increasing notice about the lack of women in technical fields and management positions. Of course.

Ten Skills That Will Be Critical for Success in the Workforce

Resume Bear

We have identified ten skills that we believe will be critical for success in the workforce. Sense-making. Social Intelligence. Computational Thinking.

2014 113

Deepening Our Roots on the Shores of Lake Texoma

Career Trend

mature home, really. Built in 1962, this little cabin gives us the slice of […].

2014 102

5 Strategic Job Search Tips

Career Alley

To be unemployed is a distressing experience and is not what one would wish for anyone. Also jot down the important notes at the end. Look Up. Where.

2014 118

Why New Businesses Should Invest in Branded Promotional Items

Ms. Career Girl

Starting a side hustle or a business? Don’t lie. Branded items catch attention and intrigue better than business cards. Think about it. What about you?

2014 98

10 Ways to Explain a Gap in Your CV

Position Ignition

Gaps in CVs are anxiety-inducing. It can be tempting to lie on your CV and pretend that you have no long gaps between jobs. CV & Applications

CV 99

10 Best Ways to Build Your Personal Brand Online

Executive Career Brand

[This is my latest article as Job-Hunt.org''s Personal Branding Expert ]. Don’t write or do anything that will “out” your search. LinkedIn.

2014 146

What If My Dream Employer Calls and I’m Not Ready to Interview?

The Job Quest

It’s so exciting when, after applying for a position with a dream company, you see their name flash on your caller ID. just wing it.

2014 102

A Simple Prescription to Cure Your Marketing Malfunction

Career Makeover Coach

“I am on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter already. I’ve even got a blog. Why isn’t this marketing stuff working?” Marketing

2014 98

Looking for a New Job This Year? Three Things You Should Do Today

Careers Done Write

Happy New Year! We hope that you all had a wonderful holiday season and are rested, re-charged, and ready to start 2014 off right. Hit up your network.

2014 110

3 Questions To Ask At Your Job Interview

Professional Resume Services

There comes a point in good interviews where the job applicant is asked, “do you have any questions for me?” That job is worth it!

2014 94

How You Answer Irrelevant Questions in an Interview, Part 3

Hiring Technical People

Back in More Interview Questions Not to Ask, Part 1 , I said that hiring managers and teams should not ask irrelevant questions. Some of you here, and on LinkedIn and Facebook asked, “How do we answer these questions?” ” Here’s how you do it. If someone asks you “Who do you most admire and why?” Nonsense. Please.

2014 77

How to Compete in Today’s Job Market

WorkAlpha

It is well-known that in today’s economy, job seekers face unprecedented challenges. One of them is the large number of applicants chasing just a few openings, but another is their lack of understanding of the rules of the competition. The post How to Compete in Today’s Job Market appeared first on WorkAlpha.

How to Respond Boldly When Shift Happens

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter When shift happens in your life and your career, are you ready to enact the bold moves?

2014 96

7 Hot Career Paths if You Enjoy Working with Children

Career Alley

VARIOUS JOBS. NANNY – Nanny services are in high demand.  HIGHER PAY CHILDCARE RELATED JOBS. Then I’m sure I made the right choice.”

2014 114

Why PR Can Benefit from More Female Leaders

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why PR Can Benefit from More Female Leaders appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Master Empathy. Make New Connections. Stay Cutting Edge.

8 Ways to Deal with Competitive Peers

Position Ignition

At work, you may have noticed people in your peer group who are clearly trying to make their way to the top of the organisation. They don’t care whose toes they have to tread on – and that includes yours. At Work Issues

2014 88

How Do I Find a Job in the “Hidden” Job Market?

Executive Career Brand

You’ve probably heard about the hidden executive job market, but do you really know what it is, why it exists, and how to take advantage of it?

2014 143

So You Want to Become a Manager. Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Great One?

The Job Quest

For some, but not all , moving into a management position is a natural evolution in one’s career. They raise awareness. They coach. Managers: 1.

2014 98

Five Distractions Keeping You From Making More Money as a Coach or Holistic Practitioner

Career Makeover Coach

Are you really interested in making more money as a coach, consultant, or holistic practitioner? It seems like the answer would be obvious right?

How many credentials after a name on a resume?

Careers Done Write

Dear Debra: I have my credentials at the top of my resume and cover letter just after my name. recruiter told me that this is an overload.

2014 106

One Great Way To Target Your Status Updates

Professional Resume Services

I hope you are on LinkedIn, because it is one of the fastest-growing ways to network with other professionals. 53% are interested in company news.

2014 91

Three Tips for Answering “Tell Me About Yourself”

Hiring Technical People

I’ve said I don’t like the “Tell me About Yourself” question long ago and more recently. It’s not a useful question. But that’s not going to stop interviewers from asking it. Here are my three tips for answer this question. Remember that you are not your degrees or certifications. Here are some examples.

2014 76

New Fanshawe College Pathfinder Uses Career Key's Career and College Major Test

Career Key

The online Fanshawe Pathfinder is the first college recruitment and admissions tool in Canada and the U.S. to use Personality-Major Match TM.

5 Simply Positive Things You Can Do to Get Results During Your Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Job search, akin to moving to a new town often is unfamiliar, disconcerting and frightening.

2014 93

12 Job Search Blunders You Don’t Want to Make

Career Alley

“ I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific. Other times it is one of those “really?”

2014 107

If You’re Living Without A Mentor, You’re Not Living

Ms. Career Girl

Frankly, my career in my early twenties has been more like a perpetual pain tolerance test for emotional whiplash. To put it simply: it has hurt.

The Biggest Barrier To Career Change And What To Do About It

Position Ignition

Stuck in a rut, but petrified of taking the big leap? Trapped by a high salary, strong track record or the expectations of family and friends? You know you want out, but everyone around you says you’d be insane to give up what you have? Lucy Watson explores how to overcome the voices holding you back. Career Change

2014 81