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CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 3 Clues Your LinkedIn Profile Needs A Tune-Up
| SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2013
Every day, employers and recruiters comb LinkedIn to find fresh, available talent available for hot job opportunities. But If not, your LinkedIn Profile might be letting them (and you) down, with insufficient detail and a lack of brand messaging to tell them they’re in the right place. Phrases To Delete From Your LinkedIn Profile.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Phrases To Delete From Your LinkedIn Profile
| SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2013
Phrases that are taboo on resumes like, “Self-motivated team player,” are creeping back into lists of job hunter credentials on LinkedIn. Unfortunately, these mundane, dry, and redundant phrases can make it difficult for you to maximize the power of LinkedIn in a job search. It’s your readers about it. Job Search career
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] How Long Should A Resume Be?
| TUESDAY, JULY 7, 2015
Today’s job applicants have a major challenge – finding the right balance for their resume. Going too long on a resume you lose the hiring manager’s attention. Going too short on the resume you end up not hitting enough keywords and terms to match what the Applicant Tracking System (ATS) is looking for to secure a good ranking.
WRITE SOLUTION [Industry, LinkedIn] Stop with the bad resume advice
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2011
Another job seeker thrown for a loop by well-meaning, but oh-so-wrong, out-dated guidance I started the process of unraveling two of the resume myths that linger … yet again. You hit a hot button topic for me. I do not limit resume page length based on some arbitrary “rule” unfounded in any logic or reason. Oh no!
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Steps To Building Relationships With Recruiters On LinkedIn
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
7 Steps To Building Relationships With Recruiters On LinkedIn. RELATED : 6 Things Recruiters Want To See On Your LinkedIn Profile. In a market as tight as this one, it takes more than a superlative resume to get attention. First, begin with the best possible LinkedIn profile targeted to your audience. 1. Work It Daily.
CAREER BRANDER [Industry, LinkedIn] Your Personal QR Code-Resume 3.0?
| SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011
Your personal brand is something that constantly needs to be maintained and groomed in order to be seen as legitimate in your industry. Resumes are evolving. Let’s face it, paper resumes are likely to go the same direction as CDs and paperbacks, progressing into something more digital. Maybe not. But how?
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] Visual Resumes: Will They Help Or Are They Hype? [TECH TUESDAY]
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014
In the competition to win job interviews, some savvy job seekers are turning to visual resumes: infographic resumes, presumes, social resumes and more. Content is king: The content within your visual resume, should you choose to use one, must address the needs and wants of the employer – period. Kinzaa. Re.vu.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Market Your Brand: Top 10 LinkedIn Add-Ons
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012
Would you like to enhance the quality of your LinkedIn profile in a way that encourages recruiters and hiring managers to read yours more thoroughly? If so, consider supplementing your profile with one or more strategic LinkedIn add-ons. Top 10 LinkedIn Add-Ons For Your Brand. Your Resume. Your Networking Resume.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Has Google Banned Your Resume?
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Has Google Banned Your Resume? Resumebear Online Resume [.]
TIM'S STRATEGY [Industry, LinkedIn] Storytelling As A Resume Strategy
| FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2011
She is a top notch resume writer and blogger at Resume Confidential. Stories, when told in the right way, to the right audience, can be a terrific resume differentiator, the key to standing out in a pool of qualified candidates. What was going on the company, in the industry, when you first came on board?
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] Has LinkedIn Finally Replaced Recruitment Companies?
| TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2012
LinkedIn is a hugely popular social media site, with over 150 million users and counting. LinkedIn is a great way to connect with professionals in your industry, share your experiences, and network with ‘figureheads’. But it’s now possible to take your job search online, and search for employment via LinkedIn.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] The Dirty Word Linkedin Game
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips The Dirty Word Linkedin Game 26. Happy Hunting! Bud Angel Reply 26.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Kick These 5 ‘Resume Killers’ To The Curb!
| MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2016
Kick These 5 ‘Resume Killers’ To The Curb! Related: 5 Resume Mistakes To Avoid. If your resume isn’t passing muster during an initial scan, it’s most probably due to one or two fixable elements. Resume Killer #2: Writing In The Third Person. Resume Killer #3: Using A Company Email Address.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Ways Your Resume Will Be Judged Post-Interview
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2016
7 Ways Your Resume Will Be Judged Post-Interview. Here’s a big myth about resumes: once it gets you an interview, it’s tossed into a corner and never referenced again. My Resume Is Dead On Arrival. During the course of hiring someone, a resume will go through multiple screenings. CAREEREALISM. Related: Help! Sloppiness.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Help! My Resume Is Dead On Arrival
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2016
My Resume Is Dead On Arrival. If you’ve been sending your resume out repeatedly and not hearing back from employers, then it’s time to perform some CPR. Related: Kick These 5 ‘Resume Killers’ To The Curb! Remember: at the resume stage, communicating excellent fit for a role is more important than uniqueness.
- [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Things To Do To Get Ready For Your Job Search
Develop — or update — your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn profile doesn’t replace the résumé…it complements it. Someone looking for a candidate with your skills and experience might conduct a search on LinkedIn and find your profile. So make sure you have a LinkedIn profile — and make sure that it’s updated.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Why Social Media Is The New Resume
| THURSDAY, MAY 29, 2014
Today’s resumes, particularly in creative and digital fields, are dynamic portfolios that might encompass several different social media platforms. Related: The Google Job Search: Is It Time To Dump The Traditional Resume? LinkedIn. You probably already have a LinkedIn profile, but are you getting the most out it?
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] A Resume Objective? Are You KIDDING Me?!
| TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2016
A Resume Objective? To keep up on the most recent developments in the resume industry, I occasionally read new resume manuals. Yesterday, however, I read a publication about resumes for 2016 that stopped me dead in my tracks. Related: Will That Employer WANT To Read Your Resume? The post A Resume Objective?
CAREER SOLVERS [Industry, LinkedIn] 12 Reasons Why Hiring Managers Aren’t Reading Your Resume
| MONDAY, JULY 16, 2012
The biggest resume mistakes they communicated were: Resumes with typos – 61 percent. Resumes that copied large amounts of wording from the job posting – 41 percent. Resumes with an inappropriate email address – 35 percent. Resumes that don’t include a list of skills – 30 percent. Want more resume writing advice?
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Tailoring Your Resume During A Career Transition
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2014
Not only do you have to carefully consider everything in leaving your job behind, but you have to calculate the steps needed in order to progress into an alternative career or industry. In order to apply for new jobs, you will need the relevant documents: a resume, portfolio, and cover letter. Career Change Resume Related Posts.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 3 Tips To Impressing The Hiring Manager With Your Resume
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2016
3 Tips To Impressing The Hiring Manager With Your Resume. There are so many components to the resume that it can be mind-boggling on what sections should go where on the resume. Related: 6 Careless Mistakes To Avoid On The Resume. Put up your resume side by side with the job posting. CAREEREALISM. Related Posts.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] #1 Networking ‘No No’ When it Comes to Resumes
| MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012
When it comes to networking, most people start by sending their resume to their friends and colleagues, and telling them they are looking for a job. Here’s my resume.”. One example would be reaching out to your network ( LinkedIn is great for this) and stating, “I am considering positions at Bank of America.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs. If you’re anything like me, then you probably set up a Twitter and/or LinkedIn account largely because other people were doing it, but had no real game plan on how to use it. Link your Twitter and LinkedIn Accounts to your post-scheduling service. How do I tap into this?”.
CAREER ROCKETEER [Industry, LinkedIn] Is Your Resume Outdated?
| FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011
The resume is probably the hardest thing to nail down during the job search. Well, your resume is a reflection of you and your work experience. The problem with most resumes is that they are outdated, especially if you haven’t had to look for a job in a while. Your LinkedIn profile can be used as an extension of your resume.
BLUE SKY RESUMES [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 ways to write powerful LinkedIn job descriptions
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
I’ve written before about how to write great LinkedIn headlines and how to create awesome summaries. Now it’s time to talk about job descriptions, because these are a key part of how you present yourself on LinkedIn and most people get them wrong. 1. Don’t cut and paste from your resume. LinkedIn is not your resume.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] How twitter got me hired | Resumebear Online Resume
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips How twitter got me hired 17. Traci Koller did just that! Great post!
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Why Social Media Is The New Resume
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Why Social Media Is The New Resume. Resumes are no longer about a two page piece of paper updated only when you’re looking for a job. Today’s resumes, particularly in creative and digital fields, are dynamic portfolios that might encompass several different social media platforms. LinkedIn. Work It Daily. Twitter.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Redefined: 5 Keys To Today’s Resumes
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, 2015
For everyone but the youngest—or savviest—job seekers, your idea of a resume is probably very similar to Merriam-Webster’s definition: a short document describing your education, work history, and so on, that you give an employer when you are applying for a job. Related: 6 Punctuation Tips For A Sexier Resume. Job Search Resume
CAREER ROCKETEER [Industry, LinkedIn] Is Your LinkedIn Profile Holding You Back?
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2011
You’ve probably heard others rave about LinkedIn as a job search tool – mentioning that recruiters have contacted them through the site, or that they’ve been approached by hiring managers, just on the strength of their Profiles. LinkedIn Groups offer discussion boards that work in a similar fashion to Updates. The fix?
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 2016 Resume Trends – The New, The Now & What You Must Know
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2015
Ok, shocking is probably more like it—and also not very comforting to know when you’re job searching and trying your hardest to get a hiring manager/employer/recruiter…someone…to pay attention to your resume. Related: Top 7 Resume Trends For 2015. It means trends and times are changing and so should your resume. Let’s chat!
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] How To Use LinkedIn To Get A Job: Part 1
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2013
The following is an excerpt with minor edits from The Social Media Why: A Busy Professional’s Practical Guide to Using Social Media Including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Blogs for Business by Crystal Washington. LinkedIn is a cross between a resume bank, a yellow pages directory, and a business chat forum.
TIM'S STRATEGY [Industry, LinkedIn] The Really Honest Resume
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2011
There’s probably a small % of resumes out there that accurately depict someone’s full career and life experience. And some of that’s accepted since we all know a resume is a marketing document. It is created to help land a job interview. What would would it be like to read a really honest resume?
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 Rookie Mistakes You Need To Avoid On LinkedIn
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2016
4 Rookie Mistakes You Need To Avoid On LinkedIn. After you’ve set up your LinkedIn account and properly completed your profile information, there are some things you should know in regards to maintaining it. While LinkedIn is a social networking site, we all have to remember that it’s used more for professional networking.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 Tips To Keep In Mind When Organizing Your Resume
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
4 Tips To Keep In Mind When Organizing Your Resume. There has been and most likely will always be discussions over the “best” format for resumes. While there’s no debate over the need to ensure your resume is free from spelling and grammatical errors, the debate over several key areas remains. CAREEREALISM. Most Important First.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] The 3 Cardinal Resume Sins
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2014
These days, it’s easy to fall into the trap of committing one of the three cardinal resume sins when applying for your next job. Related: 3 Irresistible Resume Tweaks That Will Get You The Job. The 3 Cardinal Resume Sins. Your resume has one job… and that is to “sell” you to employers. Job Search Resume
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] How To Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Job Search
| MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011
Your Linkedin profile is your shop window to recruiters and potential employers, and the first place which potential recruiters will look when they are considering contacting you. Here are our top twelve tips to make sure your Linkedin profile is found by the RIGHT people: 1. More at How to Write Your Killer LinkedIn Headline. 4.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 3 Secrets To A Powerhouse Executive Resume
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16, 2014
You’re good at what you do… and with many years of experience, writing your executive resume should be easy. Related: 3 Ways Your Executive Resume Falls Flat. Set aside time, even in small increments, to gather the following pivotal pieces of information for use on your resume: 1. Quick Ways To Improve Your Executive Resume.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 10 Ways To Condense Your Resume Without Losing Value
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 2014
When it comes to resumes, recent trends have lowered preferred lengths to2-3 pages. If your resume is long, how can you possibly condense it without losing value? Related: Is Your Executive Resume Too Wordy? As a certified and award-winning resume writer, I face this dilemma on a daily basis. Resume Length.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] President-CEO-COO Manufacturing Turnarounds Executive Resume Branding
| THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2011
President-CEO-COO Manufacturing Turnarounds Executive Resume Branding is a post from: Executive Career Brand. We collaborated on developing his executive brand, resume, biography and LinkedIn profile. When Bruce put his resume into circulation, he started getting attention and interviews within a few days. It worked.
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] How to Use LinkedIn University Pages to Recruit
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2014
LinkedIn is expanding their relevance to new demographics day by day. Most recently they launched their University Pages alongside allowing students from the age of 13 and older to make use of the LinkedIn Platform. What are Students and Graduates Doing on LinkedIn? Tips for Recruiting Graduates on LinkedIn.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Strategies To Get More Recruiters To Read Your Resume
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 1, 2015
Did you know that you only have 5-6 seconds to capture the attention of recruiters and hiring executives in your resume? That’s how long they take to review resumes on average, and it’s not much time at all to interest them in your candidacy. Related: 3 Resume Mistakes You’re Making And How To Correct Them Now. Title.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] I was fired because of Facebook | Resumebear Online Resume
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips I was fired because of Facebook 18. Okay, that’s it for now.
THE JOB QUEST [Industry, LinkedIn] Should You Call After Sending a Resume? Others Say No (and other considerations)
| SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2011
As a matter of fact, my co-facilitator and I specifically request from our customers a message via Facebook or LinkedIn… I appreciate this approach myself, as when I am phone interviewing I need to schedule specific times. Using Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter to follow up out shows that you are using social media. Your industry.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where’s the Value?
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2013
The Value in Working with a Certified Professional Executive Resume Writer. How to Find Top Executive Resume Writers and Job Search Strategists. Assess Resume Writers’ Qualifications Before Choosing One. More and more online resume writing services are cropping up to meet increased demand. All rights reserved.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 Resume Tips To Prove You’re The Perfect Fit For The Position
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2016
4 Resume Tips To Prove You’re The Perfect Fit For The Position. Showing an employer you’re the best fit for the job may be one of the most vital resume writing strategies to your job search success. Related: 2016 Resume Trends – The New, The Now & What You Must Know. Struggling to write your own resume? CAREEREALISM.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] How To Organize Varying Experience In A Resume
| SATURDAY, JANUARY 11, 2014
If you have a bunch of random work experience, it can be challenging to make it feel cohesive in your LinkedIn profile or resume. Donnell, LinkedIn Influencer and CAREEREALISM founder, sheds some light on how you can organize varying experience in a resume. Look for a way to brand those grouped experiences on your resume.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Be Careful With LinkedIn in a Confidential Job Search
| SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2012
Here’s the message: Hi Kristin, Some employees of my company are on my LinkedIn including the owner and the controller. Especially if that connection is a career coach or resume writer. ” Find “Your activity feed displays actions you’ve performed on LinkedIn.”. Do you have your resume ready?
PROFESSIONAL RESUME SERVICES [Industry, LinkedIn] Five Helpful Methods of Incorporating Social Media as You Look for Work
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2016
Professional Resume Services can help you with LinkedIn profile development! Now is a prime opportunity to try and reach out to other people in your industry. You can easily find one related to your chosen industry and get to know other professionals in your area of expertise. Here’s how you can make the most of it! 1.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Ways To Tailor Your Resume For A Leadership Position
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Before you apply, make sure you leverage these seven strategies to tailor your resume for maximum impact. 1. Revamp Your Resume’s Keywords. These keywords are industry-specific and are unique to each role in each company. Your resume ranks higher if you include more of these words in the document. Make every word count!
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] Best Ways and Places to Research Your Target Employers
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2014
Savvy executive job seekers know that the very first steps in landing a great-fit job are TARGETING (selecting, say, 10-15 employers that you feel will provide the kind of job you want) and then RESEARCHING each one for industry and company market intelligence. Latest industry trends. LinkedIn Company Profiles. Primary market.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Time to Clean Up Your Online Identity
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012
So, if nothing comes up when you Google your name, at the very least create a LinkedIn profile … STAT! Facebook is actually neck-and-neck with LinkedIn – 65 percent use Facebook the most and 63 percent mostly look at LinkedIn. Oh, and don’t be creepy about adding connections—send a proper LinkedIn invite. Get involved.
PROFESSIONAL RESUME SERVICES [Industry, LinkedIn] Online Authority is Essential for Professionals
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2015
Professional resume and executive resume services have always emphasized the importance of networking for those interested in finding a job or moving ahead in their career plans. People see the resume, for instance, and find out more by either asking around or remembering contact. Seven Ways To Build Authority on LinkedIn.
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] Four LinkedIn Mistakes That Could Hurt Your Career
| MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2011
LinkedIn has quickly become one of the largest and most accessible professional social networks out there, and because of this, it's imperative that everyone who wishes to maximize their career potential join LinkedIn, set up a profile, and begin networking. Check out 10 LinkedIn Headline Examples from Recruiters. 4. Tweet.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Ways To Get Noticed by Recruiters and Hiring Managers
| MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013
Tweak your resume’s keywords every time you apply for a job. This tip is helpful if you respond to job postings because your resume is likely to land in a computer-based applicant tracking system (ATS), and must contain the right keywords and phrases for each specific job posting, to be noticed. Ship your resume using overnight mail.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] What To Say When Following Up On Your Resume
| SUNDAY, JULY 27, 2014
What should you say when following up on your resume? Many job seekers miss out on the opportunity to WOW an employer because they don’t follow up on each and every resume submission. Benefits Of Following Up On Your Resume. Following up on every resume or application has the following benefits: Ensures your resume was received.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] Job Search Fizzling? Maybe It’s Your Executive Resume
| TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2012
If you have a branded, targeted LinkedIn profile (so you’ll be found in online searches) and resume you’ve been using diligently, and you’ve been in a proactive job search (I mean, you’re actively and purposefully networking for a new job) for more than let’s say a month, and you’re getting nowhere.
BLOGGING4JOBS [Industry, LinkedIn] Social Media Powered HR: Are Resumes Finally Obsolete?
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014
So far I’ve hired, managed and let go of a few people – all without ever seeing their resume. What would happen if Tinder and LinkedIn married and had a love child? Are Resumes Still Necessary? HR Social Media digital resume HR social media resumes social media recruiting social recruiting Photo Credit.
PROFESSIONAL RESUME SERVICES [Industry, LinkedIn] The Top 5 Skills Sought By Employers In 2014 (and what that means for 2015)
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2015
LinkedIn is in a unique position to find out, so after analyzing over 330 million LinkedIn member profiles, they came up with The 25 Hottest Professional Skills of 2014. If your resume doesn’t mention the technology you know how to utilize, it’s time to update your resume. Middleware and Integration Software.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 Outdated Resume Tips You Should Be Avoiding At All Costs
| TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014
Here are some outdated resume tips you should be avoiding at all costs! 1. “Your resume should only be one page long.” ” Two pages is currently the ideal length for resumes. Two pages is a good length for resumes, though. Related: The Worst Resume Advice I’ve EVER Heard. 2. Keep moving ahead.
ASK A MANAGER [Industry, LinkedIn] my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn
| THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2011
About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn March 24, 2011 A reader writes: So, I got a new job (hooray!) When updating my LinkedIn profile today, I noticed that my assistant has himself listed in my position and has since February of this year (while the position was vacant). Same thing.
BLUE SKY RESUMES [Industry, LinkedIn] Ampicillin Drug – FDA Checked Pharmacy | Blue Sky Resumes Blog
| THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 2010
Blue Sky Resumes Samples Our Process Our Services Free Resume Help About Blog Blue Sky Blog Blue Sky is social! Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS Is This Simple Resume Mistake Costing You Interviews? You’ve worked long and hard on your resume – you feel certain it represents you effectively. Thanks!
CORN ON THE JOB [Industry, LinkedIn] Quick Tip: Use the LinkedIn Headline to Announce Your Job Search
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010
Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe Quick Tip: Use the LinkedIn Headline to Announce Your Job Search by Rich DeMatteo on September 29, 2010 Often times, it’s the little things that pay dividends. My NEW LinkedIn Headline That headline just took sexy back. Thanks!
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] Is Your Resume Holding You Back?
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014
Everyone knows that their resume has to be top notch but that’s not what makes the 1st impression – your cover letter does. You will stand out head and shoulders above your competition when you adjust each resume you send to focus on the relevant needs of the business you’re applying too.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] Does Your Executive Resume Position You as the Best Hiring Choice?
| MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2014
In executive job search, demonstrating your promise of value to employers is a critical component in your career marketing communications – executive resume, career biography, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, Google Plus profile, website, etc. Your executive resume needs to scream out. The cost of hiring is steep. Think about it.
- [Industry, LinkedIn] What Not to Do as a 50+ Job Seeker
Just what is the key to writing resumes that get you hired in today’s world?We Lacking LinkedIn. You’ve very likely heard of LinkedIn at some point during your professional career. If you can’t make heads or tails of LinkedIn, you can even hire a professional LinkedIn profile writer to lend you a hand.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Tips to Build Your Executive Job Search Target Companies List
| MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2016
The problem with this approach is that, when you’re writing your personal marketing content – for your executive resume, biography, LinkedIn profile, etc. – you won’t know who you’re writing it for and which specific qualifications to zero in on, because you’re not focused on a target audience. Understand the first rule of marketing.
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] Why You Need to Keep Your Profile, Brand and Resume Up to Date
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2014
The original labor movements of the Industrial Age arose, as the large volume of people able to fill “blue collar” jobs was essentially limitless. It is because I want a very clear background on what I am going to tell you is a MUST. 1) Update: You must update your resume once a month. You must keep your LinkedIn profile updated.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] 10 Steps to Executive Job Search Success
| MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2015
They rush to update their resumes. They rush to post that new resume to every job opening on every job board that even remotely matches their qualifications and needs. Don’t even think about writing your executive resume before you first know who you’re writing it for. Research Your Target Employers and Industry.
CAREER SOLVERS [Industry, LinkedIn] 4 Ways to Source Keywords for Your Resume
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2012
Keywords for resumes refer to the buzzwords or search terms that recruiters and hiring managers are using to source candidates for their open positions. Keywords generally relate to skills that are specific to the job function, industry, or business environment. You can click on this link to view samples of keyword-rich resumes.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] 10 things every office needs to have | Resumebear Online Resume
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips 10 things every office needs to have 03. notepad within reach. Water.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume
| SUNDAY, JULY 18, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers 01. Your post really helped!
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where and How to Search
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2013
How to Find and Assess Top Executive Resume Writers, and Personal Branding and Job Search Strategists. The Value in Working with a Certified Professional Executive Resume Writer. Now that you’ve decided you need to qualify a few professional resume writers before reaching out to them, where do you start? Resume Writing Academy.
THE UNDERCOVER RECRUITER [Industry, LinkedIn] How To Convert Your LinkedIn Profile into a Fine Looking Resume
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2012
One of the best kept secrets of LinkedIn is the free resume building service launched last year, which I have just been testing out. The resume builder was developed by LinkedIn labs , meaning it's an experimental tool but still developed in-house by the LinkedIn team. How does the resume creator work?
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] The World’s Best Executive Resume Is Not Enough
| MONDAY, JULY 15, 2013
Occasionally, the resume a prospective c-suite client sends me is an excellent career marketing document. When I ask him how he’s using his resume, he says he’s responded to hundreds of job postings on the job boards. no LinkedIn profile, no meaningful, relevant web pages, no social media presence. Networking gets the job !
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] 50 Great Marketing Twitter Feeds
| SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2012
Industry giant Marvel uses its feed as a place to bring them first looks at new issues and keep them talking about their favorite heroes. Marketing Donut: It has nothing to do with fried, glazed bread and everything to do with free industry resources for pros and even students like you. Marketing is everywhere. Best personal branders.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] Avoiding Jargon and Acronyms on Your Resume
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010
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CAREER ROCKETEER [Industry, LinkedIn] What Your Resume Needs | Career Rocketeer
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2010
The words are: Extensive experience Innovative Motivated Results-oriented Dynamic Proven track record Team player Fast-paced Problem solver Entrepreneurial I was relieved that only one of these phrases was in my profile and resume. So, if you think about it, a well-used euphemism hides overused words and phrases on a resume. today!
BLUE SKY RESUMES [Industry, LinkedIn] How to Write LinkedIn Headlines That Work (and Don’t Sound Icky)
| MONDAY, JANUARY 24, 2011
Today the Personal Branding Blog covers the need to write a compelling LinkedIn headline. Remember, professional recruiters surf LinkedIn looking for candidates. They’ll decide whether they think you’re a visionary after they’ve spoken to you – you’re never going to convince them of it on LinkedIn!
REDSTARRESUME [Industry, LinkedIn] 7 Most Frequently Asked Resume Writing Questions
| FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2013
Do you have a question about your resume? Our Resume Writing specialists are available 24/7 to answer any tricky resume questions that you may have. Should I include my picture on my resume? Different countries have different requirements when it comes to using a picture on your resume.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] 5 Ways to Tweet Yourself to a New Job
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2011
The traditional resume remains an important tool for jobseeker and employer alike. Also, when you’re putting together your profile, be sure to include the link to your Linkedin page (you should have one) or your online resume or portfolio. 2. Sharing these photos reinforces your involvement in your career and industry. 3.
- [Industry, LinkedIn] How Social Media and Job Boards Can Work Hand in Hand
Your LinkedIn profile can help you find a job. Creating a LinkedIn profile is a good place to start because it will put you in touch with millions of professionals in your industry, as well as businesses looking for someone with your talents. You can depend on a LinkedIn profile writing service to help you get started.
- [Industry, LinkedIn] Be Sure to Avoid These Five Typical Mistakes While Networking
referral allows the company to find an excellent candidate without paying a pricey recruiter or hiring multiple HR people to sort through resumes. Lame LinkedIn Profile. While face-to-face contact cannot be replaced, utilizing LinkedIn comes in a close second. Companies are leaning on referrals more and more these days.
CAREER ALLEY [Industry, LinkedIn] 5 Tips for Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2014
While a traditional resume and cover letter is still an essential part of the job application and interview process, social media profiles have quickly started to play an important role in the job search procedural expectations. When it comes to creating a persuasive LinkedIn bio, there are a few important factors to consider. Google+.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] VIDEO – Why should I hire veterans? | Resumebear Online Resume
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips VIDEO – Why should I hire veterans? Hope you like. David Burke Reply 29.
JOBMOB [Industry, LinkedIn] Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters
| TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011
More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search? Then read this first: Everything You Need to Know About Finding Jobs with LinkedIn Groups ). LinkedIn lets you join a maximum of 50 groups. Join the JobMob LinkedIn Group Today.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] How to Build Personal Brand Content for Executive Job Search
| MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2015
Once you build your branded profile, get busy on relevant LinkedIn Groups, starting and participating in discussions where you can showcase your subject matter expertise. >>> Email signature tagline – pare down your personal brand statement into a hard-hitting, concise tagline. Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] The Google Job Search: Is It Time To Dump The Traditional Resume?
| THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014
supposedly said that “Google is your new resume.” (I don’t know if he really said this as I was only reading a third party source referring to him). Be it as it may, it poses a very interesting question for all career seekers: Is the resume about to be outdated and should you put more effort into social media instead? The trend.
BLUE SKY RESUMES [Industry, LinkedIn] How to Write a Resume Summary that Grabs Attention
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2011
One of the key points I cover in my free resume writing course , is the need to stand out by writing a powerful resume summary. You only get a very short amount of time to make an impression and a well written resume summary can make all the difference. Here is a resume example that I recently received. Resume Writing
CAREER ALLEY [Industry, LinkedIn] 5 Tips for Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2016
LinkedIn is the de facto business social media outlet and is generally used as a networking platform for professionals from all industries. Career advice Interviews Resumes
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Unemployed Experienced Job Seekers Time To Get Back to Work
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2012
Things employers want to see on your resume, we recognized how easy it is to get frustrated and want to give up during the job search. Consistently, the biggest mistake we see is that people write a ‘me’ focused resume. And if you were the customer, would you buy? A ‘me’ centered resume says essentially the same thing.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Do you hate your job? Don't tell Twitter! | Resumebear Online Resume
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Do you hate your job? Write him/her a glowing recommendation on LinkedIn.
CAREER ROCKETEER [Industry, LinkedIn] Oversharing on LinkedIn? You Could Be Hurting Your Job Search
| TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012
LinkedIn—that all-purpose gathering place for professionals, recruiters, and employers—allows you to converse with like-minded experts in your field, learn about industry-specific topics and events, post resume information, and send private messages to employers in hopes of securing that perfect job.
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] How To Explain Why Something ISN’T On Your Resume
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013
If you’ve held lots of positions or have an extensive background in an industry, you might not be able to include all of your experience on your resume. If one of those experiences comes up during an interview, and your interviewer says, “Oh, I didn’t see that one your resume,” you might feel like you haven’t been completely truthful.
JENNIFER ANTHONY [Industry, LinkedIn] Just How Do Keywords Work in a Resume
| TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2011
So many people are put off by the idea of writing a resume, and ignore doing it until the absolute last possible minute, many times when it is too late. Using a resume that is written properly will save you a lot of heartache in the end, though-and is worth the time investment. So, how do you know what keywords to add in a resume?
CAREER REALISM [Industry, LinkedIn] 3 Quick Fixes For A Lackluster Executive Resume
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2013
You might be a superstar at work, but if recruiters don’t see that message emanating from your resume, you’ll be edged out by the competition. Unfortunately, many executive resumes fail to answer employers’ fundamental questions: Why hire you? Here are three quick fixes for a lackluster executive resume: 1. Resume executive
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Top 50 Ways to Ruin Your Job Interview | Resumebear Online Resume
| SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Top 50 Ways to Ruin Your Job Interview 10. Share your experience! NEXT!!
PROFESSIONAL RESUME SERVICES [Industry, LinkedIn] Your Job Search Is a Personal Marketing Campaign!
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2015
A professional resume writing service can help you network for future jobs. You most likely started with a solid resume crafted by professional executive resume writers, numerous job searches and an upgrade to your online information to show how employable you are. Searching for a job is hard work. Starting the Conversation.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] Your Focus on Social Media Should Be?
| SUNDAY, MARCH 4, 2012
14 – Define influencers - monitor industry trends and news, who are the people behind all that, what influence and respect do they have? facebook linkedin Online Resume Onlineresume resumebear twitter1 – Have a purpose and a vision – why are you doing this, what are your goals? It’s why videos, especially, work so well.
EXECUTIVE CAREER BRAND [Industry, LinkedIn] How to Conquer Ageism in Executive Job Search
| MONDAY, AUGUST 8, 2016
According to staffing industry executive Lauren Griffin, in a LinkedIn Pulse post , hiring seasoned workers has its perks for employers: Known quantity: Mature workers come with an established work history. And make sure your executive resume isn’t still partying like it’s 1999. 2. The 3-Step Strategy to Overcome Age Bias.
RESUME BEAR [Industry, LinkedIn] JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You | Resumebear Online Resume
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2010
ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips JobCompass Helps You Find Jobs Near You 13. Its pretty easy to use. 1.