February, 2017

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Looking for Inspiration? Let it find you.

Ms. Career Girl

The post Looking for Inspiration? Let it find you. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post By Tess Callahan. Tess Callahan.

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Oh, How the New LinkedIn Has Changed!

Executive Career Brand

I just completed updating my 3 executive job search ebooks. Because LinkedIn is such a robust social network. to land a great-fit new gig ?

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What’s Hot + What’s Not in Executive Resumes – 2017

Career Trend

What’s Hot: Focus In today’s go-go-go, over-stimulated world, readers will quickly abandon your rambling, circuitous story. Instead, you must capture their attention with a tailored, what’s-in-it-for-them hook that is easy to spot, and reinforced throughout the document.

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5 actions to treat your references like royalty

Cube Rules

Quality job references are gold. ” Since companies now rarely give references (outside of dates of employment and job […]. Job Search

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The Why and How of Incorporating Social Media Into Your Job Search This New Year

Professional Resume Services

There’s a whole world wide web out there outside of your LinkedIn profile service. Here’s how it can help you with your job search!

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8 Links for College Summer Internships – Do You Have Yours?

Career Alley

Of course, any job is better than no job during the summer, but it's never too late to get that summer intern job (well almost never). Internships College Grads Entry level jobs Summer Interships

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Are You Over Educated? Why Does it Matter to Your Career?

Competitive Resumes

Are you looking to get another degree to help your career? Did the first one help your career at all? Is there a topic you like to hear more about?

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5 Must-Do’s To Land More Executive Job Interviews

Executive Career Brand

When you’re in executive job search mode, landing a coveted interview is like hitting the jackpot. Before describing the must-do’s.

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Need Help? Here’s What Your HR Department Can Help You With

Evil HR Lady

HR has a bad reputation. See title of Blog.) But there are lots of things your human resources department can help you with. Some of these you may know about and some of them might be surprises to you. Even bad HR people should be able to help you with some of these things, and great HR departments (they do exist! I’ve been in several!)

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B.S. Incorporated: Review and Reflection

Ms. Career Girl

The post B.S. Incorporated: Review and Reflection appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. All that aside, I couldn’t resist the title:   B.S.

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How Introverts Can Impress in Interviews

The Undercover Recruiter

Most people don’t associate introverts with the idea of attention-grabbing impact and unforgettable first impressions. View Article.

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5 things to ask your employer about your 401(k)

Cube Rules

Don’t just set your 401k contribution without asking any questions. Personal Finance 401(k) retirement plans

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Unconscious Bias: Your Career, Workplace, and Everywhere

Competitive Resumes

Last week, I traveled to the University of North Georgia to present a talk about “Unconscious Bias.” Unconscious Bias: Fear of the unknown.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search Part – 4

Executive Career Brand

Two Little-Known Ways to Master The Personal Branding Social Proof Paradigm. Part 2 – How to Define Your Unique Personal Brand and Make It Memorable.

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Swiss Saturday: Reusable Shopping Bags

Evil HR Lady

The Swiss are big on using reusable shopping bags. They are always for sale–about $2 for a sturdy plasticky-cloth bag and $0.30 for a paper bag.

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The Six S Formula For Women to Thrive Professionally

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Six S Formula For Women to Thrive Professionally appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Suzanne Johnson Cook.

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How to Avoid the Top 5 Executive Resume Mistakes

Professional Resume Services

It’s easier to flub with your executive resume than you think! Here are some of the top mistakes to avoid. Be Clear. Keep it Simple.

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Your Words: Career Lighthouse Beacons

Career Trend

Email communications between a single sender and recipient can vary widely in quality, content and thoughtfulness.

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Challenge: Stop Saying “Um” When You’re Speaking

Career Realism

Challenge: Stop Saying “Um” When You’re Speaking. Work It Daily. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to stop saying “um” when you’re speaking. Tell us!

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Top 10 Talent Competitive Countries and Cities in 2017

The Undercover Recruiter

View Article. Top 10 Talent Competitive Countries and Cities in 2017. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Career Blog.

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Glassdoor’s Top 20 Employee Perks

Evil HR Lady

Glassdoor pulled together a list of some pretty great perks. They describe these perks as going “beyond the basics” and entering “legendary status.” ” While I’m not quite sure all of these reach legendary status, I will say that most are pretty awesome. 1. Why this is “legendary”: Gyms are common.

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7 Tips to Renovate Your Home Office Before Spring

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Tips to Renovate Your Home Office Before Spring appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Create a Dream List. certain computer or laptop.

CEB Study Shows Eliminating Performance Reviews Causes Managers to Suck More - Not Less.

HR Capitalist

I know, I know. You think performance reviews suck. You're probably right, they probably do. Neuroscience backed them up. Why did that happen?

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How To Get a Direct, Secret Line to Executive Recruiters on LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

LinkedIn’s Open Candidates feature allows you to share the specifics of your career goals – types of companies, roles you’re seeking, etc.

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Challenge: Identify Something You LOVE About A Job You Hate

Career Realism

Challenge: Identify Something You LOVE About A Job You Hate. Work It Daily. You don’t just hate your job, you LOATHE it to the core. Tell us!

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Facing Unconscious Bias in Your Career and Life

Competitive Resumes

Understanding unconscious bias is important for employers and job candidates. It’s also critical for respectful conversations in the workplace.

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Is Your International Travel Destroying Your Moral Compass?

Evil HR Lady

My son was a baby when our family moved to Switzerland. If you have any s tereotypes of the Swiss in your head , it’s probably that they are clean and orderly. This stereotype overwhelmingly plays out. For example, the street cleaner truck goes down my suburban street every week. And crossing the street? You never, ever, go against the light.

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How to Create a Living Resume

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Create a Living Resume appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by James Clift. His bio follows. Career Girl.

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5 Industries with Serious Skills Shortages

The Undercover Recruiter

With UCAS figures showing a record number of students being accepted at universities and the. View Article. Industries with Serious Skills Shortages.

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Grit is overrated; the hardest worker never wins

Penelope Trunk

The people with the most grit are really poor or really neglected and they overcome those circumstances. But But why aspire to that? Women.

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7 Jobs for Those Who Love Math

Career Alley

If you love math, there are a plethora of career opportunities available to you. Fortunately, math-minded individuals are able to score some of the highest paying jobs out there, from accounting to biotechnology. Here are seven jobs you can pursue if you love math. Career Opportunities Career Alternatives

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Five Signs You’re Ready to Work With an Executive Resume Writer

Career Solvers

Below are five signs you’re in the right place to begin a resume project with a professional resume writer. 1. You have time to be part of the process.

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Why HR Is Critical for Business Success

Evil HR Lady

Lots of people misunderstand HR. After all, HR is the group that often has to deliver bad news. But HR can be a rewarding career that makes a difference in people’s lives and helps businesses succeed. Why HR? Many individuals pursue HR because they love people. good HR leader understands people, business and how the two fit together.

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The 5-step formula to answer tough questions at work

Ms. Career Girl

The post The 5-step formula to answer tough questions at work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. If you have the answer for the question, great!

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