2017

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5 Reason Diversity Matters to Your Career

Competitive Resumes

When you’re searching for a career, touting your diversity is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. This is not the reality, however.

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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The Worst Possible Job Descriptions

Evil HR Lady

The language used to describe something can make a huge difference in our perceptions. Writer and fitness expert James Fell posted a request to “ badly explain your profession” on his Facebook Page. He described his own profession as: “I make ‘eat less, move more’ really complicated.”

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How to use job descriptions to evaluate your resume

Cube Rules

Here is the frustrating question: “I need to redo my resume because I want a new job. What should I put in it?” So, I ask questions.

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A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips)

Ms. Career Girl

The post A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. It sounded like a great match.

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7 Tips to Knock Your Next Phone Interview Out of the Park

Career Alley

Phone interviews have become very popular as the first interview in the hiring process. Companies are overwhelmed with hundreds of submissions of applicants for each position posted online. How people work in the job market has changed so much that, if you plan to telecommute, there is a strong chance that you may never set […].

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4 Signs You NEED To Change Careers

Career Realism

4 Signs You NEED To Change Careers. Work It Daily. In spite of those challenges, however, the time does come for some when the writing is on the wall.

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“The Lessons We Didn’t See Coming”: 3 Unexpected Insights From 3 Of Our Audience Who’ve Made Successful Shifts

Career Shifters

You think you know where you need help when it comes to your career change. But sometimes, the lessons you need are the ones you least expect.

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9 Ways to Keep Your Job Net-Working

Competitive Resumes

Job networking is difficult because people expect so much to the point where it’s expectations are unrealistic. Click To Tweet. Widen the net.

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Five Big Job Hunting Mistakes You’ll Want to Fix This New Year

Professional Resume Services

Executive resume writing services can help you avoid these costly mistakes. Not Knowing What Your Personal Market Value Is. Treat the ad as an ideal.

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If Job Applicants Treated Hiring Managers the Same Way Managers Treat Them

Evil HR Lady

I’m currently on vacation, so I’m posting this oldie but goodie. What would happen if job candidates treated you the way you treat them? You might be receiving letters such as this one? Dear Hiring Manager, Thank you so much for your interest in me for the position of Senior Technical Analyst for your company. Read This Letter.

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There are only two reasons people voluntarily leave their jobs

Cube Rules

Those two reasons are: The level of threat against the person and the […]. Cube Rules Commentary

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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.

2017 82

The Two Worst LinkedIn Profile Headline Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

In our first consultation, a new client of mine asked me whether the LinkedIn professional headline a writer had created for him was a good one.

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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.

2017 59

📣 5 Ways Your Voice Speaks For You in Every Job Interview

JobMob

Your tone of voice is telling your job interviewer more than you think. This is a guest post by Dr. Michael Britt. Photo Credit: Tess Watson.

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Transferable Skills: Your Resume and Employer

Career Alley

he skills and experience gained through previous work experiences can and should be utilized as transferable skills when applying for new employment opportunities, whether it is related to your field or not. Resumes Experience skills

2017 55

Would HR Managers Review YOUR Resume?

Career Realism

Would HR Managers Review YOUR Resume? Work It Daily. Related: Hiring Problem: The Lack Of Specificity In The Hiring Process. The Experiment.

2017 61

Why People Are The Key To Your Career Change (And How To Help Them Help You)

Career Shifters

There is no magic wand to career change; no one-size-fits-all answer to finding fulfilling work.

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How to Get a Great Career Start with Janine Truitt and Chris Fields

Competitive Resumes

Very few job seekers who are students, graduates, careerists, or career-changers get a great career start. Living on Purpose! I am here for it!

2017 95

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!

2017 68

Can’t Remember Anything? Blame Your Shared Office Space

Evil HR Lady

We are all about collaboration and teamwork (and let’s be honest) saving money, so open office plans are extremely popular. Your coworkers are always available to share ideas, and in the case of a hotdesking environment, you can easily move to sit next to someone who can help you with your current project. And yet, lots of us hate it.

2017 68

5 naked truths about your job performance rating

Cube Rules

Now that we are pretty much done with performance reviews, it is a good time to look at some truths about performance ratings. Job Performance

2017 70

I’m Not Lucky, I’m Good.

Ms. Career Girl

The post I’m Not Lucky, I’m Good. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Heather Monahan. Her bio follows. The Author.

2017 76

How a Robust Online Presence Helps You Land The Best Executive Jobs

Executive Career Brand

These people will assess your candidacy and evaluate your personal brand based on what they find about you online. It makes their lives easier.”

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Jump on your career surfboard + ride the wave

Career Trend

A client + senior executive careerist reminded me today the importance of ‘riding the wave’ of change, of its constancy.

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5 Simple Things Positive People Say Every Single Day #MondayMotivation

The Undercover Recruiter

When all else fails, your attitude is what will truly define the final outcome. But in my eyes, it couldn’t be further from it. View Article.

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Managing Your Search – Job Search Boards

Career Alley

So many job search boards, so little time. Job Search Boards (see The Four Legs of Job Search), recruiters, company career sites, social sites and so on. So where do you start? How much time should you spend on all of the millions of things you need to do in your job search? My first […]. Career advice Job Search Boards Top Job Search Sites

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What To Consider Before Relocating For A Job

Career Realism

What To Consider Before Relocating For A Job. Work It Daily. Thinking about relocating for a job? Needing the job badly, he took it. Need more help?

2017 61

From Sound Engineer to Marketing

Career Shifters

“I was tired, had no free time and was pretty much broke.”. What do you do when you discover the work of your dreams isn't all it's cracked up to be?

2017 59

B.S. Incorporated Will Make You Serious About Your Job Search and Career

Competitive Resumes

Finally, I read a job search and career book with the mission to entertain while making serious points. Incorporated. I am here for it! Incorporated.

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The Evolution of the Executive Resume

Professional Resume Services

Resumes have changed a lot within the past decade. Here’s what you should consider changing. Printed or Electronic? Visual and Digital Resumes.

2017 60

When Working From Home Goes Hilariously Wrong

Evil HR Lady

Political Scientist Robert E. Kelly was live, on the air, from his home, when his kids decided to see what dad was up too. What ensued is this hilarious clip with poor Dr. Kelly trying to talk about the very serious impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye. I can relate. Ahh, the joy of children, bang! bang! (My I do not.).

2017 59

Beyond The Resume: What Makes You a Good Candidate

Cube Rules

You’re keenly aware of the competition out there. You have an impressive resume but so do other applicants. Job Search job interviews

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