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Employers Use Your Resume And LinkedIn Profile Differently

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Many job seekers make the mistake of assuming that their resume and LinkedIn profile are the same thing. There are three reasons that your resume and LinkedIn profile are not the same. Continued at [link].

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Branding Your Resume So Age Is A Non-Issue

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Age and experience used to be a good thing on a resume - Today, they can hurt your chances. Here’s 4 ways you can brand your resume so your age is a non-issue. Continued at [link].

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77% Of Currently Employed Workers Compete For Your Next Job

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That’s an eye-opening number if you’re looking for a job. But a recent CareerBuilder study projected that 77% of currently employed workers are searching for a new job. Let’s examine CareerBuilder’s projection. In 2010, (Continued at [link].

Personal Branding By Understanding The Hiring Process

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Do you realize that how well you understand the hiring process has a big impact on your personal brand … and on your chances of getting hired? Continued at [link].

Job Search Best Practices To Work With Recruiters

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Candidates call recruiters impolite or unprofessional. rather than gain understanding of why. Get better recruiter results by understanding best practices: (Continued at [link].

2012 84

Career Change Strategies: Describe yourself “as if”

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When you're changing careers, why not describe your past experience "as if". As if you've already changed careers and are now writing from the perspective of being in your target career/industry/company? Continued at [link]. Featured career change reCareered Blog career career coach facebook getting found Job job search linkedin Planning Resume social branding

Applicant Tracking Systems Don’t Find The Best Candidates – ATSs reject the unqualified

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Employers don't invest in Applicant Tracking Systems to find the best candidates. Learn why ATSs don't (and aren't designed to) find the best candidates. Continued at [link]. Featured Hiring Systems/ATS reCareered Blog applicant tracking systems ATS career career change career coach getting found Job job search Planning research Resume resume search optimization

2012 87

Be The Most Interesting Person In The World

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Since we were children, we’ve been taught to be humble. But that's not going to help your job search. Here are 4 ways to brand yourself as the most interesting person in the world. Continued at [link].

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Update: 85% Of The U.S. Workforce Competes For Your Next Job

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A CareerBuilder study late last year projected that 85% of US workers were searching for a new job - the numbers haven't changed much this year. Learn what that means for your job search. Continued at [link].

Resume Botox: 9 Ways Your Resume Can Avoid Ageism

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Let’s discuss solutions to self-inflicted ageism, by examining ways to change your resume to lessen the effects of ageism. Learn 9 ways to change your personal brand to avoid ageism. Continued at [link]. Featured reCareered Blog social branding ageism career career change career coach Job job search personal branding Planning Resume

2012 83

Why You’re Not Called When You’re The “Perfect” Candidate

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If you've ever been frustrated that you weren't called (or emailed) when you were "perfect" for a job. there's probably a reason you weren't called. Learn why employers and recruiters don't see your perfect fit. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog career career change career coach cover letter employer getting noticed hiring Job job search Planning recruiter research Resume

2012 86

5 Ways Twitter Can Help You Prep For A Job Interview – 2012 update

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Today's career advice gives job seekers tips to use Twitter information while researching companies and hiring managers prior to interviews. Learn 5 ways Twitter can help you prepare for a job interview. Continued at [link]. Featured Interviews reCareered Blog career career change career coach employer interview Job job search job search 2.0 networking Planning research twitter unfair advantage web 2.0

2012 85

Job Search Checklist #6: The 6 second resume

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Next step on your job search checklist. learn how to create a 6 second resume. Let's discuss the 6 second resume in more detail, to give you a better chance at passing this first decision point. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog career career change career coach Job job search personal branding Planning research Resume social branding

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Employers Use Your Resume And LinkedIn Profile Differently

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Many job seekers make the mistake of assuming that their resume and LinkedIn profile are the same thing. There are three reasons that your resume and LinkedIn profile are not the same. Continued at [link]. Featured reCareered Blog social branding career career change career coach Employment getting noticed Job job search linkedin personal branding Planning Resume

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Are You Branding Yourself As A Job Stalker?

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If you’re not the top candidate, being proactive is often ignored, because you aren’t a priority of the hiring manager. Here are 5 things that seem like follow up … but brand you as a job stalker. Continued at [link].

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Job Search Checklist #17: Employer Value Statements

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Employer Value Statements show your target employer the impact your accomplishments had on past employers. Learn 4 types of Employer Value Statements and 5 bullets that aren't Employer Value Statements. Continued at [link].

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The Difference Between Those Who’ve Found Jobs And Those Who Haven’t

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Pre-2007 job search methods depend on luck because around 99% of your competition still use these methods. that are all based on a job market of candidate and skill shortages. Rather than depend on luck, why not let me show you ways to take. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach cover letter Job job search Planning research response resume Resume resume search optimization

2012 82

OMG! You Mean Recruiters Really Do Screen Candidates Using Social Media?

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Think your social networking profiles don't matter? Guess again - see how employers are using social media to decide who to hire, who to interview, and who to avoid. Continued at [link]. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog career career change career coach facebook getting noticed google hiring Job job search job search 2.0 linkedin online reputation management Planning pre-screen recruiter research social branding subject matter expertise twitter web 2.0

6 Ways To Get Your Resume Noticed In 15 Seconds

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It's a well known fact in the recruiting and HR world that hiring managers/HR reps/recruiters spend an average 15 seconds deciding if you make it to the interview pile, or if your resume gets discarded. Here's 6 tips to pass your 15 second screen. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog ageism career career change career coach cover letter getting noticed headhunter Job job search keywords Planning pre-screen recruiter Resume resume search optimization social branding solution

2012 85

AOL Email Address Brands You As Technologically Obsolete

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Many job seekers don’t think their email address matters. If you want to show employers that you’re not keeping up with the times, use an AOL email address. Continued at [link]. Featured reCareered Blog social branding ageism career career change career coach email Job job search personal branding Planning

How Objective Statements Affect Your Personal Brand

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I get asked this question at least once a week – “What do you think about objective statements?" What the reader of your resume thinks … that’s what’s critical. Continued at [link].

What Negative Feedback Do You Incorporate Into Your Job Search?

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We get so blinded by positive feedback that we forget how biased it is. Learn the greater value of negative feedback to your job search. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career coach employer feedback getting noticed Job job search Planning recruiter research

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How Employers View Your Follow-up: Desperate, Stalker or Assertive?

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When you follow up with an employer or recruiter, it's important to understand how they view your efforts. Because there's a fine line between assertive and crazy and employers don't hire crazy. Employers don't hire desperate either, when there is. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach getting noticed headhunter interview Job job search Planning recruiter research solution subject matter expertise

From $0-100million with no sales people. The Atlassian 10 commandments for startups.

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Scott Farquhar is the Co-Founder and CEO of Atlassian , an innovative, award-winning enterprise software company. Atlassian produces tools that help technical and business teams collaborate, plan projects and build software. Based in Australia, Atlassian currently has over 17,000 enterprise customers around the globe and has been named one of the “Fastest Growing Companies” by both Deloitte and BRW Magazine.

2011 87

How Your Resume Is Reviewed In 15 Seconds

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You've heard me speak (or write) about how hiring managers/recruiters/HR reps decide if you're getting an interview in an average 15 seconds. Learn how your reader decides who to interview and how fast they make the decision. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach headhunter interview Job job search Planning recruiter research Resume resume search optimization subject matter expertise

2011 87

Job Search Answers – What If My Reference Isn’t On Linkedin?

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This was an interesting job search question: "I asked (Linkedin customer support) how to add a recommendation from someone who chooses not to be on LinkedIn. I was told to use mybox.net." While that answer was incorrect (there's no site called. Continued at [link]. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog career career change career coach facebook Job job search linkedin recommendation reference

2011 84

Applying Directly To The Company vs. Going Through An Outside Recruiter

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There's a big misunderstanding in the job search world about applying directly to a company vs. going through a recruiter. Today's article will clear up these common misconceptions. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach headhunter hidden job market hiring Job job search networking Planning recruiter

2012 83

What If I Had To Search For A Job Tomorrow?

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That made me think - what if I had to search for a job tomorrow? I'm in my 50's, have worked as an entrepreneur over the past 5 years and recently moved to a new city. What would I do if I had to search for a job? Here's how I'd start. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog ageism career career change career coach fishing resume Job job search networking Planning research Resume social branding solution subject matter expertise

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7 Alumni Networking Don’ts

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The reason that there are so many networking missteps is simply because you've never been told they were mistakes - they used to work, mistake or not. Let's start by identifying common mistakes job seekers make when reaching out to alumni networks. Continued at [link]. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog alumni career career change career coach Job job search networking Planning research

Dirty Rotten Job Search Tricks: Get past voice mail

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After the 3rd or 4th time you get to someone's voice mail and never seem to get a return call, you're bound to be frustrated. Learn how recruiters get through to hiring managers. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach getting noticed Job job search Planning

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reCareered on Fox News: Your Email Address Matters

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Why does your email address matter? Learn what email addresses to avoid and what email addresses can help you build a positive employer first impressions. Continued at [link].

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10 Ways To Get Your Resume Ignored For A Job Opening

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I see a lot of resumes. so I see a lot of resume mistakes. These 10 common resume practices are the express train to the discard pile. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment fishing resume getting noticed headhunter Job job search keywords Planning recruiter research Resume resume search optimization social branding subject matter expertise

2011 84

Job Search Checklist #8 – Rethink Your Resume Real Estate

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Your resume isn't read on paper, it's read on screen, it has to pass a qualification test in 6 seconds and an interview/dump decision in 15 seconds. Learn 5 Resume Real Estate Best Practices For Today's Job Market. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog career career change career coach Job job search keywords personal branding Planning Resume resume search optimization social branding solution subject matter expertise

11 Ways To Tell If A Recruiter Is Wasting Your Time

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Your phone rings … When you answer, you hear a fast-talking voice that sounds like a used car salesman. Eventually, you realize it’s not an insurance company, it’s a recruiter. Wow – someone’s calling you about your. Continued at [link]. reCareered Blog

Use Resume Real Estate To Amplify Your Personal Brand

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I’m proud to have been named a weekly columnist of Personal Branding Blog. I will be republishing my articles from that site here on reCareered. This was my article published Monday, 2/11/13 … What you put on your resume is part of how. Continued at [link].

How Recruiters Choose Which Candidates They Submit

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Recruiters get hundreds or even thousands of applicants for each position they hire. While keyword matching is a part of prescreening, there are many steps that come before screening. Learn how recruiters choose which candidates they submit. Continued at [link]. Featured Recruiters reCareered Blog career career coach Employment getting found getting noticed headhunter hiring Job Job board job search linkedin Planning pre-screen recruiter

2011 83

10 Ways To Brand Yourself As A Desperate Job Seeker

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Are you giving others the impression that you’re in job search desperation? Appearing as though you are desperate for a job (especially if you really are desperate) is a sure way to turn off most employers and recruiters. Hiring managers, (Continued at [link]. reCareered Blog

2011 84

Dirty Rotten Job Search Tricks: Using Linkedin’s premium features for free

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Today's Dirty Rotten Job Search Trick is. you can get Linkedin's most useful premium features for free, just by using the system in the right way. Here are 4 Linkedin Job Seeker Premium features that you can get for free. Continued at [link]. Featured Networking/Social Networking reCareered Blog career career change career coach email getting found Job job search job search 2.0 keywords linkedin networking Planning resume search optimization social branding

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Branding Yourself For A Career Change

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One of the main reasons you’re having difficulties changing careers is how you brand yourself. Learn how to brand yourself using your anticipated job title. Continued at [link]. Featured reCareered Blog social branding career career change career coach Job job search personal branding Planning pre-screen Resume subject matter expertise

Hiring Processes Benefit Candidates That Best Understand The Process

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Today's today's hiring processes are incredibly efficient but also incredibly dysfunctional. Learn 3 ways to take advantage of hiring processes. Continued at [link]. Featured Resumes reCareered Blog career career change career coach hiring Job job search personal branding Planning pre-screen process Resume resume search optimization social branding solution subject matter expertise

Misunderstood Holiday Hiring Trends

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Most job seekers have the misunderstanding that hiring stops at Thanksgiving. Stops dead - No one gets hired until after New Years. Learn why this is a big misunderstanding and what you can expect this holiday season. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Search Strategy reCareered Blog career career change career coach hiring Job job search Planning recruiter

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7 Reasons Job Boards Are The Worst Place To Job Search

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If you are like most candidates, you spend the majority of your job search time using job boards. Even though many jobs are listed on job boards, job boards are one of the worst places to look for a job. Here's 7 reasons job boards are the worst. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Boards reCareered Blog career career change career coach Job Job board job search networking

The Danger Of Following Instructions In Job Search

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Following employer instructions often presents danger to candidates. who have been programmed since childhood to follow instructions. Learn what job search instructions to ignore. Continued at [link].

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