LinkedIn: The Road to 300 Million – Happy 11th Birthday! [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

LinkedIn was formed in 2002 […]. Infographics LinkedIn 11 2002 300 300 m dpfoc million years Happy birthday LinkedIn! Today, the social juggernaut turns 11, but how has the road to their 300 million members been? This infographic, by dpfoc, outlines the last 11 years. Takeaways: 93 of the 300 million LinkedIn members are based in the US. million businesses have a LinkedIn Company Page. LinkedIn: The Road to 300 Million – Happy 11th Birthday! INFOGRAPHIC].

VIDEO – Need a Job? Watch this video! | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

I remember the last recession of 2002 when I had bills to pay, mouths to feed and no interviews pending. Two weeks into my job search I decided to do something different and today I am still reaping the rewards from my efforts back in 2002.

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How Telling Personal Stories can Help you Establish Trust

The Undercover Recruiter

I have been diagnosed since 2002, about 3 months after surviving 9/11. I have mentioned it briefly in other posts but I have Multiple Sclerosis. Let’s say it really wasn’t my best year, eh? Now, the MonSter, as it is called by some, has lots of challenges.

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Stop Falling into Resume Gaps


During my job search in 2006, the question was often phrased like this: “I see that you worked at in France until August 2001, but that your next job only began over a year later in October 2002. How to stop resume gaps from becoming a problem on your job search.

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???? 25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job Search


In July 2002, 8 months later, I didn’t have much to show for my job hunting efforts and with my savings dwindling, I was starting to feel a little desperate and more alone than ever on my job search. I wish I had known of such options back in 2002 when I struggled so much to find a job.

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ResumeBear Uses Content Marketing To Explode Awareness

Resume Bear

He built a social network in 2002, built a search engine for textbooks in 2004, imported liquor from Brazil to attempt building a new brand in 2005, and finally developed a business that could support himself beginning in 2007. Posted by Nick O’Neill on March 27th, 2012.

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How Lying on a Resume Cost These 5 Executives Big Time

Professional Resume Services

In 2002, the company discovered this discrepancy; however, instead of firing him or requesting his resignation, they simply revoked his $1.1 Lying on your resume has always been taboo, but it’s a tempting prospect given the fact no one is going to check up on every little detail you claim.

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The History of the Job Board [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

In 2002, Monster bought for $800,000 – I wonder how much it would be worth now? This infographic (from Sample Job Descriptions ) shows the history of the job board, especially online. Takeaways. Monster and CareerBuilder (originally Net) began in 1994.

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70% of the Top 2,000 Companies Will Use Gamification by 2015


Although the term was coined in 2002 by Nick Pelling, gamification didn’t gain popularity and traction until the early 2010s. Learn more about how to incorporate gamification and big data into your recruitment and hiring strategies by attending 1 Page’s webinar on 12/11/13 at 11 AM PST.

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25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job Search


In July 2002, 8 months later, I didn’t have much to show for my job hunting efforts and with my savings dwindling, I was starting to feel a little desperate and more alone than ever on my job search. I wish I had known of such options back in 2002 when I struggled so much to find a job.

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Reinvent Yourself: A Road Map to Finding a New Career Path

Ms. Career Girl

In 2002, for example, Denis Vranich , an Ontario real estate developer , secured a franchise development deal with Quiznos Canada and opened several stores throughout Ontario. The post Reinvent Yourself: A Road Map to Finding a New Career Path appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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10 Years on LinkedIn – Why It’s Still Indispensable To Me

Executive Career Brand

Linkedin launched in 2002 and it’s still going very strong. How LinkedIn Remains Invaluable To Me, and To All Executive Job Seekers. I was noodling around on my LinkedIn Settings page when I noticed something at the top of the page. It said I’ve been a member since August 2007.

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5 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned As A Career Coach

Career Realism

I’ve been a professional career coach since 2002. 5 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned As A Career Coach. CAREEREALISM. Over the last 10+ years, I have learned a lot about the industry and what it takes to be an effective career coach. Click here to learn more about becoming a career coach.]. Back when I became a coach, the concept wasn’t as widely accepted as it is today.

Résumé Help What Not to Do: Part 2 of 2

Careers Done Write

Then he moves to 2011 - Present, and then he lumps together two jobs - one 2002 and one that is a current position. In our last Résumé Help blog entry, we introduced this two-part series, “What Not to Do.”

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Welcome To Your New Midlife Crisis

Career Realism

The tech wreck of 2002 happened. The classic midlife crisis was always associated with success: the sports car, the fancy clothes, the inappropriate girlfriend, but not anymore. That’s so Mad Men.

2014 59

9 Business Acronyms You Need To Know

Resume Bear

This valuation rubric ignores both cost of capital and degradation of long-term assets, prompting Warren Buffett to mock the metric at a Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting in 2002, saying, “People who use EBITDA are either trying to con you or they’re conning themselves.”

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???? How To Stop Being Depressed About Job Search


A 2002 study at the University of Michigan found that: … secondary stressors of job loss such as financial strain and loss of personal control are the true culprits that lead to depression. A required job search shouldn't require a job search depression. Photo by Ryan Holloway.

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ResumeBear: Politics and What College Graduates Should Care About

Resume Bear

In 2002, this meant $5 billion worth of medical costs. 2008 proved a landmark election year for the 18-to-29-year-old demographic, with 51% of qualified Americans within this age range showing up at the polls.

Today is #VoteforSteveBrowneDay


I found myself a mentor and joined SHRM in 2002. After graduating from college and landing in HR, I was lost. I didn’t know a single thing about HR.

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A Story of Inspiration and Hope

The Job Quest

The years of that life caught up with him in 2002, when he was arrested having four syringes of cocaine in his possession.

“Does the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, or other laws, protect lower-level employees of not-for-profits?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

The federal Sarbanes-Oxley Act is a sweeping law enacted in 2002 that targeted primarily publicly-owned, for-profit companies. Question : I have a question: Does the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in reality protect little people, meaning low-rung employees? Or are we out of luck? In my case, this means a bedside nurse at a large private not-for-profit hospital. I am wondering about cases such as mine that do not represent much money, but a real injustice exists, nonetheless.

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Employee Engagement Isn’t Rocket Science

Career Realism

employee from late 2000 to 2002, I bled purple and yellow. It’s a fact of life: we all get frustrated at work. Even in your dream job, you will have a bad day here and there. My CEO had to remind me once that “[we] are all human beings.”

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Predicting Bad Employees Before They’re Bad


In 2002 the film Minority Report appeared with a plot line dealing with a special police unit of the future, in the year 2054, that was able to identify murders before they committed the murder. They were able to arrest these people in order to prevent the murder, thus reducing murder to almost zero. Thirteen years ago that idea seemed far-fetched, but now in the age of “big data” algorithms, this scenario seems much more realistic. The algorithm.

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ResumeBear Teams With The Chelsea Krost Show to Provide Job Tips for Millennials

Resume Bear

The Chelsea Krost Show provides a platform for today’s hot topics, trends and issues that affect the Millennial Generation – those born between 1982 and 2002. Weekly Video with ResumeBear tip helps millennials successfully prepare for interviews. ResumeBear can help you build and distribute a professional resume, but the blog also gives you great information, tips, and learning lessons that are key to becoming a success. Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2013.

8 Companies That Care About Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Career Realism

Home Depot created the Home Depot Foundation in 2002 to do their part to help communities. Consumers prefer to buy from companies that show they care about society as a whole. This is why many major corporations create corporate social responsibility, or CSR, programs.

Aha Moments: How World Icons Got their Ideas and Inspiration [Infographic]

Personal Excellence Blog

Hi everyone!! I apologize for the lack of updates! While I originally thought that I would have all the time in the world to create new content on PE after my wedding, as it turned out, I’ve been busy with moving into my new home (done), furnishing it (done; will be recording new Celes.TV

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Undisclosed STD’s: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Ms. Career Girl

Raised in San Jose, California Dr. Sheila Loanzon completed an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York in 2002. Disclosing an STD to a new potential partner can be tricky!

5 Ways To Massively Crowdsource Your Job Search


In 2002, I finally ended my almost year-long job search by creating a contest. October 15th is Blog Action Day 2012.

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20 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

In 2002, Kaka was the youngest player in the 2002 Brazilian World Cup squad. He would then proceed to be named Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year for the years 2002–2005. Many commercials today are flashy sales pitches that over-glamorize their products/services.

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???? 25 Reasons Job Fairs Are Not a Ridiculous Waste of Time


In 2002, I was on the job search in Israel a few months after leaving my job at in France. Are career fairs a waste of time or are you wasting time at career fairs? A waste of time?

History of Terminations & Firings Because of Employee Social Media


It is a digital and social media world we are living in with the use of social media, blogging, video tablets and smartphones only growing in popularity.

Don’t Call Them An ” Entrepreneur “

Ms. Career Girl

Collins returned to MORE magazine in 2014, where she had been a driving force behind the brand’s growth as VP/Group Publisher and SVP/Publishing Director from 2002 to 2008. The post Don’t Call Them An ” Entrepreneur “ appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Linchpin RIP: Adam Yauch

HR Capitalist

In 2002, he launched the film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories.". On the road today and there's only one thing in my earphones: The Beastie Boys. One of the Beastie Boys, Adam Yauch (aka MCA) is dead of cancer at 47.

HR Should Lead the Dialogue About Mental Health in the Workplace


Marlowe JF: Depression’s Surprising Toll on Worker Productivity, Employee Benefits Journal , March 2002, pp. A Germanwings jetliner crashed into the Alps last week. Speculation about the pilot’s mental health has dominated the news since.

Legalities? Here's How References Work in the Real World.

HR Capitalist

Yow -- who spent 16 years as Maryland's athletic director -- called out the Terrapins coach, who won the 2002 NCAA championship working under her, of interfering with the search. Want to know why I write about sports a lot on an HR blog?

Video, Vine, Social Campaigning: One Grad’s Quest to Land a Job


The Wall Street Journal recently reported that 284,000 American college graduates worked for minimum wage in 2012 – that’s double the number in 2007 and up 70% from 2002! Billboards. Sandwich boards. Amazon.

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???? 9 Job Listings Guaranteed To Leave You Rejected


Back in 2002, I interviewed for a project manager position at a Jerusalem tech company. Poorly written job descriptions can hide a good job, but you're usually better off not trying to find out. Photo Credit: JD Hancock.

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The Great Divide Between HR Decisions and Day One: How to Meet the Challenges of 2015


Some of the members of the suit hadn’t even worked for Sony since 2002 – but they still have a suit. There is a Great Divide in HR. It’s the often unaddressed gap between the decision to hire a candidate and that candidate’s first day on the job. This critical gap is soon going to lead to a huge divide between those organizations that succeed and those that don’t.

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The politics of ‘nice’ – are you too friendly at work?

Ms. Career Girl

Way back in 2002, a Pennsylvania State University study suggested that smiling not only created positive impressions in those around you, but improved your own work performance. The post The politics of ‘nice’ – are you too friendly at work? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

VIDEO – Where’s my bailout?!

Resume Bear

Looking for a job is a job in itself. It takes time, resources and more than a little bit of patience to find one. In the meantime, the bills keep coming in.