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].

2014 54

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.

2010 142

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.

2014 74

HR AND CATHOLIC (or not): "You've Got a Little Smudge Up There".

HR Capitalist

Reflections from a past Ash Wednesday: The year is 2002. A young HR Capitalist is running a field region of HR for a Fortune 500. He's attending national HR meetings in St. Louis ( shout out to Nelly - maybe NSFW or NSF-HR, but it's St. Louis-themed for sure ).

2018 55

??? Stop Falling into Resume Gaps

JobMob

During my job search in 2006, the question was often phrased like this: “I see that you worked at Amazon.com in France until August 2001, but that your next job only began over a year later in October 2002.

2017 78

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.

2015 182

Race Matters in Hiring, No Matter How Nice The Cheshire Cat Grins

Competitive Resumes

And, a 2002 study in Boston and Chicago found that résumés of persons with names common among whites were 50 percent more likely to generate a request for an interview than equally impressive résumés of persons with names common among blacks. Race matters in hiring.

2017 130

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.

How To Get An Employer’s Attention In 20 Seconds

Career Realism

For example, “Joe Smith, Nebraska Hula Hoop Champion 2002.” I review a lot of resumes, and they often land in my mailbox with the exact same titles: resume.doc or resume.pdf. Can you say boring?

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.

2017 154

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

JobMob

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.

2017 79

Stop Falling into Resume Gaps

JobMob

During my job search in 2006, the question was often phrased like this: “I see that you worked at Amazon.com 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.

2015 81

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.”

2012 195

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

Blogging4jobs

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.

2015 80

Ask Yahoo’s Ex CEO If it’s Ok to Lie on Your Resume

Resume Bear

In 2002, eye care company Bausch & Lomb rescinded a bonus for CEO Ronald Zarrella after learning his resume included an MBA degree, which he never earned. Also in 2002, Sandra Baldwin resigned as president of the U.S. John Feldmann. Many job seekers have thought about doing it.

2012 193

Rocco Mediate: A Golf Lesson For Employee Engagement

David Zinger

Rocco Mediate is a very endearing golfer who has not won since 2002. Employee Engagement: Keep Plugging Away. He just kept working and had a magical tournament this weekend at Fry.com as he holed out for an eagle every day of the tournament.

2010 52

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.

2016 228

Today is #VoteforSteveBrowneDay

Blogging4jobs

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.

2015 64

A Very Special Christmas Eve Story From the HR Capitalist.

HR Capitalist

The year is 2002 and it's Christmas Eve. Capitalist Note: This story is a Christmas Eve tradition at the HR Capitalist. Merry Christmas. It's Christmas Eve. Time for anticipation. Time for reflection.

2017 72

HR AND CATHOLIC (or not): "You've Got a Little Smudge Up There".

HR Capitalist

Reflections from a past Ash Wednesday: The year is 2002. A young HR Capitalist is running a field region of HR for a Fortune 500. He's attending national HR meetings in St. Louis ( shout out to Nelly - maybe NSFW or NSF-HR, but it's St. Louis-themed for sure ).

5 Key Resume Writing Tips For The Over 50 Job Seeker

Career Realism

Position B (2002 – 2007). Position C (2000 – 2002). ** Additional experience includes… 4. 5 Key Resume Writing Tips For The Over 50 Job Seeker. CAREEREALISM. Inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened.”.

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.

2012 205

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

JobMob

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.

2016 89

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.

2017 182

25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job Search

JobMob

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.

2015 83

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.

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.

2011 165

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

JobMob

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.

2017 71

Real Career Girls CEO Spotlight: Annbeth Eschbach, Exhale Spa

Ms. Career Girl

Looking back, since founding the company in 2002, what has been your biggest challenge in building your business? The post Real Career Girls CEO Spotlight: Annbeth Eschbach, Exhale Spa appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 130

“In Ireland, can employees sue their employer for bullying?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

In fact, Ireland first passed a law aimed at preventing workplace bullying in 2002. Question: What are the circumstances in which an employee will be able to sue their employer for bullying in the workplace and psychological damage deriving from so called “workplace stress?” . Allie. Dublin, Ireland.

2011 100

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

Blogging4jobs

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.

2013 82

HR Should Lead the Dialogue About Mental Health in the Workplace

Blogging4jobs

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.

2015 61

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.”

2012 197

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

JobMob

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.

2016 63

BNET Column: Why hunting for a great job hurts your career.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog BNET Column: Why hunting for a great job hurts your career Posted to: Job Hunt October 3rd, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 60

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.

2013 142

Using Information Systems to Aid Job Search

Career Alley

When it was commissioned in 1996 it went by a different name; a number of changes were made here and there to spruce it up and in the year 2002, Yahoo bought the company. Millions of people are currently searching for jobs.

2013 139

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.

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 80

Predicting Bad Employees Before They’re Bad

Blogging4jobs

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.

2015 45