Why Does LinkedIn Have No Serious Competitors?

The Undercover Recruiter

The ‘serious network’ has been the dominant player since it first launched in 2003 and no new platforms have seriously challenged its market position.

2003 19

The History of the CV [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

2003 – LinkedIn launches, giving a new way for CVs to be presented. This infographic (from the National Careers Service ) shows the history of the CV. Takeaways: 1482 – Leonardo de Vinci creates the first professional CV.

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Trending Sources

Looking for a New Job This Year? Three Things You Should Do Today

Careers Done Write

If you haven’t looked at or touched your resume in 2013 and maybe not since 2003 (like many of our clients), what are you waiting for? Happy New Year! We hope that you all had a wonderful holiday season and are rested, re-charged, and ready to start 2014 off right.

2014 110

Interviewing for Culture, What's Rewarded | Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

2003 40

What’s the Best Executive Resume Format and Length?

Executive Career Brand

A nicely formatted, visually appealing Word 2003 version (or second most recent version of Word). When I speak with executive job seekers, one of the first things they often ask me is how their resume stacks up.

2016 106

Job Seekers: Using Social Media for Job Hunting

Blogging4jobs

LinkedIn – Since 2003. LinkedIn was founded early in the social evolution – 2003. For the Job Seeker. Many employers have figured out how to use social media to improve their corporate and employment brand.

ATS and the Executive Resume Black Hole – What You May Not Know

Executive Career Brand

Use a Word document, but make it the second most recent version (Word 2003 at this writing).

2016 79

How to Cover Employment Gaps on Your Resume

Career Realism

If you held one job from January 2003 to April 2010 and held the next from June 2010 to the present, simply omit the months from your resume. At some time in our careers, we will all have a gap in our employment history—maybe a few weeks or months, maybe a few years.

Best Predictors of Higher Income Attainment in 12 Year Old Kids? Rule Breaking/Defiance of Parental Authority Of Course.

HR Capitalist

For instance, research in the field of organizational psychology showed that employees invest in unethical or deviant workplace behavior when they are not satisfied with their income and when they have a high level of love of money (Tang & Chiu, 2003). Ready for some science today?

2017 35

How to Spot and Fight Age Discrimination

Water Cooler Wisdom

The insurance manager sued—and won—for  age discrimination  in Iowa after he was demoted in 2003. Jack Gross’  case set a precedent. But later, the Supreme Court reversed the decision, stating that Gross now had to cite substantial evidence that his age was the decisive factor in his demotion. The Court’s ruling made it much harder for Gross, and everyone else, to prove a case of age discrimination in the workplace.

Iowa 16

How to Take the Work Out of Finding Work

Ms. Career Girl

The needle hasn’t moved much since 2003. The post How to Take the Work Out of Finding Work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. NEW JOB SEARCH SHORTCUT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT. No one loves searching for a new job. It’s fair to say most people hate it.

2016 46

10 Reasons Why You’re Not Getting the Job Offer

Career Realism

has been an executive recruiter and career counselor since 2003. Let’s begin with a few of assumptions. Since you got the interview your cover letter and resume were obviously effective.

The State of the Unions in the United States

Blogging4jobs

Since 2003, family members who care for their own family members at home and receive financial aid from the State of Illinois have been required to join the SEIU and pay monthly dues out the benefits they receive, up to $750 annually. Series Explores How Unions Lost Their Way.

6 Ways to Strengthen your Resume for the Holiday Season

Careers Done Write

It may be difficult to let go of your favorite accomplishment from the job you held back in 2003, but you have to do it in order to keep your material high and tight.

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4 ways to write powerful LinkedIn job descriptions

Blue Sky Resumes

1999 – 2003 (4 years). I’ve written before about how to write great LinkedIn headlines and how to create awesome summaries. Now it’s time to talk about job descriptions, because these are a key part of how you present yourself on LinkedIn and most people get them wrong.

2014 40

The Quest for Multiple Internships: Is it Really Beneficial to Have More Than One?

Career Alley

described how the number of students that had at least three internships doubled from 2003 to 2004. A professional internship provides an invaluable opportunity for young professionals to gain insight into their industry of interest.

9 Ways To Be A Successful Marketing Manager

Career Realism

As Chris Thomas of market research company Play MR puts it, “Unless you specifically ask for a mind-numbing 200-page report written in PowerPoint 2003, there’s a snow-flake’s chance in hell you’ll get it” 9.

2014 57

What Does a “Bad” Decision Look Like on a Candidate's resume?

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

2007 31

Focus – A Critical Skill For Job Seekers

Career Realism

And the “Paradox of Choice” (Barry Schwarz, Ecco, 2003) teaches us that too many choices often leads to a serious limitation to our ability to make decisions.

2014 50

4 Tips for Making a Career Out of Advising Pro Athletes

Career Alley

Named the top agent by Sporting News between 2003 and 2006, he counts among his clients famous people who make a fortune out of shooting basketball hoops , such as Derrick Rose, Russell Westbrook, LaMarcus Aldridge, Joe Johnson, Al Horford and Marc Gasol.

20 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

Released in 2003, the ad went on to receive more awards than any commercial in history; so many that it was the most awarded commercial in 2004 and the third-most-awarded commercial in 2003. [ Many commercials today are flashy sales pitches that over-glamorize their products/services.

2016 35

30+ #SHRM & #HRCI Recertification Credits Available on Demand

Blogging4jobs

I took the PHR with HRCI as soon as I was eligible in 2003. Access my free on-demand webinars for HRCI and SHRM recertification credits by clicking here. . If you are a StrengthsFinder nerd like me, you might not be surprised to know that Learning is in my Top 5. I am always learning, reading, taking classes and doing new things. It’s the reason I make soap from scratch, love photography, technology and gardening. I love learning new things and HR is no different.

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A Story of Inspiration and Hope

The Job Quest

In 2003, he was convicted and sentenced to six years in prison.

5 Pitfalls Of Your Online Job Search

Blogging4jobs

Since LinkedIn’s introduction in 2003, it’s been a hub for professionals around the world. With 17,778 job searches made every hour and 164 job postings viewed per minute, online job searches are buzzing with job seekers.

2014 45

Ash Wednesday: Terrible Moments in HR Relationships.

HR Capitalist

The year is something like 2003 and I''m a VP of HR at a big telecom. Ash Wednesday, people. Time to give something up for Lent. Or the heart of Mardi Gras season - I guess it depends on your disposition.

Green Jobs Growing: Study Says There Are 2.7 Million Green Jobs in U.S.

Green Career Central

The study was conducted between 2003 and 2010. According to a study done by the Brookings Institute and Battele, there are about 2.7 million green jobs is the U.S. Using this 2.7 million figure translates into more employment in green sectors than in fossil fuel.

2003 21

How HR Found Me: Tips for Getting Started in HR

Blogging4jobs

When I moved to Santa Cruz, CA in 2003, I had planned to continue working as a domestic violence victim advocate as I had been doing while finishing up my master’s degree in San Diego, CA. You don’t hear a lot of kids say, “When I grow up, I want to work in human resources.”

Brian Williams and Others Who Damage Their Careers by Lying

Career Solvers

NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams has been suspended without pay following news that he misrepresented his account of an Iraq War mission in 2003.

Experience does not equal a job skill

Cube Rules

“Why learn that new Microsoft Office version — I already know how to use Microsoft 2003!&# , they say. photo credit: Another Pint Please… Experience, told by those with lots of experience, trumps everything.

2011 58

How To Defeat Any Form of Job Search Discrimination

JobMob

It was the fall of 2003, and after a few weeks of discussion and intense lobbying, I got the go-ahead to hire a badly-needed new team member. The older you get, the more it can happen to you. One of the questions I get asked most is about overcoming ageism.

Make Your Career More Social: Show Up and Engage

Threshold Consulting

Well, at least until 2003, when LinkedIn was launched, … and in its wake, the social media revolution that would change things forever. This month’s Career Collective topic is “social media - how to use it in a job search, how to get started, do's and don'ts”.

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3 Warning Signs Your Employees Are Suffering Burnout

Blogging4jobs

This was a 47 percent increase since the survey began back in 2003. Increasing Employee Morale While Decreasing Fatigue at Work. Times are tough for workers across all industries. While unemployment is still high, it’s not just those searching for a job who are feeling the stress.

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How to Enter in Recertification Credits in HRCI

Blogging4jobs

Having taken my PHR exam in written form in 2003 and in 2007 I took my SPHR exam on a computer in a learning center, I’ve watched their technology change and evolve, but sometimes new can be confusing.

???? How To Defeat Job Search Discrimination Today

JobMob

It was the fall of 2003, and after a few weeks of discussion and intense lobbying, I got the go-ahead to hire a badly-needed new team member. No matter who you are, it can happen to you. Photo by NASA. One of the questions I get asked most is about overcoming ageism.

Resume Downfalls That Prevent You From Getting That Dream Job

Corn on the Job

Kevin joined Robert Half in October 2001 in the London West End office, before moving back to Sydney in 2003 to manage and grow the Australian business. From relevant job experience and achievements, to qualifications and skills, we all understand what is supposed to appear on a resume.

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

Competitive Resumes

This Supreme Court debate from 2003 in retrospect, had little affect on the ways that race still matters today to many hiring managers. A 2003 study in California found that temporary agencies preferred white applicants three to one over African American applicants.

Tiny Prints Business Cards Are Awesome

Jobacle

Since 2003 Tiny Prints has been creating chic-looking, celebrity-endorsed invitations, stationery, and other printed materials. Even though I have heard the name countless times, I never had a reason to use their services, mainly because I didn’t know that they also specialized in business cards ! I have written before about how important it is to have a business card that is professional yet unique – something that is not always easy to accomplish.

2003 11

5 Expert Tips to Reduce Employee Turnover

Corn on the Job

Kevin joined Robert Half in October 2001 in the London West End office, before moving back to Sydney in 2003 to manage and grow the Australian business. It’s a fact that if a business has a high rate of staff turnover it can hurt a company’s profit levels.

2014 31

7 Must Read Job Interview Answers for College Grads

JobMob

He founded LCJS consulting in 2003. How to make the best first impression in your first interviews. This is a guest post by Lavie Margolin. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines. The job market can be especially difficult for recent college grads.

2014 39

How To Defeat Any Form of Job Search Discrimination

JobMob

It was the fall of 2003 and after a few weeks of discussion and intense lobbying, I got the go-ahead to hire a badly-needed new team member. The older you get, the more it can happen to you.