10 Ways Job Searching Has Changed in 10 Years

Ms. Career Girl

To help ensure more successful job searching for the millions that will be looking for employment opportunities this summer and fall, the FlexJobs career coaching team has identified 10 ways job searching in 2021 has changed since 2011. “In because it may misgender the hiring manager.

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Beware of Scam Resume Writing Services

Executive Career Brand

Executive Resume, Biography & Cover Letter Online Presence & Online Reputation Management Executive Job Search resume writing SEODid you land on this post because you searched “resume writing services”? Then your mission is to find the best resume writer for your needs.

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#1 Thing You MUST Say In Your Cover Letter

Career Realism

Is there one thing you can say in a cover letter that will guarantee it accomplishes its purpose? A cover letter serves as an introduction to your resume and to yourself as a candidate for employment. Need more help writing your cover letter?

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Boost Your Work Experience with a Relevant Internship

Ms. Career Girl

percent as of January 2021, many HR recruiters are still less willing to give a chance to candidates without a relevant work history. Job Search News Work internships in 2021

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10 Q&As You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Remote Job Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Job searching is an incredibly stressful process, and it’s even more challenging if you’re looking for a remote job but are unfamiliar with how that might be different than searching for a traditional in-office job,” said Brie Reynolds, Career Development Manager and Coach at FlexJobs.

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here’s an example of a cover letter that will make you a stronger candidate

Ask a Manager

This post, here’s an example of a cover letter that will make you a stronger candidate , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I frequently get asked for examples of good cover letters, and a reader recently sent me a good one that I want to share.

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4 Things To Know About Negotiating Salary In 2021 (And Beyond)

Career Realism

With the availability of vaccines in 2021, businesses are starting to reopen but the market is completely different. According to research published on the Society for Human Resource Management website, company leaders are expected to increase compensation in 2021 by between 2.6%

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Career Pivot? How to Change to Work You Love

Ms. Career Girl

For whatever reason, the job or career you had in 2019 is no longer relevant in 2021. Write it all down in a clear intention statement: ‘I want to be a corporate accountant, managing the financial reporting for a mid-sized firm.’ If you’re great at organizing, love setting up parties, can manage suppliers and feel the need to stretch your creative muscles, perhaps you would love a new career as an event organizer.

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5 Characteristics Of Successful Managers

Career Realism

In line with changes in the workplace, today's managers require different characteristics and qualities to succeed compared to the managers of yesteryear. Hence, a manager who was effective in the past might not be effective today. This is about more than just people management.

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5 Strategies to Make the Most of a COVID Job Market

Ms. Career Girl

Companies are very busy, and managers don’t have the time or inclination to micromanage an entire team of remote staff. Broadcast your experience in a cover letter and on your resume. Thankfully, 2020 is finally over.

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How To Ensure Recruiters NEVER Consider Your Application

Career Realism

Write Your Resume And Cover Letter Like Egyptian Hieroglyphics! Some resumes and cover letters seem to be designed with information security in mind: they are self-ciphering documents. Your resume and cover letter are just like the walls of a booth and leaflets.

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4 unique interview questions to help you find the best employees

Evil HR Lady

Interviewing is a difficult task, and most hiring managers don’t do it very often – so they don’t have time to get good at it. But, resumes and cover letters can be deceiving.

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5 Internship Facts To Know In 2021

Career Realism

Here's what to know about internships in 2021. Or, join our career growth club today and get access to one-on-one career coaching, resume and cover letter reviews, online tutorials, and unlimited networking opportunities—all in your back pocket!

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Why You Should Hire People Who Make Typos

Evil HR Lady

Many hiring managers reject such people on the spot. And résumés and cover letters are writing devoid of any human interaction. Just by reading a résumé or cover letter, you can’t. The best people for certain jobs may not have perfect résumés.

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video cover letters, asking for money to cover a lost perk, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, video cover letters, asking for money to cover a lost perk, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Asking for compensation to cover a lost perk. What’s up with video cover letters?

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4 Things Companies Should Be Showcasing To Prospective Employees In 2021

Career Realism

A job seeker looking for work in 2021 has a checklist and this is what's on it: Companies Need To Be Clear About Their Remote Work Policies The emergence of remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic undoubtedly changed professional expectations.

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anti-vaxx coworker is verifying vaccinations, paying for a cover letter, and more

Ask a Manager

The new boss is aware that my coworker has had ongoing issues with fudging her timesheet and is willing to give her a fresh start, I think seeing it as a problem of prior management. Paying for a cover letter. Should hiring managers expect this?

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6 Ways Volunteering Can Boost Your Career

Career Realism

Exposure To New Ways Of Doing Things Seeing how another organization runs things, and being exposed to different ways of managing, brainstorming, solving problems, can provide a fresh way to look at the challenges you face in your paid position. It's always a good thing to give back.

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Using A Visual Medium To Enhance The Recruiting Process

Recruit CRM

For Advertising Open Job Roles Managers and employers need an edge via which they can draw in the best candidates for their open job roles and adding graphics to their job advertisements may assist recruiters with separating their agencies from competitors.

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Career Management: 8 Tips For Disagreeing With The Boss

Career Realism

Most managers want to think they've hired brilliant people who can think and act well on the company's behalf. The boss can win because they will come off as an engaging manager and get a much better end result.

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How To Mention Unrelated Work Experience On Your Resume

Career Realism

In fact, she was an experienced manager in her 30s—a fact that was important to show for the level of job she was seeking. Many candidates who come to us for resume help have the same question.

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6 Things Job Seekers Do That Hiring Managers LOVE

Career Realism

So, what are some things hiring managers love to see from a job seeker? Here are the six things that a candidate can do that make a hiring manager want to say, "You're hired!" And who doesn't love it when the hiring manager calls them directly to talk about their experience?

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?? Lost Your Resume and Starting to Panic?

JobMob

i have a flash drive w my transcript, resume, and all my cover letters on it and the last time i found it after losing it i was all “oh i need to save these on my computer just in case i lose it again” guess what i did not do and cannot find. Can't find your resume?

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10 Little Things That Make A Big Difference To Hiring Managers

Career Realism

As a former hiring manager in several consulting firms, I often wondered if candidates were cognizant of the impression they made on employers. Here are 10 “little" things that make a big difference to hiring managers in your job search.

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Resume Parsing 101: Top Benefits Of Using A Resume Parser

Recruit CRM

It helps in analysing a CV or data present in a cover letter and turns it into structured data. resumeparser #resumetips #recruiters #recruitmentagencies #HumanResources pic.twitter.com/TcBm7a92E6 — Recruit CRM (@CrmRecruit) March 22, 2021.

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How To Determine If A Job Is A Good Fit For You

Career Realism

Are you great at managing projects? Examples of these skills include email marketing, customer service, project management, and database management. Has this ever happened to you? You come across a job description that sounds pretty intriguing.

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How To Discuss Salary Requirements With The Hiring Manager

Career Realism

If you're polite and enthusiastic about the job opportunity, you'll come across as an agreeable job candidate, and hiring managers want to hire people that won't be difficult to work with. A lot of people find the subject of salary negotiation tricky.

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10 Things To Immediately Do On LinkedIn

Career Realism

Join as many groups as you can manage, keeping in mind you'll have to be an active member in them to benefit and be seen as a valuable connection. This includes employers, hiring managers , and recruiters.

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6 Remote-Friendly Companies That Help Pay For Your Vacation

Career Realism

BambooHR BambooHR is a human resources-focused computer software company that serves over 10,000 customers by offering "an affordable, intuitive, cloud-based system for managing essential employee information." What's even better than lots of paid vacation time?

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Workplace Disagreements: How To Handle Them The Right Way

Career Realism

When people put so much into their careers and jobs, it's worth it to try to understand disagreement—and learn how to manage disagreements in the workplace. The workplace is a dynamic place. Unfortunately, any time multiple human beings get together, there is potential for conflict.

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Top 5 Questions Hiring Managers Expect You To Ask In An Interview

Career Realism

There are a few ways you can impress hiring managers in a job interview. But which questions do hiring managers expect you to ask? According to a recent study by Zety , there are a handful of questions hiring managers expect you to ask before the interview concludes.

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3 Steps To An Outstanding Personal Branding Statement

Career Realism

Or, join our career growth club today and get access to one-on-one career coaching, resume and cover letter reviews, online tutorials, and unlimited networking opportunities—all in your back pocket! Your resume and LinkedIn profile are incredibly important to your job search.

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Tips That Will Ensure You FAIL Any Interview!

Career Realism

The grandstanding, self-important manager that tries to make candidates feel like dirt. Is it excessive to ask for a short essay, especially in our day and age when so many decided that cover letters are overrated?

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3 Ways To Job Hunt Efficiently

Career Realism

This is essential to putting together your strategy for marketing yourself to employers and will also impact how you put together your resumes and cover letters.

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4 Pieces Of Career Advice For College Graduates Looking For Work

Career Realism

You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers. If you've managed to rack up your fair share of internships, make sure you display them prominently. A great way to excel in your job search is to build a relationship with your resume and cover letter.

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The Ultimate Guide to Accepting a Job Offer

Catherines Career Corner

Gladly helping all career-minded people worldwide to explore their career, manage change and understand how new technologies are changing and enhancing the future of work. 1 Cover Letter Tip. To Whom It May Concern: Can it Negatively Affect Your Cover Letter?

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10 Ways To Increase Workplace Safety

Career Realism

Or, join our career growth club today and get access to one-on-one career coaching, resume and cover letter reviews, online tutorials, and unlimited networking opportunities—all in your back pocket!

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3 Easy Ways To Be Happier At Work

Career Realism

Berg from the Wharton School and Amy Wrzesniewski from Yale School of Management, have also done extensive research into the effects of job crafting. It's no secret that many people wish they could be happier at work. So, what's the solution, if any?

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3 Soft Skills Every Great Leader Needs

Career Realism

based director of talent management and organization alignment with Towers Watson. Managing day-to-day decisions takes away [leaders'] perspective and capacity to focus. Soft skills get a bad rap. Yet, more organizations are requiring development on the softer side than ever before.

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What Should Recruiters Look For In CVs When Hiring For Remote Jobs?

Recruit CRM

They will need to be aware of several workflow management software, understand the usage of Kanban boards and other range of systems that are generally used in a remote work environment. Look For A Cover Letter This is not a stringent hard-and-fast rule.

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5 Ways To Deal With An Incompetent Boss

Career Realism

In other words, the boss doesn't know squat about being a manager and probably knows little to nothing about the area of work you do. Management, although maybe not your direct boss, will notice your initiative.

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my boss never praises my work, my awful ex-manager lists me as a protege, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss never praises my work, my awful ex-manager lists me as a protege, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I think I am performing well, but my manager is a lot more forthcoming about her negative feedback than her positive.

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Moving Up: How To Transition Into A Leadership Role

Career Realism

Whether you're managing a team or leading a country, making a transition into a leadership role can be a bit of a challenge. If you want to start off on the right foot, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Here are 11 tips for successfully transitioning into a leadership role.

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