Do Cover Letters Really Matter in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Opinions vary on whether or not cover letters are even read – or needed – in job search. Take the time to write customized cover letters for each job. And make sure they’re memorable and further support your personal brand and market your potential value, beyond your resume.

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5 Common Executive Job Search Dilemmas

Executive Career Brand

In job search, there are many potential pitfalls that sabotage or prolong the search. Here are 5 challenges facing many executive job seekers, and ways to overcome them: 1. Circumvent the gatekeepers and network into the goldmine of hidden jobs.

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2010 Top 10 Executive Personal Branding and Job Search Trends

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 227

Twitter Turbocharges Executive Job Search and Personal Brand.

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 227

Personal Branding and Executive Job Search Guide – Newly Revised and Updated

Executive Career Brand

Having trouble getting a handle on defining and building your personal branding, and navigating today’s executive job search? My popular executive job search readiness ebook will help you. Tapping into the hidden job market. Networking your way into the job.

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Do You Need a Job Search Marketing Plan?

Professional Resume Services

Don’t jump blindly into your job search! Coming up with a marketing plan at the beginning a job search can sound a little intimidating, even for professionals and executives. Here are the important concepts of a job search marketing plan.

2017 141

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. You may figure that connecting with a few executive recruiters is the only other thing you’ll need to do to make that job come to you. Most jobs are not posted anywhere.

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Toxic Executive Job Search Beliefs: I can skip networking

Executive Career Brand

Your executive job search seems to be going nowhere. Too many of the executive job seekers I speak with have neglected their network for years, while they were securely employed. Then, they’re suddenly thrown into a job search and have to scramble to build back up their network.

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16 Deadly Executive Job Search Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 244

15 Ways Your Job Search Will Self-Destruct in No Time

Competitive Resumes

Your job search shouldn’t look anything like the movie, “Mission Impossible.” How you go about your job search says a lot about who you are as a professional. Unfortunately, your job search efforts can self-destruct quickly.

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Executive Branding and the New Rules of C-level Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 171

The Importance of Executive Branding in Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 143

Social Networking and Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Social networking is one of the fastest growing forms of communication and advertisement. In order to have the best odds at getting a job you need to take advantage of social networking as well as creating an impressive resume and acing the interview.

Twitter Job Search Help From Career Experts

Executive Career Brand

How would you like to get free advice from job search experts. On topics ranging from personal branding, targeting and working with executive recruiters, to best job networking and interviewing strategies, and so much more. . Job Search Focus.

FREE e-Book: Personal Branding and Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 137

Root Canals, Job Search, and the Art of Personal Branding

The Job Quest

During my most recent visit, I realized that searching for a job is actually quite similar to a trip to the dentist. Prior to a job interview, you likely give the same added concentration to your resume, references, etc. Most of personal branding occurs unintentionally anyway.

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4 Summer Strategies to Step Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

If you are one of the many professionals who has been searching for a new job during the first half of 2011, the recent news of stagnant job growth and the layoffs at CISCO , may be a bit disheartening, to say the least. Job search is not what it used to be.

Executive Job Search and Blogging: Perfect Together

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

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Want a Successful Executive Job Search? Run It Like a Small Business

Executive Career Brand

7 Steps To Land a Great-fit Gig: Be the CEO of Brand You. If you’ve been in a job search for a while, and not much is happening, you’d be wise to re-jig your strategy, and start thinking of running your job search like it’s a business. Define Your Personal Brand.

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Executive Job Search: How Recruiters and Employers Find Candidates.

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 227

Twitter Help and Strategies for Executive Job Search and Personal Branding

Executive Career Brand

Twitter Help and Strategies for Executive Job Search and Personal Branding is a post from: Executive Career Brand. . I took to it from the very start, and especially like the way it helps me gain more exposure for my blog posts and extends my brand and ROI value across multiple channels. I’ve written several posts about Twitter here on Executive Career Brand and my other blog, Executive Resume Branding, since I started tweeting about two years ago.

2010 143

Job Search Data & Career Branding Tips

Career Brander

Career Brander Blog About Career Brander « The rhetorical triangle and the job search process Google me-managing your online identity » Job Search Data & Career Branding Tips Published December 27, 2010 Uncategorized 1 Comment Tags: personal branding , career branding , linkedin , online identity , your Internet brand , 2011 job search , job search tips The data doesn’t lie; it is all how you interpret it.

2010 109

?? How To Actually Job Search on LinkedIn in Secret

JobMob

It would suck to lose your current job before finding a new job. There is a lot of great advice out there for job seekers on how to use LinkedIn to build their personal brands and find new career opportunities. 2) Don’t openly advertise your job search.

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Will Employment Gaps Hurt My Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 180

How to Use LinkedIn Wisely During Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Use LinkedIn Wisely During Job Search appeared first on Ms. LinkedIn, the social networking website geared toward professionals and job-seekers, is the perfect place to hone your targeted approach to job searching. Image: Got a Job Tamra.

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Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – Targeting

Executive Career Brand

Part 1 – Target Your Executive Resume for the Hidden Job Market. Want to get inside the head of an executive resume professional, as she strategizes and creates content for an executive job seeker’s resume? Then, I’ll follow with: Part 2 – What Personal Branding Is and Is NOT.

2015 204

How Your Employer’s Brand Affects Your Brand

Careers Done Write

Your personal brand is comprised of many things. Some aspects of your brand change and develop over time. However, some aspects of your brand stick with you for many years. Examples of lasting brand aspects that define you include your education and your employers.

2015 220

The Art of the Job Search

Workology

The job search is a process. The planning and strategy involved with your job search should begin no less than six months prior to when your job search begins. For your job search to be effective, one must start at the beginning.

Posting LinkedIn Updates is Key to Personal Branding

Professional Resume Services

When it comes to c-level personal branding , the more your name is visible with your connections, the easier it will be for them to remember you and see you as a successful professional. Here are some ways LinkedIn updates can boost your c-level personal branding.

2018 180

What's A Personal Brand And Why Do You Need One?

Career Realism

Many of the posts on my website focus on developing your own personal brand. They address questions such as: What is a personal brand? Why do I need to develop my personal brand? How do I create a personal brand? Of course, you don't really “create" a personal brand.

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Best Executive Job Search Tips for 2011

Executive Career Brand

Best Executive Job Search Tips for 2011 is a post from: Executive Career Brand. About.com’s job search expert Alison Doyle recently put out a query to a number of career strategists and founders of leading job sites for job search tips for an upcoming article. Go to her article, Best Job Hunting Tips , for the full tips: • Establish Goals – by Penny Loretto, Associate Director, Skidmore College and the About.com Guide to Internships.

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Stalled Executive Job Search? Get Busy on LinkedIn and Twitter

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 203

How Green is Your Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 139

Taking a Holiday Vacation From Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 158

Executive Job Search: Using LinkedIn's Company Follow

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 171

LinkedIn: Best Tactic for Undercover Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 179

Cover Letter Debate: Are They Necessary in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

Knock ‘em Dead Secrets and Strategies for Successful Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Knock ‘em Dead Secrets and Strategies for Successful Job Search is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Not a typical how-to job search book, Martin’s latest effort offers advice that can change the trajectory of your career and life, and help you work your passion.

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Think Like an Executive Resume Branding Pro – 10 Resume Do’s and Don’ts

Executive Career Brand

This 5-part series will help you understand how to create an interview-generating, brand-reinforcing executive resume. Here’s what you learned in the first 4 parts of this series: Part 1 – Target Your Executive Resume for the Hidden Job Market.

2015 221

Job Searching in the 21st Century - Using LinkedIn

Position Ignition

We will also look at how individuals are projecting themselves into the job market using social media. We will see from these two angles what conclusions we can draw about how you find a job using social media in the future. Job Search Online Reputation & Branding

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Land A Job With Personal Branding

Professional Resume Services

Personal branding is, in the simplest definition, the way you market yourself. And if used correctly, your personal brand can land you that job. Be careful that when you are making a professional brand you don’t make it boring or impersonal. It is still your brand.

C-level Job Search: Blogging? What Am I Going To Write About?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

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