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40 Best Career Counselor Blogs for the Brand New Graduate

Resume Bear

These blogs we’ve compiled here can do just that. These blogs touch on a range of career topics and are great starting places for any confused grad looking for guidance. On this blog, you’ll find career advice that can help you get started and make you a better employee.

60 Percent of Jobs are Filled through Referrals

Resume Bear

ATS programs that connect to your social networks will be more common as businesses look for more efficient ways to pre-screen candidates, writes Jim Holincheck, managing vice president at Gartner Research and a human resources software analyst, in a blog post.

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The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

She had put her home address in New Jersey down while applying for full-time positions in Boston. Deborah Federico is an Assistant Director of Undergraduate Career Services in the School of Management at Boston University. Gone in sixty seconds.

This Week On Twitter: Inbound Recruiting With Ed Nathanson

Career Realism

The goal of the weekly Twitter chat is to raise awareness about inbound recruiting strategies that help employers attract the right job candidates to their current job openings.

ResumeBear Tips For “2012? New Grads on Linkedin

Resume Bear

Some of the best of these include the Boston College Alumni Group and The Penn State Alumni Association. Further explore the ways you can use LinkedIn for professional networking as a new graduate with these blog posts.

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10 Job Interview Regrets To Avoid | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [07.12.10] View Comments 10 Job Interview Regrets To Avoid Stop kicking yourself. The interview is over and you’ve given it your best shot. Sure, you made a few mistakes. Few are perfect in the pressure cooker of a job interview.

Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

Greater Boston Area. Senior Vice President, Strategy, Sales and Marketing at Meggitt Control Systems. Most Connected Woman on LinkedIn ~ Blogging about Social Media, Recruiting, Networking and Job Search Tips & Tricks… Pay It Forward! In honor of LinkedIn passing the 100 Million member mark this week, I thought I’d introduce you to the 10 most connected people on LinkedIn. Each of these members has at least 30,000 first-level connections.

Non-Competes Can Hurt Your Hiring

Hiring Technical People

FYI: Scott Kirsner, the columnist, has a blog, Innovation Economy, and several other articles about non-competes. 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.

Using Your Network

Hiring Technical People

Q&A with the Recruiting Animal → Using Your Network Posted on May 13, 2008 by johanna I found my first job with the help of an on-campus recruiter, and with a local Boston-area recruiter.

Employee Engagement and Storytelling for Business Leaders

David Zinger

I am looking very forward to going to Boston next week and taking a storytelling and leadership course. I will be looking for lessons, tips, strategies, and tactics for employee engagement. Her little story was reported in Fortune, The New York Times and Harvard Business Review blogs.

Why Jason Collins matters for your career

Penelope Trunk

Collins is a 12-year NBA veteran who has played for the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards and chose to come out in the new edition of Sports Illustrated . And we were talking about how he and his wife were going to move to the East coast, and he needed a career transition strategy.

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What is “The Perfect Fit”?

The Undercover Recruiter

Returning to the dating analogy – my wife, one day, wanted to go to the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

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5 Key Things to Know When Pursuing a Contract or Temporary Job

Career Rocketeer

Guest Expert: Scott Foley is a Principal of Winter Wyman’s Boston Accounting & Finance Contract Jobs division. Scott blogs to provide strategic job search advice for candidates as they make their next career move.

Common Sense Social Media Job Search Etiquette | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

Guest Expert: Scott Foley is a Principal of Winter, Wyman’s Boston Accounting & Finance Contract Jobs division. Scott blogs to provide strategic job search advice for candidates as they make their next career move. Launchpad is YOUR ultimate career search strategy guide, a career book series with exclusive articles by the top career experts in the industry.

3 Rules high achievers never break

Penelope Trunk

But you don’t need another blog post on not following rules, because I think we all agree that this blog is a monument to not following rules. I read about burgers in Boston and how to cook without recipes. I worked on my ideas about my seminar strategy.

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don’t usually write about my life in real time, because the difference between a blog post than reads like a diary entry and a blog post that someone would want to read is usually just time passing. I wrote it on my blog.

Still Out of the Job Market? What Now? | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer Career Search and Personal Branding Blog Home About Career Rocketeer Meet the Team Guest Experts Partners LinkedIn 360° Resources Job Search Websites Career Books Job Search Tracker Launchpad Blogroll Events Career Studios Advertise Contact Personal Branding Job Search Resumes Interviews Social Media Networking Career Management Everything Else You are here: Home / Job Search / Still Out of the Job Market?

How Searching for an IT Job is Different than Searching for Any Other Job - Guest Post

Careers Done Write

As part of this partnership, AVID has written a blog post for us to share with the CDW readers. AVID Technical Resources has offices in NY, Boston, CA, and RI and is ready to help you find your dream IT job. Job Search Strategies job search Careers Done Write is pleased to have a partnership with a well respected IT recruitment firm. I hope you find their post informative.

“If I am on a Performance Improvement Plan, and fear I might get.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “If I am on a Performance Improvement Plan, and fear I might get fired soon, should I tell a prospective employer who will soon be checking my employment history that I am thinking of resigning?” “If Recommend Our Blog to Friends - Its Free!

Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare

Resume to Referral

This book takes cover letters to new heights by providing 100+ cover letter examples, along with 50 cover letter tips and 5 unique strategies that other jobseekers are overlooking; opportunity for you! Plato #quote about 3 hours ago from SocialOomph Book: Designing a Cover Letter to "Wow" Hiring Personnel; [link] about 4 hours ago from SocialOomph Like This Blog? Sign Up Now to Receive Blog Updates.

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5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them)

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe 5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them) by Rich DeMatteo on October 26, 2009 If you are new, register for my RSS feed!

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The Job Market for Tech is Moving Forward. You Should Too.

Career Rocketeer

billion for 341 deals, while Boston raised $2.2 This is the first time NYC has ever passed Boston in total number of VC deals. Launchpad is YOUR ultimate career search strategy guide, a career book series with exclusive articles by the top career experts in the industry.

Ken Carson – CEO Finding Work Today [Video Interview] | Boomers.

Boomers Next Step

However, what really makes this course unique is that some of the old headhunter secrets that Cliff, Ken and the other executives at Finding Work Today pioneered are incorporated into this course as key elements of the networking strategies that are so important in finding consulting jobs. Ken Carson, started his career learning at the feet of the master, joining his father’s firm as a rookie straight out of Boston University.

Should You Launch in Emerging Markets First?

Hiring Technical People

Note: This blog post was co-authored with Justin Chakma, an undergraduate student at the University of Toronto. Consider Diagnostics for All , a Boston-area startup developing paper-based diagnostic tests the size of a postage stamp. Can readers think of other types of startups an emerging-market-first strategy might be applicable to? Startups usually launch their products first in wealthy countries.

How To Bridge The Gap In Your Resume | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Here’s an example of how to build that bridge on your resume: 1993-2001 Assistant Director of Marketing, Ace Manufacturing, Boston, MA 2001-2002 Boston University, Earned an M.A. Sign Up Now to Receive Blog Updates.

10 Twitter Profiles Of Public Health Advocates

Career Realism

Joseph Paduda is the principal of Health Strategy Associates, a national consulting firm specializing in managed care programs, and the author of Managed Care Matters, a blog about health care costs, policy, research and news.

Chat with Katherine Brooks, Author of “You Majored in What?!”

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Chat with Katharine Brooks, Author of “You Majored in What?!&# In a tough economy, how should students change their job search strategy? Let Blogging Open the Door to Romance Should I Connect with Someone I Interviewed with on LinkedIn?

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

On the bright side, at least they weren’t contacting you from Bangalore with a job candidate in Boston, for your position in DC?! 1,000th blog post (an excuse for an orgy of self-indulgence) how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks?

coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

This isn’t just non-american accents, I recently read an article that a lot of people go to speech therapy to lose brooklyn or boston accents because they feel like there are certain stereotypes or stigmas attached to them. I love this blog!

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Tyler says feeling fulfilled actually gives us a feeling of happiness, and some people gain that fulfilled feeling through interaction with information rather than social interaction (makes sense from Tyler – he writes a great blog , full of fun information.) Is this your first time here?

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to get good ideas for startups Posted to: Entrepreneurship August 5th, 2010 Del.icio.us Someone from the American Angus Association is commenting on my blog??!?!

How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to know if you'll be good at sales Posted to: Finding a career | Knowing yourself | Recruiters November 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us I’m great at meeting someone who wants to think in new ways, and tossing some ideas back and forth and then going to lunch, or yoga, or commenting on each others’ blogs. Posted by Cat in Boston on November 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm | permalink | Reply Ha.

How to hit a wall at work, with grace | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to hit a wall at work, with grace Posted to: Career fulfillment | Knowing yourself December 22nd, 2009 Del.icio.us And then, after burning every bridge possible at Boston University, I left, one credit short of a graduate degree. I mean, they like it in a blog. Face up to it — you were "let go" some months ago, and it is fully documented in your blog.

Why do long interview processes fail?

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe Why Do Long Interview Processes Fail? Not only did I fly to Boston for Behavioral Interview training to become an expert, I also learned how to train managers to accept the process.

Why Do Long Interview Processes Fail? (win a professional resume.

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe Why Do Long Interview Processes Fail? Not only did I fly to Boston for Behavioral Interview training to become an expert, I also learned how to train managers to accept the process.

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint Posted to: Self-management May 30th, 2010 Del.icio.us They will own advertising , because it’s so effective to target audiences through blogs.

Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the mix Posted to: Entrepreneurship | Money | Negotiating November 25th, 2009 Del.icio.us In fact, the whole family thinks this, and those with Internet connections print out blog posts about sex acts and send them, via US mail, to less connected family members. This is why your blog is a must-read for me.

How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Ben Casnocha has one of the most thorough, self-examined discussions about the value of college on his blog. Here are some good links on Ben's blog.) So they want your blog, your domain name, your online identity — everything — to be tied to the university career center.