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Inspiration For Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

If you’re unemployed, about to be laid off, or just in an endless search for a new role or opportunity, at times the process can seem daunting, overwhelming, or even frustrating. What I am trying to do is get you to be creative in your job search.

Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends

Jennifer Anthony

→ Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends Posted on February 19, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Heather Eagar The New Year has brought on many new trends in the job search world – and the same is true in the executive realm.

Social Media and Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

This means that the next time you apply for a job or look for a new client, the odds are nearly 50/50 that the person whom you need to impress will look you up on Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, or Twitter. But I’m not looking for a job,” you might be thinking.

What to Do When Your Executive Job Search Stalls

Jennifer Anthony

Of course, most people are aware that job searches (and particularly executive job searches) take some time, but sometimes, you just want things to move a bit faster. If you find that your executive job search is beginning to stall, keep it going with a few of these tips.

Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

→ Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume Posted on December 15, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar Readying your resume for an executive job search? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

Job Search – How to Get Your Linkedin Profile to Attract.

Jennifer Anthony

Don’t put just your job title under your name. For example, I recently helped a jobseeker who was a city manager. The only thing under his name on his linked in profile was his job title. “City manager good under pressure with an intact sense of humor.&#

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How to Make Your Job Search More Successful by Improving Your Hire.

Jennifer Anthony

So if you’re ready to kick your job search into high gear, here are some tips to consider… Start Your Own Blog One way to make yourself hire-able in the eyes of recruiters is to start your own blog. This improves your ability to find a career in several ways.

Dodging the Age (And Any Other Discrimination) Bullet in a Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

Sometimes, employers don’t like what they see based on a variety of personal biases, and this can lead to the callous ’round-filing’ of a resume that puts your career document at the bottom of the heap or worse yet, in the garbage can.

Latest Job-Search Scam; Jobseekers Beware | ResumeToReferral.com

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Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « How To Write Sales Resume When I Have No Sales Experience? Can I Ask for a Pay Raise in Today’s Economy? » Latest Job-Search Scam; Jobseekers Beware The latest email scams are now targeting job seekers. In addition to direct email-spam, others are using Craigslist to post fake job ads.

The Value of Your Tweets During a Job Search

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Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog.   Now that you have set up your Twitter account, what do you tweet in order to get closer to an actual job lead? Micro blogging as part of your job search toolkit.

Don’t Let Fear Scare You Out of a New Job

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True, the economy is not at its high point, not even close; but that doesn’t mean it is all doom and gloom. It has been my experience that job seekers who take the statistics to heart and follow the jobless reports too closely, set themselves up for psychological torment and a sense of hopelessness. Whether you are unemployed or want to change jobs, don’t let fear scare you away. Let hiring managers know you haven’t been sitting at home licking your wounds.

7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole

Jennifer Anthony

→ 7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole Posted on October 14, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony Image by woodleywonderworks via Flickr By Jessica M Holbrook We hear from job seekers every day who are sending out hundreds of resumes and job applications never to be heard from again.

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It's Time to Increase Your Chances of Executive-Level Employment

Jennifer Anthony

Everyone is gunning for the same position, which means you have to work overtime to get your hands on the job you want. But sometimes this is not enough to get you the job. Write a Career Biography A career biography is a bit of a cross between a resume and cover letter.

How to Keep Your Age a Secret in an Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Job Interview Mistakes to Avoid How Many Pages Should My Resume Be?

How to Target Your Resume to the Job You Want

Jennifer Anthony

→ How to Target Your Resume to the Job You Want Posted on December 21, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony Designated Resume Rockstar 1. Hiring managers are too busy to try to figure out what you want to accomplish. You may benefit from a career coach at this point.

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Turn Around Your Floundering Job Search by Discovering Your Good Luck

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Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog. Let’s see…You lost your job—not the end of the world, you'll find a new one! Let’s see… Unlucky job seeker statements: The economy is so tough.

Tips For Maximizing the Effect of Your Executive Resume by Using.

Jennifer Anthony

Whether you like it or not, it’s important to conduct at least some parts of your job search online. The way Google Profile works is that it allows you to determine just how you are viewed in the Google search engine. – Are you an Executive in need of a job?

Tips For Maximizing the Effect of Your Executive Resume by Using.

Jennifer Anthony

Whether you like it or not, it’s important to conduct at least some parts of your job search online. The way Google Profile works is that it allows you to determine just how you are viewed in the Google search engine. – Are you an Executive in need of a job?

Any one else sick of hearing about Facebook and it's privacy issues?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Can There Be a Worse Way to Apply For a Job Than to Attend a Cattle Call?

It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

Jennifer Anthony

Whereas having a marketable resume is extremely important, a fantastic resume by itself won’t get you a job. It also helps jog a person’s memory about any previous jobs you may have discussed with them in the past. Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

Protecting Your Name – How to Keep Integrity in Your Executive.

Jennifer Anthony

– Are you an Executive in need of a job? ← Ways to Avoid Missing a Fantastic Job Opportunity What to Do When Your Executive Job Search Stalls → Like Be the first to like this post. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

what are you grateful for this thanksgiving?

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Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog. Blog Home Page Career Books Resume Quote Services Offered CreatingPrints Website Job Search Links Executives Nursing « Dont Miss Out on Job Opportunities.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make on a Cover Letter

Jennifer Anthony

Of course, every job will place a different amount of weight on the cover letter, but however important the cover letter is to an employer, there are some mistakes that you absolutely should not make. She is a nationally published writer and contributor of 9+ best-selling career books.

Making the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

Jennifer Anthony

COMPLETE YOUR PROFILE The word on the street is that the more complete your profile, the better your chances of showing up higher in the search results. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

Job Hunting in 2010? Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000

Jennifer Anthony

Let Go of Obsolete Techniques From 2000 Posted on January 1, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar With 2010 upon us, professionals everywhere are gearing up for the job hunt, with the usual energy that accompanies a January job search.

9 Signs That Your Executive Resume Won't Make the Cut

Jennifer Anthony

What if employers don’t realize everything you’ve accomplished in your executive career? While a resume used to be merely a single-page rehash of your career, it’s now a pivotal document that can prevent you from landing interviews at your desired level.

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Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Tweet Job Tweet! Contacting the hiring manager directly sets you apart as a go-getter.

TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? | Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on February 10, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? ← How to Make a Perfect Plan For Your Job Search How to Make Sure That Your Resume’s Formatting is Perfect → Like Be the first to like this post.

Resume Writing FAQs – When Should I Send Resume Follow Up Letters?

Jennifer Anthony

You want them to know you are interested, but there is a fine line between pestering the hiring manager and showing your enthusiasm. Giving it a week to calm down before hitting them with the follow up is courteous because hiring managers are usually overwhelmed by the influx of responses.

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Candidate A uses phrases such as, “saved the company money by streamlining the inventory process,” “fielded telephone calls with efficiency while maintaining customer satisfaction,” and “managed a team of salespeople.” Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

Cover Yourself: How to Write a Cover Letter Worth Reading

Jennifer Anthony

– © Jennifer Anthony, Nationally Published Resume Expert & Career Strategist E-mail: jenn [AT] jennwrites [DOT] com | Web: [link] Disclaimer: Advice offered in this article is not comprehensive and is intended for a wide-range of readers.

The Ladders Resume Writing Service – Scam or Not? | Jennifer.

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on November 4, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony by Jennifer Anthony Designated Resume Rockstar Update 2010: More from the ‘Ask the Headhunter’ blog – TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? Job-search scams! Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

This is not a part-time, side job to these professionals — this is their livelihood. How to Spot Them If you use a typical search engine, you will literally find more than a million links. At the university level, there are career services offices.

What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

Jennifer Anthony

I also love my job, and I can tie just about anything into resume writing… even chocolate. ← Effective Research For an Effective Job Search Turn Ho-Hum Resume Objective Statements Into Powerful Assertions → Like Be the first to like this post.

The Top 10 LinkedIn Groups For Job Seekers

Jennifer Anthony

These groups are designed for those on the hunt for a new career, new position, new company, or information related to career search. About.com Job Search and Careers. Career Change Central. Career Rocketeer | Career Launch Network.

What You Must Do to Land a Job in a Hyper-Competitive Market

Jennifer Anthony

The fact that you want the job or need the job or think the job is a great career move or really like the company – none of those are unique points, and none will get the company to buy what you’re selling.

The Power of the Words on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Every week we evaluate 200+ resumes from job seekers like you. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type?

September is International Update Your Resume Month

Jennifer Anthony

That’s right; Career Directors International has declared September as International Update Your Resume Month. I’m happy in my current job.” If you lose your job unexpectedly on a Monday, you will be prepared to start job-hunting on Tuesday.