Are You Boring HR Managers?

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Jobvite survey reveals social media is a top recruiting strategy.

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are you properly leveraging your references?

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Tell Me About Yourself: What’s Your Story?

Tim's Strategy

Some of you may know I spent a few days last week in Las Vegas sharing a presentation on “marketing for career experts&# at the Career Management Alliance Conference. The basics of career-propelling stories. How to use storytelling throughout your career.

Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where and How to Search

Executive Career Brand

Here are top careers industry professional associations whose certifications are legitimate and carry weight. There are others, but these are the most recognized and respected: Career Directors International. What kind of careers industry recognition do they have?

Stop Boring the Hiring Manager With Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

If your resume consists mainly of bullet points that only list your previous responsibilities and duties, then you’re doing yourself a great disservice in your job hunt-and you’re boring the hiring manager or recruiter who’s reviewing your resume.

How to Target Your Resume to the Job You Want

Jennifer Anthony

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. Find out the industry keywords that are hot in your career field and put them into your resume.

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints : Halloween Caution: Job.

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2010 20

Resume Writing – What Do Hiring Managers Look For in a Resume?

Jennifer Anthony

Demystifying Resume Writing Certifications (And Why I Don’t Want Any Of Them) → Resume Writing – What Do Hiring Managers Look For in a Resume? You have to understand what hiring managers want to find in your resume.

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints : Valentines Day: Employer.

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7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole

Jennifer Anthony

MANAGE YOUR JOB SEARCH DON’T LET IT MANAGE YOU There are great tools and resources out there to track the applications you submit, responses you receive and more. Of course I did and that’s how my career in human resources and recruiting started.

2010 21

Save Your Job Search: Change Your Negative Internal Dialogue

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

Careers Done Write

Let hiring managers know you haven’t been sitting at home licking your wounds. Consider possible part-time volunteer activities that still allow enough time to mount a strong career search campaign. Please check out these blog posts that are joining mine in supporting Job Action Day 2010: Quintessential Careers Blog, Third annual Job Action Day arrives with job-seekers struggling with a new and more challenging future of work, future of job-hunting.

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Blue Sky Resumes

Get inside the head of the hiring manager – what is he looking for? 4 Comments Kim Avery, Certified Career Coach says: 01/27/09 at 3:08 pm Another way to enhance your job search is to combine your outstanding resume with a personal referral.

2009 15

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.”

Facebook and Your Career

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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.

Will Your Resume Survive the First Glance?

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on June 16, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony Imagine you are a hiring manager. Exactly how many people have you managed? The majority of hiring managers are completely turned off by misspellings and grammatical errors.

Keeping Unimportant Information Out of Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Depending on the information you include, you may find that hiring managers are actually turned off by your resume. If hiring managers need references, they know to ask for them, so you can save this space for something more important.

How to Make Sure That Your Resume's Formatting is Perfect

Jennifer Anthony

In other words, if you don’t have a decent setup, many hiring managers won’t give your resume a second look. Keep Your Paragraphs Brief One major turnoff for hiring managers is to see extremely dense paragraphs on a resume.

Five Most Common Resume Mistakes

Jennifer Anthony

→ Five Most Common Resume Mistakes Posted on November 1, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony by Jennifer Anthony Designated Resume Rockstar Aside from the typical proofreading errors, there are five resume mistakes that hiring managers and recruiters commonly see while reviewing resumes.

Pro Bono Consulting: Is It Right For You? | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Larisa’s career focus is on strategic planning and marketing – a good fit with two of Taproot’s key service areas. Her experience with scheduling pro bono service and managing a successful job search effort? Career Girl Need a Career Expert?

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints : How Much Education Should.

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LinkedIn: Best Tactic for Undercover Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

They fear, and rightly so, that if their profile indicates that they’re in the market, they’ll sabotage their career. LinkedIn is an accepted (and vital) part of ongoing healthy career management.

Top 5 Common Cover Letter Pitfalls to Avoid

Jennifer Anthony

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Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You might find that the traditional resume components–career titles, management assignments, projects, and education–aren’t enough anymore. When mining your career history for cost savings, don’t forget to look at systems that you created.

Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

If they aren’t actively writing client projects, they can usually be found networking with hiring managers, attending job fairs, polishing their skills at industry conferences, or reading up on the latest employment trends. At the university level, there are career services offices.

Social Media and Your Job Search

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.

interesting recent blogs on resume writing and job hunting

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The Power of the Words on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Passive terms like ‘Responsible for…’, ‘Worked with…’, and ‘Duties included…’ give the hiring manager the perception that you performed only at the minimum level expected of you-that you met your job requirements but fell short of delivering more.

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 best time to have your resume professionally prepared?

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how far would you take your job search campaign?

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

Jennifer Anthony

Share Email Print Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Digg Reddit About Jennifer Anthony Learn more: [link] View all posts by Jennifer Anthony → This entry was posted in career advice , executive job search , job search and tagged TheLadders.

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

Jennifer Anthony

I saved the post as a PDF just in case this “employee” decides it was career suicide to write that about an employer online and removes his/her post.

What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

Jennifer Anthony

A Resume Critique You Can Benefit From

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Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For.

Jennifer Anthony

On average, you only have about 10 seconds or less to grab and keep the attention of the hiring manager as they read your cover letter. Use some personality and really sell the hiring manager on why you are the best and only candidate for this job.

Sorry, I probably won't read your cover letter

Corn on the Job

Writing intensive position (Technical writing, Marketing Communications, etc) Hiring manager specifically requests them Candidate says something ridiculous or interesting that makes me want to read further Cover letter is sent in the body of the e-mail, NOT as an attachment What do the experts say? I’m a college career advisor, so I tell students to write something brief and concise yet tailored and interesting in a cover letter included in the body of an email.

Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Example: Drove business development initiatives, program management, call center, and field service operations. Directed a seven-person team and managed a $4 million operating budget. Hopelessly confused and unable to manage your way out of a paper bag?