Jobvite survey reveals social media is a top recruiting strategy.

Career Solvers

The survey clearly shows a preference based on the quality of candidates and cost-effectiveness for employee referrals and professional social networks, to recruit candidates.

are you properly leveraging your references?

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Networking? Ugh!

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Ho, Ho, Ho! Holiday Networking Can Be Fun – And Fruitful!

Jennifer Anthony

Holiday Networking Can Be Fun – And Fruitful! Your network. If networking has begun to feel like so much heavy lifting, cheer up; you’re in midst of networking nirvana…the packed holiday social season!

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Career Networking: The Critical Need To Stay In Touch | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [09.23.10] View Comments Career Networking: The Critical Need To Stay In Touch I’ve written before about big mistakes people make in job search. Big gaps in their career networking strategy. Career Girl Need a Career Expert?

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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. Network, network, network!! Oh, and did I say network. Career Doctor Blog [link]. Quintessential Resume and Cover Letter Tips Blog, Career Experts Offer Tips for New Job-Search Realities: Job Action Day 2010.

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4 Reasons You Must Join LinkedIn For Your Career Building Plan and.

Jennifer Anthony

→ 4 Reasons You Must Join LinkedIn For Your Career Building Plan and Winning Job Search Now Posted on June 9, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony Image via CrunchBase By Peggy McKee LinkedIn has over 65,000,000 members today and is growing by 10s of thousands per hour every day.

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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.

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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.

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.

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

Jennifer Anthony

For example, I recently helped a jobseeker who was a city manager. “City manager good under pressure with an intact sense of humor.&# Which one is more likely to make him stand out from all the other city managers on linked in?

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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.”

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Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints : Don't Miss Out on Job.

Resume Writing

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Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job

Jennifer Anthony

Social Media and Your Job Search → Skip HR and Contact the Hiring Manager to Get That Job Posted on April 29, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Peggy McKee Do you feel like you’re sending your resume down endless black holes?

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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.

Making the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

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 , social networking and tagged LinkedIn , online networking , social networking.

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

Jennifer Anthony

The things you have built include confidence in your abilities, your networking base, and your professional brand. Social Networking: Proceed with Caution Since we’re mentioning Facebook, let’s explore the social networking phenomenon that has exploded across the Web.

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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.

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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.

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September is International Update Your Resume Month

Jennifer Anthony

That’s right; Career Directors International has declared September as International Update Your Resume Month. 4 Reasons You Must Join LinkedIn For Your Career Building Plan and Winning Job Search Now Did you enjoy this?

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. A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

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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.

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interesting recent blogs on resume writing and job hunting

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What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

Jennifer Anthony

A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

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

Jennifer Anthony

You even have your gift of gab as a phenomenal networking tool. Write a Career Biography A career biography is a bit of a cross between a resume and cover letter. It is a synopsis of your entire career and education; however, it is written in a narrative format.

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the best time to have your resume professionally prepared?

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

Jennifer Anthony

Through the site, you are able to share your new Visual CV with recruiters via email, as well as through your social networking sites. A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

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Executive Job Search Tips – Considering New Trends

Jennifer Anthony

Also, you can share your VisualCV via email or through your social networking sites. A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

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Unique Tips For Helping Executive Recruiters Find Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

First, it allows you to connect with individuals within your professional networking online, which is always great. Then you can connect with individuals who are connected to their professional networks to create more opportunities for yourself.

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Try This Before Writing Your Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Find Your Target Many executives find that their varied professional pasts leave them itching to include their entire career on their resumes to make themselves more accessible to a wide range of industries.

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

Jennifer Anthony

Social networking is an excellent tool to build business and find work, if you use some common sense. A VA can help with blogging, social networking, website updates, newsletter administration, and more!

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4 Keys to Creating an Interview-Winning Information Technology Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Although the hiring manager will certainly understand the specific programming languages and software you’ve used, the HR screener may very well just be matching up keywords. Did you administer a company network that successfully protected confidential information for 5,000 customers?

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Inspiration For Your Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

If you’ve been a reader of our blog for any length of time you’ll quickly realize that we’re very forthcoming with free tips, advice, and resources about how to improve your resume, cover letter, networking, LinkedIn profile, personal branding, interview, and job search.

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Tweet Job Tweet!

Jennifer Anthony

As a job seeker you primarily have two audiences: recruiters/hiring managers and colleagues who can refer you to openings. Fortunately for you, recruiters/hiring managers and colleagues have one very important thing in common.

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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?

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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.

It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

Jennifer Anthony

Carry it around with you Whenever you walk into a job fair, networking event , or even lunch with a colleague, you should have several printed copies of your resume with you. Plus it gets you into that company’s database, where you may then be searchable to their hiring managers.

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Switching Careers at the Executive Level

Jennifer Anthony

So to help you on your journey, here are some tips to consider as you make your attempt to switch careers at the executive level. Know the New Career Like You Know the Old One As an executive, you know how important it is to know your industry inside and out.

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Facebook and Your Career

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A Resume Critique You Can Benefit From

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