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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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

How Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Impacts Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’re probably aware that, when you’re job-hunting, you need to have a diverse, personal brand-reinforcing online presence , to attract recruiters and employers, when they’re searching for and assessing good-fit candidates. Step one in job search is targeting.

Resume & Cover Letter Tips for Articulating Your Awesomeness

Workology

During a recent Twitter chat about resumes and online job applications, the moderator tweeted a question to me, “ Can u immediately spot a professionally written resume?” How to Get Feedback and Insights from Experts Regarding Your Resume and Cover Letter.

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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5 Mistakes That Can Derail Your Confidential Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Whether you foresee a layoff coming, have decided to move to another company, or you’re pursuing a career transition, chances are you’ll be conducting a stealth job search. You want to hang on to your existing job, while you’re looking for another one.

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5 Steps to an Executive Cover Letter That Opens Doors

Jennifer Anthony

Don’t forget to send it under cover–a powerful cover letter, that is. While a great resume can open doors, a compelling cover letter can be an equal (if not MORE) important part of your pitch for employment.

2009 130

5 Tips for Successful Job Search Networking

Career Alley

As you add contacts (or renew old contacts) during your job search, you should also “refresh” your relationships on a regular basis while looking for a job. A phone call or email letting them know that you are actively looking for a job should suffice.

2014 194

Five Myths About Job Searching:

RedStarResume

#1: The smartest person always gets the job. In today’s economy, an employer wants to know that, if required, you are able to complete a wide range of jobs. Having transferrable skills, a can do attitude and a willingness to learn and be involved in all aspects of the business is key to nailing the job interview. #2: Do not get discouraged if you feel that you lack the right skills to get a new job. 4: Applying for jobs online is the only way to find a new job.

How to Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations

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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

Joining the Right Social Networks for a Job Search | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts 7 Tips to Help You Customize Every Resume 5 Things Boomers Should Know When Sending Their Children to College How To Work With A Recruiter – Guidelines Job Hunting After 50 – Move Ahead of the Kids!

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Planning

Career Alley

There are some basic tips you can follow to target your job search that will minimize the time spent and maximize the results. How you spend your time during your job search is critical. You should also evaluate time spent on job search tasks versus results.

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4 Job Search Tips for the Passive Candidate

Workology

She’s well-respected HR professional at her organization and until now hasn’t given much thought to jumping into the job search. She’s ready to take the plunge and after 8 years re-enter the job search market.

2012 134

Oh, How the New LinkedIn Has Changed!

Executive Career Brand

I just completed updating my 3 executive job search ebooks. Most of the strategies I recommend in them haven’t changed much over the past year but, as I got into LinkedIn particulars, I quickly realized that my content updates were going to take a lot longer than I anticipated.

2017 149

5 Must-Do’s To Land More Executive Job Interviews

Executive Career Brand

When you’re in executive job search mode, landing a coveted interview is like hitting the jackpot. Sometimes you’re lucky, and job interviews come easily, despite your lack of focused and concerted effort. 2 Important Executive Job Search Caveats.

2017 136

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. There’s no magic word to include in your cover letter and no secret phrase to put in your resume that will guarantee an interview at your dream employer. Include Recommendations and Endorsements.

2016 177

Social Networking, Resume Samples, Job Interviews: Best of 2010

Tim's Strategy

To make sure you are all caught up and well educated. It includes posts on job interviews, social networking, resume samples and cover letters. Despite our new modern and digital world of job searching, you still need a resume. How To Find A Job

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How to Get Your Personal Brand Into Your LinkedIn Profile

Executive Career Brand

You have a “ brand” new executive resume aligning your unique set of qualifications with the needs of your well-researched target employers, and differentiating your value proposition (or personal brand) from your competitors in the job market. LinkedIn Recommendations.

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Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where’s the Value?

Executive Career Brand

How to Find Top Executive Resume Writers and Job Search Strategists. Did you land on this blogsite after doing a Google search on “executive resumes”, “executive resume writers”, or something similar? and how much we help job seekers.

2013 168

8 Job Search Mobile Apps To Get it Done

Competitive Resumes

If you’re the type to rely on their smartphone for everything, then you probably want to use it for your job search , too – if you aren’t already, that is. If your resumes and cover letters are Word documents, then you can now access and edit them right through your phone.

2016 130

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.

2010 141

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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

2010 226

6 Shocking Job Search Statistics I’m Discussing at #SXSWI

Workology

Join Me at the 2016 SXSW Job Fair and Expo. On Sunday, March 13 from 11:00-12:00 PM CST I’ll be taking the stage with my speaking partner in crime Carlos Gil for our SXSW Job Expo Session, Resumes Suck! 7 Ways to Land a Job in Social Media.

2016 106

Job Search Marketing « Career Brander

Career Brander

Only we apply it to job search. The 5 P’s of marketing are : Product, Price, Packaging, Place and Promotion The 4 P’s of sales are : Prospecting, Problem Solving, Presenting and Persuading The Marketing P’s from a job seeker perspective Product: In a job search, it is you. However, the more important aspect of price is a job seeker’s compensation expectations. Place: Job seekers must choose the right distribution channel to get their message out.

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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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

2010 226

5 Myths About Job Searching

Career Realism

The smartest person always gets the job. In today’s economy, an employer wants to know that, if required, you are able to complete a wide range of jobs. Do not get discouraged if you feel that you lack the right skills to get a new job. Writing a cover letter is a waste of time.

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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

2010 170

Branch Out your Job Search « Career Brander

Career Brander

Career Brander Blog About Career Brander « Alternative Career Opportunities The rhetorical triangle and the job search process » Branch Out your Job Search Published October 16, 2010 Uncategorized Leave a Comment Tags: linkedin , job search advice , branch out , facebook , job search networking “You can’t stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you.

2010 127

Baby Boomers, Generation X, Generation Y Competing for Jobs?

Resume Bear

There are essentially three generations of job seekers vying for jobs today : Baby Boomers, Generation X or Gen X, and Generation Y or Millennials. ” “They are used to online job searches, emailing résumés and following up via both email and handwritten notes.”

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.

2010 151

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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

2010 170

FREE eBook on Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

In 2009 I wrote a little ebook for Job-Hunt.org on using LinkedIn for personal branding and executive job search. The new title is “Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn – How to Use LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand and Land a New Job Faster!”. Recommendations.

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Top Ten Online Job Search Tips-Career Builder Revisited « Career.

Career Brander

Additionally our Job Search Radar is often mentioned as a disruptive technology to the job search market. That said, we really must admit, that job boards do sometimes lead to new positions for individuals and that sometimes Job Board’s offer great content. Today’s, case in point is an article recently found on Career Builder that outlines Top Ten Online Job Search T ips. Then set up a www.vizibility.com search me button.

2010 130

10 Ways To Find A Job In 60 Days Or Less

Tim's Strategy

Today the blog features a guest post by Ryon Harms who writes The Social Executive. Here are the 10 ways to find a job in 60 days or less: 1. Be Together. 2. Be Networking. While most job seekers are on LinkedIn, a tiny minority is actually maximizing it.

2010 114

Can You Avoid the Executive Resume Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Vortex?

Executive Career Brand

If you’ve read any of my posts about personal branding and executive job search, you already know that merely updating your resume with recent accomplishments and contributions isn’t enough to help you rise above the competition in job search.

2014 183

Resume Lingerie and 10 Other Guerrilla Job Search Strategies

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? Maybe it’s time to consider shaking things up and innovating an unconventional search campaign to position yourself above the crowd. Know what job you seek and where you can get that job.

2009 151

100 Executive Job Search Tips From Top Recruiters

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? How Much Social Media Is Enough?

2010 139

How to Use the New LinkedIn for Executive Personal Branding – Part 1

Executive Career Brand

This 3-part series on LinkedIn, personal branding and executive job search includes: Part 1. Expanding Your Network with Quality Connections. Updating Your LinkedIn Network. Getting and Giving Great Recommendations. Tapping into LinkedIn’s Jobs Pages. LinkedIn and Confidential Job Search. ?. Whether or not you’re willing to accept and embrace them, the digital age and social media will impact your job search.

2013 193

5 Reasons Your LinkedIn Profile Isn’t Working

Resume Bear

Here are 5 common reasons your LinkedIn presence isn’t drawing attention for your job search or business: Problem #1: You forgot to apply the principles of SEO. Recruiters and employers often look for candidates with a particular job title, and specify a city as another parameter.

2011 267

5 Job Search Tips for Prospective Graduates

Career Alley

As the job market continues to struggle, the need to remain competitive remains crucial for new and prospective graduates. Students must develop a proactive strategy for their job searches if they are to expect to gain an advantage. Here are a few tips for prospective graduates looking to get the most out of their job search this spring: Start Early. Network. Many professionals find their next job because of someone they know.

2011 122

7 Tips to Jump Start Your Job Search

Career Realism

You’re ready to launch your job search and start using your new resume as vigorously as possible. I recommend starting with reading one of my most recent articles: “ I Have a Great Resume, Now What Do I Do With It? Tips to Jump Start a Job Search.

2012 114

Company Due-Diligence Before You Interview

Resume Bear

Whether applying for a job, working on a resume or preparing for an interview, knowing and understanding your target companies is essential. Writing about the company in your cover letter. A cover letter is traditionally written in three parts (me – you – us).

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Selling Yourself Short – 5 Ways to Promote Your Job Search

Career Alley

When you are looking for a job, it is no time to be modest. The selling process starts with getting your name “out there&# , it is supported by your cover letter followed by your resume and finally the interview process as the “clincher&#. And did I mention your network? Your Network – In this case I’m talking about your friends, family and professional acquaintances. Good luck in your search.

2011 122

Stay Connected – Is Your Job Search Wi-Fi Ready?

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « If Pigs Could Fly How To Handle The Phone Interview » Stay Connected – Is Your Job Search Wi-Fi Ready? Job search has gone through a similar change. No matter what your age, if you are looking for a job, the Internet is your main portal into the many tools that you must use today.

2010 136