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phantom jobs, confidential searches, and job scams

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager phantom jobs, confidential searches, and job scams March 30, 2011 A reader writes: Can you give some general advice to us desperate job-seekers when answering ads on sites like Craigslist? do I have to be perfect to get a job?

How To Choose A Career Or Job Fair

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Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.28.10] View Comments How To Choose A Career Or Job Fair Career fairs (or job fairs as they are sometimes called) are not created equal. A few weeks ago I wrote about the pros and cons of going to a career or job fair.

How To Prepare A Career or Job Fair | Tim's Strategy

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Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [06.07.10] View Comments How To Prepare For A Career or Job Fair I’ve written a few other posts on career and job fairs. So far I shared the pros and cons of going to a career or job fair.

366 Job Search Tips for Every Day of 2016

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Your job search crash course this year. A job search tip a day keeps the recruiters away closer… This isn’t a checklist. Some of the tips only apply to job seekers of certain kinds, such as graduates, older job seekers and employed job seekers. Have a job?

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55 Hidden Job Finding Tips WITHOUT Using Social Media

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What if your next job was hiding right in front of you? Hidden jobs defined. Many jobs are never advertised anywhere. Those are the hidden jobs. The #1 reason to aim for a hidden job. So where are the hidden jobs? 55 tips to find hidden and unpublicized jobs.

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob

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50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.&# Try to describe your current job or one of your past career choices in the comments. A 30-60-90-Day Sales Plan for Your Job Interview 21 Things Never to Assume About Your Interview Comments 1 [.] you see that Scott Adams asked his blog readers to mock their jobs?

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What I Learned from My Job Search

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In this interview about the Job Search Process , a teacher reveals how assessing your skill-set, building relationships based on character, integrity and trust, and broadening your job search focus can lead to rewarding and well-paid work. Job search lesson image from Bigstock.

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

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The more you can tell me…beyond your job description…the closer I can match my candidate. If you’re a job-seeker using a recruiter, try to find out a bit about how they operate. Reply Julie February 9, 2011 at 8:54 pm I find placement agencies help me a lot with my job hunt.

job listing asks candidates to submit a headshot — Ask a Manager

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager job listing asks candidates to submit a headshot February 1, 2011 A reader writes: I’m applying around for part-time office work. unless you’re applying for an acting or modeling job. Not very fair of me, I admit.

do I have to be perfect to get a job?

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager do I have to be perfect to get a job? February 24, 2011 A reader writes: I have not worked full time in over a year and a half and have been unemployed for two months, when my seasonal job came to an end. do I have to be perfect to get a job?

Career Fairs: The Pros And Cons | Tim's Strategy

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Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.14.10] View Comments Career Fairs: The Pros And Cons So you say you’re thinking of going to a career fair. You should also be thinking about whether a career fair is an efficient use of your time. By job seekers and employers.