February, 2010

10 Steps to an Authentic, Magnetic Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

The Executive Personal Brand Worksheet. With so much social media-speak and concomitant buzz about personal branding swirling around us these days, it's no wonder that many people are confused about what branding really is

2010 217

5 Beliefs That Keep You Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Career Makeover Coach

Fearless Woman Magazine is the brain child of fearless networking master, author, and on-line talkshow diva – Adrienne Graham. I recently shared an article on Fearless Woman Magazine, I'd like to share with you here: 5 Beliefs That Keep

2010 182
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The Difference Between Success and Perfection

Ms. Career Girl

Post image for The Difference Between Success and Perfection. It's another blog swap day! Today's guest post is by Srinivas Rao, a personal development blogger at The Skool of Life. Srini obsesses over riding waves and finding life

2010 150

Light at the End of the Tunnel?

Threshold Consulting

Tunnel This is another post in a series of monthly advice in association with the Career Collective, a group of professionals who collaborate to provide guidance for job seekers and careerists. The questions this month are: What do you

2010 149

Job Interviewing: Top Ten Traits Hiring Managers Are Looking For.

Career Brander

Published February 14, 2010 Uncategorized Leave a Comment Tags: hiring cirteria, hiring traits, Interview preparation, Interviewing, linkedin, successful interviewing, what hiring managers are looking for. You've secured the interview

2010 130

Help for the Job Search Blues

Life@work

This month the Career Collective, a group of career coaches and job search experts, is offering help for the very discouraged job seeker. Follow us on Twitter at #careercollective. photo by photolupi]. The blues

2010 123

Stalled Executive Job Search? Get Busy on LinkedIn and Twitter

Executive Career Brand

Stalled Executive Job Search? Get Busy on LinkedIn and Twitter is a post from: Executive Career Brand. A favorite client of mine “Tom”, who is a highly accomplished COO in life sciences, told me the other day that, after two months of

2010 179

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What and When is #JobHuntChat?

Ms. Career Girl

JobHuntChat is Twitter's best (and possibly only) chat dedicated to answering job seekers' real questions. The chat questions are submitted by YOU, not made up. Your questions will be answered during #JobHuntChat by other job

2010 148

Wherever. Whatever.

Threshold Consulting

For years, it's been said that the only constant is change, an idea that goes way back to Greek philosopher Heraclitus. And while it may be true that change is always with us, there is a truer idea that has even more relevance to our

2010 130

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

Career Brander

As you may be aware, Career Brander is sometimes critical of job boards and their utility for job seekers. Additionally our Job Search Radar is often mentioned as a disruptive technology to the job search market

2010 130

The Top 10 LinkedIn Groups For Job Seekers

Jennifer Anthony

By Jessica M Holbrook. This is a compilation of what we feel are the most productive, successful, and growing career groups on LinkedIn. These groups are designed for those on the hunt for a new career, new position, new company

2010 122

How NOT to Build Your Executive Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

How NOT to Build Your Executive Personal Brand is a post from: Executive Career Brand. William Arruda, a branding pioneer who created the Reach Personal Branding program through which I defined my own brand and help my clients do the

2010 158

Don't Confuse Competence with Desire and Other Browseworthy Links

Career Makeover Coach

A post I came across on the Serial Reinvention blog mirrors something I tell my clients: “Don't make the mistake of thinking that something you've gotten good at because you have to do it for work is something that you really like

2010 149

Is Money Your Motivation for a Career Change?

Ms. Career Girl

Post image for Is Money Your Motivation for a Career Change? Happy Book Review Tuesday! Today is our final week of talking about Alexandra Levit's new book, “New Job, New You.“ Money. A dirty word for some, a motivator for most

2010 143

life@work: Mom's life@work Post #4: Why My Kids Should Tune Me Out

Life@work

This post is the fourth in the "mom's life@work" series, which is bridging my work here with what I'm doing at Mom In The Balance. Other posts in the series include Help for the Working Mom, Blend or Separate?

2010 109

Is LinkedIn the best job board? « Career Brander

Career Brander

As our readership knows, we do not encourage job seekers to dedicate any meaningful job search time to “surfing” job boards. Career Brander advocates a much more targeted job search campaign that focuses on,personal branding, best-fit

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

Jennifer Anthony

By Heather Eagar. Many job searchers aren't aware that the formatting on a resume is nearly as important as the resume's content. In other words, if you don't have a decent setup, many hiring managers won't give your resume a second

2010 122

10 Ways to Build Your Personal Brand Online Without a Blog

Executive Career Brand

10 Ways to Build Your Personal Brand Online Without a Blog is a post from: Executive Career Brand. A new client of mine understood that he needed to pump up his online presence. A Google search for his name yielded a dismal number of

2010 158

9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena

Career Makeover Coach

Guest Post by Christopher Bell, III A few months ago I attended the GrowSmallBiz conference hosted by Network Solutions in Washington, DC and during one of the breaks I was speaking to a polished, intelligent, articulate

2010 149

The Senior Series: Interviews. Out of Town and Out of Pocket.

Ms. Career Girl

Post image for The Senior Series: Interviews. Out of Town and Out of Pocket. Today's Senior Series post was written Rob Pitingolo, one of the 5 amazing college seniors picked to be mentored and prepped by me for their first job and life

2010 142

5 Ways to Channel Your Inner Career Choice Optimist - Being.

Career Key

If you're in the process of choosing a career and looking at career options, you're surrounded by enough bad news to make you a “paralytic decision-maker.” Like discouraging findings from the new report, “The Labor Market, Then and Now

2010 153

Bad Grades

Evil HR Lady

i found ur id on;line and found that u ans evil hr question. i am struck with a question in interview of "why my grades are so low". and also cant find an ans where a positive mindset is going to be created in mind of the interviewer. i am a law graduate. You know why you can't come up with a positive answer? Because your grades are low because you don't care one whit about them. Or at least you didn't until now when you are in need of actual employment. How do I know this?

2010 148

What to Do When Your Executive Job Search Stalls

Jennifer Anthony

By Heather Eagar. There is often nothing more frustrating than spending many hours each day searching for a job only to find that your hard work doesn't seem to be paying off. Of course, most people are aware that job searches (and

2010 116

A Nifty Personal Brand Writing Tool: Wordnik

Executive Career Brand

A Nifty Personal Brand Writing Tool: Wordnik is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Most of my work day is spent writing — creating personal marketing communications for my executive clients, blog posts for my 2 blogs, guest-blogs and

2010 138

Guest Post: Finding Career Opportunities via Twitter

Career Makeover Coach

Written by Ashlee Chisolm, Social Media Consultant What do Nestlé, Merck, and Verizon have in common? They all post job openings on Twitter. Twitter, a micro-blogging tool where users communicate with each other through a series brief

The Senior Series: Ready, Aim, Fire.

Ms. Career Girl

Post image for The Senior Series: Ready, Aim, Fire. The college seniors I've talked to lately all have one common question/concern that goes something like this: This ridiculously Type A person I know at school said she has already

2010 133

Mom's life@work Post #3: How to Reduce Your Stress During the.

Life@work

This post is third in the "mom's life@work" series, which is bridging my work here with what I'm doing at Mom In The Balance. The first post was Help for the Working Mom, and the second was Blend or Separate? Catjump

2010 103

FTC Cracks Down on Con Artists Who Target Jobless Americans

Telecommuting Journal

With the US unemployment rate just under 10 percent, the FTC is redoubling its efforts to put a stop to these schemes, which make life even more difficult for hundreds of thousands of Americans already wrestling with the economic

2010 100

Ways to Avoid Missing a Fantastic Job Opportunity

Jennifer Anthony

By Heather Eagar. Do you sometimes feel that despite all of your efforts to find work, you may be missing out on some great job opportunities? This is a common–and accurate–concern among job seekers. But how can you avoid missing out on

2010 116

5 Tactics to Land a Green Industry Executive Job

Executive Career Brand

5 Tactics to Land a Green Industry Executive Job is a post from: Executive Career Brand. These days, the green industry is a tantalizing carrot dangling in front of people who are stagnating in jobs in anemic industries or finding

2010 131

Career Makeover Strategies February Line-up

Career Makeover Coach

Listen live on BlogTalk Radio for career advice, inspiration and tips. Here's who's coming to share in January: February 7th: Lucinda Cross – Author of Corporate Mom Drop Outs February 14th: Career Makeover Success Stories - Marsha

2010 140

17 Mood-Boosters to get You Through the Work Day!

Ms. Career Girl

Post image for 17 Mood-Boosters to get You Through the Work Day! Wake up on the wrong side of the bed this morning? Having a hard time getting through the day? Check out what these folks do to get happy while on the job

2010 128

Would I benefit A Career Coach?

Resume Help Blog

What should you do if you need a career tune-up? An awful lot of people will wait until their career crashes and burns before they seek the guidance of a career counselor or coach, and even then they want to make sure that they can't

Fashion Forward Interview Tips for YOU, The Brand | Blogging4Jobs

Workology

Using wardrobe & image to get the job in a hyper-visual, hyper-competitive world. How's your job search going? You've networked. You've updated

Does Your Resume Show Your Problem Solving Abilities? | Jennifer.

Jennifer Anthony

Does Your Resume Show Your Problem Solving Abilities? Posted on February 22, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony. By Heather Eagar. Sometimes it feels that your resume is supposed to introduce you to a company that will solve all of your problems

2010 109

New Study: Matching Your Holland Personality with Your Career.

Career Key

Matching your Holland interests or personality to your career choice or "job congruence" leads to higher earnings, according to a new research study involving alumni from 300 US colleges and universities

2010 127

Browseworthy: Social Media Tips for Job Seekers

Career Makeover Coach

This week's browseworthy professional development links highlight seven sites that offer tips on how to use social media in the job search process: 20 Facebook Applications to Assist in Your Job Search: If you are willing to go beyond