How To Ask For A Letter of Recommendation

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Ask For A Letter of Recommendation appeared first on Ms. Do you have a letter of recommendation already? With spring break around the corner, now is prime time for college students to apply for summer internships.

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Today we recommend to all of our subscribers and visitors who hope one day to collect Social Security five very valuable websites, each designed to offer services that help you calculate the best times and ways to commence your Social Security payments.

How to Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations

Executive Career Brand

The true measure of your executive brand and promise of value to future employers is reflected in what those who know your work the best – co-workers, peers, top management, team members, customers, etc. have to say about you. Best tip to get the best recommendations?

How To Use Disagreements to Build Stronger Teams

Ms. Career Girl

Yet lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about an unexplored topic: how to get team members to disagree. It’s hard to know the line between sticking to your views and aligning with the team. 3. And finally develop recommendations and specific action plans.

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Blog » Recommended Resources. Recommended Resources. Reviewing her website, blogsite and newsletter is highly recommended. Sklover Job Security and Career Success now depend on knowing how to navigate and negotiate to gain the most for your skills, time and efforts.

How to Avoid Bad Career Advice

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Avoid Bad Career Advice appeared first on Ms. It seems like everyone has an opinion these days, especially when it comes to career advice. How do you know what advice you can trust? Here are six tips to avoid bad career advice.

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4 Tricks For Getting Awesome Letters Of Recommendation

Career Realism

4 Tricks For Getting Awesome Letters Of Recommendation. This can include anything from failing to inform or keep references up-to-date on your current status to asking for letters of recommendation in a panic due to a prospective employer’s request during an interview.

Give To Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations

Executive Career Brand

If you’ve ever been in the position of assessing candidates for your employer (or as an employer), you know how impressed you are with those who offer stellar recommendations, whether on their personal marketing documents (resume, bio, etc.) Best Tip To Get the Best Recommendations.

3 Persuasive Ways To Use LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

3 Persuasive Ways To Use LinkedIn Recommendations. Everyone knows you should get recommendations on LinkedIn, but few are aware of the most persuasive ways to use them to get your dream job. RELATED : 3 Ways To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations.

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3 Ways To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

3 Ways To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations. It is important to get recommendations on LinkedIn to build credibility. But how do you go about asking someone to write you one? Before asking anyone for recommendations, you need to prioritize.

How to Make the Perfect Startup Pitch

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Make the Perfect Startup Pitch appeared first on Ms. Startup activity in the United States increased in 2016, continuing an upward trend that began in 2015 , according to the Kauffman Foundation. How to Make a Startup Pitch.

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Job References: How to Get the Best Recommendations

Jobacle

There’s only one problem; you don’t have any job references to offer potential employers. This is a common dilemma faced by job applicants either because they’re fresh college graduates or they aren’t sure who to list as references.

How to Detox When You Work Full Time

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Detox When You Work Full Time appeared first on Ms. With all of the impurities that we expose ourselves to on a daily basis, detoxing is a crucial means of keeping our bodies and minds clean, clear and in balance. Health & Beauty How to Detox

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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.

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How To Get The LinkedIn Recommendation You Want [Aired 4/28/14]

Career Realism

will show you how you can get the best recommendations for your LinkedIn profile. She gives you examples of how to approach someone whom you’d like a recommendation from along with telling how to pick out the best person to ask.

How to Quit Your Job and Travel the World

Jobacle

Chances are you’ve thought about how to quit your job and travel the world at one point or another. Faraway destinations and exotic retreats sound perfect, but how do you make them a reality? This is how to quit your job and travel the world today.

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How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

In all of the conversations I’ve had with recruiters and hiring managers, I’ve never once heard that a weak recommendation cost a candidate consideration for an opening. It’s not likely that a silly recommendation on your profile will damage you. How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations.

How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations: Air Date 12/16/13

Career Realism

In this episode, JT discusses the best ways to go about asking for LinkedIn recommendations. These are another important part to leveraging LinkedIn to benefit you. The post How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations: Air Date 12/16/13 appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

How to Circumvent Your Boss

Jobacle

If you are wondering how to circumvent your boss we have prepared several career tips and information to consider before taking the risky step. How do you go over your boss’s head without committing career suicide? And that is not going to resonate well.

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3 Persuasive Ways To Use LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

Everyone knows you should get recommendations on LinkedIn, but few are aware of the most persuasive ways to use them to get your dream job. After all, that’s what it really comes down to… getting a job that excites you, with a company that you feel proud to be a part of.

Using LinkedIn for Recommendations

Hiring Technical People

Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job. I use LinkedIn, especially for coaching recommendations. I don’t know if it helps me get more clients, but I keep thinking it should Just remember, a recommendation is not a reference. I'm excited to see you too!

How to Write a Letter of Recommendation

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A letter of recommendation is a tool that can vastly improve a job candidate’s chance of being considered. Formatting the letter and knowing what to say is simple with these five easy steps. Unless you are sending the letter of recommendation to a specific organization, the salutation should be addressed To Whom It May Concern. This allows multiple copies to be sent to different companies. How to find a job Letter of Recommendation

How to Ask for an Introduction or a Recommendation for a Job on LinkedIn

Hiring Technical People

I have worked hard to build that network. So it’s not surprising that I receive requests from people for introductions or recommendations for a job. And, there is a huge difference between asking for an introduction and asking for a recommendation. But a recommendation?

5 People You Should Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

LinkedIn recommendations are a tremendous asset to your job search. You can quickly and easily point a potential employer to your LinkedIn profile and they’ll be able to see verifiable references and recommendations of the quality of your work and the results you deliver.

How To Write A Successful Cover Letter

Ms. Career Girl

While most people know what makes a good CV, a cover letter seems to be more of a mystery. Knowing the correct tone and what best to include can be tricky. Here are eight tips to make your cover letter go further. Around a page of 12 point text is recommended for a cover letter.

5 Recommended Books for Building a Professional Network

Jobacle

The short story is that, at its core, business is about people talking to people. Sure, technology has removed the need to get up close and personal for a growing percentage of today’s business transactions, but it’s still about relationships and establishing contact.

5 Traits of a Successful Freelancer

Ms. Career Girl

For many of us, becoming a successful freelancer is the modern dream: a chance to wave goodbye to the 9-5 slog, pick and choose your hours, and work on projects that excite you. Here are five you will need to make the switch from employee to self-employed.

Ex-Boss Won't Give Recommendation

Career Realism

O’Donnell Recently, an Excelle community member asked me how to deal with an ex-boss reluctant to give a recommendation. Many folks have learned the following lesson the hard way: Never leave a job without getting your recommendations.

How To: Running Effective One-On-One Meetings

Blogging4jobs

That is 60 minutes of honest feedback, which is often difficult to seek otherwise. You can also take the chance to offer timely guidance to your team. Timely feedback is valuable, and opportunities to motivate and support your people are priceless. What can we do to help?

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How to be Aggressive with an Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Being aggressive with an executive job search doesn’t necessarily mean you have to be pushy or demanding. Aggressiveness actually means spending a significant amount of time developing the best resumes and cover letters tailored to the job and company you’re applying for.

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Recommendations, Referrals, References and What They Mean

Hiring Technical People

I also don’t participate in recommendations for pay. I do participate in recommendations for people with whom I’ve worked in the past and appreciated their work. If I think you’ve done something nice for me, I write you a recommendation on LinkedIn. I don’t always remember to ask. I try to ask for referrals for more consulting work, and I often forget, which means I’m not such a good marketer. Recommendations are helpful.

all my 2016 book recommendations

Ask A Manager

All year long, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. Here’s the complete list of what I’ve recommended this year (maybe in time for holiday gift-shopping!). Smart, funny, brutally honest essays about everything from her mother to Hollywood dinner parties to not having kids to an out-of-the-blue freak illness that almost killed her. I’m mid-way through and it’s making me want to watch the movie nightly.

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How to Ace Your First Annual Review

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Blog Directory Contact Subscribe How to Ace Your First Annual Review by Sara Gallagher on September 21, 2010 Today’s post is by Sara Gallagher of gearsandshifts.com. Subscribe via RSS to get updated with all the latest content.

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Surprise Someone with a LinkedIn Recommendation

Executive Career Brand

Surprise Someone with a LinkedIn Recommendation is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Twice earlier this year I opened my email inbox to unexpected LinkedIn recommendations awaiting my approval or revisions. Needless to say, their kindness made my day. I WANTED to recommend them, to help them in this small way. It’s also just about the best way to prompt them to reciprocate with a strong recommendation for you.

How to Start Your Very Own Website

Ms. Career Girl

Websites have revolutionized the way we shop for things, as well as how we consume information on a regular basis. Most people don’t realize that you don’t need to be inherently tech savvy to run your own blog or online store.

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How to Build a Powerful Executive Network

Executive Career Brand

Networking is the best way to land your next gig. The people you meet through networking may be able to help you identify “hidden jobs&# at your target companies. This happens to the best of us. It’s okay to circle back to them.

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How to Lose Friends and Alienate People with Social Media

Executive Career Brand

Snarkiness and downright rudeness seem to be on the rise across social media. Maybe I’m too sensitive to it. Is it naive to expect kindness over nastiness on these public platforms? Maybe they purposefully mean to brand themselves as snide, thoughtless people.

all my 2015 book recommendations

Ask A Manager

For most of 2015, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. A few people asked to have them all compiled in one place, so here’s the complete list (possibly in time for holiday gift-shopping!). This is a really beautiful — and entertaining — tribute to her. Yes, this is the book that led to the mini-series of the 80s, and that might turn you off. How to Be a Victorian , by Ruth Goodman.

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5 Tips For Asking For A LinkedIn Recommendation

Career Realism

Optimizing your LinkedIn profile, building your number of contacts, and participating in groups are all actions to contribute to raising your LinkedIn visibility. Compiling LinkedIn recommendations is among the best strategies for raising credibility.