Recommended Resources.

Sklover Working Wisdom

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. All of these programs are easy to use, and each generates recommendations. Benefits, Pensions and Perq''s Monthly Newsletter Library Pensions and Retirement Recommended Resources Five Helpful Social Security Sites.

How Job Seekers Should Leverage LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

Everyone knows LinkedIn recommendations look good, but few are aware of the most persuasive ways to use them to aid their job search. When you're hunting for a job, what you're really doing is marketing yourself to an employer, and LinkedIn recommendations are a great way to sell yourself.

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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? Having a letter of recommendation can provide your character backing and/or academic accomplishments to help a future boss understand what a superstar your are. Even list the question in your email subject: i.e.: “Request for letter of recommendation to include with my summer internship application.”.

COVID Lockdown Netflix Recommendation - "American Factory"

The HR Capitalist

That's why I'm here with a Netflix Recommendation that only a professional manager or HR person could get excited about. If you haven't had great exposure to globalization yet in your career, I can't recommend American Factory enough. I know, you're burned out on streaming.

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Recommended Resources.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Today we recommend to all of our subscribers and visitors who one day would like to retire a very valuable blogsite: www.retirementrevised.com written by journalist and author Mark Miller. Recommended ResourcesEvery now and then we come upon an outstanding resource for those of us who appreciate the wisdom and necessity of taking an active role in “Standing Up for Yourself at Work™.”.

Recommended Resources.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Today we recommend to all of our younger subscribers and visitors, and especially brand new graduates, a recent valuable post on blogsite www.bestcollegesonline.com/blog entitled “40 Best Career Counselor Blogs for the Brand New Graduate.”. Recommended ResourcesEvery now and then we come upon an outstanding resource for those of us who appreciate the wisdom and necessity of taking an active role in “Standing Up for Yourself at Work™.”.

Recommended Resources.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » Recommended Resources. Recommended Resources. Today we recommend to all of our subscribers and visitors www.Kossoff.com , a free online blogsite and newsletter containing the valuable insights and counsel of Leslie Kossoff , a London-based internationally known consultant and advisor to upper echelon executives worldwide. Reviewing her website, blogsite and newsletter is highly recommended. Recommend Our Blog to Friends - Its Free!

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.) Why are LinkedIn Recommendations So Important? If you have no recommendations, or anemic ones, they may question your viability. Good recommendations support your personal brand and ROI to the employers you’re targeting.

How to Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations

Executive Career Brand

Executive Career Services Samples - Executive Resume and Biography Targeted Company and Industry Research for Executive Job Search Best of About Meg Master Resume Writer Reach Certified Online Identity Strategist Publications Testimonials Contact How to Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations by Meg Guiseppi on July 23, 2010 · 7 comments Why are LinkedIn recommendations so important? They’re attracted to candidates who have quality recommendations on their profiles.

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. Recommendations, referrals, and references are all different. Recommendations are helpful. job offer network recommendation reference referral

Challenge: Give A Recommendation

Career Realism

Challenge: Give A Recommendation. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to give a recommendation. Giving recommendations is a great way to show your appreciation for them. Today, challenge yourself to give a recommendation to someone. In fact, there’s a whole section that’s dedicated for recommendations on your LinkedIn profile. Decide who you’d like to recommend, write them a brief recommendation, and then send them a message to give them a heads up.

Using LinkedIn for Recommendations

Hiring Technical People

Skip to content Johanna’s Site What I can do for you Workshops and Training See me Speak Email newsletter Contact Johanna ← I Check References Each and Every Time I Extend An Offer Defining Fake Auditions → Using LinkedIn for Recommendations Posted on December 10, 2008 by johanna While I draft an answer to George’s fake audition question, let me address Alex’s question about using LinkedIn for recommendations.

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What Do Recruiters Think of LinkedIn Recommendations?

The Undercover Recruiter

One of the things that recruiters look at on LinkedIn is the recommendations section of a prospective job candidate. Unlike the one-click skills endorsements on LinkedIn, a recommendation is a written statement. View Article What Do Recruiters Think of LinkedIn Recommendations? Job Search LinkedIn Recruiting Employee Employer Hiring recommendation RecruitmentMany recruiters find LinkedIn invaluable.

Job Search Letter Help: Letter of Recommendation

Careers Done Write

Today I heard from a college student, Sarah, who is concerned about the letter of recommendation her college professor wrote. Sarah can turn this situation around to acquire letters of recommendations that will impress hiring managers. Here are a few tips for getting letters of recommendation that sing your praises and are relevant to your career goal. Tip One : Professors are very busy and are asked by many students for recommendations.

Opportunity for Great HR Pros: Making Remote Work Recommendations Post-Covid Including Financial Gain.

The HR Capitalist

4--Now you - the HR/Talent Pro - make a recommendation to you leadership team on that we learned a lot about working remote during COVID , and your company should take advantage of more remote work as not only a recruiting advantage, but a financial advantage. . It's all going to change!

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Job Seekers Guide to Referrals, Leads, Recommendations and Endorsements

Workology

Job seekers will dramatically improve their odds of success with referrals and recommendations. Here is how I define referrals, leads, recommendations, and endorsements: A referral is when someone you know writes, calls or sends an email to introduce or recommend you to someone you hope to meet. A recommendation can be written for you as a physical letter or on your LinkedIn profile. Try to get both a written letter and a LinkedIn recommendation.

Job References: How to Get the Best Recommendations

Jobacle

Since you’ll likely need strong references to land an in-demand job, it’s essential to select individuals who you feel will provide the best recommendations. The following are tips for getting the best recommendations and how to ask for references with ease. No one will recommend you as an employee if you’ve failed to follow through on work projects or homework assignments. Career Advice Your Job Search ask for recommendation ask for reference no reference

How to Write and Get Great LinkedIn Recommendations

Professional Resume Services

People have different opinions about LinkedIn recommendations. Your executive LinkedIn profile should support your own personal brand in many different ways, and getting recommendations from your network can help. One tip to get the best recommendations is to write quality recommendations of your own. What to Include When Writing Recommendations. Best Ways To Get LinkedIn Recommendations. Don’t Just Hand Out or Accept All Recommendations.

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The 6 strategies to success recommended by all bestsellers

Ms. Career Girl

The post The 6 strategies to success recommended by all bestsellers appeared first on Ms. The post The 6 strategies to success recommended by all bestsellers appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. There are thousands of books out there about how to be successful and achieve everything you want in life. Most of them are focused on career topics, but many of them can also help you be more fulfilled in life in general.

Good Practices When Asking for a Letter of Recommendation

WorkAlpha

Whether you are applying to a university program or for a new job, you will eventually find that you need to stockpile some letters of recommendation. While requesting and writing letters of recommendation were once a common practice, neither are as prevalent as they once were. Furthermore, younger generations who were raised on e-mail and […]. Interview References

6 Recommendations for Dealing with a PIP

Evil HR Lady

To read the answer, click here: 6 Recommendations for Dealing with a PIP I was previously on a performance improvement plan (PIP) and just yesterday was given 90 days to improve or be fired. Honestly, I love my work however my boss has a low perception of me and I don’t feel the situation is mendable. Still getting over it… I have a masters and BS in engineering so I am 70% sure that I can find a new job but I had a question about severance.

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

Hiring Technical People

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? I spend time on a recommendation. To me, a recommendation for a LinkedIn job, is just like a reference for a job. I don’t give recommendations easily. I have a large LinkedIn network.

Do LinkedIn Recommendations Really Add Value?

The Undercover Recruiter

As lovely as this is and everyone likes to be endorsed, from a recruiter’s point of view, nothing beats a written LinkedIn recommendation. When I am checking out a profile from someone who has sent me their CV (and when they haven’t) I go straight to the recommendations first. ‘Fake’ recommendations. Most recruiters realise that people’s friends or family write many recommendations on LinkedIn and do you know what, good luck to them.

How to Request a Letter of Recommendation - Jobacle.com BLOG.

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BLOG ABOUT US PODCAST ARCHIVE BLOG ARCHIVE CAREER LINKS CAREER NEWS CONTACT US BLOG ABOUT US PODCAST ARCHIVE BLOG ARCHIVE CAREER LINKS CAREER NEWS CONTACT US Places to Go, Things to See BLOG ABOUT US PODCAST ARCHIVE BLOG ARCHIVE CAREER LINKS CAREER NEWS CONTACT US Search Recent Comments May 3 - Nancy on 10 Must-Avoid Business Card Designs (and How to Make Yours Rock!)

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. 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. Related posts: How to Get the Best LinkedIn Recommendations.

10 Tips for Getting Recommendations on LinkedIn

Position Ignition

There are many facets of LinkedIn, of which getting recommended is but one, albeit an important one. LinkedIn has over 200 million members in over 150 countries. The power of the site’s tools and methodologies are starting to show how impressive a community has been created. Networking Social Media and Branding

What Is Your Recommendation for the Children?

Resume Bear

Which organization would YOU recommend to receive ResumeBear’s donations? ResumeBear’s new state-of-the-art job board is going live soon, and we are really excited about this new chapter in ResumeBear’s story. We will be charging employers just $99 per post, per city, and we will be donating $25 of that fee to help veterans find jobs.

Executive Job Search Recommended Resources

Position Ignition

We often get executives asking us for help with their job search. Some seek one-to-one advice and others simply want to be directed to resources that will aid their thinking, boost their job search and move them closer to landing their next senior role. Here are some resources that we hope will help you in your job search: The New Rules of Job Search – How to Land an Executive Job In the New Ecomomy – by Eleanor Anne Sweet. 100 Executive Job Search Tips - by Position Ignition.

What to Do When a “Bad” Worker Asks for a Recommendation

Careers Done Write

It will be tough to tell her that you will not recommend her , but, perhaps you can tell her that it is your department’s policy to hire candidates with a steady work history. Ask Deb Recommendations Dear Deb: I have a really good friend who has helped me in so many ways, but she is a horrible employee. She’s basically a well-intentioned flake who skates from one job to another. Somehow, she survives. She swears that she has turned a corner and is serious now.

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. Related: 3 Persuasive Ways To Use LinkedIn Recommendations. Here are some no-fail tips on how to capture that awesome letter of recommendation, before you actually need it.

LinkedIn Endorsements Vs. Recommendations [Aired 4/21/14]

Career Realism

discuses the difference between LinkedIn endorsements and recommendations and explains why they are both useful. The post LinkedIn Endorsements Vs. Recommendations [Aired 4/21/14] appeared first on CAREEREALISM. LinkedIn Lab Endorsements LinkedIn recommendations In this episode of LinkedIn Labs, J.T.

5 Recommended Podcasts That Aspiring Business Owners Should Check Out

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Recommended Podcasts That Aspiring Business Owners Should Check Out appeared first on Ms. The post 5 Recommended Podcasts That Aspiring Business Owners Should Check Out appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Are you listening to podcasts yet? You should be! Podcasts are one of the most fantastic things about technology, especially for business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs and career mavens.

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. Related: How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations. And if you look at LinkedIn recommendations from a slightly different perspective, you’ll see that they might just help you out even more than you thought possible… when used correctly. Now, LinkedIn recommendations are essentially testimonials to your character and ability.

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. And if you look at LinkedIn recommendations from a slightly different perspective, you’ll see that they might just help you out even more than you thought possible… when used correctly. So, How Do You Get Great Recommendations?

Networking and Recommendations | Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People

→ Networking and Recommendations Posted on October 11, 2010 by johanna People often use my network to ask me for back-door references about people I know. But one thing I am happy to do is to provide a recommendation on LinkedIn. I still have to know someone pretty well, or know an aspect of their work well enough to write a recommendation. But a recommendation is not a reference. Don’t ask anyone for a recommendation unless they know your work well.

all of my 2020 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!). Highly recommended.

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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. Here are a few tips… Related: 5 Tips For Asking For A LinkedIn Recommendation. Before asking anyone for recommendations, you need to prioritize. You’ll want at least one recommendation for each job and at least some of these recommendations should be from people more senior than you. Ask For A Recommendation Via Email First.

Eagle Scout Letter of Recommendation Sample

Algrim.co

An Eagle Scout recommendation letter is a professional letter and business letter authored to suggest a scout become an Eagle Scout to the Eagle Scout Board of Review. Collecting recommendation letters and references is essential to becoming an Eagle Scout. When a boy scout or Eagle Scout candidate requests a letter of recommendation, they should

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Letter of Recommendation Template for an Intern

Algrim.co

When an intern completes their internship program, as your manager, they should ask you for a letter of recommendation. This letter encourages future employers to comprehend the employable qualities and competencies of that employee. Interns are often lacking work experience.

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. Related: How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations. So, how do you choose the right people to request a recommendation from? And how do you know if they’ll give you a good recommendation?

5 Recommended Books for Building a Professional Network

Jobacle

We hear it all the time, and for good reason: networking is the most important tool you’ll ever use. 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. One of the best ways to make lasting connections in any industry is to engage in networking.

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. The post How To Get The LinkedIn Recommendation You Want [Aired 4/28/14] appeared first on CAREEREALISM. LinkedIn Lab linkedin recommendations In this episode of the LinkedIn Lab, J.T.

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. The post How To Ask For LinkedIn Recommendations: Air Date 12/16/13 appeared first on CAREEREALISM. LinkedIn Lab LinkedIn recommendations These are another important part to leveraging LinkedIn to benefit you.