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Interviewing? How To Identify If A Job Is A Good Fit For Your Career

Bet you've lived or heard the following horror story: You accepted a job and are happy to be there. Yes, your gut told you that something may not be right but that was just the jitters of saying 'yes' to a new job. All the answers made sense and everybody smiled during the interview, but t...

Resume Must-Haves: Relevance & White Space

If I could burrow my way into the collective mind of job-seekers everywhere, I'd program this thought into its neurons: we don't need to go to the print shop and drop off a resume print order any more. We don't need to return three days later and pick up 100 resumes, and use every one of t...

‘Help Me Help You’ Get Connected In Your Job Search

Not a week goes by that someone, or a number of people, ask me to connect them with someone else in the pursuit of finding a job. I don’t mind connecting people at all. In fact, I believe it is part of what we are supposed to do to help each other. However, the number of times that some...

Tips For Finding Your Next Job Through Social Media

Last week I shared how important social media and networking are to many recruiters, even those who are looking to fill hourly jobs in retail, construction, hospitality and healthcare. Here are some great practical nuggets I learned at last week’s speech: Don’t Rely on job boards ...

Demand Is High For Companies To Reveal Compensation Data; Men Especially Eager To Increase Pay Transparency

Do you still feel in the dark when it comes to knowing what the ‘new normal’ is in terms of salary? As we reported earlier this year, 17 percent say they are not comfortable discussing their current compensation with anyone – but they may be paying a high price for their silence. For...

Hiring? How To Find A Candidate Who Is A Good Fit For The Job

Maybe you've seen this drill: your company needs to fill a position and it is imperative you find the right person for the job, someone who is a good fit. This position is important to initiatives your company must successfully complete if you are to reach revenue and profit numbers for th...