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What Hiring Managers Want In A Good Job Candidate

Even in a tight job market, hiring managers are having a tough time finding the right candidates. According to the Career Advisory Board’s 2012 Job Preparedness Indicator, only 17% of the 516 hiring managers polled said job seekers possess the skills the companies are actually looking fo...

4 Mistakes Employers Are Sure To Notice

During the hunt for a job, it’s common to continually seek new ways to stand out to your potential employers. While job seekers are busy developing their unique elevator pitches, they might be overlooking the little mistakes that set them apart in a negative way to potential employers. N...

How To Target Recruiters Scanning Online Professional Profiles

With so many recruiters looking for their next employees on professional and social networking sites, it's important that your headline describing who you are is catchy, interesting, and easily lets them know what you're all about. So, how can you best craft one of these headlines sure to ...