How To Ask For & Get Online Recommendations

As a job hunter, having recommendations available online is a really valuable thing. Most employers do some level of online background checking.…

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Resume Posting Online: What You Need To Know

If you look for a job long enough, you’ll start to here about the ‘black hole’. This is how recruiters describe the…

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Is Any Job A Good Job?

This morning, I got a note from an old friend who has been out of work for two years. He used to…

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Expert Advice: Should Salary Be Disclosed On A Resume?

Dear Abby, Should I put my current salary on my resume? My brother-in-law says everyone does. He seems to make a lot…

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How A Blog Can Help Your Job Search

Developing a blog can be a pathway to amazing opportunities. By showing that you can develop an audience, communicate clearly, understand your…

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What You Really Need To Know About Social Media Profiles And Job Searching

First, don’t make assumptions. These days, most career development professionals will make a point of telling you to get with it in…

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Seven Questions You Need To Be Thinking About Before Your Next Career Move

Getting where you want to go is much easier when you know where you want to go. Here are some questions to…

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How To Want The Job You Get

You’ve been reading all of the stuff online. Apparently, we’re supposed to feel badly if our job doesn’t immediately match our expectations.…

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Guerilla Job Hunting For Beginners

Things have really changed. Knowing exactly what you want is more important than ever. In the last generation, you could “parachute” into…

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How To Improve Your Chances Of Landing A Job After A Layoff

In his mid fifties, Sam took a job that was a little over his head working for a boss who was a…

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Four Ways To Avoid Unemployment Discrimination

News Flash. Employers don’t want to hire people who are unemployed. Google it. If you’ve been without a job for a while,…

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The Odds Of Getting A Job With A Recruiter

“Many are called but few are chosen.” The business of matching people with jobs is horribly flawed, loaded with waste and abuse…

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