Category Archives: Job Search

Why NOT To Include A Picture On Your Resume

One of my FAQs from job seekers is if a picture should go on a resume. While there are always exceptions, in most situations the answer is no. Read my recent LinkedIn post to learn why including a picture could … Continue reading

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12 Common Mistakes Jobseekers Make In Their Job Search

If you’ve been looking for a new position and haven’t landed yet, it’s worth evaluating your approach to determine what might not be working. Go through this list and see what applies to you. Then, follow the suggestions to learn … Continue reading

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After The Interview, Part 2 – Following Up

You’ve interviewed and sent thank you notes, so you’re done, right? Not quite. There are still a few more steps you can take to strengthen your candidacy. Follow-Up With Your References After writing your thank you note, you should also … Continue reading

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LinkedIn For Busy Executives – What To Do When You Don’t Have Time

You know that LinkedIn is no longer optional – it’s the #1 way to be found by recruiters and one of the easiest ways to grow your network and enhance your professional reputation. However, many busy executives (and which AREN’T … Continue reading

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Enrich Your Career Through Associations

Have you thought about joining an association but questioned investing the time and money? It’s time to re-visit the subject.  Seven out of ten adults are members of at least one association, which proves there must be personal or professional … Continue reading

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Keep Your Job Search Going Through The Holiday Months

With the hiring slowdown that typically happens around the holidays, job seekers assume it’s a waste of time to reach out to companies in November and December. Nothing could be further from the truth! True, things do quiet down around … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Job Search A Secret From Your Employer

Many people are understandably concerned that their current company will find out they’re looking for a new position. Though nothing is 100% foolproof, here is the most effective thing you can do: make managing your career a part of your … Continue reading

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