I know, I know, preparing and searching for a new job is a grueling task.
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As Barbra Streisand sings, "People….people who need people…are the luckiest people..." If you found yourself suddenly out of work, faced with empty days and the challenge of finding a new job, what would you do? Who could you call? In short, do you have a professional network of contacts ready to help? WHY DO YOU … Continue reading Build a Network Before You Need One
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health reported that 25% of employees see their jobs as the primary stressor in their lives and 75% feel that workers today have more job stress than a generation ago. In a recent Dateline NBC/Prevention Magazine survey, 41% of those polled admitted finding the holidays extremely stressful, almost … Continue reading Job + Holidays = Stress
Every month I personally review a large number of resumes and LinkedIn profiles so I’m able to provide insight into how one resume or profile compares to another job seeker and what recruiters are seeking. 1. VISUAL PRESENTATION AND ORGANIZATION We’ve all been told that looks don’t matter as much as substance. But, in the … Continue reading 5 Key Points to Make Your Resume Stunning in 2018
[Photo Credit: LinkedIn https://business.linkedin.com/talent-solutions/blog%5D January certainly kicks off job search season. To help you plan your New Year’s resolution inspired career search LinkedIn has provided The Top 10 Skills Recruiters Will Be Hiring for in 2017. LinkedIn analyzed the billions of interactions between recruiters, companies, and professionals that occurred on LinkedIn during 2016. Then they identified the … Continue reading The Top 10 Skills Recruiters Will Be Hiring for in 2017 via LinkedIn Talent Solutions Blog