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Job Search Advice for Using Twitter in Your Hunt

July 25, 2013

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Tweet Social media can help you keep up with your friends and family and the latest events. Social media gone awry can help you lose a job. An important piece of job search advice to help you avoid this fate is to make sure that you use Twitter appropriately when looking for a new job. […]

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Need Help Finding a Job? Make Sure You Are on the Right Path

January 25, 2013

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Tweet To find the right job for you, it is necessary to network and interview; however, an important component of your job search is often not considered. You should spend some time deciding what might be the best career for you; lack of interest or uncertainty may be affecting your job search. Considering your interests […]

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Job Prospects Higher in Certain Fields

January 10, 2013

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Tweet Today’s job search is often a grueling one. Even though the nation’s unemployment rate has fallen to 7.7 percent, finding a job today is no easy task. But you can boost your job prospects by targeting those fields in which companies are actually hiring. Companies are overwhelmed by applications every time they post an […]

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Networking Skills Should Begin in College

October 30, 2012

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Tweet Is a college education worth the skyrocketing cost of earning a four-year degree? It could be, if you begin developing your networking skills while working toward that degree. That’s the message from Arnie Fertig, the owner of a recruiting company. Fertig, writing a post for the U.S. News & World Report blog, said that […]

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Don’t Ask, “Where to Search for Jobs.” Ask, “How to Search for a Job”

August 29, 2012

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Tweet Too many job seekers today are focused on where to search for jobs. What they should be doing is refining how they search for a job. And one way for job seekers to gain an advantage over their competitors is to brand themselves. People usually think of branding as something that big companies do […]

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Some Odd Suggestions on How to Find a Job

August 1, 2012

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Tweet These are tough times for job hunting. It’s not surprising, then, that some job seekers are resorting to some strange tactics for finding a job. If you’re wondering how to find a job in today’s tough economy, you might get at least a chuckle – or maybe the seed of an idea – from […]

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Wondering how to Find a Job? Worrying About Finding a Career?

July 31, 2012

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Tweet We can all agree that there is a big difference between a job and a career. A job is a means of paying your monthly rent or making your mortgage payments only. A career, though, not only covers your bills, but it also provides fulfillment. In a career, you are doing work that you […]

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Keep it Professional When Performing a Social Media Job Search

March 19, 2012

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Tweet You know that conducting a social media job search can increase your chances to land a job in today’s challenging economy. After all, through such sites as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, you can instantly tell your online contacts that you are looking for a job. And this can prove helpful. One of your […]

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Help Me Get a Job? Make Sure You Look the Part

March 12, 2012

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Tweet We all celebrated when the national unemployment rate recently dropped to 8.3 percent. After all, that’s the lowest that figure has stood in three years. But then reality set in: Even with the dip in unemployment, it’s still a significant challenge to find a job today. You’re far from alone if you’re asking, “What […]

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Help Me Find a Job? Take a Closer Look at Your Cover Letter

March 9, 2012

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Tweet Do you start every conversation with friends, family members, and former co-workers with the same statement: “Help me find a job?” Do you send out resumes every day, only to never hear back? Do you rush to the online job boards every time you walk past your computer? If so, then you need to […]

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