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Job Search Stalled? Here are Some Tips for 2013

January 4, 2013

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Tweet We all make New Year’s resolutions – and most of us fail to keep them. But if your resolution involves conducting a better job search, there are several strategies you can use to make sure this is one promise that you keep. After all, 2012 is just about behind us. If you struggled to […]

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Three Tips for the Mid-Career Professional

January 3, 2013

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Tweet You’ve already crafted a successful career, but now you feel a bit stagnant. You’re ready to move on to a new company and new challenges. Problem is the nation’s unemployment rate still remains high. With millions of people also seeking jobs, you’ll have to learn some new tricks if you want to land your […]

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Asking, “Who Can Help Me Get a Job?” You’re not Alone

January 2, 2013

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Tweet Are you wondering, “Who can help me get a job?” You’re far from alone. The country’s national unemployment rate has been falling. But it still stands at 7.7 percent. That’s an improvement, but it still means that there are millions of U.S. residents who have been unable to find a job. The intense competition […]

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Even with Employment Gains, Plenty Still Need Help Finding a Job

December 31, 2012

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Tweet If you need help finding a job, know this: You are far from alone. And don’t let positive headlines regarding the nation’s unemployment rate convince you otherwise. It’s true that the national unemployment fell again in November, ticking down to 7.7 percent, the lowest this rate has stood in more than three years. At […]

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With Job Creation still Sluggish, Finding the Right Job Search Advice Remains Key

December 28, 2012

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Tweet The economy is adding jobs every month. But it’s not adding enough to dramatically reduce the nation’s unemployment rate. This means that competition for open jobs remains fierce. It also means that finding the right job search advice remains key. A recent story by CNNMoney illustrates this well. Slow Job Growth As anyone who […]

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Job Search Strategies Important to Avoid the Six-Month Unemployment Cliff

December 18, 2012

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Tweet Relying on the right job search strategies has always been important. Today, with competition for open jobs so high, it’s especially important for those on a career search to tap the power of social media sites, network with business associates, and craft the best resumes and cover letters possible. But a recent story in […]

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Struggling to Find a Job? Try a LinkedIn Job Search

December 7, 2012

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Tweet Are you struggling to find a job in today’s challenging economy? You’re far from alone. Even though the nation’s unemployment rate has fallen to 7.9 percent, there are still millions of U.S. residents trying to find a new job today. Fortunately, you do have a tool that can shorten your job search, the linkedin […]

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Latest Jobs Numbers Underscore the Importance of Networking Skills

October 23, 2012

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Tweet The number of U.S. residents seeking unemployment benefits rose in the last week of September to a seasonally adjusted 367,000. This means that plenty of American workers are still searching for jobs. It means, too, that you’ll need to brush up on your networking skills if you hope to make a professional job change. […]

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You Don’t Have to be an Extrovert to Rely on Networking Skills to Land a Job

October 19, 2012

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Tweet You know by now that it’s your networking skills that are most likely to help you land a job in today’s challenging economy. After all, companies are swamped with resumes and applications every time they post a job listing online or in print. The odds that hiring managers or human resources professionals will even […]

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Looking for Job Search Strategies? Try a LinkedIn Job Search

October 12, 2012

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Tweet How useful are social media sites for finding a job? If that social media site is LinkedIn.com? Very useful. In fact, a LinkedIn job search might be one of the most effective ways to find a job in today’s challenging economy. That’s because LinkedIn, unlike sites such as Facebook or Twitter, is focused squarely […]

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