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Help Me get a Job: Tips for Job Hunting with a Less than Stellar History

March 28, 2013

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Tweet In your younger years, you may have lived a wild and crazy life with evidence of your exploits online. You may be guilty of drunk tweeting or may have been arrested for DUI or marijuana use. It may not have seemed like a big deal at the time, but now that you are looking […]

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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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Don’t Ignore Job Search Strategies Because It’s the Holidays

December 19, 2012

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Tweet Your favorite radio station is playing Christmas songs 24 hours a day. You can’t stop in a department store without running into dozens of smiling Santa faces. Your street’s actually brighter at night thanks to the towering light display put on by your neighbor. Yes, it’s the holiday season. This doesn’t mean, though, that […]

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How the Job Search has Changed

December 11, 2012

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Tweet If you’ve recently lost your job or if you’ve decided to begin looking for a more rewarding position, you might be shocked at how dramatically the job search process has changed in recent years. Behind the changes are the Internet and an economy that is still largely sour for many employers. Alison Green, a […]

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Following the Right Job Search Advice Might Lower Heart Attack Risk

December 4, 2012

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Tweet It sounds implausible, but following the right job search advice can lower your risk of suffering a serious heart attack. That, at least, is the finding of a recent study by Duke University researchers. According to a story by NBC News, the Duke University researchers found that people who are unemployed have a significantly […]

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Social Media Job Search gets More Powerful with Facebook App

November 30, 2012

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Tweet We’ve long been proponents of the social media job search. Social media sites such as LinkedIn and Twitter make finding a job a less arduous task. Through these sites, job seekers can instantly connect with their circle of online business contacts. And these contacts can then respond with job leads, offers to arrange personal […]

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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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Job Hunting not Going Well? Maybe You don’t Know Where to Search for Jobs

October 18, 2012

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Tweet Do you know where to search for jobs? If not, it’s little surprise that your job hunting is going poorly. Many job hunters think that the online job boards are the place to begin their job search efforts. Unfortunately, these job boards rarely provide job seekers with the new positions they seek. The reason? […]

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Tech Tools can make Executive Job Search an Easier One

September 25, 2012

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Tweet Running an executive job search today is a true challenge; finding a high-profile, high-paying job is no easy feat. Fortunately, you can take advantage of several tech tools that can help you find a job even in today’s challenging economy. Jake Thiewes, a writer for AOL Jobs, recently ran down some of the most […]

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You Must Know how to Job Search Today

September 19, 2012

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Tweet Job hunting is far from an enjoyable task today. The national unemployment rate isn’t falling below eight percent, meaning that far too many qualified job seekers are looking for the same jobs that you want. The only way to succeed in today’s challenging jobs market? You need to know how to job search. You […]

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