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Why “Help Me Find a Job” Isn’t the Right Request

February 22, 2012

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Tweet You’ve been searching for a new job for months. You’re getting desperate. The first words out of your mouth whenever you meet old co-workers for drinks are “Help me find a job.” You can’t attend a family party without hitting up distant cousins for job leads. And every time you turn on the news, […]

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Even in an Online World Networking Skills Still Matter

December 21, 2011

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Tweet We might be living in an online world, but that doesn’t mean that traditional networking skills aren’t still important. Sometimes you have to meet and network with people on a face-to-face basis if you want to land your dream job. You’re on LinkedIn. You’re wearing out your keyboard with Tweets. And if Facebook friends […]

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A LinkedIn Job Search can Help you Buck the Employment Odds

November 21, 2011

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Tweet If you’re out of work, whether unwillingly or because you wanted to make a professional job change, you know how difficult it is to land a new job. But by relying on a LinkedIn job search, you can attract the attention of hiring managers and beat the unemployment odds. To land work today, you […]

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Why Saying “Help Me Find a Job” Isn’t Good Enough

November 17, 2011

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Tweet The surest way to find a job in these difficult economic times is to network with professionals in your field. The relationships that you develop with your peers can bear fruit in the form of job leads and interviews. But networking isn’t just finding an industry peer and saying, “Help me find a job.” […]

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Where to Search for Jobs: The Top Question Amongst the Newly Unemployed

November 8, 2011

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Tweet The nation’s dismal economy has left many workers unemployed for the first time in decades. Not surprisingly, many of these out-of-work employees are struggling with where to search for jobs. For many of today’s unemployed, the job-hunting landscape is a foreign one. Many employees never had to deal with Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn the […]

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Where to Search for Jobs? Don’t Limit Yourself

November 1, 2011

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Tweet If you’ve recently lost your job, you’re probably overwhelmed. You’re probably intimidated by the question of where to search for jobs. After all, your fellow job seekers seem to be experts at using such social media sites as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to connect with the professionals who can assist them on their job […]

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