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Job Search Strategies: Managing Your Career Plan

May 1, 2013

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Tweet For most people, once we get a job, we don’t spend a lot of time thinking about our career trajectory unless we lose a job and have to look for another one. However, reviewing your career plan is something that we should do more aggressively – even if we are not in the middle […]

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Reasons to Change Your Job Search Strategies

April 30, 2013

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Tweet If you are tired of your job search and feel like you are not getting results, it may be time to revamp your job search strategies. There are some potential issues that may indicate that you are in a job search rut. You Are a Rule Breaker Hiring recruiters give you instructions for submitting […]

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Top Majors that May Help Me Get a Job

April 22, 2013

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Tweet While you are in college, you should select a major that reflects your interests. However, for many people, the selection of a major reflects future job prospects as well. There are some majors that may be more likely to “help me get a job” after graduation. Life Sciences Life sciences include the areas of […]

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Help Me Find a Job: How to Get the Job if You are Overqualified

April 19, 2013

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Tweet Experience can sometimes be a bad thing – you may be given the label “overqualified” when you go out to look for a new position. Sometimes, you may be called overqualified as an oblique reference to your age or your pay grade. Neither of these things should be held against you, but unfortunately they […]

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Help Me Get a Job: Secrets to Finding Your Dream Job

April 18, 2013

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Tweet Everyone wants to find that perfect job – their dream job. Often, we need to take a position that is less than ideal because of our circumstances. However, finding our dream job should always be a goal during a job search. Here are some tips that you can use to “help me get a […]

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How to Fail Your LinkedIn Job Search

March 29, 2013

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Tweet If you only use one social media website for your job search, the best one to try is LinkedIn. You can expand your contact list and find out about jobs that you may not have known about before. However, even with the benefits of a Linkedin job search, it is possible to fail to […]

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Tips to Find a Job Fast if You Need Help Finding a Job

March 15, 2013

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Tweet Need to find a job fast? Don’t get discouraged. Although it may be a tough landscape out there right now, it is possible to take steps to shorten your job search. If you need help finding a job, here are some tips to find a job fast. Get Organized If you are on a […]

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Utilizing Linkedin.com Jobs: Should You Get Endorsements or Recommendations?

March 13, 2013

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Tweet When using the LinkedIn.com jobs search feature, you are advised to get your profile in great shape; this includes recommendations and endorsements through the LinkedIn system. While recommendations have been around for quite a while, endorsements are a relatively new feature for this platform. What is the difference between the two and is one […]

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Using Facebook in Your Social Media Job Search

March 7, 2013

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Tweet Utilizing all of the tools that are available to you can help you find a job but if you are not careful, social media can tank your job search. One example is Facebook which can open doors for you but can put information in the public domain that you may not want future employers […]

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Start a Job Club if You Need Help Finding a Job

February 19, 2013

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Tweet Finding a job can be a very isolating experience but you don’t have to go it alone. Start a job club if you need help finding a job; these are also known as networking clubs or job-finding clubs. A job club can increase your networking opportunities and may direct you towards some unadvertised opportunities. […]

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