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The Importance of Follow-Up in Your Search for a Job

July 26, 2012

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Tweet You’re ready to make an executive career change and find a new better-paying job. You’ve brushed up on your networking skills and landed interviews with important executives in your field. Your search for a job appears to be going well. But there’s one mistake that could scuttle your efforts to find new work: not […]

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Will New Software Make Your Search for a Job Easier?

June 13, 2012

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Tweet How much would you appreciate software that would shorten your search for a job? Or does such technology seem like science fiction? According to a recent story by the Wall Street Journal, a variety of technology firms of all sizes are building software tools to make the job search easier for both employers and […]

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The Three Tips to Shorten Your Search for a Job

June 12, 2012

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Tweet Looking for a new job? Then don’t read the newspapers; they’re filled with depressing stories about high unemployment rates and frustrated job seekers. The good news, though, is that you can shorten your search for a job. You just need to follow three tips to craft the best job search possible.   You Need […]

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Not Knowing Job Search Strategies Even Hurts the Housing Market

May 16, 2012

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Tweet Ask anyone who’s trying to sell a home today and they’ll tell you the housing market stinks. Home values keep falling, and buyers are only offering low-ball offers. Part of the reason for the nation’s dismal housing market? Not enough young people know the right job search strategies. Because so many young adults don’t […]

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You May Know how to Job Search, but Faulty Background Checks can Still Cost You

April 24, 2012

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Tweet You may know how to job search in today’s challenging economy. You might be a pro at using social media job sites to connect to business acquaintances. You might be a networking wizard at chamber of commerce lunches and business after-hours events. But that doesn’t mean that a faulty background check can’t scuttle your […]

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Don’t Know how to Job Search? Ask Those Who’ve Succeeded

April 12, 2012

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Tweet It’s not difficult to find neighbors, family members, and former co-workers who, like you, are out of work and struggling to find a new job. After all, the national unemployment rate is still far too high. What is more unusual, though, is to find someone who actually knows how to job search properly; someone […]

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Know How to Find a Job? Don’t Forget a LinkedIn Job Search

February 20, 2012

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Tweet The LinkedIn job search can be one of the most powerful tools for job seekers hoping to find employment in 2012. Unfortunately, too many people looking for a job don’t take advantage of the unprecedented reach that LinkedIn provides them. We all know that the key to finding a job today lies in networking. […]

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The Secrets of How to Job Search Today

February 13, 2012

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Tweet Are you still struggling on how to job search with success? You’re far from alone. Even though the nation’s unemployment rate fell to a three-year low of 8.3 percent in January, plenty of unemployed people are still out there looking for a job. This actually makes your life more difficult. The more people who […]

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How to Make a Social Media Job Search Work for You

January 14, 2012

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Tweet There are nearly 13 million people unemployed in the United States right now. This means that employers can be picky about whom they hire to fill their open positions. But, what does this mean to you? You need to show hiring managers that you can master a social media job search to convince them […]

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Finding Your Dream Career Through a Social Media Job Search

November 25, 2011

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Tweet The news stories are intimidating, especially during this holiday season: They imply that no one is hiring today. But this simply isn’t true. By conducting a social media job search, you can land your dream career. Yes, the competition for new jobs is fierce today; that’s what happens when there are roughly 13 million […]

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