Confessions Of A Former Corporate Recruiter

If you believe the hiring process is fair, linear, objective and logical, you may be in for a rude awakening. The current process is broken, and once job seekers learn the flaws, you’ll be better equipped to proactively create a job search strategy that works! Reposted from: Forbes.com

Why I’d Rather Give You $20 Bucks Than My Social Capital

A man’s hand hold an American 20 dollar bill out towards the camera against a black background with some copy space. Getty If a new acquaintance asked to borrow $20, chances are you’d be a little taken aback. Even if you just finished a pleasant conversation, this ill-timed request might spoil any potential relationship that …

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Most Job Seekers Fail To Prep For This Common Interview Question

Confident millennial female applicant in glasses talking at job interview answering questions, vacancy candidate making first impression concept and introducing herself speaking to hr holding resume Getty One of the easiest ways to increase positive outcomes when interviewing for a job is to prepare. If you tend to get nervous during an interview, investing time …

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Many Job Seekers Don’t Think About This Until It’s Too Late

Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash With the average tenure in a role hovering around 4.2 years, chances are, there’s a job search in your future. If you’ve updated your resume with relevant accomplishments, built a strong online brand, and practiced for the interview, you’re way ahead of the game. But there’s one more thing …

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It’s Not Your Most Impressive Accomplishments That Get You Hired — It’s This

Photo by LinkedIn Sales Navigator on Unsplash You have 15 seconds to share your top three accomplishments that are relevant to your target job – go! While 15 seconds can feel like a lifetime when holding a plank in Pilates, it’s a relatively short period of time. But if you were in the market for …

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You Know The Science, But It’s The Art Of The Job Search That Gets You Hired

Photo by Brian Kostiuk – @BriKost on Unsplash You’ve likely heard the quip, ” knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit, but wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. “ From cooking to the job search, experience plays a major role on the path to effectiveness. The science, or “process”can be gleaned …

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