Re-Post: What I Learn About You In A Few Quick Google Searches

You should expect to be Googled and to Google people you're going to meet. As Broughton mentions in his post, your conversation will be much better much faster if you can say, "I really liked the article you wrote on..." rather than simply commenting on the weather. Continue reading “Re-Post: What I Learn About You In A Few Quick Google Searches”…

LinkedIn's Most Requested Skills (and how to get them.)

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A great blog post by LinkedIn talks about the most-requested skills in employer job postings. I've re-posted it here. The post includes links to LinkedIn's training courses. (available through a free 30-day trial; you can subscribe by the month after it ends.) Continue reading “LinkedIn's Most Requested Skills (and how to get them.)”…

Guerrilla Marketing for Jobseekers

Guerrilla Marketing, like Guerrilla Warfare, evens the playing field between large entities with resources and the little guys.… Continue reading “Guerrilla Marketing for Jobseekers”…

What Employers Really Want: Collaboration

“Plays well with others.” Such a simple remark on a kindergartener’s report card, but one that makes every parent beam with pride. And they should. Early signs of collaborative ability are markers of adult success. Continue reading “What Employers Really Want: Collaboration”…

What Employers Really Want: Growth Potential

Today’s fast-paced work environments require employees who can do the job now, and have the potential to grow into new roles or leadership positions at your company in the future. After all, if an employee leaves, it costs your company 1.5 times that employee’s salary to replace her. Continue reading “What Employers Really Want: Growth Potential”…

The Best Job Search Resources: January 2019

Happy New Year!  We hope 2019 is your most successful year yet. Here are this month's career development links. Continue reading “The Best Job Search Resources: January 2019”…