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What Does your Online Persona Say About YOU?

CareerBuilder.com surveys consistently show that employers are increasingly researching job seekers online before making hiring decisions. Employers are definitely using Social Networking sites to research job seekers.  What would your online persona say about you? “Hiring managers are using the Internet to get … Read More…

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Ten Rules for Career Success

I found this really well thought out list of the 10 Rules of Success to help professionals grow in their careers. The list was developed by Folarin Longe, founder of Human Edge Limited, a human resources consulting and staffing services firm based in … Read More…

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Read Job Postings Carefully!

Too many job seekers get really attached to position titles and overlook the actual work, tasks and assignments involved in a particular job.  Don’t make this mistake.  Look past the job titles and read job postings carefully. As you read the job postings, you … Read More…

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Start a Business in College

Did you ever think of owning your own business? Teenagers and college students do it all the time.  Many of our young entrepreneurs actually got to start a business in college.  If you attend one of America’s Historically Black Colleges or Universities (HBCU), … Read More…

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Job Search Tech Update

It is impossible to conduct a successful job search strategy in 2015 without engaging technology. This job search tech update reminds all of us of some of the new ways we can use technology in a current job and career search. Twitter, Facebook. … Read More…

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Kill a Job Search with Social Media Mistakes

Anything that 93% of employers pay attention to, is something you should be concerned about if you are looking for a job. Well that’s the percentage of hiring managers who told Jobvite.com that they will review a job seeker’s social profiles before making … Read More…

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