Tag Archives: Job Search Tips

Put your Best Foot Forward in Temp Jobs

The National Employment Law Project reports that temporary workers fill 2.5% of all jobs in the US.  Millions of new college grads, people reentering the workforce or those making career transitions will often have to spend some time in temp jobs.  No matter … Read More…

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Professional References are Everywhere on Campus

We know the importance of getting support from professionals who share positive words about our skills and competencies. Find Professional References on Campus Many college students, build great professional relationships with college administrators, coaches, program coordinators and faculty on their college campuses.  However, many … Read More…

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Biggest Resume Mistakes

…and he should know.  Laszlo Bock is the Senior Vice President of People Operations at Google.  He reads a LOT of resumes and decided to share this list of biggest resume mistakes he sees. Of course, there is no surprise that certain things … Read More…

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Explore Niche Job Boards

The US economy is in recovery and employers are increasing the number of new job openings every month.  Niche job boards are an excellent way to find job openings from employers looking specifically for groups of interested applicants. What is a Niche Job Board Niche job boards … Read More…

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Desperate Job Search Strategies for New Grads

If you are one of the new grads out there who has not yet found a job, there are still plenty or career options for you. You have to remember that job search success requires that you be prepared, be flexible and be … Read More…

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Combat Job Search Age Discrimination

I spoke with a colleague recently who had lost a spouse and was looking to reenter the workplace.  It was pretty clear that his biggest concern was job search age discrimination he felt he would face.  He was worried about his chances of finding, what he called, decent … Read More…

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