Do You Push Too Hard?

December 15, 2010 | blog,Career,career change,job searching,online job search | Written by: admin

Have you given your job search or career change your all yet you’ve still got nothing to show for? When people come to me and tell me this, it typically comes down to 2 things: They either thought they did all the right things but in reality they lacked a solid strategy. Or any strategy. […]

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Do You Say This?

“No one hires during the Holidays.” I hear this quite often. Yet it’s not true. In fact, because this seems such a stubborn myth, you can be assured of less competition! Here are some tips to make the most of your quest during the last few weeks of the year: Employers may be easier to […]

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Finding the Fun In Your Job Search

June 23, 2010 | Career,career change,job searching,online job search | Written by: admin

Job searching. Not your favorite pastime, I’m sure. For many, it consists of “unfun” and even dreaded action steps such as getting your resume together and networking and doing research and interviewing. So let’s make it easier on yourself. I have a – related – personal example for you. When it comes to exercising, I […]

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Networking: The Real (Or)Deal!

Networking is sizzling hot. It’s through networking that you’ll most likely land your next job. Networking helps you find leads in a new company or industry. Networking helps you get informational interviews, and lets you tap into the hidden job market. And now there’s online networking. Social and business networking sites galore. For those of […]

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How to Make Your Resume Stand Out in Today’s Competitive Job Market – Part 1 of 2

January 20, 2010 | Career,online job search,resume writing | Tags: , , , | Written by: admin

Whether you’re actively looking for a new job or getting yourself ready just in case; you wonder how to get your resume noticed in today’s competitive environment. So how do you stand out in a sea of competition – often equally qualified candidates? The answer is two-fold: –         By knowing the 3 must-haves to include […]

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Optimizing LinkedIn So Hiring Folks Will Find You

Last week, Brian Tietje, Sales Manager for LinkedIn, delivered a presentation on LinkedIn to members of the Human Resources Association of New York networking group. My friendly colleague Barbara Safani from Career Solvers ( was there and kindly shares her 10 take-aways with us: 1. Create a keyword driven summary. Forget about the summaries that […]

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