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References-the game: Job Journey

References have been one of the final steps of the hiring process for years. Managers are looking for verification that the person they want to hire is as good as they think they are.


Job Journey: What to do between interviews

Most hiring decisions take a multitude of interviews. In fact, it’s not uncommon for there to be three or four interviews.


The Perils of Indeed

There are a lot of great tools on the inter webs that job seekers can use to find their next great gig. Indeed is definitely one of them but it is not without its perils.

Mount Kilimanjaro: Kibo Peak

Look for a Job over that Hill: A Recruiter’s Perspective.

Last week, I had coffee with a former colleague who is about to head into a transition. She has been with her company for a long time and after some ugly corporate changes, they have ...

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It’s Just as Hard at the Top

Barack Obama is on a job search. What does one do after one has been the leader of the free world?

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New LinkedIn Feature Filters out the Fluff

It’s September and we are all running around trying to adjust to new schedules. If we can’t find time to catch our breath, how the heck can we keep our eyes open for new career ...

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Jobs, Jobs, Everywhere: A Recruiter’s Perspective

Here are the two most interesting job postings I saw this week. I bet you didn’t even know that you could apply for jobs like this.

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Craft a Smoother, Better Resume: A Recruiter’s Perspective

I read resumes for a living. I read other stuff too but resumes are the main focus during the day (and sometimes evenings, much to my husband’s consternation).

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Free Job Search Tools for the New Year: A Recruiter’s Perspective

You might not know it yet, but there is a pretty good chance that one of you or someone at one of your parties will make a new year’s resolution to find a new job.

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Gifts for the Job Seeker: A Recruiter’s Perspective

We all know people who are looking for a job and it can be really tough over the holidays. Trying to be excited about seeing family and friends when you are not sure about your ...

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