How to stand out during Job Hunting?

http://40pluscareerguru.blogspot.ca/2013/11/small-job-search-tips-that-make-you.html Thanks to Amanda Augustine and 40pluscareerguru.blogspot.ca for the original article. I like this article. In many ways, this above link and article is unique. The author talks about some key strategies to stand out in the eyes of recruiters and potential employers. KEY POINTS Recommend a Friend – The Job search process is never … Continue reading “How to stand out during Job Hunting?”

Some Strategies to Boost your Career right now

http://careergirlnetwork.com/17-things-can-boost-career-right-now/ Thanks to careergirlnetwork.com and Christie Mims for the original article The above link is mainly catered to Professional Women, however there are plenty insightful articles that would apply to each one of us. I like this particular article. There are some interesting ideas on enhancing your career. KEY POINTS Ask for a Raise – … Continue reading “Some Strategies to Boost your Career right now”

How to take control of your Career?

http://comerecommended.com/2013/12/are-you-in-control-of-your-career/ Thanks to comerecommended.com for the original article. It is no more just about a Job and making a living, it has to be about building a successful and long-lasting career. KEY POINTS Introspection – When was the last time you stopped to ask yourself about your career? Maybe you had those aspirations before you … Continue reading “How to take control of your Career?”

What you should Research before a Job Interview?

http://www.social-hire.com/career–interview-advice/3958/what-should-you-research-before-an-interview?utm_content=buffer7ae86&utm_source=buffer&utm_medium=linkedin&utm_campaign=Buffer Thanks to 2nd City Resourcing and social-hire.com for the original article on Interview Preparation. We all have heard and we know that we should research well before attending a Job Interview. But what do you research on? This article gives some key insights. Use this on your next interview KEY POINTS Sometimes an Interview … Continue reading “What you should Research before a Job Interview?”

Would your Turn down a Job Offer?

http://www.careerbuilder.com/Article/CB-3386-Job-Search-Strategies-An-offer-you-can-refuse-When-to-turn-down-a-job-opportunity/ Thanks to Careerbuilder.com and Robert Half International for the original article. Interesting read. Talks about the importance of evaluating a job offer. Why would someone turn down a job offer especially if they don’t have a job? KEY POINTS Accepting 1 offer means potentially blocking out other potential job offers. This is relevant if … Continue reading “Would your Turn down a Job Offer?”

What are some Pitfalls to avoid during your Job Hunting?

http://www.careerbliss.com/advice/4-scary-pitfalls-job-seekers-face/ Thanks to Josh Tolan and careerbliss.com for the original article. This article in the link above provides some reminders, and also key things that can be overlooked during your job search. KEY POINTS Social Media – Here is the rule of thumb I use when posting something on Social Media. I always ask “What … Continue reading “What are some Pitfalls to avoid during your Job Hunting?”

What are the HOTTEST skills that will get you Hired?

http://blog.linkedin.com/2013/12/18/the-25-hottest-skills-that-got-people-hired-in-2013/ Thanks to Sohan Murthy and LinkedIn Blog for this original article. This article was recently released. LinkedIn released the 25 Hottest skills that got people hired in 2013. Most of the skills are IT or Technology related. That just shows that the market is booming both is US and Canada. CALL TO ACTION The … Continue reading “What are the HOTTEST skills that will get you Hired?”

How to Speed-Up your Job Hunting?

http://jobsearch.about.com/b/2013/12/18/job-search-engine.htm http://jobsearch.about.com/od/jobsearchengines/a/jobsearchengine.htm Thanks to Alison Doyle and jobsearch.about.com for the original articles. Don’t we all love Google. Type in anything and it helps you find it. Same goes for YouTube which helps us find the video(s) that we are looking for. And now they have come up with search engines for Job Search, instead of … Continue reading “How to Speed-Up your Job Hunting?”

How to increase your odds of getting a Job Promotion?

http://blog.brazencareerist.com/2013/11/22/10-steps-that-will-help-you-earn-that-big-promotion/ Thanks to brazencareerist.com and Greg Bentley for this original article. Great article. Lots of good points. If you are that ambitious and driven professional who wants to take your career to the next level, definitely read this article on the link above. KEY POINTS Mindset and Attitude – First of all you need to … Continue reading “How to increase your odds of getting a Job Promotion?”

How to make your Job Hunting more controllable and manageable?

http://www.absolutelyabby.com/closing/job-seekers-gps.html Thanks Abby Kohut and absolutelyabby.com for the original article. This article talks some simple steps to make your job search a little less daunting. The analogy of the GPS is excellent. A GPS in our car takes us to where we want to go. The only way we can apply this to your Job … Continue reading “How to make your Job Hunting more controllable and manageable?”