5 Tips for Getting Recruiters to Notice You on LinkedIn

A few months ago, I came across this question on Quora: “Does being on LinkedIn really help me get hired?” Hell yes, it does. Only a year before I saw that question, a recruiter called me with an incredible position at Amazon. How’d she find me? You guessed it: LinkedIn. Having a LinkedIn profile literally changed … Continue reading “5 Tips for Getting Recruiters to Notice You on LinkedIn”

8 Steps to Finding a Career Path You’ll Love

Being stuck in your career is more than frustrating; it can be limiting. Professionals from all backgrounds are resisting the pressure to stick to one career path. Job hopping has nearly doubled among college graduates in the last twenty years, and more workers are willing to experiment with jobs throughout the course of their careers. Compared … Continue reading “8 Steps to Finding a Career Path You’ll Love”

Top 6 Resume Clichés You Must Avoid

Recruiters and HR officers have to go through a lot of resumes in their bid to select the best candidate for a position. To be able to stand out from the crowd, your resume must be unique and captivating both in its content and presentation. In trying to be unique though, many job-seekers often fall … Continue reading “Top 6 Resume Clichés You Must Avoid”

Winning Tips to Write a Cover Letter

Cover letters are the next important document when you are applying for a job. Most employers do not require the cover letter, but it carries some importance when there are many applicants. A cover letter might be the difference between you and the rest. It could sway the odds in your favor. A cover letter … Continue reading “Winning Tips to Write a Cover Letter”

How to Build a Career as an SEO Specialist

Guess you are quite aware. It’s one of the most sought after skills. According to LinkedIn 2015 and 2016 top skills survey, search engine optimization remains one of the top 10 skills employers sought after. And I guess that’s why you reading this article, to learn how you can build a career as an SEO … Continue reading “How to Build a Career as an SEO Specialist”

What do Americans Working Abroad Miss About Home?

One of the reasons why US expats choose to move abroad is for the work opportunities, which is made clear by the growing number of American’s leaving the country to pursue careers overseas. According to data compiled by LinkedIn, even though the United States were among the top 20 countries where professionals are moving for work, … Continue reading “What do Americans Working Abroad Miss About Home?”

Weekly Roundup | Jan 11 to Jan 15 2016 | Job Search

Here are the Top 3 of the Most liked, shared and commented posts on the topic of Job Search, for the week of January 11th to January 15th,2016. i) The 25 Skills That can Get You Hired in 2016 Every year LinkedIn publishes a list of the highly sought after job-related skills. LinkedIn uses extensive … Continue reading “Weekly Roundup | Jan 11 to Jan 15 2016 | Job Search”

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?”