Tag Archives: online job search

Do you have a Skype interview coming up? Here are 10 tips to prepare

Employers are using Skype interviews to save time and money of transporting candidates.  Some employers are using the Skype interview as a screening tool, similar to the phone screen, with the added advantage of face to face communication.  In some … Continue reading

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Job Searching During the Holidays –

Just this past Tuesday, I offered a workshop on Advanced LinkedIn to a local job seeking club. It was Dec. 2, and even with this popular topic, there were only 6 members in attendance. I was hoping the numbers were … Continue reading

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Using Facebook Strategically for a Job Search – 7 Ways to start now

Using Facebook Strategically for Job Search This past weekend, I was at a teach-in at MIT, for the Institute of Career Transitions, where volunteer as a board member. We were planning future boot camps and webinars for job seekers, and my committee … Continue reading

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Community Networking – 6 ways to incorporate your community into your job search

Networking, Networking, Networking!  In a job search, we are told again and again that we must network.  The question I get from job seekers is where to network.  Do we limit networking to organized events?  Do we network in every … Continue reading

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Post your resume on Monster, CareerBuilder and forget it, Not!

Originally posted on Solutions by Rachelle:
When Monster was founded in 1999, I was in my second job search after college.  After spending one year selling insurance, I discovered that I really was not a natural sales person.  Only a…

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I Landed a job at the YWCA…

Here is how I did it: Yesterday, I brought lovely brownies to Acton and on Wednesday, chocolate chip cookies to Westford job seeking groups.  I wanted to go to Littleton, but there was no meeting this week.  Why did I … Continue reading

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Do you have a Skype interview coming up? Here are 10 tips to prepare

Employers are using Skype interviews to save time and money of transporting candidates.  Some employers are using the Skype interview as a screening tool, similar to the phone screen, with the added advantage of face to face communication.  In some … Continue reading

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Online Personal Branding – 10 ways to use LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook to propel your job search

According to author Dan Schawbel, personal branding “is about unearthing what is true and unique about you and then communicating that, through various mediums, to the right people.”  By creating an online personal brand, you will control what people find … Continue reading

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Post your resume Online, Part 2 – The truth about online job search

Last week I posted a blog about the results of posting your resume to job boards such as Monster, CareerBuilder and others, and many of my readers shared similar stories.  The results we have found are in line with Richard … Continue reading

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Post your resume on Monster, CareerBuilder and forget it, Not!

When Monster was founded in 1999, I was in my second job search after college.  After spending one year selling insurance, I discovered that I really was not a natural sales person.  Only a year out of college, I was … Continue reading

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