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Posted May 24, 2013 by

Set Yourself Apart in a Job Interview

Job seeker preparing for an interview

Job seeker preparing for an interview. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

We’ve been in a tight job market for a while now but I frequently hear hiring managers say they just can’t find talented people to fill their openings.  Why do we have this disconnect?  I think it is partly because applicants don’t know how to “sell” their skills and partly because there are a lot of hiring managers who aren’t good interviewers.  While I’d like to train every manager in interviewing techniques, that is probably not going to happen but perhaps, we can have some impact on job seekers to help them develop the skills they need to showcase themselves AND to get the job! (more…)

Posted December 10, 2012 by

6 Tips to Shorten a Job Search

CollegeRecruiter.comIf you are a recent college graduate or someone looking for a new job, there are some tips in the following post which may quickly move your search along.

Is your job search efficient?

The economic outlook has been looking very grim, and can be disheartening to those of us who are trying to enter the job force for the first time. However, a savvy seeker can get into the game quickly if he or she keeps a few simple rules and tips in mind:

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6 Tips to Shorten a Job Search