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Posted February 19, 2014 by

Want LinkedIn Endorsements When Searching Jobs for Recent College Graduates? Why They Don’t Mean Much to Recruiters

If you’ve obtained a lot of LinkedIn endorsements when searching jobs for recent college graduates, know that all recruiters won’t be impressed.  Find out why in the following post.

You know those LinkedIn Skill Endorsements you have on your profile… the ones where friends, co-workers and check a box indicating that you possess particular skills? They are meaningless. We asked more than 25 hiring managers and found that most of them don’t care much about how many people endorse your skills. So, why aren’t hiring managers warming

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Posted December 11, 2013 by

Seeking LinkedIn Endorsements to Get an Entry Level Job? How They Can Impact Your Job Search

If you are searching for an entry level job on LinkedIn, you may want to consider getting some endorsements.  Before doing so, make sure you understand how they can impact your job search.  Learn more in the following post.

Like them or hate them, LinkedIn endorsements aren’t going away. Dismissed by many as something as about as useful as a Facebook “like,” many career industry experts and recruiters see this feature as pure fluff. They felt many endorsements were akin to “I’ll scratch your back if you scratch mine.” But social media

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