Monthly Archives: August 2010

Have You Sabotaged Your Job Search? | Career Rocketeer – Career Search and Personal Branding Blog

As a globally recognized Certified Professional Resume Writer, Executive Recruiter, and founder of Haute Resume & Career Services LLC, I review hundreds of resumes each year for unemployed job seekers who’ve often spent months unsuccessfully searching for a job. Most … Continue reading

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Filling Your Time on “Dead Days” | Career Rocketeer – Career Search and Personal Branding Blog

Job seekers sometimes tell me that they’re actively looking for a job, but they haven’t seen anything online for a week or two, and they feel like their job search is becoming stagnant. This can be a very frustrating situation … Continue reading

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Max Your Interview Technique! – Career blog – Position Ignition – taking you to the next step in your career

This advert demonstrates an interesting way of making sure you’re the last candidate standing (or sitting) at a job interview! What we want to know is-how did the two friends make sure they got shortlisted for the same job interview, … Continue reading

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Hamlet

Billy: Daddy, Who was Hamlet? Dad: Don’t they teach you anything at school? Billy: Not that… Dad: I’m going to have to call the school board and tell them a thing or two… Now, go get me the Bible and … Continue reading

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TheWiseJobSearch: “I was fired! How do I handle that in an interview???”

I was recently asked a question by someone trying to help a job seeker that had been terminated from his last position. They wanted to give some helpful advice. Here’s the conversation (edited for privacy)… I am trying to help … Continue reading

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Job Interviews 101 | Career Rocketeer – Career Search and Personal Branding Blog

The most important key to success for any interview… A fellow coach once told me that she had a client who spent so much time trying to craft perfect answers to each question that her body language was completely off. … Continue reading

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Analytics Ain’t Just for SEO | Brand-Yourself.com Blog

Many times when I speak with business owners about analytics, the first statement that comes to mind is that analytics is for Search Engine Optimization: SEO, as we know it. At that notion, my first reaction is is to shake … Continue reading

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Tell Me About Yourself – 7 Key Strategies to Sell Yourself in an Interview and Land That Job! | EmploymentDigest.net

1: Do not digress from the question asked. Keep it brief and relevant When asked a ‘Tell me about yourself’ question, the tendency is to oversell ourselves however be aware of not talking too long or digressing from the question. … Continue reading

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HOW TO: Maintain Consistency Across Branding Channels | Personal Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel

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Why Social Media Matters To Your Business | Brand-Yourself.com Blog

In my Brand-Yourself post last week I spoke about the benefits of using Twitter for your business.  This week I wanted to discuss why social media, as a whole, matters to your business. Social media is the next tool for … Continue reading

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