8 Job-Hunting Tools That Are More Important Than LinkedIn
Sure, LinkedIn is a great place to expand your professional network, get noticed, and look for career opportunities. But it’s not the only resource for those who are actively looking for a job. Here are eight other tools you should be using in your job search. (See also: LinkedIn Changes Every Job Hunter Should Make)
Before You Change Jobs, Consider This
So you’ve worked at your first full-time gig for a significant amount of time, and you feel like you’ve mastered it. At this point in your not-so-new career, not only are your feet wet; you’re practically wading knee-deep and thinking, “When is my next move going to be? How long do I have to stay in this entry-level position?”
6 Must-Have Writing Skills Every Project Manager Needs
These days, being a project manager is a completely different animal, isn’t it? Although tech-savvy and writing skills are required, they take time to implement with finesse. However, all six of these writing skills will help project managers produce better results for their clients and make tons of lucrative professional connections.
3 Tips to Get a Recruiter’s Attention
Finding a job is a job in itself and to succeed at finding work, one thing I would HIGHLY suggest is that you release any sense of entitlement. One very hard truth that some have not learned is that recruiters do NOT work for you.
Job Seekers’ Secret Weapon: Mobile Devices, Not the Web
What’s the one thing that has changed the hiring process more than any other factor? Technology. And if you think tech means Web, you’re already behind the eight ball.
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Jeff Metzger is owner and resume writer at Your Resume Consultant. After more than two decades in corporate service and operations roles, more than half of which as a hiring manager, Jeff set out to do what he does best…Help others be successful. In addition to writing great resumes and cover letters, Jeff can help you prepare for your interview. He also speaks publicly and teaches a variety of career-related workshops.