CAREER HACK #9 – HOW TO FOCUS A HIRING MANAGER

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The Biggest Reason you can’t get a job and 3 things you can do right now to fix it! When I write about how to get a job and how most of what your being told to do is crushing your chances of getting back to work, the thoughts come more quickly than I can type.   These…

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CAREER HACK #8 – LESS IS MORE

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In preparation for writing this article about being over qualified for a job vs. being just plain qualified, I was just doing some research to make sure I wasn’t way off base. So, I went to Monster.com and searched out some jobs. Using the advanced search tool I selected some industries that I know require…

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CAREER HACK #7 – HOW CAN JIM CARREY HELP YOU DEFEAT THE ONLINE APPLICATION SYSTEM?

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3 Things you can learn about your Job Search and the online application system from “Bob Jackson.” Man I love this video, if you have ever done karate you will too.  For full impact replace “self-defence” with “job search” while you watch it.  There are a lot of “Bob Jackson’s” out there… claiming to be…

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CAREER HACK #6 – 5 COMMON RESUME WRITING MISTAKES (YOU’RE PROBABLY MAKING)

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I look at resume’s all day – every day and I am always amazed at how many resume writing mistakes people include that they think make them look great but are actually getting them thrown directly in the NO pile. I have a very simple philosophy about the hiring process… If it helps you get…

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