Why To Use Linkedin While Employed

Why To Use Linkedin While Employed

Many people make the mistake of thinking that LinkedIn is only for people looking for a job. It actually is a terrific resource for employed people. Here are reasons why: Having a strong LinkedIn profile and a sizable network on…

How To Get A Recruiter To Really Help You

How To Get A Recruiter To Really Help You

In the last four posts, we discussed four aspects of enlisting recruiters in your job search: Enlisting a recruiter to help Getting a recruiter interested in you Preparing to meet with recruiters Traits recruiters seek in candidates To wrap up…

How TO OPTIMIZE YOUR LINKEDIN HEADLINE

How To Optimize Your LinkedIn Headline

Recruiters often ask me to help them find candidates for their hard-to-fill positions. For example, they may want help finding a Java programmer. Searching for such candidates on LinkedIn has taught me that how you word your headline can significantly…

Job Seekers: Go Jump In The Lake!

Job Seekers: Go Jump In The Lake!

Seriously, if you are job seeker worn down by rejection and epic battles with online application sites, please jump in the lake or do whatever you like to do, at least for a little while. Stressing about finding a job…

15 Steps To De-Age Your Resume

15 Steps To De-Age Your Resume

Follow these tips to de-age your resume so recruiters will focus on your qualifications and not your age. 1. Delete job experience from before 15 years ago unless relevant to the positions you want (and not repeated in another more…