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Why you should keep looking even when you’re interviewing for the job of your dreams

A very insightful article I wish I’d read about 15 years ago. When you’re just starting out, it’s so easy to get caught up in the thrill of the job search. And then you actually have an interview at a … Continue reading

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Your résumé – another source of “passive income”

For those in the “infopreneurial” line of work, the concept of passive income should be familiar. It’s the income that arrives in your bank account from something you create once, and then sell over and over. A book is a … Continue reading

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Recruiters – the secret weapon of people who always have jobs

So, you want a job… You’re not alone. Maybe you’re in a job you don’t like, and you need a change. Maybe you’ve been out of work for a while, and you’re not having much luck finding something new. Maybe … Continue reading

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How to match your resume to the position you are applying to?

You will often hear recruiters saying that it is important to match your resume to the position you are applying to… But what does this mean exactly and how do you achieve it? It means that you will need to…

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9 Strategic, Subtle Steps for Job Searching While Still Employed

Originally posted on Lisa K McDonald:
It has been a great run. The company that you are with had done well, you were able to add value, you had a great team and came to work with purpose and eagerness…

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Recruiters are good friends of mine

When I was first getting into the job market, back in 1987, I didn’t hear many good things about recruiters. People called them “headhunters” and dismissed them. However, based on what I’d seen in the world, it seemed to me … Continue reading

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Getting Your Ducks in a Row When it Comes to Job Searching

Originally posted on DePaul University Career Center Blog:
Job searching can feel a little daunting at times. Formatting resumes and cover letters, researching companies, making to-do lists, initiating handshakes and introductions, and interviewing all start to swirl together. It’s important…

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