Month: March 2014

Resume mistakes
Posted in Resumes

Top 10 Most Funny Resume Mistakes

Job hunting is hard.  Writing a good resume is hard.  And it is not kind to laugh…

Defining Today's Job Seeker
Posted in Job Search

Defining Today’s Job Seeker — infographic by Jobvite

What does today’s job seeker look like?  Jobvite has conducted a survey which reveals some interesting trends among…

Posted in Resumes

Crafting the Perfect Modern Resume

Developing a professional resume is an essential part of searching for a job.  Simply by drafting a…

LinkedIn a closer look
Posted in LinkedIn

LinkedIn: A Closer Look

LinkedIn continues to be an extremely valuable tool for job seekers.  It allows job seekers to create…

Posted in Job Search LinkedIn

Top Career Motivators

What motivates you to change jobs?  Clearly if you are unemployed, it is perfectly understandable for you…

How to be Productive
Posted in Other

How To Be Productive

The great thing about thinking about productivity or efficiency is that it doesn’t assume a result.  You…

Posted in Job Search

Confessions of the Recruitment Industry

First, let me say that this is another great infographic that came to my attention through a…

Posted in Other

The Good and Bad Habits of Smart People

Years ago, I heard Brian Tracy talk about his own sales career and describe how he asked the…

De-coding Dress Codes 101
Posted in Interviewing

De-Coding: Dress Codes 101

I am not good at dress codes.  For a long time, I wore solid blue shirts or…