Tag Archives: networking

Overcoming the Frustration of Job Search Rejection

We don’t intentionally set out on a mission, whatever it might be, with the intent of being rejected.  Rejection doesn’t feel good. But for the unemployed, the sting of rejection is all too familiar.  And when that sting is added to … Continue reading

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Q&A: A Follow-Up to the Start-Up

A week ago, I posted an article titled The Start-Up: Stages, Pros & Cons, & Your Employment Options.  I received so much email regarding the issues raised that I knew a follow-up post was warranted.  Then today, a reader affectionately … Continue reading

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How to Network for Maximum Value: Creating a Real Connection

If you haven’t familiarized yourself with social networking, you are significantly behind the times!  If you regularly read my blog, you probably know that I am an active member of the popular LinkedIn “social networking” website.  I find that it … Continue reading

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Resume’ Buzz Words: Words that Win!

Comprehensive list of resume buzzwords to use, and how to use them. This is one of two articles dealing with buzz words. You may want to also read, Buzz Words on a Resume: Why They’re Important Apparently we are all still searching … Continue reading

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Want to Find Employment? Stop Looking for a Job!

The Over 40 crowd — and especially the Over 50 crowd — needs to know what I didn’t know until today! A PRELIMINARY ASIDE: A week ago, I scheduled an interview with Career Coach Randy Block, of Block & Associates, … Continue reading

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Linking Up by Linking In: LinkedIn and Your Career

The Situation: You need a job. You spend day after day searching the job boards online. You’ve sweated over your résumé and perhaps even paid a professional to write one for you. Still, all you receive is rejection after rejection, … Continue reading

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