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17
Jan

#53 (Buzzwords On Your Resume)

𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗧𝗜𝗞 𝗧𝗢𝗞: 𝗕𝘂𝘇𝘇𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗱𝘀 𝗢𝗻 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗲 Ah, skills. Also called “buzzwords,” or a core competency section (or areas of expertise). As a former recruiter, I understood how important skills were on a resume. I would look at my hiring manager’s open requisition and identify what “buzzwords” I could use on searches to help identify the right candidates in hopes one of them would fit into the opening. It also helps to use terms that

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12
Jan

#52 (Target Companies You Want to Work For)

𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗧𝗜𝗞 𝗧𝗢𝗞: 𝗧𝗮𝗿𝗴𝗲𝘁 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝗻𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗬𝗼𝘂 𝗪𝗮𝗻𝘁 𝘁𝗼 𝗪𝗼𝗿𝗸 𝗙𝗼𝗿 Create a list of 20 companies you admire. Consider companies that might not be having their doors knocked down by throngs of people looking for a job, and where it might be easier to find someone who will talk with you. Using LinkedIn tools, search for things you might have in common with those 20 companies, such as college alumni or contacts who work there.

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10
Jan

#51 (Using the Internet as a Job-Hunting Tool – Blogs & Forums)

𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗧𝗜𝗞 𝗧𝗢𝗞: 𝗨𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗜𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗲𝘁 𝗮𝘀 𝗮 𝗝𝗼𝗯-𝗛𝘂𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗧𝗼𝗼𝗹 – 𝗕𝗹𝗼𝗴𝘀 & 𝗙𝗼𝗿𝘂𝗺𝘀 The internet provides a wealth of resources to aid in your job search, going far beyond just searching job boards. Developing an industry-focused blog allows you to showcase your expertise to potential employers. Writing blog posts that provide valuable insights and solutions for common challenges in your field positions you as a thought leader. Regularly publishing professional content that is optimally

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11
Dec

#50 (Using the Internet as a Job-Hunting Tool – LinkedIn & Email Addresses of Hiring Managers)

𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗧𝗜𝗞 𝗧𝗢𝗞: 𝗨𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗜𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗲𝘁 𝗮𝘀 𝗮 𝗝𝗼𝗯-𝗛𝘂𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗧𝗼𝗼𝗹 – 𝗟𝗶𝗻𝗸𝗲𝗱𝗜𝗻 & 𝗘𝗺𝗮𝗶𝗹 𝗔𝗱𝗱𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗲𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗛𝗶𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗠𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗴𝗲𝗿𝘀 The internet has revolutionized the job search process, offering a wealth of resources for both job seekers and employers. Two particularly powerful tools are LinkedIn and the ability to find email addresses of hiring managers. Leveraging LinkedIn LinkedIn is a professional social networking platform with over 900 million members worldwide. It’s an excellent platform to… 1. Build

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8
Dec

#49 (Crappy Resume Writers Ruin Good Resume Writing Companies)

𝗡𝗘𝗪 𝗧𝗜𝗞 𝗧𝗢𝗞: 𝗖𝗿𝗮𝗽𝗽𝘆 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗲 𝗪𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗥𝘂𝗶𝗻 𝗚𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗲 𝗪𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝗻𝗶𝗲𝘀 Does anyone know the true cost of a resume and why quality professionals matter more than ever? You get what you pay for. In the world of resumes, that’s never been truer. While cheap options might sound tempting, they could cost you in the long run. The recent surge of new resume writers, particularly those who emerged during the pandemic, has unfortunately led to

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