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First Impressions

Why First Impressions Stick

Two seconds – thirty seconds, tops – that's all the time it takes to assess your confidence, competence, status, ... Read More By June 23, 2017
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Improve Your Job Search Success

So who are you anyway? That's a big question if you really ponder it for awhile. And if you are ever in a job ... Read More By June 19, 2017
Awkward Networking Moments

How Do I Handle Awkward Networking Moments?

I just got asked this question at a firm I was speaking at by a financial advisor. It would have been awkward if I ... Read More By June 15, 2017
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Connect with Recruiters and Hiring Managers on LinkedIn

"What can I do on LinkedIn to connect with recruiters and hiring managers?" This was a question asked of our panel ... Read More By May 30, 2017
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Opportunity is Here…Mileage May Vary

Opportunity is here... but don't just sit there waiting for it to reach out. You've got to knock. The most ... Read More By May 26, 2017
Résumé 101

Résumé 101 for Executives in 2017

You've got to view the résumé through a marketing lens. Today's résumé must contain an executive summary – like ... Read More By May 25, 2017

What’s the #1 Thing a Résumé Should Answer?

Many people want to list all their jobs on their résumé. That's simply not effective. That approach is appropriate ... Read More By May 22, 2017
Interview Sins

The Seven Deadly Interview Sins

As executive recruiters, we are often coaches of senior executives heading for potentially huge new opportunities and ... Read More By May 15, 2017

Career Strategists on the Older Job Seeker

Age. We are all getting older. Yes, with age comes wisdom and experience. But in a job search, that wisdom and ... Read More By May 9, 2017

Networking and Overcoming Other Job Search Roadblocks

Whether it's getting ahead at work or finding a new job, it's common knowledge that networking is the best way to ... Read More By May 8, 2017

Don’t Let Networking Feel “Icky”

A lot of people aren't comfortable networking, especially when they need a job. The thing is, networking doesn't have ... Read More By May 4, 2017
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How to Follow Up When You Haven’t Followed Up

See that stack of business cards on your desk? You know, the ones bound together in a snarl of rubber bands? Maybe you ... Read More By May 1, 2017