Monday, January 09, 2017
is revising its user interface. The modified design could impact your data if
you don’t take action. But don’t worry. You can avoid trouble if you follow the
instructions in this article.
Here is an official email from LinkedIn
regarding the removal of the Notes and Tags ...
Friday, January 06, 2017
Who wrote your resume?
At first glance, that may seem like
an odd question for a job interviewer or recruiter to ask an executive job
candidate. Even if it’s not the first item on the interview agenda, however,
reports from the interviewing front indicate that it comes up often ...
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
We’re all different. We think differently, we feel differently and we respond to the world differently. Yet there are some things almost all of us agree on. Almost all of us agree that the job market is a stressful place, and most of us think “stressful” is a bit ...
Thursday, December 15, 2016
in the Executive InterviewIn
many ways, mistakes made in the executive interview continue the
theme established by mistakes in the resume. The common denominator
is the sense among many executives that, to put it bluntly, they’re
above all this. Their accomplishments should speak for themselves.
Given their successful ...
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Mistakes in the Executive Resume
So, according to your resume, you’re
a results-oriented professional with deep industry knowledge and exceptional
Strangely enough, your competitors’
resumes are making the very same claims.
To a Hiring Manager or any
prospective employer faced with a pile of resumes, the fact ...
Monday, November 21, 2016
Every executive job search has much
in common with every other job search. The rules of the game don’t
fundamentally change according to industry, geography, or job status.
Despite the commonalities, however,
executives in particular are on a slightly different road than other job
seekers. The difference manifests itself ...
Monday, October 24, 2016
In any job interview, you’re bound to
be hit with one or more “behavioral” questions, the ones that ask you to
describe your response to real or hypothetical work situations, and one of the
more popular questions concerns your reaction to stressful situations in the
It’s a ...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Unlike what your college adviser or career counselor may have told you, there are very few hard and fast rules regarding how many pages your resume should be. There are guidelines, but these can be broken at the drop of a hat if the end result, your resume, would be ...
Thursday, October 06, 2016
LinkedIn is today rolling out a new feature the company says will help you look for new jobs without letting your boss find out. The innovation, called Open Candidates, “makes it easier to connect with your dream job by privately signaling to recruiters that you’re open to new job ...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
From the latest in
neuroscience, here is some job search advice you probably haven’t heard: Be sure
to give your interviewer a great big hug before you leave the room! It’s sure
to leave a positive impression. Or, at least, it will be memorable.
Okay, let’s dial ...