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Trends, tips and tools on how to search for a job abroad or work for multinational companies
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Resumes 101: Swap a Stale Objective for a Fresh Branding Statement

Resumes 101: Swap a Stale Objective for a Fresh Branding Statement | International Career | Scoop.it
Out with the old and in with the new.
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Today's reume is NOT about YOU it is about people you want TO SERVE (aka your stakeholders ! )


A successful resume today replaces the "this is what I want" objective statement with a "this is the value that I offer" branding statement.

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Overcoming the Unemployed Bias - Job-Hunt.org

Job-Hunt's Working with Recruiters Expert Jeff Lipschultz helps you deal with being an unemployed job seeker.
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How to write a good cover letter - Baltimore Business Journal

How to write a good cover letter - Baltimore Business Journal | International Career | Scoop.it
Q: What makes for a good applicant cover letter?
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The purpose of the cover letter is to accompany the resume when you express interest in a job. Cover letters highlight and supplement resume information

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::World Business and Executive Coach Summit 2013::

::World Business and Executive Coach Summit 2013:: | International Career | Scoop.it
Discover Why 11,000 Business and Executive Coaches Attend The Industry's Largest Annual Event. Sign-up to Claim Your Complimentary Pass to WBECS – World Business and Executive Coaching Summit.
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Nestle leads efforts to help staff spouses find employment

Nestle leads efforts to help staff spouses find employment | International Career | Scoop.it
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The 'International Dual Career Network' (IDCN) scheme aims to retain the best people, boost dual couple careers and address the increasing problem of expats leaving their jobs because of worries over their partner's career prospects.

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Your Guide to a Job Search

Your Guide to a Job Search | International Career | Scoop.it
by Kristy Amburgey Your job search begins as soon as you select a degree program to pursue, a new career path or an expanded role within your current realm of expertise.  Your job search should enc...
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Great tips about organizing your job search

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Networking 101: How To Establish References | CAREEREALISM

Networking 101: How To Establish References | CAREEREALISM | International Career | Scoop.it
Establishing references can be really difficult, especially when you’re looking for a job and don't know who to use. Here are some tips.
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Use Linkedin to maintain references

Prepare your references: make sure they are Okay to be contacted

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Overcoming Expat Isolation In the U.S.: Ten Ideas For Fitting In | feel like you belong

Overcoming Expat Isolation In the U.S.: Ten Ideas For Fitting In | feel like you belong | International Career | Scoop.it
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Secrets To Acing The Phone Interview

Secrets To Acing The Phone Interview | International Career | Scoop.it
Phone interviews can be the make-it-or-break-it chance between an in-person interview or nothing at all.
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10 ways to present yourself more professionally - westXdesign

10 ways to present yourself more professionally - westXdesign | International Career | Scoop.it
Presenting yourself professionally: Looking is just as important as being, but looking professional means more than just having the best suit and smile...
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Get a job with social media!

Get a job with social media! | International Career | Scoop.it
There are several ways to search for jobs. You can send résumés and cover letters to targeted companies, respond to job offers you found in newspapers or on job search websites, network all around,...
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Tweetsumé: 6 Steps to Tweet Your Résumé | Social Media Today

Tweetsumé: 6 Steps to Tweet Your Résumé | Social Media Today | International Career | Scoop.it
It is essential to promote your online profile, therefore your résumé, efficiently and to the right people. The most straightforward way is to send direct messages to your connections.
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Personal Retreat for Your Personal/Professional Success Plan - Job-Hunt.org

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Personal Retreat? A retreat is a time you take for reflection and life planning, that you can do by yourself – or with friends. Taking an afternoon – or a day – for a thoughtful look at where your personal life and career is now, and how you want to develop them in the future, will help you plan, set goals you can achieve, and feel focused and self-confident as you begin the next phase of your career.

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How to Prepare For a Job Interview [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Prepare For a Job Interview [INFOGRAPHIC] | International Career | Scoop.it
In today's competitive job market, you have to prepare well for facing the interview. This infographic, by Karl Hunt (a writer at CouponAudit) gives ideas on
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The Importance of Setting Networking Goals for Your Expat Career and International Job Search - Megan Fitzgerald - Columnists | ExpatFocus.com

The Importance of Setting Networking Goals for Your Expat Career and International Job Search - Megan Fitzgerald - Columnists | ExpatFocus.com | International Career | Scoop.it
Most people know that networking is critical to international career advancement and the international job search.
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How to Build an Audience with Google+ Hangouts

How to Build an Audience with Google+ Hangouts | International Career | Scoop.it
There is nothing more effective for building your audience than face-to-face communication. Social media posts can't compare with the ability to see your
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How Businesses Use Social Media for Recruiting [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Businesses Use Social Media for Recruiting [INFOGRAPHIC] | International Career | Scoop.it
Savvy job seekers have turned to digital and social media tools to help them in their job searches, and now recruiters are on board with the power of social media as a recruitin...
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Should You Consider Moving Cities For A Job?

Should You Consider Moving Cities For A Job? | International Career | Scoop.it
With many Americans considering moves for personal or economic reasons, consumers should ask themselves several questions when weighing job opportunities in different cities.
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Same questions work whenmoving to a new country

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Networking Faux Pas - Premature Solicitation

Networking Faux Pas - Premature Solicitation | International Career | Scoop.it
Ivan Misner is the founder and Chairman of business networking organization BNI and has been called the “Father of Modern Networking” by CNN and the “Networking Guru” by Entrepreneur magazine. In t...
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If You Don't Show Up In Google, You Don't Exist.

If You Don't Show Up In Google, You Don't Exist. | International Career | Scoop.it
In my previous post I talked about KLOUT score and how to use it to manage your content on social media If you are a job seeker or think about changing career or starting your own business, you mus...
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Find out how visible you are on google

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Take the google test : what 's your reputation score ?

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Video: Job and Career Tips for Older Workers

Video: Job and Career Tips for Older Workers | International Career | Scoop.it
Marci Alboher, Kerry Hannon and Jacquelyn James talk about work and opportunities for older employees.
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Older people want a career to help others

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Social media profiles replacing resumes in the job hunt

Social media profiles replacing resumes in the job hunt | International Career | Scoop.it
Social media profiles are the new resumés. Today, employers and recruiters are sifting through the LinkedIn and Twitter pages of prospective job candidates and reaching out to them directly.
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Top 10 Common Mistakes to Avoid Expat Failure

Top 10 Common Mistakes to Avoid Expat Failure | International Career | Scoop.it

What do you think are the Top 10 Common Mistakes to Avoid Expat Failure?


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Social Networking Sites Increase in Popularity for Recruiting Job Applicants, SHRM Survey Shows

Social Networking Sites Increase in Popularity for Recruiting Job Applicants, SHRM Survey Shows | International Career | Scoop.it
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Get a job with social media!

Get a job with social media! | International Career | Scoop.it
There are several ways to search for jobs. You can send résumés and cover letters to targeted companies, respond to job offers you found in newspapers or on job search websites, network all around,...
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