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Making the Most of Your Snow Day

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When I was younger, I loved snow days. It meant you could stay home, sleep in, watch cartoons on television, read books for fun, and not have to worry about homework deadlines for another day. Now ...
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Book Review: The New Information Professional: Your Guide to Careers in the Digital Age

Book Review: The New Information Professional: Your Guide to Careers in the Digital Age | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
I finished another book from the INALJ blog post, where I share my "To Read" List. This book is number 10 on the list, and it is a great read for anyone searching for job and career advice! The New...
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Respectfully Declining a Job Offer

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by Sarah Deringer, Head Editor, INALJ Mississippi Respectfully Declining a Job Offer There are times when you cannot accept a job offer. Whether it is because you do not feel like you fit into the ...
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If you ever need to say "no" to a job, here are some tips! :-)

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Looking Out for Your Career: 7 Lessons to Avoid Turning Opportunities into Obstacles

Looking Out for Your Career:  7 Lessons to Avoid Turning Opportunities into Obstacles | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
When we asked the members of Connect, Citi’s network for professional women on LinkedIn, about what’s holding them back, the majority of responses hit on one central theme – self
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Stay positive! 

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When You Realize The Job Isn't A Good Fit Halfway Through The Interview

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If you realize halfway through an interview that the job isn’t a good fit, here’s what you’ll want to do.

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How to Walk into a Room Full of Strangers with Confidence — The People Equation - by Jennifer V. Miller

How to Walk into a Room Full of Strangers with Confidence — The People Equation - by Jennifer V. Miller | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
Here’s how introverts can comfortably “work a room” and achieve networking success using the plan outlined in this post. (Introverts - you CAN "work a room" with comfort.

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Africa Hands's curator insight, May 13, 2013 9:47 AM

 

 

Another good primer for #ala2013.

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Blog Series: Tips Learned From Serving on a Hiring Search Committee: Understanding the Job Description

While I served on the hiring search committee at my church, the first step that we took was to create the job description and vision for whom we're searching. It took us about 2 - 3 hours to get th...

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Job-Hunt.Org: Reference Information Resources

Need help with your #jobhunt? Check out our list of resources here: http://t.co/yy9KwjEHNG
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Don’t Get Lost on Your Job Search!

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by Sarah Deringer, Head Editor, INALJ Mississippi Don’t Get Lost on Your Job Search! Getting lost in the job search can be very easy without a plan. Before beginning a job search (or after getting ...
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EveryoneOn @ Your Library

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EveryoneOn @ Your LibraryAs we move further into the 21st century, more and more adult learners are falling behind in their skills, especially with technology. The demand for computer and technolog...
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Need help with the job search or application process? This would be a great resource for you! 

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INALJ

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The I Need a Library Job eResource center! A community of information professionals working together to help you find a job!

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LAI CDG's curator insight, July 4, 2013 4:33 AM

Great library jobs resource site with international job postings, articles and more. The helpful keywords for job searching give a good idea of the range of things us librarians can do!

LAI CDG's curator insight, July 29, 2013 3:36 AM

Great library jobs resource site with international job postings, articles and more. The helpful keywords for job searching give a good idea of the range of things us librarians can do!

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What Recruiters Really Look for in Your LinkedIn Profile | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

What Recruiters Really Look for in Your LinkedIn Profile | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
It’s obvious that LinkedIn is an important tool in the job search. As with any career-related topic that gets a lot of airtime, there is now tons of informati...

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What you need to know about bad references.

What you need to know about bad references. | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
Recently, I have hearing my clients talking about their reference checks.  They feel that they are not getting jobs because of the references former employers are giving about them.  So I decided t...

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5 Simple Career Management Tips You Should Follow | CAREEREALISM

5 Simple Career Management Tips You Should Follow | CAREEREALISM | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
Here are five career management tips I recommend to every professional regardless of position, industry, experience level, or future ambitions.

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Africa Hands's curator insight, May 13, 2013 12:41 PM

 

 

#5: 'Keep a win list' is definitely one to incorporate into your career management process. It helps you answer the "What's new with you?" question and just makes you feel good.

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Your All-In-One Guide To Building The Perfect Resume

Your All-In-One Guide To Building The Perfect Resume | Job Search Skills and Tips | Scoop.it
Whether you just graduated, are returning to school or are looking for a new job, within or outside your career, you need a resume. But not just a resume. You need a great resume.

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James Easterling's curator insight, May 15, 2013 6:56 PM

This is a great "how-to" for my students.