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The Strengths Revolution Transforming Our Workplaces

The Strengths Revolution Transforming Our Workplaces | Job search tips | Scoop.it
As we approach a tipping-point of strengths-development in our workplaces the data suggests there are three factors driving this change forward....
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Working Strategies: Three types of networking strategies

Working Strategies: Three types of networking strategies | Job search tips | Scoop.it
If you've been told that networking is key to career success, you might feel a little confused. That's a good tip, but where should you start? Following are three types of networking often recommended by career counselors. One or all three is likely to be a good process for you, depending on where you're at in your career.
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8 Questions Every Candidate Should Ask During Job Interviews

Don't be afraid to grill hiring managers. Chances are, they're hoping you will.
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10 Ways to Nurture Your Network - US News

10 Ways to Nurture Your Network - US News | Job search tips | Scoop.it
New job? Now is the perfect time to build your professional relationships.
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How to Make Yourself an Irresistible Job Candidate for Your Dream Company

How to Make Yourself an Irresistible Job Candidate for Your Dream Company | Job search tips | Scoop.it
You’d give anything to land a job at your dream company, right? This is the strategy you need to make it happen without coming across as desperate.
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Diane Hope's curator insight, November 21, 2014 9:02 AM

You may not want to go the full distance with some of these suggestions but there are a lot of good thoughts well worth considering.  Start with the suggestions you feel most comfortable with and, as your confidence and success grows, you can try the rest.  For more help and advice do get in touch.  I offer a free 15 minute conversation to get you started.

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4 Ways to Guarantee a Killer Reference Check - US News

4 Ways to Guarantee a Killer Reference Check - US News | Job search tips | Scoop.it
How to ensure your references will help you land the job.
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Life Purpose: What's The Impact You Really Want To Create With Your Life? | Careershifters

Life Purpose: What's The Impact You Really Want To Create With Your Life? | Careershifters | Job search tips | Scoop.it
What do we mean by 'life purpose'? And how can we find it? Lisa Mitchell suggests some starting points.
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Why You Should Flaunt Your Diversity in Your Social Media Profile - CareerEnlightenment.com

Why You Should Flaunt Your Diversity in Your Social Media Profile - CareerEnlightenment.com | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Entelo Diversity, a search algorithm created by Entelo, allows companies to scrape the Web to recruit more diverse job candidates. A company that needs to hire more women, for example, could use Entelo Diversity to find female candidates. The toolRead the rest…
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How to Master the Fine Art of Networking

Effective networking is not about 'making connections'--it's about actually connecting with people.
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8 Things You Should Never Do in a Job Interview

If you're searching for new opportunities, don't make these job interview mistakes.
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Under-Qualified for Your Dream Job? Here’s How to Get Hired Anyway

Under-Qualified for Your Dream Job? Here’s How to Get Hired Anyway | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Someone who is more qualified than you will always be out there. When you’re applying to jobs, try these tactics to stand out no matter how inexperienced you are.
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Appearance for a Successful Interview: Written by Chelsea Ellisor | Job Transitions

Appearance for a Successful Interview: Written by Chelsea Ellisor | Job Transitions | Job search tips | Scoop.it
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How to Get a Job at Google, Part 2

How to Get a Job at Google, Part 2 | Job search tips | Scoop.it
New graduates may be intrigued by a hiring guru’s advice.
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Want to wow an interviewer? Voicemail follow ups beat email

Want to wow an interviewer? Voicemail follow ups beat email | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Speaking your piece is more likely to make people want to hire you than putting it in writing, says a new study.
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Posey Salem's curator insight, March 9, 2015 3:09 PM

I still think a hand-written note is best, then email, and now voicemail.

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An Introvert's Guide to Networking

An Introvert's Guide to Networking | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Do I know anyone here? If I stand all alone will people think I’m weird? I feel my chest tighten.
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Working Strategies: When job interviews become storytime, be prepared

Working Strategies: When job interviews become storytime, be prepared | Job search tips | Scoop.it
If your parents admonished you never to tell stories, they were probably referring to one of our euphemisms for lying. That's still a good rule to live by. But if you take the advice too literally -- meaning not telling actual, and true, stories -- you're missing out on one of the most powerful tools a candidate has for winning over interviewers.
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5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events | CAREEREALISM

5 Things You MUST Do During Networking Events | CAREEREALISM | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Never know what you should be doing or saying at networking events? You're not alone. Here are some things you MUST do during networking events.
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Nonprofit Jobs: How New Grads Can Get Hired in This Fast-Growing Industry

Nonprofit Jobs: How New Grads Can Get Hired in This Fast-Growing Industry | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Want a fulfilling, stable job you’re passionate about? Then stop looking for corporate jobs, and look at this industry instead.
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From good employee to great boss: 9 tips to get you promoted

From good employee to great boss: 9 tips to get you promoted | Job search tips | Scoop.it
It takes going above and beyond to get to the next level. So, check out these nine steps to get promoted.
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Diane Hope's curator insight, May 28, 2015 6:08 AM

Already got the job but not progressing as well as you would like?  Then check out the tips here to improve your chances including recognising need to move on if all else has not worked.

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How to Get the Job by Thinking Like a Hiring Manager - US News

How to Get the Job by Thinking Like a Hiring Manager - US News | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Think like hiring managers and recruiters. What do they want from applicants?
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Information for the World's Business Leaders

Information for the World's Business Leaders | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Forbes is a leading source for reliable business news and financial information. Read news, politics, economics, business & finance on Forbes.com
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Canada's Best Jobs 2014: The Top 10 Jobs in the Public Sector

Canada's Best Jobs 2014: The Top 10 Jobs in the Public Sector | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Bureaucrats get a bad rap, but government wouldn't function without them. Here's a list of Canada's top 10 public sector jobs.
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8 Things You Should Never Do in a Job Interview

If you're searching for new opportunities, don't make these job interview mistakes.
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When a Student Reneges on a Job Offer - An Employer's Perspective

When a Student Reneges on a Job Offer - An Employer's Perspective | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Kayla Villwock, Intern Program Manager, SAS Twitter: @KaylaRenee8 LinkedIn: Hello NACE members, followers, and all! This is my first post as a NACE blog contributor and I am thrilled to be a part o...
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What Your Internship Manager Wishes You Knew - US News

What Your Internship Manager Wishes You Knew - US News | Job search tips | Scoop.it
Eight things that managers wished incoming interns knew already about the working world.
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