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5 Great Tools That Showcase Your Skills To Recruiters | CAREEREALISM

5 Great Tools That Showcase Your Skills To Recruiters | CAREEREALISM | career transition | Scoop.it
We are deep in the “show me” era. After all, a picture is worth 1,000 words. Here are five tools that showcase your skills to recruiters.
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The Important LinkedIn Settings Most People Miss - Forbes

The Important LinkedIn Settings Most People Miss - Forbes | career transition | Scoop.it

The Important LinkedIn Settings Most People Miss Forbes Yes, the auto emails that inform your entire LinkedIn universe of every tweak you make to your profile bother me too.


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This is an in-depth article by Cheryl Connor at Forbes on many of the LinkedIn settings that people who are in the job market must read. For example, you can control certain alerts about your activity with a simple setting, and you may want to make others visible to optimize your job opportunities. Cheryl sites experts Wayne Breitbarth and Laura Ell who have done all of the digging on the platform and have suggested workarounds for the peskiest of irritating notifications that you may want to alter and/or protect.

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Data scientists needed: Why this career is exploding right now - VentureBeat

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Data scientists needed: Why this career is exploding right now
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If you're looking into a career as a data scientist, you may soon become one of the most sought-after people in your industry.
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Everyone is always looking for the next thing. This is it - has been for a few years. Those who have a knack and interest for data and insights will flourish.

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Reactive Vs. Proactive Job Search Strategies | CAREEREALISM

Reactive Vs. Proactive Job Search Strategies | CAREEREALISM | career transition | Scoop.it
There are two kinds of job search strategies: reactive and proactive. But which one is the better approach? Find out in today's P.E.P Talk post.
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Taking charge is an attitude.

 

Great summary on why you should never get too settled without thinking about what's next. Building and nurturing a network are two of the smartest strategies for creating a recession-proof career.

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The Three Step Plan To a Big Leap by @martikonstant (via @lisagerber)

The Three Step Plan To a Big Leap by @martikonstant (via @lisagerber) | career transition | Scoop.it
The Big Leap. At any age, isn't really a big leap but a series of baby steps. Marti Konstant shares the three steps she made as part of her Big Leap Plan.
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A guide for anyone trying to figure out how to make a decision about what's next. These questions and decision points happen throughout a lifetime.

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The New Way to Get Hired: Be Social

The New Way to Get Hired: Be Social | career transition | Scoop.it
While there are more tools than ever to help you find a job, the competition is more fierce as well. How do you separate yourself from the pack? Jobvite CEO Dan Finnigan joins MoneyBeat with the do's and don'ts of the modern job hunt.
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15 Possible Phone Interview Questions by Interviewers | The Recruitment Agencies Guru - Corporate Headhunter,Singapore based

15 Possible Phone Interview Questions by Interviewers | The Recruitment Agencies Guru - Corporate Headhunter,Singapore based | career transition | Scoop.it
Being well prepared for a phone interview is very important because it is the bridge for you to be invited for an official face-to-face interview.
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Strategies for Job Search - Career Change | Jody Michael Associates

Strategies for Job Search - Career Change | Jody Michael Associates | career transition | Scoop.it
Job searching can be overwhelming. These 10 tips that go beyond the obvious ones you see everywhere else will make the search easier and more productive.
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New career strategies for a new year

New career strategies for a new year | career transition | Scoop.it
Don’t get left behind. Do these things to leapfrog over other candidates.
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Advice like getting comfortable in  front of the camera, and renting a desk, while looking for a new job, so that you are engaged with others are two refreshing bits of advice in this article. A career is a dynamic thing that needs to be responded to in unique and new ways.

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Raising Your Self-esteem To Have a Better Career - Forbes

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Raising Your Self-esteem To Have a Better Career
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Most of your frustrations and struggles during your job search have to deal with insecurity.
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Monitoring and measuring your progress is an important component of being in control of your career. The article is another example that there is a big difference between holding down a job and proactively managing your career

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Top 100 Most Social Human Resources Experts On Twitter

Top 100 Most Social Human Resources Experts On Twitter | career transition | Scoop.it
In 2012, 70% of the American working population is either actively disengaged or not engaged – per Gallup’s most recent report. Active disengagement is costing U.S. companies an estimated $450 to $550 billion annually.
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5 Epic Career Lessons I Learned in My 20s | The Daily Muse

5 Epic Career Lessons I Learned in My 20s | The Daily Muse | career transition | Scoop.it
On the eve of her 30th birthday, this professional looks back on all the things she wished she had known when she started her career.
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How to Reinvent Your Career

How to Reinvent Your Career | career transition | Scoop.it
There are so many reasons why you may need to reinvent your career. Maybe you’re looking to reenter the workforce after staying home raising your kids. Or you might have lost your job after twenty years with the same company.

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