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On Careers: How a Rock-Solid Resume Strengthens Your Job Search

In this article for U.S. News and World Report’s Blog,On Careers, Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter explains, How a Rock-Solid Resume Strengthens Your Job Search. Read an excerpt from Barrett-Poindexter’s article below. Read Full Article In today’s job search, a resume is foundational to the entire portfolio. Without a well-forged foundation, your entire communications strategy could crack and sink. The reason […]

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The 9 Best Tips for Submitting an Online Application

In this article from U.S. News and World Report’s On Careers, Miriam Salpeter gives you, The 9 Best Tips for Submitting an Online Application. Tips from Salpeter’s article include: Thoroughly read job descriptions. Identify key words and tailor your resume. Fill out all fields within the application process. Read full article for more tips

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9 Ways to Make Life Easier for Hiring Managers

In this article from the SimplyHired Blog, Patrick Richard shows you, 9 Ways to Make Life Easier for Hiring Managers. Tips from Richard’s article include: Submit your resume in a universal format Come prepared with questions Always attach your resume. Read full article for more tips

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Selling Yourself in 45 Seconds or Less

In her article for The Wall Street Journal, Rachel Louis Ensign gives you great advice on Selling Yourself in 45 Seconds or Less. Read on to learn more about: Who needs a résumé? Is it necessary for someone who has reached the top of his or her industry? What should older job seekers keep in […]

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Why You’re Not Getting Job Offers

In her article for U.S. News and World Report, Alison Green explains, Why You’re Not Getting Job Offers.  Read an excerpt of Green’s article below. Read Full Article Frustrated with your job search? Are you sending out tons of resumes, and maybe even getting interviews, but not any offers? Here are eight possible reasons why: […]

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Understanding Pre-Interview Questionnaires

In this article for About.com, Alison Doyle gives you helpful information about Pre-Interview Questionnaires and Tips for Answering Pre-Interview Questions. Read an excerpt of Doyle’s article below. Read full article. Pre-interview questionnaires are used by employers to get further information about a job applicant prior to a job interview.You may need to provide some of the same […]

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How Parents Can Help Their Kids Look for a Job

In her blog for U.S. News & World Report, Alison Green explains How Parents Can Help Their Kids Look for a Job. Advice from this article include: Don’t fill out or send in job applications for your child. Never, ever contact an employer on your child’s behalf. Teach your job-seeking child about professional demeanor. Read […]

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How to Get Your Resume In Front of the Right Person

In this article for US News and World Report Lindsay Olson explains, How to Get Your Resume in Front of the Right Person. Read an excerpt of Olson’s article below: Job-hunting is serious business these days. You need to make sure you’re getting your resume in front of the decision maker, but that can be […]

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How to Avoid the Resume Black Hole

In this article for About.com, Alison Doyle suggests How to Avoid the Resume Black Hole. Tips from this article include: Resume Keywords Apply Directly to Companies Find Your Connections Read Full Article

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How to Ask For an Interview

The StarkJobs.com Spring Job Fair is today. Check out this Howcast video to learn How to Ask for an Interview. How to Ask for an Interview

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