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Free Resume Reviews –

I have mentioned Career Connectors (check them out at several times in my prior blog articles. **You can see me at the Scottsdale meeting this Thursday, December 12th at their Scottsdale location where I will be reviewing resumes for those that are interested. Check out their website for meeting times. ** It is a great […]

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Layoffs aren’t over

In the last year, I have read about and seen signs that the job market is slowly showing signs of recovery. Inquiries for my resume services were from those who were ready to move on from their current positions, not because there were layoffs as had been the case during the downturn. Clients were finding […]

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From Jobseeker to Entrepreneurship

Some of you have been thinking about it for a long time. Others only thought about it as a last resort. And many will never give it a thought at all. Let’s face it, it isn’t for everyone. What am I talking about? Entrepreneurship. I have had a number of clients decide it is time […]

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6 Job Interview Tips to Get It Right

I get a lot of questions about job interviews. Sometimes clients want general advice and sometimes they have specific questions.  Here are some general points that all interviewees can benefit from. I am going to break up the following six bullets about interviewing into a three-part series and present two at a time so it […]

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Maximizing Linkedin

Here is an excellent article on LinkedIn (LI) with tips on how to get noticed by recruiters. It’s written by Laura Smith-Proulx who always gives great advice.  She starts out talking about keywords and makes sure you include them in all sections, from your header to the summary and your position descriptions. Why is it so important? […]

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