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Employers want to employ people that take pride in their work. Bruce Hurwitz drops in once again to offer some advice on helping job seekers be more confident during their interview.
Bruce Hurwitz stops in to share a few quick thoughts on increasing your chances of getting hired through a good cover letter and stellar interview.
Looking for a job is not always easy, and at some point in the search, it feels like you're doing the same thing over and over again. John Engel imparts some wisdom on how to re-energize the search and get back into the job seeking action.
How To Be A More Proactive Job Seeker
Wendy Robertson walks job seekers through finding opportunities to stand out and get noticed by potential employers. Get the information you need to get noticed and get hired!Posted Nov 18, 2011 0
Why Customizing Your Cover Letter Is Critical
Ever wonder what the big deal is about cover letters? Continue reading to hear Lynda Zugec's reasons for customizingand submitting a stellar cover letter along with your resume.Posted Nov 18, 2011 0
What Makes Connect a Job Better Than Other Career Sites?
This question is important to new users at Connect a Job for many reasons, so we decided to tackle it head on to assure users of the value we offer.Posted Nov 18, 2011 0
Today’s Top 5 Tips for Job Seekers
Art Koff gives job seekers 5 tips for getting ahead in the race to better employment. Follow these awesome tips to ensure a successful job search.Posted Oct 26, 2011 0
The 5 Most Frequent Offenders
We all do it, but most of us aren't even aware of it. The repeated "um's"... the wandering eyes... the awkward pauses... the blunders that undermine even the most eloquently prepared speech. Don't let these common offenders compromise your video resume.Posted Oct 20, 2011 0
Expert Tips for Creating a Successful Video Resume
Video resumes are the newest tool for job seekers looking to put their best face forward — literally. Professionals can step out from behind bland paper resumes and speak directly to employers, highlighting their uniqueness and presenting themselves in the best light.Posted Oct 20, 2011 0
What Not To Do During A Job Interview
Job interviews are not something people do on a regular basis. As such, many job seekers are inexperienced when placed in the hot seat. Sandra Lamb walks us through 5 common mishaps job seekers may encounter during an interview.Posted Oct 20, 2011 0
2 Ways to Create a Winning Resume
Craig Vived of Vivalta, Inc. walks us through 2 techniques for creating a stellar resume that will help you feel more confident when submitting that daunting document to the companies you hope to work with.Posted Oct 20, 2011 0
Why Connect a Job is the Safe Way To Get Hired
Your security is important to us. We strive for a professional, friendly community dedicated to increasing employment and giving more opportunities for individuals and companies to grow in meaningful ways.Posted Oct 20, 2011 0
Top 15 Job Interview Questions To Prepare For
The good thing job about interviews is that they are pretty predictable. Most companies ask the same types of questions just in slightly different ways. So, if you prepare your responses to the following questions you should be in good shape during the interview.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
4 Ways To Trump Other Job Seekers
It’s no secret that for every available job there are hundreds of job applicants trying to win the position. Fortunately, the good news is that there are still opportunities available for job seekers who can stand out from the pack.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
Can Freelancers Use Connect a Job Too?
Most job seeking sites focus on specific types of job seekers, making it hard on freelancers that have multiple skill sets and professions to showcase their abilities. So, can Connect a Job accommodate the needs of freelancers?Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
8 Absolute Don’ts for Job Seekers
Job seekers make common mistakes when going in for an interview. Rise to the top of the heap by interviewing well. You'll get the job if you avoid common pitfalls.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
5 Things To Know Before Your Next Interview
Get informed. Get hired. Take some time to consider who you're interviewing with and how you fit in with the company. So grab your thinking cap and land your dream job! Here are five tips to arm you with knowledge before your next interview.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
How Connect a Job Gets You HIRED
Get into the next generation of job searching with Connect a Job. Show off your skills and personality with a video resume and professional online portfolio.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0
6 Ways To Stand Out From Other Job Seekers
Experts weigh in on what job seekers can do to stand out and get hired.Posted Oct 19, 2011 0