Posts for "career expert"


How to Get an Employer’s Attention in 20 Seconds

From CAREEREALISM.com» Career Management and Personal Branding Blog
February 7, 2011 at 1:45 am
I review a lot of resumes, and they often land in my mailbox with the exact same titles: resume.doc or resume.pdf. Can you say boring? Try these alternatives to stand out as ... (more)

Robin Schlinger

From CAREEREALISM.com» Career Information Blog. Personal Branding. Job Search Help. Expert Advice.
February 3, 2011 at 12:29 pm
Please welcome our newest CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert, Robin Schlinger. Review her bio and follow her on Twitter! Name: Robin Schlinger Twitter: @robinresumes LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/robinresumes Personal ... (more)

Yun Siang Long

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 27, 2011 at 12:47 pm
Introducing our newest CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert, Yun Siang Long. Review his biography and check out his personal website! Name: Yun Siang Long Personal Website/Blog: www.career-success-for-newbies.com Bio: Long ... (more)

Use Affirmations to Realize Your Vision of Success

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 27, 2011 at 2:00 am
Success Tweet: Use affirmations to realize your vision of your success. Affirmations are statements about the future stated in the present tense. Self confidence is an important ... (more)

Who is Talking About You Online?

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 27, 2011 at 1:00 am
Your Personal Brand is not a static thing. It’s not a thing at all. Perhaps, a brand is best described as a process. Think of a candle. At first, the candle produces no flame. ... (more)

Quick! Only 5 Days Left to Get a Raise!

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 26, 2011 at 11:03 am
LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network with more than 90 million members worldwide, released data today in regards to the 3 best months of the year to get a promotion. At ... (more)

8 Issues of Manners in Today’s Business World

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 26, 2011 at 2:00 am
This post looks at the importance of manners in a business setting, and some of the rudeness that exists in today’s business world and among today’s businesspeople. She should ... (more)

The Real Reason Some Employers and Applicants Stink at Interviewing

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 25, 2011 at 1:00 am
We’ll tackle both of these groups in this article in a moment, but first, let’s think about your career history. Have you ever bombed an interview? Or, have you had an experience ... (more)

The Pros and Cons of Job Hopping

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 24, 2011 at 2:00 am
Out of everyone in my group of college friends, I was the only one who still had the same job two years after graduation. Everyone else had changed jobs once, twice, even three ... (more)

The Relentlessly Changing World of Work

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 24, 2011 at 1:30 am
The new world of work is characterized by ‘relentless change.’ Technology and social media have changed and shifted how we send and communicate information, as well as how ... (more)

Over 50 & Out of Work – Documentary of Boomers in Transition

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 24, 2011 at 1:00 am
Recent winner of our Ultimate Career Coaching Experience contest, Thomas Bertin, shared with me this week he was interviewed for a multi-media documentary project for people over ... (more)

That Annoying Salary Request

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 23, 2011 at 1:00 am
JT & Dale Talk Jobs’ is the largest nationally syndicated career advice column in the country and can be found at JTandDale.com. Dear J.T. & Dale: Perhaps you can ... (more)

Never Burn a Bridge

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 22, 2011 at 1:00 am
JT & Dale Talk Jobs’ is the largest nationally syndicated career advice column in the country and can be found at JTandDale.com. Dear J.T. & Dale: I am a contracted ... (more)

Did You Short-Circuit Your LinkedIn Profile with Overused Words?

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 21, 2011 at 2:00 am
So your LinkedIn Profile’s all suited up and ready for a job search – with plenty of information for employers to view, all in an effort to get that ultimate seal ... (more)

Quick Analysis of Your Job Search Techniques

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 21, 2011 at 1:00 am
If you are not getting enough interviews or job offers then it is time to analyze your job search strategy. Here is a quick way to drill down to the core issues that will need ... (more)

C-Twip #19: 13 LinkedIn Mistakes You Should Avoid

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 20, 2011 at 2:55 pm
What’s a C-Twip? c-twip (see-twip) noun 1. Career advice rendered from the social media platform of Twitter. Top C-Twips on @CAREEREALISM: The 2011 Hot Jobs Guide [FREE ... (more)

What the Mind Can Conceive and Believe it Can Achieve

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 20, 2011 at 1:30 am
Success Tweet: Napoleon Hill on visualization: “What the mind can conceive and believe it can achieve.” What is your vision for your future? I am a big Chinese food fan. I ... (more)

Career Comics: Funny Caption Contest

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 20, 2011 at 1:00 am
Do you think you’re funny? Prove it! In the comment section below, write out the funniest caption you can think of for the picture on the left. Whoever has the most votes ... (more)

To Reach Your Career Objectives, Start with Meaningful Goals

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 19, 2011 at 2:00 am
I recently heard a quote on the local news that indicated less than 10% of Americans who make New Year’s resolutions actually keep them. And what was even more surprising ... (more)

HR Says: Is this Interview Question Legal?

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 19, 2011 at 1:30 am
The following is a Q&A segment between one of our readers and CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert, Ben Eubanks – a human resources specialist. This article series ... (more)

Should You Go Back to School? 4 Factors to Consider

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 18, 2011 at 2:00 am
An article published earlier this month showed more than half of recent graduates from college did not receive a job offer prior to graduation, regardless of their undergraduate ... (more)

Top 5 Easy Tips for Making Your Resume Stand Out

From CAREEREALISM» How To | Personal Branding | Career Tips & Advice | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 18, 2011 at 1:30 am
The latest unemployment figures, released on December 3rd, show in November the number of unemployed people rose to 15.1 million. This represented an increase from 9.6 to 9.8% ... (more)

Ted Hekman

From CAREEREALISM» Career Tips & Advice | Personal Branding | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 17, 2011 at 12:54 pm
Please welcome our newest CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert, Ted Hekman. Check out his biography and follow him on Twitter! Name: Ted Hekman Twitter: @resumebucket Personal ... (more)

8 Reasons Your New Year’s Resolution Didn’t Stick

From CAREEREALISM» Career Tips & Advice | Personal Branding | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 17, 2011 at 2:00 am
I know the title of this article assumes the worst in you and maybe that’s not fair. But let’s be honest here. Statistics show, right now, about half of you have already ... (more)

3 Reasons to Avoid Making Phone Interview Mistakes

From CAREEREALISM» Career Tips & Advice | Personal Branding | Job Search Help | Top Career Experts
January 17, 2011 at 1:30 am
The reality is, a Phone Interview is one of the most important steps in the recruitment process for almost every position available in today’s crowded job market. More and ... (more)