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Job Seekers: Know When to Use a CV vs. the Resume

For most job seekers in the U.S., the resume is the more common document used. However, there are professions where a curriculum vitae (CV) is the standard form. Both documents serve to help the job seeker relay information about their professional and educational background as well as skills to prove their capabilities and qualifications for…
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3 Tips to Personal Branding and Securing Your Next Job

If you haven’t given much thought to your personal brand, it’s time to start now! Those who get hired are also typically the ones with a well-established personal brand. As a job seeker, it’s critical to have a personal brand because it can make an immediate first impression – it informs employers you’re the right…
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5 Tips to Personalizing the LinkedIn Invitation to Connect

By now you’ve probably heard the advice that you can’t go about job searching without job networking. Job networking is indeed one of the more effective methods when job searching. Many job seekers are doing it with ease today thanks to social networking platforms like LinkedIn. While contacts are literally at your fingertips, it does…
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Tips to Handling Rejection as a Job Seeker

Being rejected is part of the job search process. Often a job seeker will go through several rounds of rejection before the right job offer comes around. While the experience can feel like a setback, it’s important to come to grips with the situation and know how to bounce back. Being rejected is not the…
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LinkedIn Changes Job Seekers Need to Know About

Like all things technology, the moment you think you understand it all, new updates and changes occur. Whether you’re an every-day user of LinkedIn or one to check in periodically, you may have noticed that LinkedIn has a new interface. It was phased in in waves and by now most, if not all users, should…
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