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LinkedIn Profile Tips for Job Searching When Unemployed

Let’s make it clear that if you’re unemployed and job searching, you’ll want to be on LinkedIn. A LinkedIn profile allows you to share your recent professional experience and credentials with prospective employers. However, with many job seekers who are unemployed or who have remained unemployed for a lengthy period, there may be hesitation. Unfortunately,…
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Words to Avoid on the Resume & Job Interview

One moment things are looking good, but that can quickly change with a bad choice of words on the resume or at the job interview. Your choice of words, both written and spoken, can impact your job search results. The goal of your resume is to help inform employers about who you are as a…
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Don’t Let Desperation Rule Your Decisions When Job Searching

Unemployment can take a toll on job seekers, but it can be especially rough on those who have been job searching and getting minimal results over a long period of time. Many employers today aren’t looking to settle on just any candidate. They are looking for the best-fitting candidate for the job. That means not…
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LinkedIn Profile Tips to Help with Job Searching When You’re Unemployed

By now, it’s clear that if you’re job searching you must be on LinkedIn. For those who remain employed while job searching, having a LinkedIn profile allows you to share your recent professional experiences and credentials with prospective employers, but for the unemployed there can be hesitation. The way that the LinkedIn profile is set…
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Job Hunt Mistakes Those Trying to Return to Work Make

Anyone who’s been unemployed and job searching for longer than they’d like will have feelings of vulnerability, which ultimately impact their level of confidence. Unfortunately, this is where the job hunt can go downhill. A lack of confidence can lead to insecurities and feelings of hopelessness. There may be a period where the job search…
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