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Healing Tips for the Broken Hearted Job Seeker

Someone once told me that a corporation was a nasty thing to fall in love with….because it will NEVER love you back. The rules of loyalty in the work force are changing. No one can deny that. However, knowing this doesn’t change the pain of getting laid off or let go.... read more

You Can Hide but You Cannot Truly Hide

We decided that these would be the social norms now and we just went for it.— Mark Zuckerberg Back in 2010, Facebook made a revolutionary change to our privacy settings. They decided to ultimately make a user’s personal information public by default, forcing the user... read more

The Most In-Demand Software Skills in Each State

The Internet is an amazing and powerful resource. You can learn any skill you want, whether it’s tying a bow tie or wrapping your hands for boxing. One of the best ways to make yourself stand out during a job search or career change is to develop a skill that you know... read more

Brand-Yourself.com Tutorial

If you’re interested in getting a handle on your online reputation, this is the best tool out there. Check out this video tutorial that will walk you through how to set up an account, how to improve your hire-ability-index and set up your own blog for free in... read more

This Month’s LinkedIn Tip: Join a Group

In 2006, when I still worked at Cisco, I started a little LinkedIn Group called “Cisco.”  Okay, not very creative or original. But I thought it was a good idea at the time to help Cisco folks leverage our mutual LinkedIn networks for career opportunities. HR didn’t... read more

How to Use Twitter to Find a Job

If you thought social recruiting happened exclusively on LinkedIn, consider this: 54% of companies on the American market use Twitter for sourcing and engaging talents. If you’ve been an active job seeker these past few years, this should hardly come as a... read more

8 Entrepreneurial Skills You Should Teach Your Kids

Entrepreneurial skills are the same talent as painting, dancing, sport makings etc. Thus, you can notice them in your kids at early stages and develop through their growing up. Below you will find some leadership activities for kids. They will help you teach your... read more