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You WILL Get Googled…Are You Afraid?

I tell my clients that they will be Googled as surely as it will rain in Portland. The latest survey said that 81% of employers WILL Google candidates. Online reputation management is a critical piece of your online job search. There is just no getting around it.... read more

Another New Hire Found on Twitter

A recent CNN Money feature made the point that smaller businesses are adopting twitter and other social media outlets to find candidates. Why? First off, recruiters are expensive — and posting to job boards costs money. Second, smaller businesses are looking for... read more

Alternative List to Resumes

There’s more than one way to land your dream job, check out these resume alternatives for a break from tradition. This post first appeared on Product Hunt on 1/31/2016. Remotive Jobs A curated collection of remote startup jobs Sumry The human way to get hired... read more

10 Best Startup Job Boards [Infographic]

The infographic first appeared on JobHero, Inc. on January 21, 2016. Finding the right job often requires a deeper search for opportunities than just going to one of the major job sites like Indeed or Monster. In fact, the best opportunities are usually found on niche... read more

Social Media as Tool, not Distraction

These has been some buzz on the internet recently about the time-sink risk of using social media and what to do about it. Recent Forester research reported that 4 out of 5 Americans are active in creating, participating in or reading some form of social media. If you... read more

How to Create the Perfect Email Signature

Though countless emails are sent every day, many people don’t give their email signature much consideration. However, conveying the right corporate image – big or small – requires thought, so up your professionalism today with these top ways to improve your email... read more

Video Resume Ideas

Originally posted in 2010… Hey Gang, I just want to say that I love my Mac. I used it to put together a pretty slick video résumé yesterday in just a few hours. I often talk about standing out from the crowd, and I believe video is the way to do that. That being... read more

Stressed-Out Job Seekers

HOUSE:  I love the cranky bastard. During last year’s season finale of the TV show House, though, I learned something … and that is the absolute power our right brain has over our lives. The parallel is drawn between House’s patient, whose right... read more

50 Best Places to Work 2016

Glassdoor, a jobs and recruiting marketplace, has announced the winners of its 8th annual Employees’ Choice Awards, honoring the 50 Best Places to Work in 2016. Unlike other workplace awards, winners are determined based entirely on feedback provided by those who... read more

Tips for Landing a Seasonal Job

Whether you’re looking for a seasonal job to make some extra money for yourself, or to help pay for those gifts you plan to put under your tree, there are some things you can do to get a leg up on other seasonal job seekers. From knowing how to begin your seasonal job... read more

Using Social Media to Find a Job

We met up with Joshua Waldman this week who spoke at Kean University about how to use social media to find a job. He gave the students an important message that we think you should hear: “Social media is the number one way to increase your chances of getting hired”.... read more