5 Job Search Strategies for the Holiday Season

5 Job Search Strategies for the Holiday Season

In prior career management articles I spoke about how to handle the salary question, the importance of attitude in The Three A’s (published in LaunchPad) and thoughts about whining.  Today’s article is about job search strategies during the holidays — you know,...
3 Reasons to Not Remain Anonymous on LinkedIn

3 Reasons to Not Remain Anonymous on LinkedIn

Lets talk about a controversial setting in LinkedIn called, “Who’s Viewed My Profile?”  This setting controls what  is shown to LinkedIn users whose profile you have viewed.  Let’s take a look at the options you have under this setting. Go to Settings>Profile...
The 3 A’s of a Winning Job Search

The 3 A’s of a Winning Job Search

In prior blog posts I spoke about using a brag book, the need to stay in front of your network, the importance of networking, how to stand out and how to use a bio, but the focus here is more broad.  These prior blog posts provide specific, tangible tools to help you...
The secret to networking?  It may surprise you.

The secret to networking? It may surprise you.

You have heard over and over again that the key to a successful job search and long-term career advancement is networking. Almost every article touches on this fact. Emphasis is placed on the following fundamentals: develop a target list of companies and make contact...