Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Don’t even think about lying on your resume

You would think people seeking work would be more careful about making sure their resumes are as accurate and transparent as possible, especially because a growing number of companies now conduct extensive background checks on potential employees. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

5 Tricky Resume Questions- Answered

Job seekers can write their resumes in so many different ways that they often land with loads of questions. They may wonder if they should use a resume template, for example, or if they should list volunteer work. Here are some other commonly asked questions from recent graduates to senior-level professionals. The answers can help guide you as you put your resume together for the first time, update it or simply work to improve it. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

8 Secrets To Writing The Perfect Resume

We know networking is essential today, but it will never replace the resume. A standout resume remains one of the best ways for job candidates to catch the eye of a hiring manager and make a great first impression. 
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Monday, August 4, 2014

The 10 Things You Do That Turn an Interviewer Off

We asked hiring managers and career experts what behaviors could potentially sway them against a candidate during a job interview. You might be surprised by the subconscious things that could ultimately cost you the offer. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Monday, July 14, 2014

12 Questions You Should Always Ask Yourself Before Accepting A New Job

Here are 12 questions you should always ask yourself before accepting a new job: Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Monday, July 7, 2014

How To Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile So Recruiters Come To You

The value for users lies in searchability. Most of the activity on LinkedIn is recruiters going and searching through your profiles again and again and again. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Friday, June 20, 2014

The best and worst colors to wear to a job interview

What you choose to wear communicates a lot about who you are and how you see yourself. So in the all-important job interview, what color should you wear to make a great first impression? Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Friday, June 13, 2014

16 Questions You Should Never Ask At The End Of A Job Interview

When you’re in the hot seat, there’s a good chance your interviewer will turn the tables at some point and ask, “Do you have any questions for me?” When you have the floor, you’ll want to take full advantage of the opportunity to show that you’ve done your homework and to determine if the job is a good fit.  Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Monday, June 9, 2014

19 Reasons Why This Is An Excellent Resume

Recruiters spend an average of  six seconds reviewing a resume before they make the initial decision on candidates, according to research conducted by TheLadders, an online job-matching service for professionals. That means you have to win them over fast.

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Friday, May 30, 2014

5 Reasons Job Applicants Don’t Hear Back

One of the most common questions job candidates have during their searches is “Why don’t employers or recruiters call me back?” Here are five reasons and ways to improve your odds for getting a response:

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Friday, May 23, 2014

How Recruiters Really Look at Your LinkedIn Profile and Online Resume

TheLadders conducted a study tracking the eye movements of recruiters when looking at resumes (online and off) and LinkedIn profiles. Besides revealing that recruiters only look at resumes for about six seconds, the study also points out the most important areas job seekers should focus on.   Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs

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Friday, May 16, 2014

8 Things to Do During Your First Month at a New Job

Congratulations, you’ve landed your first full-time job after graduation. Now comes the hard. College graduates’ first month on job sets the tone of their career, according to experts, which means they need to be proactive and put their best foot forward. #savannahjobs

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Why nobody calls when you apply for a job

People applying for job after job might easily imagine cold-hearted hiring managers simply tossing piles of resumes into the trash, without even giving them a look. Yet applicants such as Mr. Management compound the problems created by a flood of resumes, a scarcity of jobs and overworked recruiters doing more with less, like everybody else. “Apply for what you’re qualified for, not what you’re not qualified for.”

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Thursday, April 24, 2014

What Hiring Managers Really Want To Know

What Hiring Managers Really Want To Know When They Ask ‘What’s Your Biggest Weakness?’  Most hiring managers will at some point pop this dreaded interview question. #savannahjobs

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