Monday, October 6, 2014

10 Reasons Job Seekers Should Embrace Social Media

Many job seekers want to keep their private lives private. But what if you could improve your chances of being the selected candidate by using social media? Companies are checking you out online, so why not use these tools to enhance your qualifications?  Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs


Thursday, September 25, 2014

6 Things To Remove From Your Resume Right Now

That’s not to say that there isn’t some merit to a nicely detailed, filled-out resume. As you tell the story of your career, crafting a true narrative from your list of accomplishments and professional credentials, you want to be thorough, and you don’t want to leave any significant experience out of the document. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs


Wednesday, September 17, 2014

33 Words You Should Never Put On Your LinkedIn Profile

Employers won’t be impressed if you use annoying jargon on your LinkedIn profile. Your LinkedIn profile is often the first impression prospective employers will have of you, and it could be the difference between getting invited to interview for a job and being ignored forever. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs


Monday, September 8, 2014

How to Avoid the Résumé Black Hole

This a common complaint from frustrated job seekers. Imagine, however, that you are on the other side of the hiring desk. You advertise a job and receive anywhere from 50 to 200 or more applicants. Each submits a two-page resume with dense prose depicting complex sets of skills and experiences. Read the Full Article   #savannahjobs


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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