Beware: if you’re using Facebook, Twitter or the company intranet as platforms to complain about something, you may be branding yourself as someone with a negative attitude. And increasingly, employers are not interested in recruiting or retaining someone who is predominantly negative in their digital profile.
Easy access to online job postings has apparently convinced people that it’s a good idea to send resumés out to as many potential employers as possible, regardless of whether they are qualified or not.
Recruiters and HR Professionals realize that job titles commonly don’t reflect the true position. They will be looking at your breadth and depth of experience, so ensure your resume emphasizes accomplishments.
What do we mean exactly by “problem-solving” skills? And more importantly, how can the average job seeker highlight their capacity for problem solving on their resumes?
Workers today face a dilemma: we want more opportunities to work away from the office but in doing so we actually might be making ourselves more unhappy and less productive in the long run.
The most current research on productivity and brain activity has established a clear link between how much we achieve at work and our ability to get breaks from that work.
Before you can ask for a specific base salary or hourly rate, you need to know what you’re worth. Don’t assume your current or last salary is the going rate in the market. You must do your research.
Whether it is a virtual tour of the offices of a prospective employer, or a virtual interview with a hiring manager at a virtual career fair, this upcoming year will see cutting edge technology bring employers and candidates closer together more than ever before.
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