What Every College Student Should Post on LinkedIn

What Every College Student Should Post on LinkedIn
 Posted on mashable by Jess Fee, August 12, 2013 Are you waiting until after graduation to start building up your LinkedIn profile? It’s time to reconsider. “Every student is blindly trying to make a resume, but surprisingly many don’t have great LinkedIn profiles,” says Natan Edelsburg, senior vice president at Sawhorse Media. “I often hear, ...

13 tips for nailing a Skype interview

13 tips for nailing a Skype interview
Skype interviews can really be the best of both worlds — you still get face-to-face time with an employer while cutting travel out of the equation. And while mastering the interview is a common practice, etiquette surrounding a Skype interview is different from both in-person and phone interviews. Here are 13 tips to help you ...

Top 5 reasons recruiters aren’t clicking on your LinkedIn profile

Top 5 reasons recruiters aren't clicking on your LinkedIn profile
By Laurence Hebberd, Published in The Undercover Recruiter Laurence Hebberd is Community Manager for Link Humans in London. He also runs the Link Humans Twitter feed – @LinkHumans.    

Why You Need LinkedIn… Even When You’re Not Job Searching

Why You Need LinkedIn... Even When You're Not Job Searching
By Bryce Christiansen, Youterns, Posted June 27, 2013 Although some are in transition, many of the clients and colleagues we work with are blessed with successful careers. Whenever we bring up LinkedIn and how they should really consider sprucing up their profile, they kind of look at us and say, “Why would I need that? ...

Top 100 career blogs to follow in 2013

Top 100 career blogs to follow in 2013
Ranked according to Coupon Audit An infographic by the team at CouponAudit  

There’s an “ad” for that: My adventures in using social media to land a summer internship

There’s an “ad” for that: My adventures in using social media to land a summer internship
“Don’t even bother trying,” they told me. “Take the summer off,” they said, “and just enjoy yourself.” A summer internship in Manhattan. That was the elusive prize they told me I couldn’t have. The conventional wisdom went: They don’t hire freshmen as interns. Even more discouraging was the belief that the most highly desirable internships ...

Four online tools to help you practice job interviews

Four online tools to help you practice job interviews
As hiring managers compare your resume, cover letter and online presence to the needs of the position, you’ve survived several layers of candidate screening. You’re feeling confident as you’ve made it to the job interview. But are you really ready? Practice interviews should be part of your preparation strategy! You probably won’t be able to ...