The Do’s and Don’ts of Job Searching on LinkedIn

The Do's and Don'ts of Job Searching on LinkedIn
Yes, LinkedIn can be the solution to your job searching woes, but wait right there. You need to get your profile up to snuff and put a game plan in place before you begin your LinkedIn job hunting campaign. Here’s your guide for the right way to update or create your profile, build your network ...

Fresh ideas for social networking

Fresh ideas for social networking
Networking has evolved as technology, namely social media, has changed the way we connect with others, look for jobs, source clients and even choose a mate. The good news is that you don’t have to be a computer wiz or even smartphone savvy to take advantage of all the new and exciting opportunities that these ...

How to maintain a connection after a networking event

How to maintain a connection after a networking event
You shook hands, bonded over interesting conversations and jotted down a few numbers at a recent networking event. How do you stay relevant to these individuals and leave a lasting impression after your networking event is over? It requires a diligent effort on your part to maintain these connections. Here’s a checklist to keep you ...

Online presence could affect job seeker’s hiring chances and salary: York U study

Looking for a job? You may need to polish your online image first. A York U study suggests a job seeker’s online presence can have a profound effect on their chances of getting hired and their starting salary – especially for women. Jennifer Harrison, a York University graduate (now a professor at NEOMA Business School ...

Getting hired in a digital world

Getting hired in a digital world
Text Version Available Below Text Version Below As we become more globally connected the world of recruitment is becoming vastly different. Your first impression is no longer made in the interview but on the internet. Today’s blog from the Brighton School of Business & Management examines the realm of online recruitment and examine how it ...

What can you expect in a social media job interview?

What can you expect in a social media job interview?
  Article originally published on TalentEgg. Written by Lauren Marinigh. Social media is field with a lot to offer a recent grad or new professional! While you may already have extensive skills using different social media platforms in your personal life, don’t assume you can ace an interview just by showing up. Every organization has ...

Your 9-step guide to finding a summer job

Your 9-step guide to finding a summer job
The summer job hunt is already well underway for many students. With exams finished and papers written (hurray!), it’s time to buckle down and start the search for that perfect summer job. Below is a 9-step guide to help you find and secure your 2014 summer job. Target your search. No longer are we in ...