Yearly Archives: 2010

Who Are You Networking With? And Why?

In a recent informal study conducted by Tim Tyrell-Smith on social and career networking, participants’ answers seem to reveal why networking often fails to find you a job. Consider the top four topics of networking conversations, as reported by 141 … Continue reading

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Lost in the Slush Pile?

Three Simple Fixes to Your Resume You Can Make Right Away I teach workshops on crafting your resume so that it fully answers job requirements and screens you in to the selection process. But you could apply every principle I … Continue reading

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Please Don’t “Apply Anyway”

This week I had to stop a friend from applying to a federal government job where she did not meet the mandatories. I wasn’t very popular for a day, earning the standard frustrated job seeker’s threat “I guess I’ll have … Continue reading

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