Author Archives: Jennifer

Dear Job Seeker: I Don’t Care If You’re Passionate

Yes, I know my HR department (whom I don’t control and to whom I pay insufficient attention) has asked for a dedicated, energetic, goal-oriented leader with a passion for quality. And I know your outplacement consultant has suggested you mirror … Continue reading

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Will Your Resume Open Doors?

“I’ve sent my resumé out dozens of times, and nobody answers.” “I gave them my resumé and that’s the last I ever heard….” You’ve spent hours on your resumé, incorporated multiple suggestions from friends, made multiple changes to please job … Continue reading

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She Changed One Word…

A former colleague was facing a dilemma. Embedded with an old-style, large organization as a contract editor, she was hoping her next contract would be with a leaner, livelier company. But her phone wasn’t ringing with offers. Recruiters Should Have Been … Continue reading

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