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The LinkedIn Headline Trap

Do you suffer from progressive LinkedIn Headline Degradation? One week your headline says “Manager, Big Important Project, Acme International”and the next it says “Unemployed, Looking for Work” and finally “Will Work for Food”. Or something needy to that effect, accompanied … Continue reading

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Much Ado About Resume Keywords

Participants in my resume workshops have sometimes expressed an almost mystical belief in keywords. They urge each other to inscribe keywords like a magic charm at the front of the resume, at the back of the resume, in profiles, in … Continue reading

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What’s the Best Time to Join LinkedIn?

The answer may surprise you: – The best time is when you are employed and happy – The second best time is when you are employed and unhappy – The worst time is when you are unemployed We’ll assume want … Continue reading

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