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How can I stand out and be memorable in my interview?

How can I stand out and be memorable in my interview?

QUESTION: How can I stand out and be memorable in my interview?Approach the interview as a business partner equal to the interviewer who is evaluating if the job opportunity is a right match for you (the job seeker) and the employer. This subtle shift in perspective...

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How important is it to have a customized LinkedIn banner?

How important is it to have a customized LinkedIn banner?

QUESTION: How important is it to have a customized LinkedIn banner?Want to stand out from the crowd on LinkedIn? A custom LinkedIn banner is an easy way to do it! It isn’t necessary to get hired, but it can act as the visual representation of your brand and unique...

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How do I handle references on a resume?

How do I handle references on a resume?

QUESTION: How do I handle references on a resume?I would suggest never putting references on your resume. Instead, have a separate sheet that has aligned branding elements as your resume (similar font, graphic element, layout, etc). It’s another opportunity to show...

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How do I work with recruiters in my job search?

How do I work with recruiters in my job search?

QUESTION: How do I work with recruiters in my job search? Today's recruiting landscape is primarily focused on top performers in leadership, engineering, healthcare, IT, legal, accounting, and high-ticket sales. If your resume shows a successful background and...

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What is the hidden job market?

What is the hidden job market?

QUESTION: What is the hidden job market?If you ask successful professionals how they found and landed their current positions, you will probably arrive at the same conclusion that study after study has shown. Many, if not most jobs are obtained, at least in part,...

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