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The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem. - Theodore Rubin

Résumé Keywords Are the Keys to Be Found

Most of the résumés employers receive, either as hard copies or that are uploaded electronically, reside in databases. If those databases were in graphic form, each résumé would resemble a lonely tombstone in a cemetery. In the majority...Show More Summary

3 Things You MUST Do During A Skype Interview

If you've got a virtual interview coming up, you need to be prepared. Want to ace it? Then you MUST do these things during a Skype interview. The post 3 Things You MUST Do During A Skype Interview appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

6 Ways Recent Graduates Can Stand Out As Professionals

Recent grad? Take a look at these six strategies that will help recent graduates emerge from the crowd and stand out in the professional arena. The post 6 Ways Recent Graduates Can Stand Out As Professionals appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

Looking Back On My Job Search, I Shouldn’t Have Looked Back

Getting thrown into unemployment unexpectedly can easily trigger negativity. Here are five reasons you shouldn't look back during your job search. The post Looking Back On My Job Search, I Shouldn’t Have Looked Back appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

3 Easy Steps To A Quick Cover Letter Makeover

Do you recycle the same cover letter? Perhaps you use a (drab) template. Follow these three easy steps for a cover letter makeover to get you an interview. The post 3 Easy Steps To A Quick Cover Letter Makeover appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

Art Break: 1930s Illustrators

Art Contrarian looks at the work of some noted illustrators of the Thirties.

Apps to get the best Twitter experience

Getting to understand Twitter and using it well is not easy, since it is not a "social/professional networking site" but rather an "information stream". Here are some of the tools that I use along with Twitter to have a great Twitter experience. Show More Summary

Rethinking Your Thinking About Job Search

“Look not at the days gone by with a forlorn heart. They were simply the dots we can now connect with our present, to help us draw the outline of a beautiful tomorrow." ~ Dodinsky As a job seeker, have...

Why the Federal Ruling on McDonald's Just Turned Franchising Upside Down

The National Labor Relations Board says McDonald's is the joint employer of franchise workers--and that could mean a lot of confusion and problems for franchise owners.

The Tim Ferriss Show, Episode 20: Dan Carlin – Hardcore History, Building Podcasts, Creativity, and More

Listen on iTunes, download (right click “save as”), or stream below now: This podcast is brought to you by The Tim Ferriss Book Club, which features a handful of books that have changed my life. Here’s the list. Now, on to our guest… Dan Carlin is the host of my favorite podcast, Hardcore History. But… […]

Why Are So Many People Leaving Kids Unattended in Cars This Summer?

We’ve heard a number of tragic stories this summer about parents leaving kids alone in hot vehicles. Though this particular incident wasn’t fatal, it’s definitely vile. Princess Marks — a 25-year-old Lake Charles, Louisiana woman — left her two young … More » The post Why Are So Many People Leaving Kids Unattended in Cars This Summer? appeared first on EveryJoe.

How To Make Job Search More Fun Than a Root Canal

A 5-step job search strategy that keeps things light. This is a guest post by Tara Goodfellow. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines. I get it, I really do! Rare is the human that leaps out of bed exclaiming “Holy crap am I so excited. Show More Summary

5 Tips for Making More Effective Meetings

Many of us attended so many unproductive meetings or meetings we don’t even know why we are there for. Unfortunately, we cannot avoid making meetings altogether because a successful business needs brainstorming, discussion and an open-dialog among others. Show More Summary

Operational Discipline: What It Looks Like

OK HR Pros - Lots of you end up in leadership/operations meetings where it's a cattle call of reports delivered via PowerPoint. You know the ones I'm talking about - the all day meetings you have monthly or quarterly, where...

OkCupid’s Co-Founder Probably Wouldn’t Agree to the Experiments OkCupid Runs on Its Users

You may have heard that OkCupid sometimes lied about potential matches’ algorithmic compatibility for the sake of understanding its users. You may have also read its co-founder and president Christian Rudder’s explanation on OkCupid’s blog in which he dismisses concerns about the practice. Show More Summary

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