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This is a weekly roundup of articles I’ve shared this week. Hope you enjoy and if you find one you like, please, share it!
by Peter Economy | Inc.
FACT: “every corporate job opening, on average, attracts 250 résumés. But only 4-6 of these people will be called for an interview, and only one of those will be offered a job” according to Glassdoor research.
Don’t make mistakes that will eliminate you. These are the top 5 things that turnoff interviewers:
- Arriving late to an interview (93%)
- Whining (92%)
- Showing lack of preparation (89%)
- Bad-mouthing a former boss (88%)
- Bad-mouthing a former company (87%)
Go see the other 12 things!
by Wayne Breitbarth, Power Formula | on LinkedIn
Make improvement’s to your LinkedIn profile and how you are using it and begin to see immediate results!
by Donna Serdula | LinkedIn Makeover
Your LinkedIn summary is a great place to use symbols since LinkedIn doesn’t offer formatting options. You’ll get access to the symbols you can use immediately to add visual appeal to your summary!
by Robert Wells | Allocable
Since every person struggles with how to be more productive, learn when the best time is to hold a meeting, send emails, work on projects that require creativity and more!
by Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, Career Trend | Glassdoor for Employers
Yes, recruiters do use Facebook when evaluating job candidates. See why they are doing it!
If you’ve ever wanted to write better emails, you know, the ones that will actually get results> Or maybe you just want to communicate better with a co-worker. You’ll need to match your communication style with the personality of the person you’re writing to. Now there is a tool to help you figure this out! Give it a whirl and see how it works (it’s free).
US News & World Report On Careers
Take steps to clean up your social media profiles. This won’t take long!