Networking Shouldn’t Stop Once You Get the Job

Posted by on August, 15, 2015 in Communication, Networking, WEI

Networking is an Ongoing Endeavor Networking is an essential part of a job hunt. It gives you exposure to many more potential employers and is a much better targeted approach than just sending resumes in bulk to every company in your field of expertise. But networking is not just a job-hunting tactic, it’s also part of successful career development. Networking, whether through social gatherings organized specifically for that purpose or through...

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Why You Should Network

Posted by on June, 2, 2014 in Networking, Personal Development, WEI

Networking Shouldn’t Stop Once You Get the Job Networking is an essential part of a job hunt. It gives you exposure to many more potential employers and is a much better targeted approach than just sending resumes in bulk to every company in your field of expertise. But networking is not just a job-hunting tactic, it’s also part of any successful career development. Networking, whether through social gatherings organized specifically for that...

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Is Freelancing for You?

Posted by on May, 8, 2014 in Career Development, Change, Networking, Personal Development, Success, Time Management, Views and Insights

The Perks Of Being A Freelancer Freelancing has become one of the major buzzwords in the world of work in the past few years as technology has made it possible for more and more people to work from the comfort of their own homes or wherever they like. Statistics from 2006 by the Government Accountability Office showed that as much as 30% of the U.S. workforce, or 42.6 million people, worked as some sort of freelancer. By 2020, estimates peg the...

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Need a New Job? Use a New Job Hunting Approach

Posted by on May, 6, 2014 in Job Satisfaction, Networking, WEI

Make Your Job Hunt Successful With A Few Tips In the digital world we live in today, job hunting has become in many ways easier as candidates have access to a huge variety of online platforms for job offers as well as to any company they may be interested in. Getting in touch with a prospective employer now takes just seconds as does sending out resumes to scores of companies. According to a white paper by the Career Thought Leader Consortium...

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How to Change Careers Safely

Posted by on March, 24, 2014 in Career Development, Change, Job Satisfaction, Networking, Personal Development, Success, Views and Insights

Finding the Best Path for a New Career There are dozens of books to help you realize your new career. There are also hundreds of articles on the internet and software that you can buy to help you figure out your dream job. The first step toward taking a divergent career path is to figure out what you want to do in the future. It’s also the biggest step. The decision can feel like it’s fraught with peril. What if you leap and there’s no net to...

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Defensive Googling

Posted by on March, 4, 2014 in Career Development, Networking, Views and Insights

How to Strengthen Your Online Presence and Boost Your Career The days of being anonymous workers are over. The fact is that our online presence can mean as much, if not more, than our reputation in real life. For recruiters especially, Google is now a powerful hiring tool, and what a Google search turns up about you might mean more than your actual paper resume. Having a strong, positive online presence isn’t only important to job hunters....

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