What Other Experts Are Saying – Refocus Your Job Search, Cover Letter Secrets & Recruiters’ Methods

In this week’s Friday Feature – “What Other Experts Are Saying”… How to re-energize your job hunt; are you smarter than a 6-yr old?; and recruiters are finding candidates differently these days….

“Why should I hire you over the other guy?”

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When you get into the interview process, you need to be able to answer the question, “Why should I hire you over the other guy?” Your answer needs to be stronger than providing a list of past tasks and experience. Yesterday, Jay talked about behavioral-based questions. He called them annoying…

The Emperor’s Job Search – some humor to lighten up your Friday

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Okay, I freely admit it. I’m a geek through and through. When I was a teenager, I hung out in the library with my geeky friends discussing sci-fi and fantasy literature from the likes of Frank Herbert and Isaac Asimov. (It’s absolutely true! I’m not making this up.) And I still love geeky stuff. For example, I love watching Star Trek re-runs. In fact, I have some old Star Trek TNGs in the DVR queue waiting for me to enjoy tonight. (A favorite line… Worf: Sir, I protest. I am not a merry man!) While trying to find something fun to share (it’s Friday after all!), I went to…

Most Recruiters Make Me Happy | Networking With Recruiters

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By Jay Markunas This week our guest was Juliana Harris.  Juliana is the Managing Director and Owner of Professional Career Associates where she oversees all outplacement, career counseling and training activities for individual and corporate clients.  We asked Juliana to talk … Continued