January 2013 archive

The Power of Gratitude- Show Love to Your Network

Here is a fabulous article that a client posted on LinkedIn recently: The Power of Gratitude I want to draw your eye to the very first sentence: “A normally very cynical friend received a thank you note from ____  he can’t stop talking about.” (I left the name out, because I want you to picture …

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Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation

Become a Master Networker

This is a GREAT video! Become a Master Networker “Super Connector Secrets – How to stay strong and viable for the long-term!” Okay, the main audience of this video is sales and entrepreneurs, but just insert the word “candidate” or “job seeker” and you’ll get the exact same message! This past week I heard this …

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Monday Motivation

Tell me how you moved forward today.

Monday Motivation

I’m posting this today, because I know that some of you are “going through the burn” of your job search journey. I hope that this encourages you and motivates you to keep push through that “burn”! (This was posted on a friend’s page. It is an excerpt from ”Can’t Is Not an Option” by Nikki …

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LinkedIn Manners

Yes, those pesky little manners that your mother harassed you about matter! And they matter even more when you are actively working your job search! Just today, I had someone send me an invite to connect on LinkedIn. I received this message in my inbox. I’d like to add you to my professional network.   – …

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When Should You Use a Smart Story?

SMART Stories are a way to create stories that highlight what interviews are looking for when asking behavioral questions. Here is a blog article I wrote detailing this more in the past: (Get SMART About Your Job Search)   SMART STORIES: S-Situation M-More (Metrics) A-Action R-Result T-Tie-In So, when do you know if you’re being …

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