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How many people take the time to develop career plan before embarking on an active job search? This is the focus of this Friday’s chat. Developing, and implementing an effective career plan can whittle months off of your job search. Career management transition isn’t just a phase anymore. Forget what you know about jobs, employment [...]

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This week’s host is Janine Truitt. We are honored to have her host this week. I think all of you can identify with the topic: Job seeker pet peeves. This week, HFChat participants will have the opportunity to articulate their job search pet peeves, and get answers for strategies to overcome job search frustration. I [...]

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Guest Post by Barbara Safani – Transcript from Last Friday’s Chat Why Your Resume Isn’t Working & What to Do About It Last Friday I hosted #HFChat, a weekly Twitter chat dedicated to sharing information on job search strategy with fellow peeps. #HFChat is the brainchild of Margo Rose, the founder of #Hire Friday, a [...]

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Meet our host: @TrishMcFarlane is one of my favorite people. We met on Twitter in 2009, and I had the pleasure of meeting her at the first HREvolution unconference. She’s one of the most skilled HR Executives I know, and surely you will get a lot out of this week’s chat. So tune in Friday, [...]

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Last week we had the honor of having Cezary from Huntsy.com host our Twitter. He was gracious enough to write a re-cap of last Friday’s chat. Below you will find precious tools, and answers to your questions. I now give you Cezary Pietrzak. Be sure to connect with him on Twitter @Huntsy. I now give [...]

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I met Debbie on Twitter @DebbieLaskeyMBA She wrote this wonderful post that will help you build your job search brand. She offers great advice. I now give you Debbie Laskey. Build Your Brand before Starting a Job Search   If you no longer feel challenged by your current job or just want to make a [...]

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Regular visitors to our Friday Twitter chat sessions have heard this fact stated over and over: Corporate recruiters agree that employee referrals are one of the best sources of viable candidates because they come with a built-in reference check. Statistics on the source-of-hire for new employees confirm that this is usually one of the largest [...]

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Ask anyone who knows about social media, hiring and recruiting and they will point to Sodexo as a company that has set the example for others to follow. They have not only led the way to discover the company benefits of their external presence online they have also looked inward with the same approach. There [...]

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Welcome to the transcript for the first #HFChat on Twitter for the New Year. This week’s chat was led by guest host Robert Dagnall @ResumeGuru on the topic: Job Search Strategy To Find A Job Right Now! Robert was joined by #HireFriday founder and CEO Margo Rose along with regulars Cyndy Trivella, Steve Levy and [...]

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If you are one of the regular #HireFriday followers you have heard this fact repeated over and over again: Networking is one of the most successful job search techniques. Intellectually we know and understand this to be true, but emotionally it can be difficult because it involves actually finding and connecting with people instead of [...]

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