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  Every now and then it makes sense to take a breather.  Social media is so pervasive, it can become a time sink.  Recently, I took a media break.  Chris Brogan discussed the issue in a post last year.  We can become social media saturated.  Think about it. We are constantly being bombarded with media online, [...]

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  HireFriday’s #HFChat has been a wonderful year.  Why, because you participated.  Since the holidays are such a busy time of year, #HFChat is going to take a holiday vacation.  We know how busy you are.  We will resume our chat and #HireFriday website posts after the first of the year.   Our career experts [...]

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You Got an Offer…Now What? This week’s guest hosts are a few people from the recruiting team from Burns & McDonnell, Twitter handle @BurnsMcDCareers, named by Fortune Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. The topic of this week’s discussion is focused on that magic moment when the job offer is [...]

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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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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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The following is a wonderful guest post by Tammy Perry.  Be sure to follow her on Twitter, and connect with her on LinkedIn.  I give you Tammy Perry:   Job Boards, the Beginning of an Effective Job Search We have all heard that networking is key to conducting an effective job search.  This is true, [...]

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Topic: Is this Job Right for You? You’re a free agent. You’re no more beholden to your company than they are to you. You can take your hot stuff elsewhere. There are any number of teams out there that would kill to have you. You’re not a commodity, you’re an experience. You have a strong [...]

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Andrew is a member of HireFriday’s #HFChat community.  Our quest is to connect career candidates to as many resources as possible.  This means you. Recruiters, take a look at Andrew, and contact if you have an opportunity, and share his contact information with people who you know that are in a position to hire him. [...]

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When I think of Amanda Hite I not only think of her Twitter handle @SexyThinker, I think of inspiration, dynamism, a charitable philanthropic spirit, and a full throttle social media talent.  To say she is an expert is an understatement.  She’s a world-renown speaker, and knows how to turn a ho-hum social media community into [...]

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Need inspiration? Let me introduce you to Dr. Daniel Crosby, also known as @incblot on Twitter Twitter, it’s where I meet virtually everyone. Daniel stands out in a crowd. His Ted talk will make you think, it will move you to action, I know it did me. Here’s what Daniel has to say about his [...]

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