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This Friday, November 2, 2012, the Noon (EDT) Twitter chat for job seekers #HFChat will be hosted by Chris Havrilla (@havrilla). Here is her message: The world has changed — one thing I hear repeatedly from job seekers – currently employed or in transition – is “I never really had to look for a job [...]

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There is no denying that social media has been an excellent resource for my job search efforts with the opportunity to meet wonderful recruiters, career coaches, placement experts, job postings, industry connections/weekly chats, and much more.  Speaking from my own experience, I’ve found many wonderful people and made valuable connections via Twitter as well as [...]

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If you are not a follower of this week’s guest host and a subscriber to her videos then I am very pleased to introduce you to Sabrina Baker, aka @sabrinalbaker. If you are a job seeker and are apprehensive about video interviewing techniques then this week’s discussion on #HFChat, Noon EDT on Friday, is a [...]

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The Human Resources department of most companies is tasked with helping with our questions, our benefits, our concerns, and our careers. Now it’s HR’s turn to get some career love. Bryan Chaney (@BryanChaney) of @AonCareers is proud to guest host this week’s Hire Friday Chat. Recruiters from Aon will also be on hand to talk [...]

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    At some point during a job search process, it is not unusual to be involved in several interview processes at the same time. Some opportunities might thrill us, and others may not.  So what does one do when juggling multiple interviews with great companies? How do we manage the job interview, and job [...]

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On NCIS, the CBS blockbuster TV series, Gibbs Rule #6 is “Never apologize – it’s a sign of weakness.” Sorry, Jethro…I must say I’m sorry for the transcript of last week’s #HFChat being late this week. I especially need to send out a big helping of “I’m sorry” to our guest host, Jennifer Way, who [...]

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As job seekers, we are focused on getting our information into the hands of the recruiters and hiring managers. With this in mind, what do you do to keep the lines of communications open? Do you go through the painstaking effort to find great jobs and have great interviews to then let the ball drop [...]

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Occasionally the HireFriday gang gives the guest host roster a week off. This week the Twitter chat for the job seeker community was hosted by three of the leaders of the team: Founder and CEO Margo Rose (@HRMargo), Cyndy Trivella (@CyndyTrivella) and Tom Bolt (@TomBolt). The fierce chat raged about the topic Negotiating the Salary. [...]

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This week Margo Rose, Founder of the HireFriday movement, along with HireFriday moderators Tom Bolt and Cyndy Trivella will be leading the conversation around what job seekers need to know about negotiating their salary. We’re going to discuss how salary negotiation actually starts before the first phone screen or interview takes place, and how job [...]

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This past Friday on #HFChat we revisited the age-old question about questions: in an interview the candidate needs to know how, when and why their questions fit into the conversation. As you can see from the chat dialog, interviewee questions can either help or hurt chances to get that job offer. We were fortunate to [...]

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