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So, the Mayan doomsayers were incorrect, and we are still here going about our lives. For many people, the forecast for 2013 appears to be the same as 2012 and the years before: the frustration and demoralization of being in a job search that does not have a light at the end of the tunnel. [...]

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While there is no set topic for this week during the Job Seeker Open Mike chat, the team has compiled a list of questions to keep things on track… at least until the last of the cats have been herded in the right directions. These questions will be launched as needed for the first 40 [...]

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One of the best things about this week’s HFchat is that it puts the job seeker in control of the content.  It will be a no-holds barred discussion that will dig a little deeper into the burning questions our job seekers have as they conduct their searches for that next great job opportunity.  For the [...]

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The #HireFriday community was founded by Margo Rose (@HRMargo). Her followers joined her vision was to create a community of recruiters and job seekers to promote learning and communication. Using the Twitter, the #HireFriday followers chat to help the reach and exposure of job seekers beyond their own sphere of influence. Every Friday at Noon-1PM [...]

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The title “Best of…” may be a little ambiguous, because this is the first attempt to filter multiple #HFChat sessions into a single stream. To whittle down the massive data from the entire compilation of tweets, some arbitrary rules had to be applied. For the most part, replies and retweets were deleted leaving only the [...]

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A job search should never take a break. It is a full-time job to look for a job, but it also means finding balance to keep things in perspective. This means using holiday time for relaxation and fun with family and friends. As our experts have advised in previous chat sessions, holidays can also be [...]

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Rolly Schwartz is in 7 Halls Of Fame-Met 2 Presidents-Lead Olympic Champions Around The World! Rolly Schwartz, (My Daddy) used to say, “A winner never quits, and a quitter never wins.  He also used to say, “Don’t lead with the chin,” and most humorously, “Win or lose we drink our booze.”  Rolly Schwartz not only [...]

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#HFChat and #HireFriday grows in popularity each day.  As the founder of the HireFriday community, I wish you and yours a thanksgiving filled with joy, peace, happiness, and abundance.  Most of all I want you to find a job that exceeds your most precious career aspirations.  Thanksgiving is the day most of us reflect upon [...]

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Strategy. Where would we be without one? Rowing rudderless down a rapid river without a paddle. If we don’t have an object, strategy, and plan our efforts are fruitless. The low rate of return is a waste of time. More importantly, if you are a recruiter, and your recruitment techniques are bad, you risk your [...]

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Today’s Guest Post is by Josh Letourneau. Josh is blogger with Fistful of Talent, and has been a leader in the recruiting industry since 2003. He is also the co-host of our HireFriday Chat (Friday noon-1 est). Without further ado I give you, Josh Letourneau: Job-Hunting During Today’s Recession: Go Guerilla or Go Home! Along [...]

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