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  The new Facebook Graph Search holds promise for job seekers and recruiters.  Facebook introduces the social graph search this month. Recruiters who use social media sites such as Facebook will have an opportunity like never before to search for candidates based on what the "friend" likes.  For instance, one will be able to search, "Friends [...]

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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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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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‘Tis the Season to be Strategic Career Fair Tips for Savvy Job Seekers Guest Post By Shannon Smedstad   When you think of the fall, what comes to mind? Back-to-school. Football. Job fairs? Yes, job fairs. There’s been a resurgence in job fairs across the country as a means for companies to brand themselves and [...]

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“The future of mobile recruiting”   In a February 2012 poll conducted by JIBE, over 60% of jobseekers said that they would search for positions on mobile, and almost 50% said they would apply directly on their phone.  Join us as we look at mobile recruiting from the job seeker’s point of view and see [...]

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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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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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Topic: Making job boards work for you: Q1: Are job boards an effective tools for finding your next job? Q2: How can you best use a job board for research, job alerts for identifying relevant companies? Q3: How can you effectively integrate using a job board with other job search tools? Q4: Where / how [...]

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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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