Social media has given rise to the age of the self-proclaimed thought leader. Maybe they style themselves ninjas, disruptors, innovators or change agents. Whatever the moniker they are out there and there sure are a lot of them. Should you choose to believe the hype, they are the biggest of the big thinkers, the Star-Bellied Sneetches ofContinue reading “Everybody is a Thought Leader, Right?”
You know what would be awesome? If I could sit on my couch eating bear claws and watching cartoons while the perfect job just knocked on my front door, that’s what. Seriously, how great would that be? Cartoons, doughnuts, couch. Alas, the world is never going to beat down the door with job offers. SoContinue reading “Weekly Roundup: The Power Of Your Professional Network”
Recruiters are a necessary and sometimes challenging part of the employment ecosystem. They seek out talented people for companies, but also serve as gatekeepers, controlling the influx of candidates. Their prime objective is to discover the best and weed out the rest. So how can you make yourself a highly attractive candidate that search firmsContinue reading “Weekly Roundup: Make Recruiters Work For You”
How to build a powerful online brand that will get you noticed, grow your network, drive conversations and lead to opportunities. I wrote about social media and job search at AOL Jobs.
How to tweak your LinkedIn profile from good to great. Here’s something I wrote for AOL Jobs.
Connections can make or break your career. Here are a handful of great networking strategies and tactics that you can use to establish and expand your circle that I wrote about for AOL Jobs.
Making connections starts with hello. Here’s some expert advice on networking in a piece I wrote for AOL Jobs.
Check out five great pieces of career advice I found this week in Week 4 of a new column I am writing for AOL Jobs.
Week 3 of a new column I am writing for AOL Jobs. Five awesome pieces of career advice I read this week.
Here is week two of a new column I am writing for AOL Jobs. Five more awesome pieces of career advice I read this week.