LinkedIn is your resume, cover letter, online portfolio, professional social network, blog, business card and more all rolled into one. More than 300 million people use LinkedIn and it keeps expanding in size, power and influence. If you’re not making the most of what the site has to offer, you are missing a massive opportunity to grow your network and forward your career. Here are 43 Tips To Supercharge Your Profile that I wrote about at AOL Jobs.
One of the most powerful tools in your job search arsenal is your social media presence. Sure, you’re probably on LinkedIn as well as Facebook, but what about Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest and more? While not every social platform may be right for you, it is important to understand the basics of how each one works and how they can impact your job search, positively and negatively. I wrote about how social media can make or break your job search (and even your career) over at AOL Jobs.
We often overlook this critical piece of our job search strategy. I wrote about how to get it right at AOL Jobs.
How to tweak your LinkedIn profile from good to great. Here’s something I wrote for AOL Jobs.
Be prepared for your interview or suffer the consequences. Here’s something I wrote for AOL Jobs.
You’ve finally landed the big interview. You’ve got one shot. Make it count. Find out what job search and career experts had to say about prepping for a big interview in a piece I wrote for AOL Jobs.
Recruiters and experts show you the path to resume perfection in something I wrote for AOL Jobs.
How do you boil your career down into one or two concise, compelling pages? How can you craft the perfect resume? This is possibly the most confounding and tricky piece of the job search. HR or the hiring manager will likely judge your resume in seconds. Get it right and you may wind up on the top of the stack. Get it wrong and you will get nowhere. I found five great resources for resume tips and advice in a piece I did 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.