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14 06, 2017

7 Things You Shouldn’t Be Doing On LinkedIn

2017-06-14T09:58:45-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

LinkedIn is a great resource to further your career and grow your network. We’ve also reached the point where not having a profile may hurt your job search. Now more than ever, it’s important to have a profile set up and active. However, since it is a professional social network, it behaves slightly differently from the likes of Facebook and Twitter. There is also a different set of rules. Today we’ll explain some of those rules and why you shouldn’t break them. […]

13 01, 2017

Link Roundup 1/13/17: LinkedIn Advice Galore

2017-01-13T11:18:27-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week’s group of links focuses heavily on social media- LinkedIn specifically. No matter where you are in your career, we have advice to help you utilize the professional networking site. In addition, we also have advice on upgrading your resume, and ensuring your job security. Read on to check out the links! […]

25 08, 2016

Silver Screen Career Advice: The Social Network

2016-08-25T12:39:39-04:00Categories: Pop Culture Perspective|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When David Fincher’s ‘The Social Network’ hit screens in October 2010, it was strongly praised by critics. However, some believed it was a greatly dramatized version of what truly transpired. ‘The Social Network’ is based on the creation and founding of Facebook by Mark Zuckerberg and Eduardo Saverin. Say what you will about the films accuracy, it does make for an interesting story. Also, the titular ‘social network’ is currently the powerhouse of all social media with 1.59 billion users. It offers some interesting career advice, which we will outline below.  […]

25 07, 2016

What is LinkedIn?

2016-07-25T12:08:21-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

LinkedIn is an incredibly popular professional social networking tool that is used by millions of workers across the globe. In it’s most basic form, it acts as a virtual resume, which exists for potential employers to see. At this point the site is so popular if you’ve been searching for a job, you likely already have an account. However, if you’re holding out from using it, or just haven’t heard of it, read on. We’ll explain the benefits of using the social platform below. […]