Career Spotlight: If you like helping people and have a facility for helping people resolve issues, you might find your perfect career fit as Child & Family Social Worker. They earn an average of $40,000/year, with expected 10-year job growth of 19%. Over 75% hold at least a bachelor’s degree.
Quote of the Week: My favorite quote this week is from Steve Keating of Minnesota who Tweets as @LeadToday -
When you fall, make sure don’t get up empty handed.
New Articles: We launched 4 great new articles this week:
- Age Discrimination in Hiring
If you’re over 40, you strongly suspect this has happened to you a few times. Get some insight into what you can do about it in this article by Job-Hunt’s Boomer Job Search Expert Phyllis Mufson.
- 5-Step Facebook Makeover for Your Job Search
If you have had a Facebook account for a while (and 550,000,000 people have them) and you are now in a job search, take Job-Hunt’s Social Media & Job Search Expert Miriam Salpeter‘s advice on how to make it work for your job search.
- Personal Branding with Color
Color as part of your personal brand? Well, of course! This makes perfect sense, but it didn’t occur to me until I read this article by Job-Hunt’s Personal Branding Expert Meg Guiseppi. Read Meg’s insight into what certain colors mean and how to fit color into your personal brand.
- Leveraging LinkedIn for Your Stealth Job Search
You are job hunting, but – of course – don’t want your boss to know. But leveraging LinkedIn without raising any concerns from management can be difficult to manage. Read this article by Job-Hunt’s editor, Online Job Search Expert Susan P. Joyce to learn how.
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Stay tuned, more next week, as usual.
And, of course, good luck with your job search!