How to Ask For a Recommendation Letter

Having a letter of recommendation on hand can really impress hiring managers. Here’s how to ask for a recommendation letter, how to thank the writer, and more.

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Answering Interview Questions Employers Ask During the Coronavirus Pandemic

How to answer 9 job interview questions you can expect the employer to ask during the pandemic.

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Search Smarter: 7 Ways to Leverage Google for Your Job Search

Learn how to tap into Google’s power, making your Google searches more effective by leveraging these 7 tips for your job search.

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Moving to Canada? The New Canadian Immigration Rules

Canadian Job Search Expert Daisy Wright explains Canada’s new selection criteria for people seeking to immigrate to Canada.

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Guide to Using Google for Your Job Search

A collection of free information from Job-Hunt about using Google more effectively for your job search.

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50+ Google Searches to Avoid Bad Employers and Pending Layoffs

Use these 50 Google searches to help you avoid taking a job with a bad employer or to discover if the employer is having layoffs or if layoffs may be pending soon.

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Interview Preparation with Smart Research

Follow these 5 steps to be very well prepared for your next interview. This research will take less than 30 minutes but will help you to understand the good and the potential bad aspects of the employer plus the commute and the news.

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Career Success Power Tool: Your Career Accomplishments Portfolio

Recruiter and career coach Allyn Gardner shares how to build and maintain your career accomplishments portfolio, the foundation of job search success.

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5 Ways to Land Your New Job Faster

Job Search Navigation Expert Hannah Morgan Hannah Morgan describes 5 ways you can speed up your job search to land that new job more quickly.

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Get “Sourced” to Get Hired

Job Search Navigation Hannah Morgan describes 5 steps to increase your visibility so you will be discovered by sourcers looking for job candidates just like you.

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How to Identify Potential Employers with LinkedIn

IT Job Search Expert Don Goodman provides advice on how to conduct a proactive job search using LinkedIn’s Company Search to identify potential employers.

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Sample Resume: Functional Resume for an Extreme Career Change

Susan Ireland, Job-Hunt’s Resumes Expert, shows how, in 1999, a person made an extreme career change using a functional resume.

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3 Smart Tips to Beat the ATS (Applicant Tracking Systems)

Jon Shields shares 3 great tips on how to beat the ATS systems employers use to screen job applicants.

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Job Seekers: What Happens After You Apply

In our April 2017 survey of recruiters and hiring managers, we found some very interesting things.

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Why Smart Professionals Are Considering Gigs / Freelancing

Smart professionals are considering freelancing because the current trend data shows growth in freelance jobs, in specific fields.

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Freelancing: A Good Option When You Are Unemployed?

How to determine if freelancing is a good alternative when you are unemployed.

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How to Find & Get Contract Jobs

IT Job Search Expert Don Goodman describes how – and where – to find part-time or contracting jobs.

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4 Ways to Avoid a Toxic Workplace for Your Next Job

Career coach Bob McIntosh shares how to gather information about a prospective employer to avoid taking a job with an employer that has a toxic workplace.

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Reinforce Your Personal Brand: 10 Tips for Stronger Resume Branding

Meg Guiseppi, Job-Hunt’s Personal Branding Expert, shares the 10 tips for job seekers to make their resume – and their brand – stronger.

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How to Identify Hiring Manager Contact Information

Debra Wheatman, Job-Hunt’s Company Research Expert, describes how to identify hiring manager contact information.

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