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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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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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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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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3 Smart Tips to Beat the ATS Systems

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

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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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Forget an Objective Statement – Here’s How to Write a Powerful Resume Summary Instead (with Examples)

Carson Kohler explains why we should replace the old-fashioned resume Objective with the newer Summary statement which is more effective and more modern than the Objective statement.

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Guide to Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

In this section, find articles, videos, and resume examples to help you create an effective resume for a successful job search today in the new era of technology for recruiting.

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70+ Questions to Ask in Informational Interviews

Ask some or all of these 25+ questions to gather useful information in your informational interviews.

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How to Reinforce Your 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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Guide to Successful Job Search for Job Seekers Over 50

Articles and information about job search for job seekers who are over 50 including the Baby Boomer generation.

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The 20-Minute Company Research Guide

Debra Wheatman, Job-Hunt’s Company Research Expert, offers a 20-minute 4-step guide to researching potential employers.

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Beyond Networking – Using LinkedIn for Company Research

We use LinkedIn for networking, particularly job search networking, and Parmelee Eastman offers us ways to use LinkedIn for job search research.

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Advanced LinkedIn Strategies for Company Research

Debra Wheatman, Job-Hunt’s Company Research Expert, identifies 10 ways LinkedIn’s Advanced People Search can show you connections that may lead to your next job.

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Exploring the Employer’s Website

Job seekers can learn a great deal by checking out potential employers’ Websites.

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Avoid Career Regrets with Smart Company Research

Debra Wheatman describes 4 essential and important kinds of information to research, when evaluating a potential employer.

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Company Research Using LinkedIn Company Pages

Debra Wheatman, Job-Hunt’s Company Research Expert, offers company research techniques using LinkedIn company pages.

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Is This Employer a Good Fit for You?

Company Research Expert Debra Wheatman suggests company intelligence to collect and how it will help you evaluate the employer as a fit for you.

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Company Research Made Easy: There’s an App for That

Debra Wheatman describes 4 apps that will help make your company research easier.

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How to Use Facebook for Company Research

Debra Wheatman, Job-Hunt’s Company Research Expert, offers tips for using Facebook to research companies for your job search.

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