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Twitter for YYJ Job Seekers

| January 18, 2015

I think (and so do lots of others in the recruiting/job search field) that Twitter is a fabulous tool for job seekers (here are links to my two articles on using Twitter for your job search – Part 1 and Part 2). But most of what is written about using Twitter is, not surprisingly, international […]

A Hallowe’en Treat – Don’t Overlook Great Local Resources

| October 31, 2014

Today I jogged down to GT Hiring Solutions at 1483 Douglas Street to register with them and sign up for one of the pre-job fair workshops. Now that I am registered I can access a ton of resources in person and also get to online resources including a calendar of upcoming workshops, groups, testing opportunities […]

Tough Talk from a Military Recruiter (part 3 of 3)

| October 27, 2014

This is part 3 of a review of Sultan Camp’s article titled “Congratulations on Your Military Service… Now Here Are 9 Reasons Why I Won’t Hire You” on the Career Attraction blog . Although his piece is aimed at those transitioning from employment in the military to looking for jobs in civilian life it has […]

Tough Talk from a Military Recruiter (Part 2 of 3)

| October 24, 2014

This is part 2 of a review of Sultan Camp’s article titled “Congratulations on Your Military Service… Now Here Are 9 Reasons Why I Won’t Hire You” on the Career Attraction blog . Although his piece is aimed at those transitioning from employment in the military to looking for jobs in civilian life it has […]