Posts tagged "job advice"

(3) Questions That Kill An Interview

(3) Questions That Kill An Interview
Interviewing for a job is not something most of us enjoy. It is an uncomfortable scenario where what you say can either move you toward a new job or have your résumé thrown into the circular file! The hiring managers and recruiters are often on the offensive making you feel as if you are being... Read more »

How Important is LinkedIn for Your Career?

How Important is LinkedIn for Your Career?
The short answer is VERY. Recruiters, collegues and potential connections are all using the LinkedIn site to recruit, network and to develop relationships. It is the best professional site around for exchanging information on career related topics and as a tool to help you build your brand. Have you joined LinkedIn yet? It’s hard to... Read more »

Are You Ready for a Job Interview? (5) Tips for Success

Are You Ready for a Job Interview? (5) Tips for Success
Securing a job interview with a company is only the beginning of the job hunting process. During and after the interviews with the hiring manager is when your work really begins. You need to be prepared for this process and do your homework. It can make the difference in whether you get the job or... Read more »
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U.S. Job Market Continues to Struggle as China Economy Maintains its Workforce

  U.S. Job Market Continues to Struggle as China Economy Maintains its Workforce
 The latest job figures show that the combined rate is 25.2% for both unemployed and underemployed workers in the U.S. This is based on unseasonable adjustments for adults over 18 years old. It is clearly the worst employment period since the Great Depression which has left many struggling to survive in what has proved to... Read more »

2012 Techweek Job Fair & Conference is a Must for Technology Professionals!

2012 Techweek Job Fair & Conference is a Must for Technology Professionals!
Don’t miss this tremendous opportunity to attend the job fair at Techweek on Saturday, June 23 from noon-5pm, at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. Entry is free with your resume. Hiring managers from 40-50 companies from Chicago and beyond will be available to discuss job opportunities and career development. It is all about connecting designers,... Read more »

Stepping Up Your Job Search

Stepping Up Your Job Search
With unemployment at a stubborn 9.4% in Illinois, the quest for a new job is still a challenge for most.  The U.S.unemployment rate is at 8.3%; considerably lower, but still not an acceptable number for most Americans.  This economy is poised for a slow recovery, with the number of jobs lagging behind corporate profits. Many... Read more »
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