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Your Dream Job Will Become Real When You Stand Up and Get Noticed
Marketing Bootcamp

Your Dream Job Will Become Real When You Stand Up and Get Noticed

Jazz up your communication, do your due diligence and market yourself in such a way that companies can't forget you.
Chelsea Berler
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Your Furry Companion Can Teach You About Your Job Search (Infographic)
Radicals & Visionaries

What Your Furry Companion Can Teach You About Your Job Search (Infographic)

Smells, or opportunities, are everywhere, so sniff them out wherever you can.
Grace Reader
This 4-Part Process Helps One Firm Vet Top Talent
Radicals & Visionaries

This 4-Part Process Helps One Firm Vet Top Talent

Four hurdles are all that stands between you and your dream job. Can you clear them?
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
What Potential Employers Want to Know Most Is Not On Your Resume
Make More Happen

What Potential Employers Want to Know Most Is Not On Your Resume

You spend hours perfecting your resume only to forget the very next place employers look -- the Internet.
Ryan Erskine
How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities
Social Media

How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities

Sometimes, all it takes to get through the door is a bit of imagination, creativity and social-media know-how.
Lindsay Friedman
These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent
job skills

These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent

A new study also looks at the disconnect between recent college grads who think they are ready for the workforce and the hiring managers who disagree.
Carolyn Sun
I Wanted to Visit San Francisco on Someone Else's Dime. I Ended Up With the Perfect Job.
Careers

I Wanted to Visit San Francisco on Someone Else's Dime. I Ended Up With the Perfect Job.

Here's what I learned from interviewing for a job I didn't really want -- but I got the gig, and it launched my career.
Carol Roth
U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging
U.S. Workforce

U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging

The firmer labor market tone was also evident in another report on Tuesday, which showed small businesses increasingly having trouble finding qualified workers to fill open positions.
13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want
Social Media

13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want

With 65 percent of employers hiring from social media, it pays to "get social and get hired."
Matt Sweetwood
Why Company Leaders Need to Help Employees Advance Their Careers
Career Growth

Why Company Leaders Need to Help Employees Advance Their Careers

A recent national survey finds a huge disconnect between employers and job seekers. It's time they got on the same page.
Matt Mayberry
10 Tips for Finding the Best Career Fit In a Startup
Ready To Launch

10 Tips for Finding the Best Career Fit In a Startup

The burden is on the job seeker to find roles that will get their entrepreneurial career off the ground.
Martin Zwilling
LinkedIn Awarded Patent for System to Predict How Likely You Are to Get a Job
Linkedin

LinkedIn Awarded Patent for System to Predict How Likely You Are to Get a Job

With the proposed system, the network could offer suggestions like taking a professional course or moving to Los Angeles to gain better odds.
Biz Carson
Meet the Startup That Wants to Bring 'Sanity' to the Job Hunt
Hiring

Meet the Startup That Wants to Bring 'Sanity' to the Job Hunt

Personalization, constant communication and video are the benchmarks of recruiting platform HireArt.
Nina Zipkin