LinkedIn is an outstanding professional networking tool, and invaluable as a job search tool. It’s the best place to find, and be found by prospective employers. Recruiters, HR departments, and hiring managers use LinkedIn extensively to find people that might fit particular roles. They search profiles, and look through relevant group discussions hunting for people [...]
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e-Executives is an executive search firm specializing in Technology Professionals from mid-career to senior executive roles.
Why I Serve Careerists & Job Seekers:
Through recruiting, hiring, and coaching, I gain a unique perspective of what works in today's job market and what doesn't. The strategies, ideas, and resources shared here can accelerate any job search toward better results!
Often, people that have been in a job search for a while and have been learning all they can to become more effective in their search efforts, can get too sophisticated for their own good. While it is important to work out how to have effective networking conversations, and prepare thoroughly for interview questions, it’s [...]
When pursuing job opportunities, it’s always important to have a solid understanding of the type of company and culture where you can be most successful. Discerning the best opportunity for you is as important as the company hiring the right employee. In order to see whether a companies culture, style, and values match your own, [...]
I was describing the reality of what happens on the receiving end of the job application process to a group of job seekers recently as part of a presentation on how to land a key interview. It’s not unusual for an organization to receive dozens, or even hundreds of online applications for every position they [...]
It’s pretty common to hear job seekers talk about their frustration with Corporate / In-House Recruiters or HR Representatives at the companies they are pursuing. In most cases their frustration is really the result of not understanding the role, the challenges, and the processes that recruiter faces. The more that’s understood, the better your results [...]
Everyone knows there is an overwhelming amount of information available online that can be used in a job search. Most people, however, don’t think of any individual website or online tool about information outside of the primary function for which it was designed. Thinking ‘outside the box’ about the information available to see what other [...]
Keeping up with all the advice, new job postings, and other information in your job search can be daunting. One great FREE online tool to manage a lot of it is Google Reader! One advantage that Google Reader gives you over many other newsfeed sites or applications available is that it allows you to include [...]
While most people know they ought to prepare before going to a job interview, very few do it well, or take the time to do it thoroughly. Why is it so important, and how can you prepare better? Here are some observations and some ideas… Somebody will, make sure it’s you! In a competitive job market, [...]