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What Does Your LinkedIn Photo Say About Your Executive Brand?

After seeing too many inappropriate executive photos on LinkedIn, I have to ask: What message are you trying to send with your headshot?

How to Answer the ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Interview Question

Among the top interview questions you must be prepared to answer, “Tell me about yourself!” strikes dread in the hearts of most job seekers. Whether you’ve been on a leadership job hunt for some time, or this is your first job search effort in years, this query can throw you for a loop while you … Continue reading How to Answer the ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Interview Question

Is Your LinkedIn Photo a Joke?

Wondering why everyone else is getting great results off LinkedIn – while you’re waiting for your turn? I don't know you, but I'll take a guess – your photo is probably terrible. How could I possibly know this? I’ve talked too often with the frustrated job seeker who, disenchanted with LinkedIn, says he or she … Continue reading Is Your LinkedIn Photo a Joke?

Why You’ll Benefit From Using LinkedIn Publishing for Your Job Search

Now that LinkedIn's Publishing Platform is widely available, you’ve certainly noticed all the new posts popping up on your status feed. However, if you haven’t considered using the platform (also called Long-Form Posts) to promote your own brand as a job-seeker, you’re missing a huge opportunity. There’s no limit to the topics or volume of posts … Continue reading Why You’ll Benefit From Using LinkedIn Publishing for Your Job Search

Seeking the Best Resume Writer You Can Find?

Launching a job search? You’ve probably thought about hiring the best executive resume writer you can find. There's a plethora of resume writers advertising services online and through social media. How can you know if an executive resume writer will market you effectively? What if the final product doesn’t represent you or your field? What if … Continue reading Seeking the Best Resume Writer You Can Find?

Has LinkedIn Thrown a Wrench in Your Executive Job Search?

Worked for hours on your resume to add success stories and details, without so much as glancing at your LinkedIn Profile? If you're not getting results, then your resume might not be the problem. It’s important in today’s digital sourcing world to pay as much (if not MORE) attention to your LinkedIn Profile than your … Continue reading Has LinkedIn Thrown a Wrench in Your Executive Job Search?

5 Tips for Preventing Age Bias in Your Executive Resume & LinkedIn Profile

Back in the job market for an executive role? You may have encountered (or wondered about) potential age discrimination when putting yourself “out there” for an executive job search. If you find yourself experiencing rejection in your job applications, the possibility of age discrimination may seem all too real. Yet, it’s possible that you’re actually … Continue reading 5 Tips for Preventing Age Bias in Your Executive Resume & LinkedIn Profile