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How do I choose the best resume font 2015?

How do I choose the best resume font 2015?

One of this week’s big news headlines that relate to job search was this article from BloombergBusiness entitled The Best and Worst Fonts for Your Resume. I saw it in my Facebook stream but when Mark Kellner, a friend and national reporter for the Deseret News, tagged me on Facebook and asked me to respond, I… Continue Reading

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The challenge of staying on top of technology

The challenge of staying on top of technology

Yes, I am a blogger who normally writes about job search strategies but I am also an entrepreneur who pretty much lives online and enjoys technology — except when it doesn’t work. As a professional resume writer, I need all my tools to work and work consistently. It seems like some of the old reliables fail… Continue Reading

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Should you insulate yourself from the world?

I’ve been thinking about insulation in the last few days. I’ve had a rough couple of months. Family issues have made it very bumpy and I assessed how to control my reaction. I am an introvert at heart though most of my clients would be surprised to hear me say that. The definition of introvert… Continue Reading

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When you think you want to quit your job

Should you go or should you stay? Yes, No, or Maybe. When you are trying to decide if you should change your job, stay where you are, or do something totally different, you may feel like a roll of the dice makes more sense than anything else. Yes, No, or Maybe. There are times in… Continue Reading

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5 secrets to greater success on LinkedIn

Post a quality LinkedIn headshot Don’t be absent — engage Complete your LinkedIn profile Write a captivating LinkedIn summary Connect with others There you have it. All easy tips but these are the 5 things that I find most people don’t do with their LinkedIn profiles. Your LinkedIn Headshot You need that LinkedIn photo! Tips for… Continue Reading

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