Wanna Know How to Find a Job Using Social Media? Here Are 10 Tips…

By Monday, November 4, 2013 0 Permalink 0

I came across this cool infographic by Reed  on how to find a job using social media over on The Undercover Recruiter, one of my go-to sites for recruiting advice and job seeker insight. The combination of advice here is stuff I've pontificated about at some point or another. It's written with the UK in mind ...

Great Career Advice Via a Semi-Rejection Letter: Fair or Foul?

By Monday, September 9, 2013 3 Permalink 0

An IARJ reader forwarded me an article from Gawker that offers some great career advice, but in an unconventional way. To summarize, some hiring manager/recruiting team member sent a feedback email to 900 applicants that was a congrats, rejection, and advice letter all in one. A job seeker was annoyed by the email and forwarded ...

5 Annoying Mistakes Job Seekers Make That You Need to Avoid

By Friday, September 6, 2013 0 Permalink 0

I'm back for Friday Five. Here are five annoying mistakes job seekers make. These aren't always an automatic trash, but they definitely tip the scale that way. Not remembering you applied for a job when contacted. Yep. This happens. In fact, it happened recently. I emailed someone to set up an interview and they replied asking "what ...