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The Secret of Getting Noticed by a Recruiter: 6 Networking and Resume Tips for Introverted Job-Hunters

Davis Truyen | Posted 01.14.2016 | Business
Davis Truyen

One of the best tools is LinkedIn. With your professional, interactive and impressive profile, it will let you create relationships with potential employers. But how do you use LinkedIn properly?

Popcorn Preview: The Imitation Game

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.08.2015 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

The Imitation Game (2014) Cast includes: Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Keira Knightly (Anna Karenina), Matthew Goode (Belle), Allen Leech (Downton ...

5 Career Negotiating Tips for Recent Grads

Katie Donovan | Posted 10.15.2014 | Women
Katie Donovan

Did school teach you the skill for the job and the career center teach you how to get the first job? Yup, but most likely no one taught you about all the things that can happen in the first job. Here are five tips to help negotiate the early part of your career and beyond.

5 Interview Tips That Wow Headhunters

Skiddy von Stade | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business
Skiddy von Stade

When a headhunter interviews you for a position, they will be able to tell within seconds whether or not you are right for the position because they are already intimately familiar with these qualities.

Are Headhunters Chowing Down on Boomers?

Arlene Schindler | Posted 02.19.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Schindler

A site will compare my resume side-by-side with a half-dozen other candidates who went to better schools, worked at greater companies and possibly had better careers than I did. It's so depressing; I'd rather watch my own colonoscopy -- polyps and all -- again.

The Elusive Moments of Opportunity

Frank A. Weil | Posted 06.30.2013 | Business
Frank A. Weil

How many times in your life have you hesitated about doing something and later been filled with remorse that you missed your golden chance? Of course, different people have very different types of hesitations some for very good and prudent reasons.

When You Are on the Hiring Committee

Marilyn M. Machlowitz | Posted 08.09.2012 | Business
Marilyn M. Machlowitz

There will come a time when a Board you are on -- or your children's school or your religious organization -- will tap you on the shoulder and ask you to serve on the hiring committee for the next head or CEO.

Off- Hollywood: The Five Best Indie Movies To See This Month

Leonard Maltin | Posted 07.02.2012 | Arts
Leonard Maltin

In Hollywood terms, the "summer" movie season used to begin on Memorial Day weekend; this year, it begins today, May 4, with the release of Marvel's The Avengers. This is also a cue for counter-programming.

Banking Bonuses Are Back And Bigger Than Ever

FinanceAsia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

My colleague Sam Jones wants our company to sponsor the premiere of Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps later this year and invite a lot of our friends ...

Unemployment Benefits Can Destroy Future Job Prospects

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Grant Cardone

How will you explain being out of the job market for 26 weeks? What happens to your skill set in that period of time?

Diary of a Humble Job Seeker

Val Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Val Brown

The holy grail of job search is of course networking, and this, truly, is humbling. For me, it is the most daunting. I am not a natural networker.

DoubleClick Layoffs Begin, Headhunters Rejoice

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The DoubleClick layoffs have begun, a tipster tells us, and will continue through tomorrow. We're also told that Google (GOOG) intends to fire some Do...