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5 Steps To Build A Positive Personal Brand On Facebook

     5 Steps To Build A Positive Personal Brand On Facebook Learn More:Use Facebook To Attract Hiring Managers. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, it’s no mystery that social media is on the rise. Social media has become…

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Job Hunting Tips For Professionals Over 40

“A recent study released by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College indicated that many companies have reservations about hiring older workers based on preconceived notions — namely, reduced energy, higher salary expectations and unwillingness to learn new technology.”There…

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Strategies For Those Over 50:Make Job-Hunting Your Job

Having difficulty finding a job or making a career change? Perhaps your strategy needs some work. An effective job-search strategy will keep you grounded, less stressed, and ultimately more successful. If your search needs a boost, think as a journalist…

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10 Great Tips For An Older Job Seeker

Older and out of work? Here are tips just for you. We’ve all heard of the glass ceiling, but there’s another insidious workplace phenomenon that can be particularly galling for older job seekers: the “gray ceiling.” According to the AARP,…

The 7 Deadly Job Interview Sins

While doing a job interview it’s easy to make mistakes – but what are the top 7 deadly sins of job interviews? If you are curious as to how your pride or gluttony can kill  your next job interview you…

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Top 10 Tips For Personal Branding Online As A Boomer Or Xgen

The whole concept of a personal brand is relatively new, although their have always been individuals who have understood the power of a “personal brand” Churchill, John Harvey-Jones and Richard Branson to name a few. But it has been the…

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Over 50? Some Resume Advice for You!

Whenever Rob­ert Skladany conducts work­­shops for job seekers over age 50, he hears one word again and again: résumés.Among the men and women in these groups – some unemployed, others reentering the workforce – a common concern predominates. “They feel…

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Simple Advice To Midlife Career Changer (Video)

Maggie Mistal, a well know career coach, gives older skilled workers some sound advice that not only applies to those about to be downsized but also those already immersed in a job search. How can you effectively make the transition…