You worked hard to secure that job interview. And you know: to win the job you must win the interview!
Despite some of the complicated advice you might receive, winning the interview often comes down to four factors…
After a fast-paced #InternPro Twitter chat last night titled “Don’t Be a LinkedIn-diot: Build Your LinkedIn Profile Like a Pro,” we thought this classic infographic from Mindflash just may be what the doctor ordered.
After all, once those shiny new profiles are out there for all to see, it’s time to start flexing those personal networking muscles!
No matter how often we think a resume might be a relic of the Industrial Age, the simple reality is that for most employers, a resume is still required. More important, the resume must be done the right way – or you don’t stand a chance among a sea of applicants.
But what does the “right way” mean? After all, as many job seekers have learned: resume advice is like snowflakes – it seems there are never two the same!
Almost everyone, including college students and entry-level professionals, now realizes that a presence on LinkedIn is a mandatory element of career development. And more than ever, people are creating a LinkedIn profile.
Here’s the problem: most of those profiles… suck.