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10 Simple Steps to a Much Better Resume

10 Steps to a Better Resume

Sometimes, we make writing a resume much (much!) harder than it need be.

Which is why we like this infographic from YellowLineLabs. Here, you’ll see that resume writing need not be a source of stress and frustration… and how taking the right steps can result in a much (much!) better resume…   

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Here’s Exactly Why You Aren’t Getting Hired [Infographic]

Why Arent You Getting Hired

You worked so hard on your resume. Your online presence is impeccable. But the phone isn’t exactly ringing off the hook; you just can’t seem to land a job interview. Why?

This infographic from Bullhorn gives us some insight into what, in the eyes of a recruiter, may be stopping you from getting your next gig. From job hopping, to long-term unemployment – even your age – can have an impact on how you are perceived by employers…   

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21 Ways to Make Your Next Job Interview the Best Ever [Infographic]

21 Secrets to Nailing a Job Interview

Getting a job interview these days is tough. So you must make the most of each opportunity!

But how? Where do you start? How do you really impress? And how do you end the interview process in a way that says “Hire me!”?   

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5 Smart Ways to Make Recruiters Like Your Resume

5 Smart Ways to Make Recruiters Like Your Resume

How do get a recruiter to like your resume – and you – well enough to invite you to interview?

According to this great infographic from FreeResumeBuilder.org and our friend Donna Svei over at AvidCareerist.com, the answers – five of them to be exact – are simple…   

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33 Classic Networking Tips In 140 Characters or Less [Infographic]

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The very word “networking” makes many of us uncomfortable. And yet with 70 to 80 percent of all job offers come as a direct result of networking, we know we need to get real good at networking, real fast.

With that in mind, we’re happy to present this infographic from Ethos3, which features 33 excellent networking tips – Twitter style, in 140 characters or less – from professionals like Chris Brogan, Reid Hoffman and Keith Ferrazzi.   

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How to Impress During Your Next Virtual Job Interview

How to Impress in Your Video Interview

As Skype and Google+ Hangout interviews continue to grow in popularity, job seekers are learning there is little difference between a video interview and the in-person variety.

In fact, many of the steps – from how you dress, to preparation, to proper eye contact and effective follow-up – are now exactly the same as if you were walking into the office and talking face-to-face…   

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