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To the Class of 2020, Now What? 

Hannah Lindsey, Wisconsin-Madison ‘20  Today, I woke up to three alerts on my phone: “unemployment rate falls to 13 percent” from the Washington Post, a video of a 75 year-old protester being pushed to the ground by police from Twitter, and a Snapchat from my best friend.  To myself and other members of the Class…

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Job Sourcing Emails: 5 Steps To Get Them Read

Marie Raperto, The Hiring Hub Job sourcing emails are a great way to uncover jobs never posted online.  It takes work to find opportunities this way but it could be well-worth the effort.  If your email is concise and professional, you might get the attention of the right person.  It’s all about crafting the right…

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Coach’s Corner: Holiday Job Hunting

J.D. “Jim” Fox, Head Coach, Next Act Coaching I’ll bet you’ve heard this advice:  “Never look for a new job over the holidays.   Everyone goes away, and everything shuts down.” That hasn’t been my experience.  I’ve been hired in December more than once. True, some employers are frantic right now trying to enhance their year-end numbers,…

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Landing that Job: Techniques that Work

Martina Sanchez For many people, the thought of job-hunting can be stressful. It can a take a lot of time and effort and on top of your current job, getting rejection after rejection can take its toll on your confidence. Sometimes, even if you do get a job, you find out pretty quickly why the…

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Resume Rules

Marie Raperto, The Hiring Hub In today’s world, you should always have a resume ready even if you are not currently looking for a position.  Keeping your resume current allows you to see what you have accomplished each year and it can help prepare you for your annual review and, if something does come up,…

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Not Fake News: FINRA 2018 Priorities

Elin Cherry, CEO, Elinphant Adaptions and “CliffsNotes” version of FINRA 2018 Priorities. All opinions are my views and do not necessarily reflect FINRA guidance. My recommendations offer proactive advice to address FINRA priorities in anticipation of a FINRA examination, sweep letter or inquiry. I adjusted the topic structure to emphasize the priorities that I believe…

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Hiring Hub

HIRING HUB Feb 10, 2021 | Hiring Hub Professional Resume Writing: Pros and Cons Nov 4, 2020 | Career Advice, Hiring Hub 8 Networking Tips For A Virtual World Sep 21, 2020 | Career Advice, Hiring Hub Resume Impressions: 5 Points To Improve Yours Sep 16, 2020 | Career Advice, Hiring Hub 6 Ways To Show Confidence In…

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INDUSTRY NEWS Trump’s Brand Story – An Unconventional Success Strategy February 19, 2017 | Industry News, Marketing, Public Relations PR Genome Webinar – How PR is Vital to the Future of Branded Video Content in 2017 February 19, 2017 | Events, Industry News, PR Council Donald Trump Rants and Raves at the Press in a Classic Example of Misdirection…

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Your Online Portfolio: 3 Reasons You Need One

Part of building your personal brand is showing the world what you do.  Putting your writing and/or design samples, media clippings, speeches and other collateral pieces online can greatly build your presence.  That’s what it’s all about.  If you are out there, you will be found.  Your portfolio should be a reflection of who you are professionally. 

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Part-Time Researcher

Prominent Los Angeles-based Media Firm Seeks Part-Time Researcher: Our media firm, Michael Levine Media (www.MichaelLevineMedia.com) is currently looking to hire a part-time Media Researcher for approximately ten (10) flexible hours a week. If you like investigating things and can get your creative ideas across to people, this could be the ideal job for you. You…

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Phone Interviews: 8 Steps To Be Prepared

It’s important to handle a telephone interview properly.  Recruiters and hiring managers are all managing heavy schedules.  A telephone interview is a great way to see if a candidate ‘fits’ before scheduling all the formal interviews.  It’s a cost-effective and efficient way to screen candidates.  It also gives the candidate the opportunity to see if…

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Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager (Los Angeles-based) 2-3 years experience Opportunity to work with a dynamic, start-up team that is on the cutting edge of raising awareness of emerging growth and innovation companies. Execute and support the marketing and public relations initiatives for this FinTech Content Start-up. Work closely with the CMO to implement the company’s strategic marketing,…

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Twitter Resumes: 4 Examples Showing Why You Should Have One

Should you have a Twitter resume or not?  Twitter resumes are one of the best ways to create short, targeted resumes. They highlight the main reason an employer should hire you, focusing in on your main selling point.  Everyone is reading less text these days and your resume, your cover letter and even your elevator speech…

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Mobile-Ready Resume: 4 Changes To Make Now

Can your resume be read on your mobile phone?  More and more recruiters and hiring managers are viewing resumes on tablets and cell phones.  Making your resume readable on a computer is old-school.  It now has to be readable on a phone’s small screen.   If you’ve been keeping your resume concise and job app ready,  you…

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Social Media & A Job Search: 7 Reasons To Be Careful

  How important are social media sites in your job search?  They are a must so that recruiters can find you and check out your skills and background.  However, they can also get you eliminated from a search.  A new study released by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) highlights just how HR can weed out candidates…

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PR & Communications Officer – US

  Are you passionate about social media and new technologies? Do you think social media will change the way businesses will advertise, communicate, engage, develop products and service clients? Do you want to join the NYC office of one of the fastest-growing and most innovative European IT companies? We are currently looking for a PR…

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Account Manager

Are you passionate about social media and new technologies? Do you think social media will change the way businesses will advertise, communicate, engage, develop products and service clients? Do you want to join the NYC office of one of the fastest-growing and most innovative European IT companies? We are currently looking for an Account Manager based in NYC…

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