Executive Job Search – Strategic Preparation

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Executive job search and transition strategies mean that many job seekers need to change industries or progress in their current industry. Changing industries in particular requires both the executive and the company to recognize transferable skills. You also need to be willing to totally market those skills through a number of different mediums.

5 Interview Blunders to Avoid

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Supposedly the job market begins its journey back based on recent government statistics. As always, it becomes not what the US Department of Labor may say it’s often about how the job search goes for you or a close friend or family member. Those seem to be the statistics that matter the most to those we serve.
Now that the market in a lot of areas seems to be on some kind of rebound, what happens when you do get that hard to get interview? Moreover, how could you screw it up? Let me count the ways. Small blunders and large blunders can do you in but here is a primer on some small things that could hurt you. This bottom line is pay attention to every seemingly small detail.