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Social Media and Where Employment Law is Taking It

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Corporate Services, Talent Acquisition

Employment law issues impact everyone who works. Most of us allow the law to operate in the background and don’t possess the awareness that we should about certain issues. With recent notes on some significant employment law updates it’s important to share a little bit of what’s new. First let’s consider the sheer breadth of law and how it impacts …

The 50+ Job Search & How To Think About Your Brand

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Individual Services

Are you 50+ or thereabouts and looking for a job? Do you feel that recruiters look the other way when they receive your resume? Are you not passing through the phone screens and the phone screeners who seem like they could be your kids? Are you frustrated in your search? You are not alone. A lot of people in there …

Effective Online Networking Tactics for Financial Executives

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Individual Services

Executives in any industry need to carefully craft their online brands. Most financial executives may be considered more introverted then the typical marketing, sales or other C-suite executives. Recently I spoke to a robust group of financial executives at the Financial Executive Networking Group (FENG) in the Raleigh, North Carolina, hosted by David Bass of Arena Capital Advisors. I invited …

Reduce Career Search Distractions

CareerPro Inc. Blogging, Individual Services

Financial planners tell me budgets don’t often bust with the largest of expenses but a series of small cuts into the budget. Have I seen the devastation of job loss? Yes. We work with people in career transition who are working, doing consulting and those who are recently separated due to downsizing or firing (or any other euphemism you want …