Why “Buzzwords” are Necessary in a Job Search

Every year articles circulate on the topic of ‘the year’s most overused buzzwords’, cautioning us on the most widely used keywords in resumes and LinkedIn profiles.  Yet not all buzzwords are bad.   Think about it – most buzzwords are

Salary Negotiations for Job Seekers

Money is usually the most sensitive issue in the hiring process. Discussing compensation often causes anxiety for both parties, but negotiating salary is an expected and normal part of the job search process. Confidence is important in negotiations.   You’ve

Let’s Get You LinkedIn

    According to the 2013 Jobvite Social Recruiting Survey: “Anyone not leveraging social referrals is behind the curve”.      This 2013 survey also shares the following statistics:    94% of recruiters use or plan to use social media in