The "hidden job market": a tip for older jobseekers ...

... and to ALL of you for that matter!! If you are not actively networking with friends, family and other associates you may be missing THE opportunity to land that new job! Let the people in your circle know you are looking for work and ask if they have leads or can introduce you to business owners or hiring managers.

It IS who you know -- and you'd be surprised at the introductions and referrals you can find just by asking. Who should you…


You can't have one without the other.

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When Choosing An Employer, Culture Matters

When determining whether an employer is the right fit for you, it is important to find out about its culture. Companies are as different as the people who work there and run the business. For better and worse, culture and leadership are inextricably linked. Founders and influential leaders often set the initial culture of their organizations. Over time an organization’s leaders can also shape culture…


If a company culture judge you by not adapting to it's culture and not by your skills or unique traits or creative solutions you…

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Ageism as a barrier to high-paying work

Hi all, my name is Allana Akhtar and I'm a reporter at Business Insider.

I just published a report on how ageism, not a skills gap, is the biggest barrier to keeping older adults from high-paying work. (& I even got some help from Jobcase CEO Fred Goff).

I'd love to hear your thoughts. Here's the story:

#ageism #seniors #skillsgap #olderwo

I have to believe this is true. I have had numerous interviews recently that I thought went rather well. I am told I am scoring…

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I'm telling you the truth...(Some people will fade away with time, but NOT you.)

Beloved, everyone is living life on thescales of timeand time waits for no one, with no exceptions ~ Edward Alexander

THOUGHT: You were endowed with the seeds of greatness, born to bring forth unimaginable wonders, unspeakable dreams, and inconceivable illustrations of magnificent things to come.

ACTION: You have to loose the binds which have you bound! Then, tie…


God Got Us

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Get it in Writing.

You got the job offer, you are so excited. But did you really get the job offer?

Companies that are on the up and up will always, not sometimes but always do the following:
Send you a job offer, and what is included in that letter is Critical;. Keep that letter, make copies. Hopefully, you will not need to point anything out that is not being done.

Job offers can vary but they should at a minimum have the following information.

Start date…


Mr Smoke, if you’re able, if you haven’t already go back to school for a applied associate degree most programs are 18 mos, apply…

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What to wear???

First impressions are everything, right? So you want to make sure you are dressed professionally for your next job fair or interview and set the tone!

So what does that mean exactly?

Check out these tips to help you dress to impress!

Women's Professional Interview Attire
-Stick to solid colors (avoid patterns, but if you must stick to subtle ones and avoid those that will have them looking at your clothes instead of at your face.)
-A suit…

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Hi it's very nice information, let me know one thing when Boston have the job fir, for Administrative positions.

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Good Advice from a Career Coach

This is WHY you are NOT invited for any job interview!

You respond to job ads all day long but NEVER hear a word back!

Almost every day I hear from clients:
Roland, I constantly apply for jobs, but nothing! What's wrong with me?

Nothing WRONG with you!
When you understand the rules of the job search game, you will be a better player.

These are the main reasons why YOU are not getting invitations
for #jobinterviews:

  1. Your CV doesn't tailor…

Ok, but which of these are fixable and how?

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I motivated a coworker one time by letting him all is not waste there more chance to progress in live.

I motivated a coworker who thinks all is gone and there is no hope he and his family.
I told him life is all about ups and down but you must push and determined to move forward,
the past is gone and he needs to move on

It was very kind of you to do that for your coworker! I hope he took some inspiration from your words and used that to think more…

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Life happens

I lost a really great job, lay offs. I could be upset and complain I sent off 100’s of resumes but I won’t. Instead I’ll focus on all the good things to come and know that if I have the faith the size of a mustard seed, I will be ok. I believe I will be fine. You should do the same. Don’t give up. Do the work, take the time to redo your resume. It will happen. I believe that , you should too.

Yup life happens, and that's why we build an emergency fund. We went over 2 years being unemployed during the recession, but have…

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Let me tell you something, that perhaps, some people don't have the courage to tell you because they are bound by internals and external factors which govern their lives. (I truly understand how some things work.)

That customary sour cheese that someone was feeding you yesterday, that bad news and ill treatment you received, injustice and the group clicks that you experience yesterday, the wrong treatment you had to endure, the pay raise that…


Sometimes you just have to brush off the bad and move on to what is good. Edward Alexander

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I'm telling you the truth...

THOUGHT: Only one person monitors, controls and distributes success according to His will, prompted by the measure of your faith. ~ Edward Alexander

TREASURES: The journey of life requires several walks and talks, perhaps up and down the hills of life in the directions of your dreams. It's what you learn along the way as the Creator sees your needs.

TAKEAWAYS: Be successful and make a marvelous life for yourself…

Thank you for sharing Muhammad Abrar !

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