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Entries from November 2011

How To Use Google Voice As A Job Search Tool

November 30th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough In many ways, I think that Google Voice is the best job search tool to become available in the last several years. How can you use Google Voice to help find a job? I have 5 great ways over at my ResumeWriting.com blog! Google Voice Is The Best New Job Search […]

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Tags: Job Search

How are You Handling Your Co-Workers?

November 28th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Many different personality types can be thrown together in one office or in one job setting. Because of this, you may find yourself experiencing some difficulties handling your co-workers. However, there are some strategies you can use when you find yourself in a situation with a co-worker where you are unsure […]

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Tags: My Dumb Office · Office Politcs · WorkLife

Top Five Tricks to Tailor Your Resume

November 10th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Think of your resume as your best tool in marketing yourself as the most qualified candidate for a given job. In order to achieve the goal of getting an interview, you must adjust your resume and cover letter to the specific job for which you’re applying. Tailoring your resume emphasizes the […]

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Tags: Resumes

Best Job Search Tip In Months: Your Voicemail As A Supplementary Resume!

November 7th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough This weekend I ran across the best job search tip I’ve heard in months. It’s so completely simple, I’m a bit embarrassed to say I had never thought of it before. You know the old saw about how your resume has to make a good first impression in a matter of […]

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Tags: Getting Ahead · Job Applications · Job Offers · Job Search · Resumes

My New Resume Writing Book Free For 2 Weeks! Help Me Edit It!

November 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough For years people have been asking me to write a guide to resume writing. For years, I’ve turned them down for reasons I’ll get into at the end of this post. But today I’m announcing that I’m about to publish a “Kindle Single” about resume writing and the upside for you […]

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Tags: Resumes