Archive for May 2016

This Week in Career Advice: May 23 – 29, 2016

Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we learn how to write a standout LinkedIn headline, the dos and don’ts of business meetings, and more!   How to Write a Standout LinkedIn Headline Get noticed on LinkedIn with an eye-catching headline. Try these 5 tips to get started.   10 Things…

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This Week in Career Advice: May 16 – 22, 2016

Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we take a look at reasons why you didn’t get the job, how to manage a bad manager, and more!   4 Reasons You Didn’t Get the Job—Despite Following All the Rules You still didn’t get the job even though your cover letter…

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This Week in Career Advice: May 9 to 15, 2016

  Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we review failure, low-ball salary offers, and job-hunting while pregnant.   Corny, But So True: 3 Life Lessons Failure Teaches You There are some lessons in life that can only be learned from failure, like the value of persistence.   How To…

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How Good Does Your Resume Look?

This is the second in a series of articles highlighting principles for writing a sparkling resume. Each article presents one or more keys to creating a professional and effective resume that generates interviews. How Resumes are Read Resumes are rarely read. Resumes are first scanned, usually by HR (Human Resources) or the internal recruiter. Resumes…

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This Week in Career Advice: May 2 to May 8, 2016

  Every week, the InsuranceJobs.com Employment Blog brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week:   Ten Good Reasons To Quit Your Job This article from Forbes’ career expert Liz Ryan reminds us that we’re never trapped in a job, regardless of how we feel. Need permission to quit your job?…

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This Week in Career Advice: April 25 – May 1, 2016

InsuranceJobs.com Gives Analysis of February 2013 Employment Situation

Whether you’re quitting, job-hunting, or interviewing – this week’s top career articles have something in store for you! How to Turbocharge Your Productivity, According to a New York Times Reporter Who’s Literally Written Books on the Topic New York Times reporter Charles Duhigg reveals his strategy for being more productive, and how to use Disney’s…

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