Resources

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Nov

2015

What Color is Your Parachute, by Dick Bolles

Author: Beth Stefani

Richard Bolles’ What Color is Your Parachute, is the first resource career counselors and career coaches turn to when helping individuals with career decisions-making.  Since his first edition, Bolles has used his trademark “Flower Exercise” to help job hunters to visualize their “ideal job” by identifying transferable skills and personal traits; geographical preferences; fields of interest; “people environments;” personal values, purpose, and goals; preferred working conditions; and desired salary and level of responsibility. 

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16

Apr

2015

Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile

Author: Beth Stefani

In June, 2014, we presented an advanced LinkedIn seminar, “Sweet Secrets: Unwrap the Job Search Power of LinkedIn.” We shared our advanced secrets for optimizing your LinkedIn profile to: (1) expand and leverage your contacts, (2) extend your reach and presence on LinkedIn, (3) use “push” and “pull” marketing strategies on LinkedIn, and (4) create a “branded” profile that has “stickiness” – the power to attract and retain interest.

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16

Jan

2015

Top 5 Practices to Improve Your Job Search

Whether embarking on a new job search, or picking up where you left off before the holidays – now is a perfect time to kick start your job search for a successful new year. I think the key to a successful search is to build a routine and process, supported by effective practices to maintain your momentum.

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