Love networking? Avoid these 3 mistakes

The term “networking” is a new word to describe the speedy and interconnected nature of communication, especially over the Internet. It’s something all professionals seem to be doing all the time but not all of them are doing it well. Here are 3 networking mistakes people often make. Too much of self-promotion If what you’re…

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  • 3 tips to be more valued as a contract employee

    With temporary and contract staffing sales increasing by billions year after year, it’s a no-brainer that today’s contingent workforce wants to make the most of the available jobs. However, money and opportunity never come without competition, do they? It is therefore important to really steer clear of mediocrity and show up as a better employee….

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  • 3 questions a contract job seeker should be asking in an interview

    We’ve already covered various interview tips from what to answer to the dreaded “Why did you leave your last job?” question to how to prove by example that you are a valuable team player. It’s time now to highlight what a job seeker can accomplish by asking intelligent questions in an interview. Asking some important basic questions…

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    How to land a job by convincing recruiters and systems

    Those looking to contract are just two steps away from getting a job: 1) computers and 2) recruiters. Sounds easy, right? It is. Taking the first step with precision and caution is half the battle won. Yes, creating that perfect system-friendly resume is a must to ensure that it gets through the automated resume screening…

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  • 3 tips for creating a mobile-friendly resume

    Job hunting techniques have been evolving rapidly over the past few years. With an increasing number of hiring managers relying on mobile devices to conduct the interview process (yes, they do check your Facebook and LinkedIn on the go), job seekers have few choices but to adapt to the changing recruitment environment to maintain their…

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