Three Careers with the Best Work Life Balance Options 

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Looking for a career that allows a flexible schedule? According to our friends at YourCareerIntel.com these are the Three Careers with the best Work Life Balance Options. 1. Executive Recruiting offers remarkable flexibility, as the two most important tools in recruiting …

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There’s No Room in the Workplace for These 5 Bad Habits

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According to CareerBuilder research, about 3 in 4 employees have witnessed some type of childish behavior among colleagues in the workplace, including: Whining: 55 percent Pouting over something that didn’t go his/her way: 46 percent Tattling on another co-worker: 44 percent …

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How to Hire Top Sales People

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Sales Recruiters: How to Hire Top Sales People According to Monster.com, “80% of all hiring decisions made involving salespeople are mistakes.” By: Landy Chase Most of us are familiar with the Pareto Principle. More commonly known as the 80/20 rule, …

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Suggestions from Tech Recruiters to Set Yourself Apart from the Candidate Pool

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What makes a tech recruiter stop and take notice of a candidate? According to MeetToby.com these are the steps to take. Tip #1: Edit Your Resume One recruiter we spoke with compared resumes to a first date. It’s usually the …

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Resume Mistakes you Must Avoid

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Six resume mistakes you need to avoid making. You don’t proofread. The overwhelming majority (77 percent) of hiring managers say they instantly disqualify resumes with typos or bad grammar. Give your resume a once-over or ask a peer to review it …

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6 Signs You’ve Found a Great Recruiter

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In the recruiting industry there are good recruiters, and there are bad ones. Just like any job, some take it more seriously than others. With recruiting it’s a bit different. We fall somewhere between sales reps and human resource specialists. …

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Does a College GPA matter in Sales Hiring?

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The New Resume: No Cover Letter

Your college GPA is often a key factor when applying for high-end positions in the Medical, Pharmaceutical, or Engineering industries. Your GPA should NOT play a deciding factor in the area of sales. Here’s why: School is school, it is …

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Is Your LinkedIn Profile Pic Helping or Hurting Your Job Search?

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TheLadders posted an excellent article on what NOT to do with your professional profile pic. Not only does this go for Facebook, but more importantly LinkedIn. The article is found here. As a recruiter and social media manager, I have …

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