5 EZ Steps To Leverage LinkedIn Skills & Endorsements For Your Success

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful Career Management tools business professionals can tap into to maximize the achievement of their objectives. LinkedIn has recently rolled out a new feature that is a great way to facilitate this and to enhance your online brand. Like all Social media, LinkedIn requires two key philosophies. First isContinue reading “5 EZ Steps To Leverage LinkedIn Skills & Endorsements For Your Success”

Strategies to Successfully Hunt in the Hidden Job Market

Last week I discussed the best way to get around the salary question for online applications is to stop relying on online applications and pursue the hidden job market. This makes sense not only to get around the salary question, and the general road block of HR, but also because 80% of the truly openContinue reading “Strategies to Successfully Hunt in the Hidden Job Market”

What Should I Tweet About?

As a follow-up to my blog last week, I am continuing with the twitter theme. After the idea of filtering out the noise, the most often question I get asked is what am I going to tweet about?? Who would be interested in what I have to say? Anyone professional that is serious in keepingContinue reading “What Should I Tweet About?”

How Can I Effectively Leverage Twitter When All I See Is Noise?

One of the most common questions I get about using Twitter as part of a job search strategy is, “How can I get through all the noise?” It is a very good question, with actually a quite simple answer. However, in order to get to the answer, it is very important to understand that toContinue reading “How Can I Effectively Leverage Twitter When All I See Is Noise?”

How to Increase Your Career Security Through Professional Associations

The other day, I had the opportunity to speak to the Future Business Leaders of America at Cal-State Fullerton. During the question and answer session, one of the members asked, given the current lack of job security in corporate American, what can they do to create their own career security? As you have read inContinue reading “How to Increase Your Career Security Through Professional Associations”

How is your business card branding you?

Are you in transition? Do you have a business card? What does it say about you? Why do you need a business card, what should you put on it, and what should it look like? With over 80% of jobs being landed through networking, business cards are often your first exchange of information when youContinue reading “How is your business card branding you?”

How To Get Traction In Your Job Search

The job search can be so overwhelming. So many things to do! We know about the job boards, but how do you make your resume just right to get noticed? We all hear that networking is the way to uncover the hidden jobs, so we have to get out there and network, network, network. NowContinue reading “How To Get Traction In Your Job Search”

10 Steps to take your career from running in the rat race to playing Above The Rim

In my previous post, I wrote about 10 steps professionals in transition can take to rise up to their purpose. I received several comments that with a few modifications, this is also appropriate for professionals who are not in transition, so I decided to write a new post from this focus. Has the rat raceContinue reading “10 Steps to take your career from running in the rat race to playing Above The Rim”

10 Tips to make 2012 a year for you to rise up to your purpose

We are living in the most challenging times we have faced in generations. Are you in transition now? Do you feel like you are riding a Tokyo rush hour subway? Are you feeling squeezed by the enormity of the job search, crushed in the crowd competing for too few jobs? The good news is weContinue reading “10 Tips to make 2012 a year for you to rise up to your purpose”

How to effectively and efficiently leverage the power of Social Media in your job search.

The Ayres Hotel 4785 Chino Hills Parkway, Chino Hills, CA Saturday, November 5, 2011 8:00 am ~ 4:00 pm For registration contact Liz Lavaveshkul at lizlavaveshkul@rocketmail.com We are currently in the most challenging job market of our lifetime. Job security is no longer provided by corporate America. How do we compete against the hoards ofContinue reading “How to effectively and efficiently leverage the power of Social Media in your job search.”