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How to Use The Internet in Your Job Search

How to Use The Internet in Your Job Search

If you’re only searching for a job by checking the classifieds, asking your friends and looking for “help wanted” signs, you’re missing out on jobs that could be more better paying, more interesting and more fun than anything you’ve tried…

Moving jobs – how often is too often?

Moving jobs – how often is too often?

It’s not uncommon for younger workers to change jobs frequently in pursuit of their career goals or to better their salary. While some prospective employers see moving jobs as ambitious and go-getting, to others it sends out the wrong signals…

Hiring Job Hoppers: 10 Reasons Why They Are So Very Valuable

Hiring Job Hoppers: 10 Reasons Why They Are So Very Valuable

Hiring managers and recruiters have a long history of rejecting “job jumpers.” And even today, 43 percent of employers won’t consider job jumpers, according to CareerBuilder. If you are not familiar with the term, a “job jumper” or “job hopper”…

The Story behind Jobficient – Job search automation is the way to go!

The Story behind Jobficient – Job search automation is the way to go!

There’s no denying that the process of looking for your next job is tedious and boring. The time consuming, not to mention repetitive, process of searching for the right contacts and writing a personalized message to each one used to…

75% Of Workers Are Affected By Bullying — Here’s What To Do About It

75% Of Workers Are Affected By Bullying — Here’s What To Do About It

Workplace bullying is frighteningly common and takes an enormous toll on our businesses. Research from Dr. Judy Blando (University of Phoenix) has proven that almost 75% of employees surveyed had been affected by workplace bullying, whether as a target or…

How to Make the Most Out of December Downtime to Ramp Up Your Job Search

How to Make the Most Out of December Downtime to Ramp Up Your Job Search

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, or so they say. All is calm, all is bright and definitely merry. Well, just because it’s the end of the year and schedules at the office may be lighter amid frolic…