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Grab a Recruiter's Attention in 6 Seconds —Here's How to Do It

With the huge number of applications a job opening usually gets, it’s frustrating—but not much of a surprise—that most recruiters spend all of six seconds looking at your resume. So, what’s a job seeker to do? Stop putting effort into perfecting your resume bullet points? Forget The Daily Muse


Business News

Incomes rise for bottom 99 pct.; US inequality still worsens
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the rest of us. Incomes for the bottom 99 percent of American families rose 3.3 percent last year to $47,213, the biggest annual gain in the past 15 years, according to data compiled by economist Emmanuel (more »)

Career Development

3 Ways to Guarantee Conversation Will Flow at Your Follow-up Coffee Meeting
The Daily Muse
In the world of networking, there’s a lot of emphasis on landing that first elusive coffee meeting: how to ask for it, what to do during it, and how to act once it’s over. However, no one really talks about the second meeting. And that’s probably because everyone assumes that you no longer need advice (more »)

Business News

How To Stuff Your Pocket With A Million Dollars
Business2Community
I began with absolutely nothing and have actually been blessed with being a gifted writer, given the resources, had the support from family and business associates. One of the few reasons I will not give up in pursuit in my dreams is simply I am “Relentless,” in a good way. I’ve come up with what I (more »)

Career Development

7 Tips for Achieving Work/Life Balance
Business2Community
According to a recent study published by the American Sociological Review, 70 percent of American workers struggle with finding a work-life system that works for them. For many in the workforce, achieving any type of work-life balance, can seem like a myth that is unachievable. Not only are we working (more »)

Business News

Top American Workplace Trends of 2015 (Infographic)
Business2Community
Working from home is no longer an American dream, as the workplace continues to transition to the digital world. In fact, 84% of Americans work remotely from home more than once a month, according to a new infographic by Workspot – and on a weekly basis, nearly one out of four Americans telecommute. With (more »)

Career Development

6 Secrets to Staying Focused this Summer
Business2Community
Summer is on its way. The sun is coming out, it’s getting warmer, and the grass is actually becoming greener. As staying outdoors becomes more and more tempting, it can be harder to stay focused in the office. But there are ways to celebrate the summer weather without ignoring a flooded inbox: 1. (more »)

Interviewing

How to Spin Your Interview Answers to Make Yourself Sound Like a Hero
The Daily Muse
When you nab a job interview, it’s a given that you’re going to be asked to talk about yourself—but the way you spin your past into a compelling narrative can make or break your chances of the hiring manager viewing you as a must-have addition to the team. Even though you’ve probably already imagined (more »)

Job Search Advice

Top Tips For Applying For Digital Jobs & Progressing Within The Sector
Business2Community
If you’re looking for some helpful and actionable advice regarding working in the digital sector from someone who’s an expert in recruiting in the industry, you’ve come to the right place. For today’s blog, we had a chat with Deepak Saluja, Director of Success Digital, Recruitment Specialists, about (more »)

Interviewing

How to Nail Your (Surprise!) Phone Interview
Business2Community
For jobseekers, a phone interview can sometimes be just as intimidating as an in-person one, perhaps even more so; when you’re speaking on the phone you have no way of making eye contact or of “reading the room,” nor to pick up on facial cues or other social signifiers. In short, you feel like you’re (more »)

Job Search Advice

Here's the Surprising Reason You Keep Landing Jobs You Don't Love
The Daily Muse
Sometimes, you’ll say just about anything to get a job. You apply for a certain position, but once the hiring manager has you in the door, he or she suggests that maybe you’re a better fit for another position. “Are you interested?” he or she asks. And you—eager to put your best foot forward and not (more »)

Interviewing

How To Botch An Interview: 6 Job Interview Mistakes You Can’t Afford To Make
Business2Community
Interviewing for a new job is a stressful process. How do you convince a total stranger that you’rea competent, qualified adult? Well, start by making sure that you are, in fact, a competent and qualified adult, and then study these six job interview mistakes so that you can avoid them during your (more »)

Job Search Advice

How To Write A Resume That Stands Out
Business2Community
To rise above the competition and have a successful job search, you have to do more than hand out resumes and wait for responses that never come. Applying for jobs is more competitive than ever. With the high volume of applications being submitted to job opportunities, the average employer only spends (more »)

Personal Finance

10 Online Tools Show What Your Retirement Will REALLY Look Like
Huffington Post
Retirement calculators have totally come of age. Even though most are still sponsored by financial planning and investment sites, many of the calculators nowadays can be downright informative, amusing and sometimes depressing ways to while away the work day. Here are 10 of our favorite calculators to (more »)

Tech News

Virtual Reality Job Interview Training Helps Veterans With PTSD Find Work
Huffington Post
Job interviews are already stressful enough -- there's a reason there are more than 10 million Google search results for the terms "job interview" and "stress." But for veterans who are also dealing with a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health conditions, the experience (more »)

Personal Finance

The 5 Most Common Personal Finance Mistakes
Business2Community
No matter how financially savvy we might be, we are all going to make mistakes when it comes to our personal finances. It could be something as simple as forgetting the due date on a credit card or something as major as coming out on the losing end of a stock trade. Here are some of the most common (more »)

Tech News

3 Reasons Why Women In Tech Are On The Rise
Business2Community
It’s clear to anyone working in the startup or tech world that women remain the minority in technical or founder roles. A recent report conducted by CrunchBase noted that 14,341 U.S.-based startups received funding during 2009-2014. However, only 2,226 had at least one female founder (15.5%). Yet, while (more »)

Personal Finance

Private Student Loans Are Trapping Co-Signers, CFPB Finds
Huffington Post
Nine-in-ten borrowers who applied for co-signer release on their private student loans were rejected, a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report released Thursday found. Examining 3,100 private student loan complaints received between October 2014 up to March, and another 1,100 debt collection (more »)

Tech News

This $50 Alarm Could Give Millions Of People More Warning Ahead Of Earthquakes
Huffington Post
When an earthquake strikes, survival is often a question of a matter of seconds, and yet in-home earthquake alarms are prohibitively expensive. Currently, Japan is the country that has the most comprehensive nationwide system that warns its citizens when a tremor is heading their way. But a Mexico City-based (more »)


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