Tag-Archive for ◊ jobs ◊

• Monday, November 02nd, 2009

According to recent research from Careerbuilder, prospective hiring managers often research candidates online using major social media websites such as LinkedIn (75%), Facebook (45%), and now Twitter (28%). What do hiring managers look for? LinkedIn On LinkedIn, hiring managers look for professional background, recommendations, connections, and group interests. They learn about the professional background of […]

• Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Giving references to the people you know is great, it feels good helping someone land a new job and start a new career, but it also carries a responsibility. After all, the answers you give might make or break the deal! Many feel the pressure and are often compelled to give vague answers or focus […]