Category: Resume & Networking
For some, networking can seem more like a task than an opportunity. While others, count the days until their next chance to meet and mingle. No matter your feeling about it, networking is key to both professional and personal growth. With these tips, you’ll be on your way to developing lasting business relationships and becoming a stronger networker.
Have you ever been in the elevator with an executive at your company and found yourself stumbling your way with uncomfortable conversation? And by the time you made it back to your desk, you regretted most of what you said. We’ve all been there.
To be successful in the business world, you must network. But there’s nothing scarier than walking into a room full of strangers and introducing yourself. I can feel my hands get clammy and my stomach drop now. How about you? As the Southeast’s TASTE OF […]
by Lisa Petrilli I learned the critical importance of networking, and discovered my natural aversion to it, early in my career. I was a new college graduate working in the strategic planning division of a $10 billion company, and our business unit had been […]
5 simple guidelines to help you market your skills and network online. By Kelley Joyce Editor’s note: This is the first in a series on using social media to best advantage in the job search. Social media is here to stay, like it or not. […]
by Sean Weinberg What’s the Big Deal? For those of you not in-the-know, Pinterest is a social networking site where people can create and share content within the context of visually-oriented pinboards. Its recent explosion in popularity has helped this site expand beyond cute baby/dog/porcupine photos […]
by Deborah L. Jacobs, Forbes Staff After getting fired in October from the high-tech startup where he had worked for more than four years Joshua Filgate, a 27-year-old engineer in Southborough, Mass., took the usual steps to jump start his job search. He updated his […]
By Alison Doyle, About.com Guide The following is a list of resume action verbs and power words to use in your resumes and cover letters. Use these resume action verbs / resume power words to write a compelling resume. Absorb Accelerate Access Accomplish Accrue