Good Read!: “Stop Using These 30 Phrases At Work!”

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This article is amazing! It’s a quick read and Bernard Marr gets right to the point. So often those of us in corporate america use these phrases without even thinking about it. It’s become almost a second language and if you don’t speak the language it’s almost as if you’re not in the club. I […]

Is Your Resume 6-Second Worthy?

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In a time when recruiters and hiring managers are getting inundated with applicants for job postings, one technique they quickly learn to master is the art of “skimming” resumes. They just don’t have time to read each resume word-for-word. Instead, they glance at it quickly and look for key info. If they don’t see what […]

No More Résumés, Say Some Firms

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Union Square Ventures recently posted an opening for an investment analyst. Instead of asking for résumés, the New York venture-capital firm—which has invested in Twitter, Foursquare, Zynga and other technology companies—asked applicants to send links representing their “Web presence,” such as a Twitter account or Tumblr blog. Applicants also had to submit short videos demonstrating […]