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‘Deck Is Stacked,’ Frustrated Job Applicants Believe

31 March, 2020 Posted by John G. Self
They call it the black hole. “I cannot tell you how many times I have submitted my resume for a job that I was qualified for and I heard nothing, not even an acknowledgement that they received my resume,” one executive recently complained. “It is just a black hole.” Read more»

WEEKEND READ: It’s Critical to Master the Rules for Video Job Interviews

27 March, 2020 Posted by John G. Self
Job applicants who do not pay attention, who do not take this medium seriously, could limit their prospects. Recruiters across the country, especially in this time of limited travel and social distancing, say they are relying more and more on this medium to conduct critical screening interviews. Read more»

CLARION CALL FOR YOUR CAREER: Six Ways to Overcome Job Search Barriers

26 March, 2020 Posted by John G. Self
We all make excuses. From politics and politicians, to our waistline, even for our performance in a search for a new job. When it comes to finding a job, people rationalize why they shouldn’t change their approach even when they have been out of work for a prolonged period of time. Read more»