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Five Ways Candidates Can Beat the Odds

10 October, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
There is one thing job candidates do not like to think about – the odds. Of course there is a reason, the odds are usually so depressing that candidates block the thought from even passing consideration. In many executive searches there may be anywhere from 20 to 100 candidates who apply. Even 20 to one […] Read more»

Value-Based Customized Resumes Are Key For Candidates To Stand Out

28 September, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
The resume is the Achilles heel for so many resume experts and their clients. The reason? Resume consultants are loathe to tell their clients that gone are the days when you send the same resume to every job you decide to pursue. By the way, some of the blame also goes to outplacement consultants. They, […] Read more»

Avoid ‘Sameness’: Differentiating Your Job Search Brand

30 August, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
LISTEN TO PODCAST Today’s BIG Idea for career management is to avoid sameness. In a crowded, noisy job market, it does not pay to be like everyone else. If you are not getting calls back when you submit an application or your resume, it is time to think about a new approach. From your resume […] Read more»