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CEO Responsible For Thousands Of Hires At Google Explains The ‘Simple Formula’ For Making Any Resume Stand Out

Laszlo Bock, CEO of Humu and the man famous for turning Google into one of the best workplaces in the world, sat down for “cheat sheet” LinkedIn …

7 Ways To Make It Easier For Recruiters To Skim Your Resume

Recruiters rarely read your resume from start to finish. Follow these tips in order to grab their attention right away.<p>It’s easy to think that after all the work you’ve put into perfecting your resume, recruiters will at least spend the time thoroughly reading it from start to finish. …

Employment

9 Powerful LinkedIn Marketing Tips (That Actually Work)

The world is shrinking.Remember the Six Degrees of Separation trend from the 1990’s?The hypothesis was that anyone in the world could be connected to …

Marketing

Don't Be Afraid To Stand Out -- Be Afraid Of Blending In

One of the biggest job-search mistakes you can make is to play it safe. The more you look and sound like every other job seeker, the worse your job search experience will be.<p>The best way to get overlooked by employers is to brand yourself like an anonymous clone, put up with every kind of job …

Employment

This Is the No. 1 Reason Why People Fail at Switching Jobs (and What to Do About It)

There's a reason changing careers is so hard, but it's not impossible.<p>In my last 15+ years as a career coach, I've worked with many professionals who feel "rusted out" in their current career. They want to make a shift. They talk dreamily about how much greater their personal and professional lives …

Employment

Ten Resume-Writing Rules You're Allowed To Break Now

The world of job searching is changing fast! Resume-writing is changing, too.<p>We used to be bound by ancient resume-writing rules. We never found out who made up these rules or why everybody followed them. We were simply told “This is how you must write your resume!” and we obeyed.<p>Now things are …

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21 tough interview questions you may have to answer if you want to work at Amazon

Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.<p>"I'd rather interview 50 people and not hire anyone than hire the wrong person," CEO Jeff Bezos once said.<p>In fact, Bezos used to interview every single applicant to ensure that the right people were tasked with moving his …

Employment

Exactly How To Format And Save Your Resume (And Why It Matters)

Here are the fonts to use and avoid, how to title the file, and more.<p>Your first goal when applying to jobs is always to save your resume from getting lost in employers’ big databases, but this is inevitably going to happen. Many recruiters and employers use some form of “applicant tracking system” …

Employment

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation) | Inc.com

While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which is when you had better be ready for the most commonly asked job interview questions).<p>Oddly enough, …

Employment

Use Design Thinking to Solve Your Toughest Marketing Challenges

Modern day marketing is a realm overflowing with data and tests aimed at shedding light on your customers' true desires. Yet marketing teams still …

Design

Creativity is the engine of progress in modern society—and our best bulwark against automation

Creativity is the engine of progress in our modern society.<p>A controversial statement, to be sure, and one that would certainly be made by a designer. Yet I find that the definition of creativity is generally too narrow and restrictive. In the popular imagination, a creative is more likely to be Don …

UX Design

A Comprehensive Guide To UX Research

(This is a sponsored article.) Before embarking upon the design phase of any project, it’s critical to undertake some research so that the decisions …

UX Design

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Introduction<p>A basic understanding of networking is important for anyone managing a server. Not only is it essential for getting your services online …

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The best free SEO tools of 2018

Techradar, one of the largest technology websites in the world, is visited by millions of users each month, the majority of them coming through …

21 Experts Share Their Single Best Piece of SEO Advice by @beanstalkim

Some of the most brilliant and inspiring people in search share their single best piece of SEO advice with you.The post 21 Experts Share Their Single …

Search Engines

What's the difference between data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence?

When I introduce myself as a data scientist, I often get questions like “What’s the difference between that and machine learning?” or “Does that mean …

Machine Learning

Moz Won't Be Updating Their Search Engine Ranking Factors

The last time Moz updated their search engine ranking factors study was over two years ago in August 2015. Well, that might be the last time they …

Search Engines

Five LinkedIn Strategies That Will Improve Your Career

<i>What are the top 5 LinkedIn strategies for career growth? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mario Peshev, CEO of DevriX and SME Digital Consultant, on Quora:</b><p>As a job seeker (or a …

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Marketing

Looking for a new job? Don’t be boring

The best advice for someone who’s on the job hunt this new year“Don’t be boring.”When I asked Amanda Lannert, CEO of Jellyvision, what advice she had …

Employment

Why Your Brand Name is the Best SEO Hack You’ve Got (And What that Means for Your Bottom Line)

Sometimes, SEO doesn’t work out so well.You join the army of SEOs to climb through the rankings, drive traffic, generate leads, and close deals.You …

Domain Names

5 Smart Ways To Generate Endless Ideas For Your Content Marketing

There’s a solid reason why content dominates the current realm of marketing. It’s the best way for businesses to share their knowledge and set …

SEO in 2018: The Ultimate Guide to Rockin' It

The Definitive Guide to SEO in 2018<p>By: <b>Yauhen Khutarniuk</b><p>January 3rd, 2018<p>The year of 2017 was relatively calm for SEOs. But no matter how peaceful the …

SEO

Exactly How To Decide Which Skills To Put On Your Resume

Don’t just list every software program you’ve ever worked with. Take these four steps instead.<p>You know what your goal is when you’re writing your resume: You’ve got to capture recruiters’ and hiring managers’ interest in a way that separates you from everyone else in the stack. But while you’re …

Employment

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

Employment

Aiming to be the LinkedIn for creatives, The Dots raises £4m

Professional social networks like LinkedIn have long been a mainstay of business, but what if you are more of a creative bent where LinkedIn looks pretty stuffy? In the US, Behance, a network for creatives previously raised $6.5 million and now the general idea has moved across the pond in the …

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6 Ways to Make Sure Your Resume Gets Read

Advance to the interview round by sidestepping common mistakes with not-so-common solutions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re looking for a new job, the most important aspect of your search lies in one simple piece of paper: your resume. Many hiring managers …

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