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How to Write Awesome LinkedIn Recommendations

Posted on February 20th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Caroline Lau. Comments Off on How to Write Awesome LinkedIn Recommendations

I compare writing a LinkedIn recommendation to crafting an Amazon product review. As a consumer, I use it to research whether the product is reliable and the delivery of its promises. I want to know specifics like how long you have had it for and, how it helped alleviate some of their daily chores. I pay no credence to reviews that say “It is great, would recommend” or “it was cheap.” To compare, this is equivalent to saying “Hardworking, nice coworker”. That does not tell me anything about you.

Getting a Job Through Social Media

Posted on May 22nd, by Lougie in Job Search, Resume Writing. Comments Off on Getting a Job Through Social Media



Using Pinterest as your resume – TNW

The Facebook Job Board Is Here: Recruiting Will Never Look The Same – J.J. Colao, Fobres
Make LinkedIn Help You Find A Job – Susan Adams, Forbes
Job Seekers: Beware These Social Media Traps -Dani Fankhauser
10 Smart Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search -Alexis Grant, USNews
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