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Here are some recent tweets to help with your job search:
@JobHuntOrg Be specific about what you want, “A JOB!” or “ANYTHING!” isn’t very helpful to your network or to people who want to help.
@Give2GetJobs Also, employers love go-getters. If there isn’t a networking group that meets your needs, create an event yourself.
@HireEffect In large events, don’t just trade business cards. Focus on meeting ONE person with whom you make a real connection.
@JennJBowen Networking at grocery store, subway, kids sports might be awkward but it is great practice for more formal settings.
@JobHuntOrg All interactions outside family could be networking, In real life and online. Be open to those opportunities, be targeted, & be unselfish.
@KimNCarswell I tell my clients to put their happy, I’m ready for the next opportunity face on when they leave the house.
@JobHuntOrg I see people spending too much time online applying for jobs that aren’t good fits. Feels productive but isn’t.
@ResumeStrategy When somebody asks “what are you looking for” and you stumble on the answer, you’ve blown a potential lead.
@Mediabistro Don’t just look for a job. Take meetings, call people, and remind people that you are relevant. – Andrew Goldman, HBO
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