3 Networking Questions For Shy & Introverted Job Seekers, Part 1

It's Thursday evening. You have been working full time and you are tired. You are so worn out that you'd like to call in sick tomorrow, but you can't. How will you "recharge your battery" tonight?

October Buffet: Job Search Tips

Yummy roundup of some of this month’s most interesting job search and career tips. After the Job Rejection: Why Following Up Gracefully Works (Work Coach Café) 10 Tips for Success at Job Fairs (Careerealism) Tech Skills in Demand (Allison Doyle) 3 Steps to Creating Your Career Development Plan (Careerealism) Employers Speak (iSpeak) 13 Common Interviewing … Continue reading October Buffet: Job Search Tips

This LinkedIn Mistake Is Hurting Your Network

Imagine you are at a party with many people around you. Some you know, many you do not but would like to get introductions. You overhear a man whom you have never met talking about an interesting topic. You decide you want to get to know this stranger, even though he has not noticed you yet. You simply turn to the man, smile and say, "We should be friends." What do you think this man's reaction will be to hearing such a bold request from someone he doesn't know anything about?