Is LinkedIn Necessary to Get a Job?

If you want to get a job, you need to be on LinkedIn, as 94% of recruiters and hiring managers use LinkedIn to identify the best fit passive or active candidates for their job openings, according to a report on 2015 job recruitment trends. Ninety-four percent! Whenever I needed to fill a position, whether in IT, marketing,

3 LinkedIn Profile Tips to Adopt for Your Job Search

94% of recruiters and hiring managers use LinkedIn to identify best fit passive or active candidates for their job openings, according to a report on 2015 job recruitment trends. Ninety-four percent. Why are you on LinkedIn, anyway? For one, it’s a social network for professionals, so this is where we cyber-meet individuals whose business needs and

Why Your Job Search isn’t Working

Often, when I profile a client’s struggles with his/her job search, I get taken to task by commenters who chide me for blaming the victim. “It’s not Dave’s or Kevin’s fault,” the comments read, “it’s the job search system that’s flawed. Indeed, it’s all true. Companies are unrealistic in their demands; the job market is