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Job Search Checklist #16: Lose Your Job Responsibilities

Dec 18 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, Resumes by Phil Rosenberg

Assume that your resume is like 99% of resumes focused on responsibilities. If it’s good enough for all those other people, why isn’t it good enough for you?

Cover Letters – Poor Choice For Job Seeker Branding

Dec 17 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

Most job seekers use cover letters to try to differentiate themselves. Here’s 3 reasons cover letters are ineffective personal branding tools …

Job Search Checklist #15: Describing past employers

Dec 11 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, Resumes by Phil Rosenberg

Describing employers diverts your audiences’ attention from what you’re selling … yourself. Here’s 4 reasons why describing past employers works against you:

Branding Value vs Skills

Dec 10 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

Instead of listing what they are really searching for in job descriptions, employers list skills rather than problems. Here’s 3 ways to brand yourself by value:

Job Search Checklist #14: Job Titles

Dec 4 2012 in Featured, Job Search Strategy, reCareered Blog by Phil Rosenberg

If you’re looking for the same job as your most recent one, job titles won’t be an issue. Here’s 3 ways to have your job titles help you get a different job …

Branding Years Of Experience

Dec 3 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

Age 40+ job seekers can face ageism when they apply for positions at many companies. One of the triggers for age discrimination is the personal brand a candidate chooses on their resume. The changed reality of today’s job market is that years of experience aren’t as valuable as they used to be. When experience loses […]

Branding Your Resume For Intelligence

Nov 28 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

So you want employers to see your intelligence, how do you tell them about it? Here are 5 Ways To Brand Your Resume For Intelligence …

Job Search Checklist #13: Superior vs commodity branding

Nov 27 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

You want to brand yourself as a superior candidate but you’re really branding as a commodity. Learn from these examples of superior and commodity branding …

Are You Using A Silly String Job Search Strategy?

Nov 20 2012 in Featured, Job Search Strategy, reCareered Blog by Phil Rosenberg

Many job seekers use a Silly String job search strategy, mainly because they think it will help their career. Of course you’re not intentionally self destructing your job search strategy, but many things that job seekers naturally do … or were taught to do … can unintentionally damage your job search. Most job seekers were […]

Branding For A Job Vs Branding For An Opportunity

Nov 19 2012 in Featured, reCareered Blog, social branding by Phil Rosenberg

If branding yourself for a job doesn’t get you interviews, what will? Here’s 5 ways to brand yourself for a specific opportunity …

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