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Why Won’t Employers Hire Overqualified Workers?

Tweet “Why wouldn’t an employer WANT a candidate who is overqualified?”, a Jobfully reader asks. “Wouldn’t they be happy to have someone who was completely competent from day one and readily able to take on more responsibility as needed? Why is being overqualified

10 Ways You Should Never Describe Yourself

Tweet Today our guest blogger is Jeff Haden. Jeff is a columnist for CBSMoneyWatch.com and Inc.com.  He has written more than 30 non-fiction books, including four Business and Investing titles that reached #1 on Amazon’s bestseller list.  Jeff learned much of what he knows about business from managing a 250-employee book manufacturing plant. Everything else […]

Video Friday: Getting Found Online

Having a strong online presence can be a great way to be found by recruiters. In this blog, we share some tips on how to stand out.

Video Friday: Transitioning Into a New Field

Tweet A job search creates a great opportunity to take your career in a new direction. But making that transition, and selling yourself in a new area can be tricky. In today’s Friday Video, Life Coach Patricia Klingler gives a quick tip on how to move in a new direction.

Video Friday: Body Language in Job Interviews

Tweet Your body language might matter more in your job interviews than the word you say.  Pay attention to your body language so that you can project a professional and confident image. 

Top 5 Most Common Networking Mistakes

Tweet Today our guest blogger is Jeff Haden. Jeff is a columnist for CBSMoneyWatch.com and Inc.com.  He has written more than 30 non-fiction books, including four Business and Investing titles that reached #1 on Amazon’s bestseller list. Jeff learned much of what he knows about business from managing a 250-employee book manufacturing plant. Everything else he […]

Video Friday: Targeting Small Companies

Advice and tips on landing a job at small companies in today’s economy.

6 Steps to a More Marketable LinkedIn Profile

Tweet Today our guest blogger is Jeff Haden. Jeff is a columnist for Inc.com and CBSMoneyWatch.com.  He has written more than 30 non-fiction books, including four Business and Investing titles that reached #1 on Amazon’s bestseller list. Jeff learned much of what he knows about business from managing a 250-employee book manufacturing plant. Everything else he […]

Video Friday: Understand a Job’s Requirements

Job seekers should take time to clearly understand the job description and requirements before applying.

LinkedIn Tip: Invitation Etiquette

Tweet Today our guest blogger is Matt Youngquist. Matt is the President of Career Horizons, serving Northwest individuals and organizations dealing with the unique challenges of job hunting and employment transition.  Matt is a recognized expert in the field of career coaching, job hunting, and professional employment counseling.  You can follow him on Twitter @mattyoungquist. Over […]