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Why You Still Need a Professional Resume – Even in the Age of LinkedIn.

Why You Still Need a Professional Resume – Even in the Age of LinkedIn. You may have heard some chatter about LinkedIn profiles surpassing the value of resumes.  There is another camp that says the opposite; that resumes will always have a more important place than LinkedIn.  Like most areas with two points of view, the answer lies somewhere in the middle. …

What’s New, Hot & Hidden on LinkedIn: JobMob Guest Blogging Contest Winner

We are so excited that Donna’s article, “What’s New Hot and Hidden on LinkedIn” has taken top prize in the 7th Annual JobMob Guest Blogging Contest.  There were some very well crafted submissions this year and Careerfolk is proud to know that readers found the information useful.  In case you missed it, here is the article. “What’s New, Hot and Hidden on…

Building Career Insurance: Leveraging LinkedIn’s “Über” Networkers

Your network is everything, whether you need a pair of kids’ crutches on New Years day, as I did (thank you Facebook Friends) or if you suddenly find yourself in need of a new job. It’s who you know that will really count when you are in a bind. And there are always a handful of people who just know everyone. Some…

A Discreet Job Search Using Linkedin (Yes, it’s Possible)

If fear of being seen by your employer is one of the reasons holding you back from using LinkedIn to help you find your next job,  then fear no more. One of the biggest concerns about using LinkedIn and other social networking sites that I still hear is fear over lack of privacy and the inability to be discreet. Discretion is, no…

18 Surefire Ways to help Recruiters find you on LinkedIn – part 2

Thank you to Onlinecollege.org for their guest post.  I am happy to be sharing this important and timely information.  To learn how to really make the most out of LinkedIn please click on the link at the end of this article for information on my MasterLinkedIn webinar series going on now! This is Part 2 of a previous article post.  Click here…

18 Surefire Ways to help Recruiters Find You on LinkedIn-Part 1

Thank you to Onlinecollege.org for their guest post.  I am happy to be sharing this important and timely information.  To learn how to really make the most out of LinkedIn please click on the link at the end of this article for information on my MasterLinkedIn webinar series going on now! By now, most people know that LinkedIn is an excellent resource…