Archive for ‘Business’

January 25, 2015

Expand and enhance your job search with social media

Expand and enhance your job search with social media

Enhance your job search

(BPT) – If social media isn’t at the top of your list when starting your job-searching endeavors, you might find the process slow and tedious. That’s because social networks are the way nearly all U.S. companies are finding new employees, according to Jobvite.

As you finalize your resume and create drafts for cover letters, be sure to plan your social media strategy as well.

“Make sure you have a social media strategy to augment traditional methods such as face-to-face networking and informational interviews,” says Lyndsay Cooper, career services director for The Art Institute of Tennessee-Nashville, which is a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta.

Check out the following tips to give yourself an edge in your job search.

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January 11, 2015

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Are you the kind of person who enjoys interacting with other people, likes working your own flexible hours, and has been looking for the opportunity to start your own business? If so, the system described in this book may be just what you’ve been looking for!

 

December 14, 2014

5 job interview questions you must be prepared to answer

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(BPT) – It’s a competitive market for all types of jobs, from entry level on up. If you have an interview scheduled, make certain you’re prepared for the questions you’ll be asked.

The first step is to do your homework, which includes researching the company, the industry and the job position you’re applying for, says Jodi Berkshire, assistant director of Career Services at The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. No one can be prepared for every question an employer might ask, but you should be prepared with ways to gracefully answer categories of questions. Here are Berkshire’s top five job interview questions to anticipate:

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