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Entries for May, 2015

Post interview Thank-You Note

[To comment: larry at larrylitwin dot com] Matt Tarpey of “CareerBuilder” stresses the importance of the follow-up Thank-You Note. “Following up a job interview with a personalized thank-you note may seem old fashioned, but it could mean the difference between landing the job and continuing your search.”   Also to help you stand out from […]

Memorial Day — from Dale Carneigie’s Anita Zinsmeister — plus Shopping Tips

[To comment: larry at larrylitwin dot com] This week we tap the Dale Carneigie newsletter. By Anita Zinsmeister, President of Dale Carnegie®Training of Central & Southern New Jersey  But FIRST: Tips for holiday shopping — Here are four things you should not buy on Memorial Day. You won’t get the best prices, according to NerdWallet research. They […]

10 Tips To Lead Effectively

[To comment: larry at larrylitwin dot com] This comes from: Dale Carnegie e-Newsletter By Anita Zinsmeister, President of Dale Carnegie® Training of Central & Southern New Jersey   10 Tips To Lead Effectively  Word count for this issue: 638 Approximate time to read: About 2.5 minutes @ 250 words per minute  Honest.  Motivating.  Well-respected.  Humble.  Fair.  These are just a few […]

For A Resume, Type Font Matters

[To comment: larry at larrylitwin dot com] (From NPR on April 28, 2015. Here is link: http://www.npr.org/2015/04/28/402736024/for-a-resume-type-font-matters?utm_source=npr_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20150503&utm_campaign=mostemailed&utm_term=nprnews       Before you even get your foot in the door of your next job, your resume can say a lot about you — starting with typeface.      “Using Times New Roman is the typeface equivalent […]