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Entries for September, 2017

Tips to Succeed: Marketing yourself online

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From Larry’s More ABCs of Strategic Communication (check it out on the website)… 1. Don’t lie – Whether on a resume, application or personal website, make sure facts about you are accurate. 2. Be professional – For college or job applications, use a simple e-mail address with your name or initials that […]

Techniques to Succeed: The 30-3-30 Principle

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From Larry’s More ABCs of Strategic Communication (check it out on the website)… Copy should always be prepared using the 30-3-30 principle. Is your copy aimed at the 30-second reader, three-minute reader or the 30-minute reader? To be effective, write for all three audiences. There are nearly 300 Tips and Techniques in both The […]

How to get a job without connections

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] We thank Thejobnetwork.com for this piece, which appeared in the Courier-Post on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. BY PETER JONES THEJOBNETWORK.COM Networking is probably the number one way to get yourself a job if you are looking. Referrals account for nearly 40 percent of all hires — and referred employees often get jobs quicker and make more […]

9 tips for a successful phone interview

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] (Thank you to the Courier-Post for this. It appeared as an advertorial on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017.  It contains vital information for jb seekers. BY PETER JONES THEJOBNETWORK.COM So you have followed all the best resume tips and land yourself a job interview. You’re prepared to interview, you’re just not prepared to do it […]