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8 Traits Employers are Really Looking For

August 25, 2011By Angela Rose for BioSpace.com With almost 14 million Americans still unemployed, competition for available jobs is vigorous. Hiring managers and human resources departments often receive hundreds of resumes or applications for each position they’ve posted. Those that do not have the necessary skills to perform the job as outlined in the job […]

6 Steps to Create, Delete, or Recreate Your Online Image

By C. A. Stapleton, Experienced Professional Career Consultant, Mentor, and Rsum/ Biographical Writer Did you know that upon receipt of your on-line application or resume, it’s just a matter of simply typing in your name in the search box for a hiring manager to find out about you? This can also be accomplished by searching […]

How to Reinvent Yourself in a Changing World

By Angela Rose, BioSpace.com Change is inevitable. And if there is one thing the recent recession has taught all of us, it’s that no job lasts forever. While cutbacks and layoffs have occurred across the board, some industries have been harder hit than others. It’s no secret that the biotech industry has seen massive layoffs. […]

How to Make a Great Impression at Your New Job

By Angela Rose, BioSpace.com Whew… the hard part is finally over. You’ve found a new job and it should be nothing but smooth sailing from now on. You have earned that sigh of relief, but don’t get too comfortable. In these days of “at-will” employment and probationary periods, landing the job doesn’t necessarily mean keeping […]

5 Tips for Using Twitter Effectively in Your Job Search

Dont be a Nit-Twit, Five Tips for Using Twitter Effectively in Your Job Search By Angela Rose, BioSpace.com When searching for your next position, Twitter can be an invaluable tool providing you use it effectively. Dont be a nit-twit (a clueless Twitter time-waster). Instead, consider these five simple tips for using Twitter to land your […]