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August 29 2008

As far as chit-chat and spit-spat go, this week has been one of the most active in the forums. With a cross section of topics, points of view and personalities clamoring for a voice John reminds us how to play nice.

Add your thoughts and comments to John's list of 10 "rules of engagement:"

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Added by Amitai Givertz on August 29, 2008 at 7:00am — No Comments

7 People to Avoid Like Hell in the Office

I'm a sucker for a good, fun post, and Ali Hale (Brazen Careerist) knows how to deliver.



Here's Ali's top choice on the list of people to avoid in the office:



Numero Uno: THE DRAMA QUEEN (DQ)



Yep, every office has the resident DQ. You know, the one that turns every mishap into a major catastrophe.



Avoid. Like the plague. Run Bambi run.… Continue

Added by Dennis Smith on August 28, 2008 at 11:27pm — No Comments

Overcoming Common Job Application Problems

When people are looking for a job, they tend to spend a lot of time writing and revising their resumes and preparing to answer job interview questions. However, even employers who accept resumes from applicants are going to ask job candidates to fill out an application prior to making an offer. Properly completing a job application form can make the difference between getting an interview and being overlooked.



Unfortunately, many people overlook getting prepared to fill out a job… Continue

Added by Candice Arnold on August 28, 2008 at 6:38pm — No Comments

Important Interview Tips

Here are some tips for interview.



HR Interview:
The main objective of this interview is to get the technical interview or invited to an in-person interview.This interview is to determine the person's personality and team work.Warm up your voice and vocal cord---it may help to make you sound more confident, firm and pleasant.

Your voice tells many things about you.



DOs:



Getting ready for the interview:

Go to the bathroom before the… Continue

Added by Swati Datta on August 28, 2008 at 4:29pm — 4 Comments

SmartAdminPeople- Post your Administrative jobs for free

We would like to invite you to post your administrative open positions, free of course on our new Community/ Career Site, SmartAdminPeople.com. Our unique approach to the Network/Recruiting is constantly expanding and developing through video resumes , and individual online portfolios. With such resources, this allows members to expand their skills, market their products, and create a buzz on the discussion boards.



Using… Continue

Added by Simone Yard on August 28, 2008 at 4:11pm — No Comments

Recruiting takes a holiday? NEVER!

Recruiting takes a holiday – leverage your position!



Woo-Hoo – a Holiday, Right? I mean, you’re probably thinking about staying up all night Sunday (probably trying some Jello Shot recipes) watching the Muscular Dystrophy Telethon and closing Monday afternoon out with a BBQ.



I don’t blame you. Before I was a big biller that’s how I spent my holiday time,… Continue

Added by Art Pitcher on August 28, 2008 at 11:11am — 1 Comment

One Order of Squirrel Please - and hold the cheap...

RecruiterGuy.net Purple Squirrel It's been an interesting few days for calls from the past. Within the last 9 days I've received a call from a former co-worker looking for a job, a frustrated friend trying to get "that interview," an Army buddy interested in a career change, and a fellow recruiter wanting to talk about unrealistic time lines.



My fellow recruiter was… Continue

Added by RecruiterGuy on August 28, 2008 at 9:30am — No Comments

Leaving A Legacy To Be Proud Of-Revving Up Your Recruiting Drive

Tonight I return home with some thoughtfulness and perspective. It would seem I have had a lot of opportunity to do this lately, think, ponder and deliver. I recently sat down to review a few things on my recent list of career goals, revisiting my perspective on what I really, really wanted out of where I was going and where I had come thus far. It is a lively action to do this, I think every time I do, I remember very clearly what brought me to these new days.



I am satisfied, happy… Continue

Added by Mike Rasmussen on August 28, 2008 at 2:00am — No Comments

Need volunteers willing to give free career advice

I'm looking for HR, Career, staffing, recruiting, sourcing professionals who want to volunteer their time and give good career advice to those who need it. There are literally thousands of entry level, intermediate and professional workers that can use the advice of Human Resource professionals. If you feel a need to help others please join me in giving out advice to those in need.

Please join my new group at www.freecareeradvice.ning.com

Brendan Moran

Added by Brendan Moran on August 28, 2008 at 1:30am — 1 Comment

The 2008 OCI Season Is Here

For all of the law school recruiters, law firm recruiters and law students going through the hectic, stressful time of on-campus recruitment, please checkout the link below. It is a discussion between the Chair of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton's Recruiting Committee and two law students about the recruitment of the top law firms of the country's best law students. Enjoy.



The… Continue

Added by Keeley Mitchell-Wallace on August 27, 2008 at 11:00pm — No Comments

<a href="http://Intelli-Source.com">Here are a few of our current candidates:</a>

We would be very interested in doing some split business!



Intelli-Source, LLC is a full service recruiting firm that specializes in key positions for the healthcare arena.

We are not an employment job board; we conduct active, aggressive and effective searches on behalf of our clients.



Utilizing a team of researchers and cutting edge technology our recruiters source, recruit, screen and secure highly qualified Chief Nursing Officers and other key healthcare management… Continue

Added by Rick Whitley on August 27, 2008 at 10:14pm — No Comments

Job Interview Etiquette….At Lunch

Not out to lunch…at lunch. As in, what do you need to know to have a successful job interview over lunch? Interviews over meals may seem less formal than office interviews, but they are just as important. If you have a lunch interview for reasons other than your interviewer is truly incredibly busy, it’s because he or she is looking for something more than just your job skills. Like, how do you handle yourself in a semi-social situation? Can you focus with multiple distractions? (Are you gross… Continue

Added by Peggy McKee on August 27, 2008 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Courting the candidate... and your significant other

I realized today that there is a great deal of similarities between courting a mate and courting our candidates.

when your courting your significant other, in the beginning you are possibly dating others and so you look to be the best, the best at talking, laughing and joking, hanging out, showing off all of you great assets, being YOU. BUT you dont show off the fact that you like to leave dirty socks on the floor or you like eating cold pizza... everyday.

This can also be related to… Continue

Added by Shift BPM on August 27, 2008 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Overcoming Job Application Problems

When people are looking for a job, they tend to spend a lot of time writing and revising their resumes and preparing to answer job interview questions. However, even employers who accept resumes from applicants are going to ask job candidates to fill out an application prior to making an offer. Properly completing a job application form can make the difference between getting an interview and being overlooked.



Unfortunately, many people overlook getting prepared to fill out a job… Continue

Added by Candice Arnold on August 27, 2008 at 4:30pm — No Comments

How to Choose and Hit Job Search Targets Creatively

Be Creative In Your Job Search

Ever want to slap your forehead and say, "Why didn't I think of that?"



You might, after you discover how one New York man found the right job, largely as a result of blind luck ... or was it creative smarts?



Read on to judge for yourself and, more importantly, to find the two lessons that can get you hired, too ...



The Sandwich Wrap Resume Trick"College prepares you for the real world. That's… Continue

Added by Candice Arnold on August 27, 2008 at 4:24pm — No Comments

I Want To Come Back To Life As Wowee the Chimpanzee

I've been thinking about one of my posts of old regarding how recruiters who ask you want kind of animal you'd like to return to life as rival the IQ of a prairie dog . . .

And today, I've determined the answer:

Wowee the Chimpanzee

Added by Joshua Letourneau on August 27, 2008 at 4:15pm — No Comments

Job Search Problems: Keys and Solutions

It's been said that, successful people aren't free from problems, successful people solve problems. To be successful in your job search, you must solve problems -- lots of them -- between now and the day you get hired. The faster and more creatively you do so, the shorter your search for work will be. Here's the story of how one woman ran into a roadblock in her job search, with suggestions that can help her -- and you -- solve problems and get hired faster.… Continue

Added by Candice Arnold on August 27, 2008 at 4:14pm — No Comments

5 Tips for Interviewing and Hiring Top Medical Sales Reps!

Today’s video will show you the top 5 things to keep in mind when interviewing and hiring sales reps for medical sales, healthcare sales, DNA sales, medical supplies sales, clinical diagnostics sales, pharmaceutical sales, laboratory sales, biotech sales, pathology sales, or imaging sales: what to make sure you do, and how to avoid common hiring mistakes.



1. Use a results-based decision-making process. What does this mean? Look at your current reps (most importantly -look at the high… Continue

Added by Candice Arnold on August 27, 2008 at 4:03pm — No Comments

Social Media’s REAL Value: “Consumer Generated Insights”

In reading a report from Aberdeen Research on “Customer 2.0: The Business Implications of Social Media”, I learned that of their data set, Best-in-Class organizations demonstrated the following:



a. 100% improved year-over-year performance in Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI). The avg increase was an aggregate 11% ROMI.

b. 82% improved year-over-year performance in customer retention. The avg increase was an… Continue

Added by Joshua Letourneau on August 27, 2008 at 1:20pm — 4 Comments

You May Have Already Won!

Anyone who has known me for a time knows one definite thing about me. I hate to be startled. It is not funny to leap out from behind a door and scream at me. It is not high comedy to drop a loud cup on the kitchen floor as I’m standing there. I hate when you’re all charged up with static electricity and you poke me and giggle. Chances are, I will instinctively hit you. Hard. It’s not a choice I make, just something my body does in response. I can’t control it, so it’s best not to risk… Continue

Added by Shannon on August 27, 2008 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment

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