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Introducing RedRocketResume Outplacement Services

No one enjoys letting employees go. But with the job market upheaval of 2020 and beyond, workforce reductions and organizational restructuring are here to stay. Introducing RedRocketResume’s Job Outplacement Services. Boutique-caliber job placement services to protect your company’s reputation and your bottom line.

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How to Get Hired – Tips for Job Seekers

Leveraging LinkedIn as a professional development and job search tool doesn’t have to be complicated. Check out this interview with my top tips on optimizing your LinkedIn presence for a successful job search.

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Using LinkedIn’s #opentowork Feature

LinkedIn’s new #opentowork feature is intended to support users in active job search mode. Here’s how to adapt the feature to your job search and capitalize on this opportunity to reach out to your network for job search support.

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3 Reasons You Need a LinkedIn Profile

Not long ago, LinkedIn was a fun-but-optional networking tool. Today, LinkedIn is as crucial to your professional repertoire as a good pair of slacks. Whether you’re a social networking fiend or an inveterate techno-phobe, this is one bandwagon you’ve gotta hop on. Of...

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How to Conduct a Successful Job Search during the Coronavirus Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected virtually every area of life—including the job market. Despite the current economic slowdown, experts from career coaches to recruiters to HR professionals agree: Now is NOT the time to abandon your job search. Angela from RedRocketResume shares expert tips on how to navigate a successful job search during coronavirus.

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Top 3 Interview Tips from Career Transition Strategists

RedRocketResume is pleased to partner with the career coaches at Job Seekers' Edge. Founding partners Kathryn and Mary have worked with professionals in virtually every industry to help them land better-fit jobs. They bring a compassionate, common-sense approach to...

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What You Need to Know about Submitting Job References

Job references are one of those mysterious elements of a job search that happen behind the HR curtain. Do they really contact my references? What do they ask? This month, I talked with HR professionals and career coaches to learn more about how references are handled...

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How to Ace a Phone or Web Interview

Your next job search will include phone or webcam interviews. But don’t let worries about managing video conference software add to your nerves over navigating an interview. Angela from RedRocketResume shares the top dos and don’ts from an interview coach for phone/web interview etiquette.

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Striving for the Job You Want (and Deserve!)

RedRocketResume’s very own Abigail Marshall, a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) and Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), shares how Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs can help answer critical questions about your career priorities. In 1943, psychologist Abraham...

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5 Steps to a World-Class Resume in 2019

Our goal at RedRocketResume isn’t to deliver resumes that look good. Our goal is to create resumes that work. That means resumes that give hiring managers the information they need to identify you as the person best qualified to solve their problems and make their...

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