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4 Steps to Make Your LinkedIn Summary Stand Out

4 Steps to Make Your LinkedIn Summary Stand Out

The Summary section of your LinkedIn profile is highly keyword-optimized, which means it’s super influential in getting your profile in front of recruiters or other folks searching for people like you. And because it sits at the top of your profile page, it occupies...

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Introducing RedRocketResume Outplacement Services

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

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

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

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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Changing Careers? Use These 5 Resume Tips to Prep for a Career Transition

Changing Careers? Use These 5 Resume Tips to Prep for a Career Transition

With the economy and job market in flux, many professionals are looking to make a career transition. But how do you catch the attention of a hiring manager when your prior experience doesn’t exactly match your current job target? Angela from RedRocketResume walks you through 5 tips for prepping your resume to make a career switch.

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How to Conduct a Successful Job Search during the Coronavirus Crisis

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

Top 3 Interview Tips from Career Transition Strategists

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

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What You Need to Know about Submitting Job References

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

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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