It’s good to have recommendations for your work on Linked In:
First of all, the recommendations highlight skill sets that are a priority for the company or contract. These skills may not be what you have listed so they add a new dimension to your work persona. You are not bragging, someone else is […]
GREAT News! Nonprofit Jewish Vocational Services (JVS), the Bay Area’s leading employment and training provider, received a grant to provide low-income and minority residents the professional skills needed to obtain stable jobs that can lead to life-changing careers. The grant will specifically fund career pathway programs that address the critical skill-building needs of people living […]
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This is from Deepak Chopra MD:
I don’t want to open the vast discussion of stress that now exists, except to make two limited points.
Stress isn’t good for you. The […]
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This is an excerpt from an insightful blog / newsletter that is called Web Strategy by Jeremiah [firstname.lastname@example.org]
In the digital world, expect your clients, new boss, and recruiters to review your online footprint. In fact, a Microsoft study “showed that 70 percent of hiring managers have rejected candidates because of what they […]