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How to find a job using LinkedIn

LinkedIn is one of the best tools to help you find a new job. This clip explains how you can use your LinkedIn network to search for a new job.

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How to Negotiate your Salary: BNET Blogger Suzanne Lucas delivers tips on how to ask (or avoid) those fragile questions about yoru salary and find out what you're worth.

Is Anybody Even Reading Cover Letters?:
YES they are and this blog will explain to you why it's even more important in today's era that you put together a stellar resume and cover letter before applying.

How to Write a Resume: Has it been more than a decade since you've applied for a job or looked at your resume? This blog helps you build a resume from the bottom up.

8 Ways to Customize Your Resume: Generic and ambiguous resumes don't work. This article gives you 8 basic but timeless tips on how to make your resume stand out from the masses.

How to Ask Why You Didn't Get the Job: Although awkward and potentially uncomfortable, knowing how to ask this question raises your chances of getting an honest answer and in turn learning more about how you can improve for the next time.

Training Benefits Video
: This is a great video if you're thinking about using this transitional time in your life to make a career change. Learn about the Training Benefits program through WorkSource which offers additional weeks of unemployment benefits so eleigible claimants can train for careers in a high-demand field.

Ten Steps to a Federal Job: Federal resume guru and author Kathryn Troutman goes over ten easy steps towards applying and securing a federal job.


Microsoft Office Video: This site has online tutorials for you to brush up on your Microsoft Office programs.

Using Body Language to Improve your Presentation: From Communications Coach, Carmine Gallo, get some pointers on how to make yourself appear competent and confident in any public presentation or interview.

How to Craft your Elevator Speech: Terri Sjodin, founder and principal of Sjodin Communications, a public speaking and sales training company, goes over the six components of a successful three-minute elevator speech.

The Fatal Interview Sin: Brian Krueger, founder of CollegeGrad.com, provides information videos designed to give information on specific aspects of job search, from writing a resume to interviewing to getting the offer.