Advice and observations from a resume expert.

Mar 14

The little-discussed fifth step to career success

by Mandy, Career Success, No Comments

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Having a resume that lands interviews is only step one in your quest for career success. Step two is nailing the interview. Step three is getting the offer. Step four is starting your new job. But it’s only step five – being a remarkable employee – that guarantees the fabulous career you’ve likely imagined for […]

Feb 11

Write your resume with care, use social media with caution.

by Mandy, Job Search Tips, No Comments

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In addition to writing a great resume, using social media is now a part of the job search process… But it can be a double-edged sword.  While it makes finding opportunities and researching companies easier, it makes it harder to conduct a secretive job search.  Your colleagues and boss can see who you’re following on […]

Jan 31

Tampa Bay Employment Getting Better

by Mandy, Job Market, No Comments

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The news for Tampa Bay employment is getting better.  On Monday the Tampa Bay Business Journal reported that Humana Inc.’s Humana Cares division is adding St. Petersburg-based jobs – 149 of them.  And these aren’t call center or low-paying service positions; hiring will begin immediately at the St. Petersburg operation for care managers, social workers, […]