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Managers Say Thank-You Letters are Essential

Managers Say Thank-You Letters are Essential: 70% said e-mailing thank-you notes was appropriate, especially to acknowledge a small gift or gesture (Recent survey by the Emily Post Institute). Thank-you notes are mandatory and expected in some … [Continue reading]

CareerBuilder.Com Launches Resume-Matching Engine

CareerBuilder.com is streamlining the hiring process for subscribers to its database of 19 million resumes with a new matching engine. The technology automatically locates resumes that best match another resume, an uploaded document or a job posting, … [Continue reading]

Starting Smarter

Entry-level employees offer tips on what employers are looking for.People who are:• results-driven • passionate and enthusiastic about learning• flexible and open-minded• able to work independently and effectively without the need for … [Continue reading]

Recommending HR as a Career

A recent poll carried out by Workforce Management asked the question:Would you recommend HR as a career path?The results are as follows: 28%: Yes. Despite some drawbacks, HR and workforce management in general are a great path for someone … [Continue reading]

Women’s Internet Marketing Summit

You are invited to the Women's Internet Marketing Summit "Sharing a Wealth of Expertise to Accelerate Your Success!" A part of the NEW “Women’s Success Series™”Want to Take Your Business to New Heights?Want to Network from the comfort of Your Home, … [Continue reading]

Women Coached Less Often Than Men

Novations Group, a global consulting and training organization based in Boston, surveyed more than 3,000 senior human resources professionals on the coaching provided by their organization. Of those companies that give such support, one-fifth provide … [Continue reading]

Featured in WE Magazine for Women

WE magazine for women may well be the first international Digital business magazine focusing on the total women. In addition to women who want to learn more about doing business on and off the WEB, WE’s audience consists of women who want to explore … [Continue reading]

Greater Toronto’s Top 50 Employers

Want to know who Toronto's Top 50 Employers are? Get a copy of the October 14, edition of the Toronto Star, Section D5-D11. If you are a job seeker, you will need this information to help you determine which companies you need to target.According to … [Continue reading]

Jobseekers’ Biggest Inteview Mistake

Job seekers are often told to research the company or companies prior to the interview, but many do not believe that research is important. A national survey developed by Accountemps revealed that lack of company knowledge was the biggest interview … [Continue reading]

One Tip Before Posting Your Resume Online

The following tip was taken from Kent Jacobson's article on www.syndicatedwriters.com: Make sure the last page of your résumé includes an additional 5 to 10 key words; hide the viewable color by changing the text to white (so these are not printed … [Continue reading]