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Personal Branding: A Critical Key For Success In The Social Media Era

Published on March 12, 2013 By Jeff Sheehan

Whether you like it or not, we are not only in the Social Media Era, but the era of temp or contract work. Whereas this previously had negative connotations, as a recent Fast Company article pointed out, temp is no longer a four-letter word. Unlike years ago when joining a firm meant many years of […]

How To Get Rid Of Those Unwanted Endorsements On LinkedIn

Published on September 30, 2012 By Jeff Sheehan

Over the past couple of days, I have received a number of emails and phone calls concerning the LinkedIn endorsements feature. While I think it’s a great addition, as indicated in my recent blog post, Six Tips For Using LinkedIn Endorsements, there are some inherent problems with it that a user might need to address. […]

The Marketing and Branding of YOU – 3 Strategies for Job Seeker Success->Guest Blog Post by Karen C. Hughes

Published on August 22, 2012 By Jeff Sheehan

“When opportunity knocks, it’s too late to prepare!” –John Wooden The words from the venerable Coach John Wooden never rang truer than they do today! Are you ready?  Do you show up ready for success no matter what? Long before you secure that interview, showing up ready wherever you go means you LOOK READY for […]

5 Quick LinkedIn Tips To Help You Out This Week

Published on July 29, 2012 By Jeff Sheehan

As a frequent speaker on the use of LinkedIn, as well as other Social Media tools for the job search, I try to focus on what I feel are the most relevant ways to use LinkedIn. In hearing hiring managers and recruiters from numerous Fortune 100, as well as other companies, it is apparent, beyond […]

LinkedIn-Let’s Cut The Crap And Clean-Up The Keyword Abuse!

Published on March 9, 2012 By Jeff Sheehan

I love LinkedIn and have been an avid user of it for 6 years. I have greatly valued it as a useful tool, but I’m now becoming extremely alarmed at the total disregard which some users have for it and how they’re abusing it. This is quite evident by those who are now gaming the […]