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Want a New Job in 2017? Think Like a Recruiter!
Category: Career Advice, General, Hiring Advice, Job Search, Job Seekers, Resume, Social Media in the Job Search Tags: , , , , , Comments: 0
As one year comes to a close and a new one begins, many people will examine their career progress and choices and decide it’s time to make a change. If you plan to be one of the millions of Americans who begins 2017 with a search for a new and/or better job, I have one piece of advice I want you to consider. Rather than thinking like a job seeker ...
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Summer Reading List for Business and Tech Professionals
Category: Career Advice, Employers, General, Holidays, Job Seekers, Summer Vacation Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments: 0
As many of us prepare for vacations this summer, much of this travel time may be spent waiting in the airport or sitting in the car watching the miles speed by. What better time to catch up on the latest business- and industry-related news than during those long travel hours? Take advantage of your travel “down” time to brush up on what’s hap ...
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How to Address a Medical Condition in the Job Search
Category: Career Advice, Employers, General, Hiring Process, Job Search, Job Seekers Tags: , , , , Comments: 0
I recently was working with a candidate who was evaluating a new job opportunity. The position itself seemed great and the salary was in line with his expectations. However, he had not yet reviewed the company’s medical coverage. Medical benefits were of particular importance to him because his daughter has a medical condition which requires freq ...
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Does Volunteering Pay Off In The Job Search?
Category: Career Advice, Community Service, General, Job Search, Job Seekers Tags: , , , , Comments: 0
Not many people are aware that April is National Volunteer Month. As we begin this celebratory month for those who give back in our community, I’m sure you’re wondering…do employers really look at a candidate’s volunteer work during the hiring process? While community service might have been important on a college application, how important ...
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Five Tips for Writing a Stellar Thank You Note
Category: Career Advice, General, Hiring Process, Interview Process, Job Interview, Job Search, Job Seekers Tags: , , , , , , Comments: 0
As the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaches, the art of giving thanks should not be lost on the job seeker. Sending a thank you note after an interview can mean the difference between landing your dream job and going back to square one. Research conducted by The Ladders found that 75% of hiring managers say a thank you note impacts their decisio ...
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Meet the Team: Brandy Todd
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In our second installment of “Meet the Team” at McCann Partners, we introduce you to our amazing Vice President of Business Development, Brandy Todd. With 15 years of IT recruiting and business development experience, Brandy has an acute understanding of the challenges and obstacles facing businesses today. She works with our clients to dete ...
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Celebrating Three Years
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As we approach McCann Partners’ third anniversary this week, I reflect not only upon our company’s successes, but also upon the many people who have helped us along in this journey. I feel so incredibly blessed to have a wonderful support network of friends, clients, colleagues, and partners – all of whom have helped me along over the past th ...
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