How To Promote Your Career Using Social Media

Part 10 of 13 in the Series: Become a Leader
Promote your Career on Social Media
Promote your Career on Social Media

With a global + targeted + local reach comprised of interconnected professionals, businesses, organizations or individuals, social media is the most powerful promotional tool available today!

Do you know that in a recent survey, “One in five tech executives said that a candidate’s social media profile caused them not to hire that person? and that 37% of all companies take a look at candidates’ social media profiles as a part of their recruitment evaluation process?

Put Your Blinders On Before You Read This!

Part 18 of 21 in the Series: Career Advice - Ask IT Career Coach
Put Your Blinders On Before You Read This!
Put Your Blinders On Before You Read This!

Blinders are useful in potentially distracting situations because they increase one’s ability to focus.

For example, blinders are useful for removing potentially distracting or scary scenes from a horse’s vision.

By preventing the horse from seeing everything in it’s peripheral vision, the rider can better control the horse’s focus or keep it on target.

So, what does “blinders on horses have to do with job descriptions”?

How to Tap Into Magical Hiring Powers

Part 7 of 26 in the Series: Why Can't I Find A Job?
Tapping Into Your Magical Hiring Powers
Tapping Into Your Magical Hiring Powers

As a Career Coach, I come across questions or discussions from job seekers “looking for recruiter who can get them a job“.

From the way these statements are worded, it seems that all it takes for the job seeker to get a job is finding a recruiter with magical hiring powers.

But, is it really true?

Do recruiters have hiring powers and how much of the success or failure of the job search depends on the recruiter’s magical hiring powers?

US President Barack Obama Signs the HIRE Act Jobs Bill – 17.6 Bllion Dollar Employment Package

US President Barack Obama signs the HIRE Act, a 17.6 billion dollar jobs bill unemployment package that his administration hopes will encourage small businesses to hire new workers or give them the confidence to buy the equipment needed to grow their business.

The ceremony was held in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, DC on Thursday

Here is the full text of President Obama’s Hire Act Job Bill.

The Full Text of President Obama’s Hire Act Job Bill

Madame Speaker, Majority Leader Reid as well as some of my cabinet members who are here.

How To Break The Unemployment Cycle?

Part 15 of 26 in the Series: Why Can't I Find A Job?
How To Break The Unemployment Cycle
How To Break The Unemployment Cycle

Sometime ago, Glendal (a project manager on this website) asked me to suggest a solution for the current unemployment crises facing the USA. While still working on an answer to that, the same question was again popped to me in a recent interview with Dice.com.

Since this is a question weighing on the minds of people … Today, it will be my pleasure to answer the question: “How To Solve The Unemployment Crises Facing The United States of America.“.

#4 Success Principle: Preparation and Presentation, Key For Job Interviews

Part 7 of 19 in the Series: Success Principles
How To Boost IT Skills Rapidly Or Get Hired Fast

Learning a skill is one thing … knowing how to market, a skill a completely different thing!

That is why for example, some qualified business analysts fail to get a job that other less experienced business analysts succeed in getting.

Don’t assume that because you know a skill through self study, formal education or training, you can just go out and get a job … because there is more to finding a job than that!

Business Analyst – Banking & Finance – United Arab Emirates (UAE) – $679 Daily

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A leading bank in the Middle East is actively seeking a Business Analyst with extensive banking domain experience and a strong finance and accounting background and ERP expertise.

Job Description

  • Capture Requirements

  • Produce Functional Specifications

  • Manage Senior Stakeholders

Job Location

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Salary

Full Time Employment, 2500 AED ($679) Per Day + Accomodation

IT Skills

Business Analysis, Banking, Finance & accounting, ERP

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Junior Web Business Analyst – Sydney, Australia – Job Description

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We are hiring a Junior business analyst with a strong technical background and marketing focus wanted for a great paying 3 month contract to permanent position.

Other benefits will include personal mentoring and professional development, the opportunity to work with a quality, creative and innovative team, a health and well-being program, work flexibility, a loyalty recognition program, a supportive and enjoyable work environment, a social responsibility program, good coffee, team bar, team events in addition to extremely competitive Wii and foosball challenges

Job Description

  • Documenting client requirements and Quality Assurance (QA).

Senior CRM Database Marketing Consultant – UK – £95,000

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An experienced Customer Relationship Management (CRM) consultant with B2B database marketing skills wanted.

Job Description

  • Experience in scoping, planning, and project management of capability improvements and business campaign management.

    Experience in best practice formulation of planning, briefing, implementation and post-campaign analysis.

    Industry experience in retail, financial services/banking and/or telecoms.

    Industry experience in B2B or telecoms also required.

    Strong technical abilities and with good communications abilities required.

Job Location

Any where in the United Kingdom (UK) including: London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham

IT Skills

Customer Relationship Management (CRM), SAS, Unica, Chordiant, Oracle, Teradata, B2B, Campaign Analyst, Project Manager, Consultant