Leave Photos for Social Media Profiles, Not Resumes

Your social media profile photo makes you human. Why is it creepy on resumés? Author: Oliver Staley LinkedIn profiles with photos get 21 times more views, and yield nine times more connection requests, than those without, the company says. Yet resumés with photos attached get a raised eyebrow from hiring managers. “I’m actually less likely to talk … Continued Read More

No Response After An Interview? Here’s How To Send A Follow Up Email

Author: Biron Clark So, you finished your interview, went home excited to hear back, but now what? Maybe it’s been a few days (or more) and you haven’t heard anything. I’m going to show you exactly how to send a follow up email after your interview if you’ve gotten no response, with examples and templates. One WARNING first though: Don’t … Continued Read More

How to NOT Sound Rude in an Email

Author: Wenzhu Sun At Global Cleveland, I spend a good amount of time talking to international job-seekers every day. Most of my job is done through emailing: providing consultations, explaining visa issues, and connecting them to professionals in their field through our Professional Connection Volunteer Program. Quite often, I would receive an email that seems … Continued Read More

How I Got 425% More Page Views on LinkedIn—and You Can, Too

Author: Aja Frost In one week, I increased the number of people looking at my LinkedIn profile by 425%. And that’s pretty exciting—more views means more potential job opportunities, more connections, and more visibility in my industry. Also exciting? The only thing I did differently in those seven days was start and participate in a few group … Continued Read More

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