Driver or Diva: Which Kind of Job Candidate Are You?

  I just got off the phone with a total diva! The first question out of her mouth was “How much are you going to pay me?” What’s in it for me? What do I get? Me me me. <yawn> Recruiting divas is an exhausting time suck. Diva candidates ask a lot of questions about […]

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LinkedIn Advice: How To Differentiate Between Right & Wrong

  I am sure you have seen the following claims by LinkedIn profile writers and job search coaches during the last few weeks. The advice covers the spectrum of absurdity: “You can land a job in 90 days.” “Don’t hire a LinkedIn profile writer – you can write your own profile.” “Hire a LinkedIn profile […]

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3 Ways to Politely Interrupt a Chatty Interviewer

  Ever interview where the interviewer just won’t stop talking? Good lawd… what is a job seeker to do! There you are, listening intently to the chatty interviewer and not interrupting, like your Mamma taught you, but you can’t get a word in just life Congress can’t get a bill passed. A true dilemma! So […]

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Make Your Skeletons Dance on Your Resume to Get the Interview

  Do you fear being someone is going to look at your resume and be horrified by your employment gaps? Did you have a less-than-favorable relationship with your CEO recently and now you have a short term job from leaving much earlier than you expected? On not-so-fabulous terms? Unsure how to handle the skeletons in […]

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Smart Talent Graveyard: Where Executive Careers Go to Die

  I am an Ivy-league graduate, but I am smart enough to know that going to a highly reputable school is not the magic ticket to success. In fact, my top four mentors in my professional life have had the following backgrounds:

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8 Insights into HR’s Mind When You Are Being Interviewed

  Inside the mind of a hiring manager is a desirable place to be, if you are a job seeker.  Specifically, job seekers want to know what goes on inside the mind of a recruiter before, during and after an interview. The Chameleon Team has over 80 years of collective search firm recruiting, corporate recruiting, […]

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