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Recession-Proof Your Career

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To new graduates searching for their first jobs (myself included): You NEED to read this.  At the least it gave me some much needed perspective on how I approach the process.  That said, the job hunt rolls on…

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October 5, 2009 at 4:02 pm

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More Employers Use Social Networks to Check Out Applicants

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I’m not surprised at all to find out that social media is being used this way.  But it is telling that employers acknowledge that they investigate the use of these kinds of sites when screening potential applicants.

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August 20, 2009 at 9:30 pm

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Career Couch – All Is Not Lost for the Class of 2009

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There is still hope out there for new grads, but this certainly isn’t a good sign.

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April 19, 2009 at 3:56 pm

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Can an Employer’s Past Follow Its Workers?

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Not surprising.  I’ve told several companies that I had an internship with Lehman, followed by ‘a year before it imploded’.  Haven’t gotten quite the same reaction, but it wouldn’t be weird at all to find out that this happens.

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February 22, 2009 at 5:19 pm

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A job? Why can’t I stay in school?

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The economy sucks, no big surprise. At least this way you’re probably guaranteed 4 years before getting a new job. If all else fails, there’s always grad school.

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January 12, 2009 at 5:52 am

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