Igor Olikh has a built a tool to help Israeli job seekers get employer contact information.
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Are You Up To The Challenge?
The final round of voting for the 2007 JIB Awards has opened with a terrific surprise for us. I’ll give you a hint: it has to do with numbers and categories. Last week I congratulated you for making JobMob a finalist in the Best New Blog category. After reviewing the cast ballots and certifying the […]
Top 10 Unusual Resume Mistakes
Are you making these mistakes on your resume?
10) Using a cutesy email account to send the CV. Any email arriving from snookums12 or bigboy69 that gets through the spam filter will get caught by the human filter before being dumped in the trash filter. Email from billgates1 is probably not going to help at Microsoft either.
9) Mentioning low grades (Hebrew) or test scores. If you had problems in a course, why mention it at all? You’re too honest. Emphasize the positive and achievements you can be proud of.
8) Forgetting ineffective information on your CV only to have it surprise you in the subsequent interviews, such as alternative musical tastes (which I have), esoteric hobbies (I would get asked about mixology too much) or even a past job experience unrelated for the position at hand. Every detail you leave on your CV should have a purpose or not be there.
Good Help is Better Outsourced
Raise your hand if you like to clean up. If your arm is vertical, you’ll want to know that you can easily cash in on that enjoyed pastime of yours. Most people are different than you are, they do all they can to avoid cleaning like the plague. As a result, demand increases for those […]
Should You Care About Graphology?
Low turnover is one trait shared by companies on CNNMoney’s 100 Best Companies to Work For 2007, which is hardly surprising. Good companies not only appreciate the investment they make in you, but also the investment you make in them. Turnover is a lost return on these investments and a sign of failure. As a […]