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Thoroughly Research Your Next Employer!

Please go to http://www.strategicsearch.com/interview-preparation-tips/index.php and click on 11th (below) to view this month’s interviewing tip, which is thoroughly research your next employer.

This is an often-neglected step in landing your next job. Relying upon a friend or recruiter’s pitch is not enough. It is important to dig up a lot … Read More


Four Rules For Using Headhunters

Executive recruiters (aka headhunters) can provide a valuable resource to help you land your next job. Unfortunately, many candidates do not understand the proper rules of engagement. Often they wrongly expect executive recruiters like myself to be unpaid servants who will gladly meet their every employment need. Instead, … Read More


Applying Keyword Research To Improve Your Chances Of Landing A Job.

Keyword research is one of the fundamentals of successful SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and SEM (Search Engine Marketing or Pay Per Click) campaigns. Proper keywords help web pages rank higher with search engines, which assists marketers in better attracting customers.

Job seekers also can benefit from this practice. By uncovering … Read More


Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 9.7% For February

The BLS said that the unemployment rate was unchanged at 9.7% in February with 36,000 non-farm payroll jobs lost. Construction and IT were the big losers. Construction in particular lost 64,000 and has lost 1.9 million jobs since the recession started in December 2007. IT lost 18,000 in February and … Read More


MANY JOBS NOT RETURNING: CANDIDATES NEED TO BE MORE DILIGENT!

Numerous top economists say that almost 25% of the 8.4 million jobs eliminated, over the last 2 years as part of the recession, will not be coming back! Most are being replaced by automation or a shift in production to countries like China. The most optimistic economic projections only forecast … Read More