“What Did You Earn At Your Last Job?”

Another of my favorites industry professionals…great insight too! Enjoy! ~jan What Did You Earn At Your Last Job? By Lyn Ryan, CEO/Founder Human Workplace As soon as the topic of compensation comes up on a job search, you’re likely to get the question...

If You Want to Write Your Own Resume

Writing Your Resume – 6 Top DOs and DON’Ts (in random order) 1. Personal information that may cause you grief – i.e. Years/dates of education, GPAs and Hobbies/other interests. This is a no-win situation for you and Dates and GPAs are discriminatory. If you...

The Myth of the One-Page Resume

This is one of my pet peeves. I can get REALLY aggravated about it. I don’t know who gives this advice, but whoever you are, you’re WRONG! Is there a place for a one page executive summary? Yes. Is that followed by an in-depth resume? Yes. But unless you’re a recent...

Four reasons to work with a recruiter

 1. You can take advantage of all the people I know. I’m happy to share whatever information I have! Sometimes, that –in and of itself- can be helpful to you. I’ve placed several hundred people over the years – some are CIOs now – and we’re still in touch.  I’ve got a...