How To Use Your Haters As An Instrument For Growth

Growth

Throughout my career, I've been plagued by people telling me I'm not good enough. I've been rejected for more jobs than I care to remember. I've heard every excuse in the book for not being hired. Some of them were quite absurd and hard to swallow. I've had my share of toxic bosses who have tried to hold me back.…

How I Bypassed Traditional Methods and Got Hired Using Social Media (Twice)

Social Media

Life as a military spouse is rewarding and challenging. Unemployment and underemployment are faced by many. Applying online for a job and waiting to be contacted doesn't work. I used social media to establish my personal brand, bypass job applications, get noticed and hired twice. I have a Chemistry degree. I worked for several years…

Think Resume Design, Think Twitter Style, See This

Written By: Karthik Rajan (@KarthikRajan) In late 2006, when I first heard about Twitter, I was enamored with the simplicity of the idea of  public text message with 140 characters or less. The world agreed. The tweets caught on like wildfire. In this day and age of social media, circa 2015, resumes are still around – people still ask…