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Fighting the "Unemployed Bias"

These days, it seems I’m often advising unemployed job seekers on how to approach having an unemployed stamp on their resume. Most employers realize that it hard to have a career path that doesn’t hit a bump in the road somewhere along the way, especially with the economy the way it is right now. The key to overcoming the bias associated with being unemployed is to paint your picture with the brightest colors possible.  Whether in interviews, resume submissions, or networking, there are key approaches to keep in mind.  My latest article for Job-Hunt.org dives into this touchy subject.

Article:  Overcoming the Unemployed Bias

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January 17, 2011 - Posted by | Interviewing 101, Job Search, Job-Hunt.org article, Resume Writing

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