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Prepare NOW to be Downsized

Are YOU Prepared to be ‘Downsized?’

As this blog is being written, the sputtering economy—once again!—is slowing down. Notwithstanding a few recent glimmers of hope, unemployment remains stubbornly and intractably high. As a matter of fact, a recent news story claimed that chronic unemployment, i.e., unemployment among those who remain without a job for six …

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Want To Be “Headhunted”? Here’s How!

Part 2 of the post series “Brand Yourself to be Headhunted”

EDITOR’S NOTE: In last week’s blog we examined what a “headhunter” does, as well as what he or she does NOT do. To briefly recap, a “headhunter’s” primary mission is to find the TOP-performing talent for a hiring company. These TOP performers will currently …

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What ‘Angry Birds’ Can Teach You About Getting Hired

PART IV (Become the ‘Yellow Bird’!)

Author’s Note: This is the fourth in a series of blogs in which author of the best-selling “Headhunter” Hiring Secrets: The Rules of the Hiring Game Have Changed . . . Forever! and professional “headhunter” Skip Freeman draws an analogy between “Angry Birds,” the wildly popular online game, and …