Facebook Profiles Predict Job Performance!

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204909104577235474086304212.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_MIDDLE_Video_Third A new study indicates that your Facebook profile might determine how well you’ll do in your career.    Good news…partying photos aren’t so bad after all.   Being well-read is good.  Posting a lot of negative comments…not good. Make sure your profile is employer “friendly.”   Employers might be checking you out online. Be sure to watch…

Rotten Resumes

Since you all LOVED the worst cover letter piece, here are some of my favorite articles about bad resumes and of course articles to help make your resume stand out.  http://www.businessinsider.com/worst-resume-blunders-2011-5 http://www.forbes.com/2010/08/09/resume-mistakes-job-application-forbes-woman-leadership-advice.html http://www.cnbc.com/id/18235454/Weekends_Are_for_Drinking_and_Other_Things_Not_to_Say_in_Your_Resume http://www.forbes.com/2001/11/01/1101resume.html   Read these articles to make sure you don’t have a rotten resume: https://lorrambrown.wordpress.com/2011/12/27/resume-essentials/ http://www.prsa.org/jobcenter/career_resources/resource_type/tools_tactics/resume_cover_letter_help/resume_dos/ http://www.theprcoach.com/take-your-pr-resume-from-lame-to-game/ http://career-advice.monster.com/resumes-cover-letters/resume-writing-tips/public-relations-resume-tips/article.aspx

Public Relations Careers are the Best

These articles explain why the PR profession is one of the best career paths…even in a recession.  http://money.usnews.com/money/careers/articles/2010/12/06/best-careers-2011-public-relations-specialist http://www.careerbuilder.com/Article/CB-1184-Who-is-Hiring-10-Recession-Proof-Jobs/ http://www.fastcompany.com/1757527/the-truth-about-public-relations http://www.economist.com/node/15276746 http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703453804575480203442764376.html http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos086.htm