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4 Tips for Making the Most of LinkedIn During Your Job Search

The digital world has revolutionised the way people find employment. From online job boards to multimedia resumes to using social media for networking, there are a variety of ways to connect with your ideal new employer.

One of the most popular online tools is LinkedIn. Are you making the most of this dynamic social media networking tool? Here are four tips to ensure that you are:

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How To Spot Age Discrimination in the Hiring Process

A job search is usually difficult enough, but in case it isn’t you can always throw in a few extra hurdles like age discrimination to really make the ride interesting. Age discrimination is becoming an all too frequent problem for individuals looking for jobs. Although there is unfortunately not many individuals can do during the hiring process, there are steps and tools you can use to keep age discrimination from slowing down your job search.

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How To Balance a Part Time Job With a Job Search

Many people find it necessary to obtain a part time job during a job search in order to keep their financial situation manageable while out of work. However, working part time while looking for another job can be tricky. Here are a few tips on how to balance your part time job with your job search efforts.

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Tips on Potentially Turning a Temporary Job Into a Permanent One

Finding a job on your own can be difficult, which is why some people decide to work with a temp agency. The opportunities that are offered to you from such an agency may vary. Some of these may be permanent, some may be temp-to-perm (where there is the chance that you could become a permanent employee) while most are just temporary positions. Most of the time, these have a solid start and end date. Those who want a full-time, long-term job may pass on an assignment that only lasts for a few months because of its length. However, it is possible to potentially turn that temp job into a permanent one. Here’s how.

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