Career and Job-Hunting Blog
Career and job-search news, trends, and scoops for job-seekers, compiled by the staff of Quintessential Careers.
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|November 3, 2008|
Job Action Day is today! Do at least one thing today to strengthen your career or protect your job in this weak economy.
We have several new resources and articles, as published in QuintZine, and more than 15 expert career and job-search bloggers — all with the goal of inspiring and empowering you to do at least one thing today for your career.
With the ever increasing importance of having a strong reputation, our suggestion is for you to take one step today to improve your personal brand. There are all sorts of activities you can do — from joining LinkedIn or some other business networking Website, to brainstorming an article to write for your industry trade magazine or Website, to researching opportunities for additional training or a new certification, to becoming an expert on a social bookmarking site such as Squidoo.
Building your personal career brand — building your reputation — will help strengthen your standing in your current job and make you more marketable for your next job.
Learn more in this section of Quintessential Careers: Personal Branding & Career Self-Marketing Tools.
And don’t forget to review all our new content and all the greater bloggers contributing to Job Action Day 2008!
|Quintessential Career and Job Resources|
Other topical resources for job-seekers:
- QuintZine: A Career and Job-Hunting Newsletter
- Q-Tips: Quick and Quintessential Career & Job Tips
- Q&A with Career & College Experts
- The Career Doctor Career Advice Column
- College, Career, and Job-Related Articles
- Career and Job-Related Tutorials