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5 Good Reasons to NOT be on Linked In!

Facetiously speaking, of course! Ginny Schlosser, a Senior Finance Leader and Human Capital Strategist, contributed this job search tip to last night’s FENG newsletter, and with her permission, I’m re-posting her comment and her reasons … <>< <>< <>< <>< … Continue reading

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Linked In for CFOs

My friend and colleague CFO Search Expert Samuel Dergel provided his insights around CFOs using Linked In in his blog yesterday. You do read his blog right? Because he provides some great insights! While Samuel is looking through the lens … Continue reading

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CFOs, Linked In, and Networking

Last week’s blog post focused on offline networking mistakes and fixes. This week, after reading CFO Search expert Samuel Dergel’s two blog posts on Linked In, I decided to chime in with my thoughts on building those online networks. Samuel’s … Continue reading

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Are you Linked In?

Tony LoPinto of Korn Ferry believes “smart professionals are well-advised to get on the [Linked In] bandwagon.” I totally agree, of course. Linked In isn’t about job search, it’s about networking. And networking is a key piece of savvy career … Continue reading

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Chief Financial Officer of …. ?

What should CFOs put on their business cards when / if they find themselves unemployed? A power branding statement speaks to a candidate’s value rather than highlighting the lack of a job title. Continue reading

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Be Prepared

3 quick things executives should do to be prepared for an unexpected job loss. Continue reading

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Can You Be Found by Recruiters?

According to Recruiting Thought Leader Kevin Wheeler, the successful recruiter of today will possess four key skills … the ability to — find rare talent — build relationships — understand technology, and — sell and close candidates So here are … Continue reading

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Linked In, Facebook, and Finance Executives

Are there any synergies created for CFOs and other Finance Executives by using both Linked In and Facebook? I’ve actually blogged about this several times in the past, but the question was raised again … so I’m happy to respond … Continue reading

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Job Boards and Senior Executives

Call me cynical but, I saw this tweet … Join this great jobs site… They have thousands of pre-screened 100K jobs – check em out  … and just had to shake my head. Job boards are to job seekers what … Continue reading

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Linked In Faux Pas!

Linked In is a great networking tool. Sadly, there are plenty of user errors  … two of which continue to confound me. Canned Invitations. I’ve written about this before. Other people have written about it. Sending a canned invitation to … Continue reading

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