Category Archives: Josh Kaplan

Resumes, Interviews and New Jobs … OH MY!

Whether you are new to the labor force, looking for a career move or out of work struggling to get hired, finding a job can be a bit overwhelming. Allow me to provide you a few quick tips to help … Continue reading

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Face it, your friends and colleagues are more popular than you.

The statement is true, we are our worst critics. How many times have you found yourself frustrated at that person at your gym because they are in better shape than you, or at your neighbor because their house has more … Continue reading

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The era of spin is dead. Here are 5 things to do instead.

Talk to any marketing professional and they will tell you that the fundamental rules of marketing and PR have changed beyond recognition in recent years. The advent of the internet didn’t have the immediate impact you might have expected it … Continue reading

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Your Facebook profile may be damaging your IT jobs prospects right now.

I do not have Bieber fever. Let’s get that clear from the outset. For the uninitiated, Justin Bieber is a teenage Canadian pop star who has sold fifteen million records, made $55m in the last twelve months, been nominated for … Continue reading

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Three Things We Learned from the Instagram TOS Fiasco

  Instagram’s abrupt TOS changes may have lasting negative effects. In December, users of the popular photo sharing site Instagram (now owned by Facebook) were treated to a proverbial piece of coal for the holidays. Based on media reports from … Continue reading

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