Summary Sunday: Issue #464 | Career Sherpa
Summary Sunday is carefully curated content. It’s selected to help fill gaps in knowledge, provide new ideas and keep you up to date on job search trends.
This week’s summary looks at:
- Phishing scams
- Answering salary expectation questions
- Job search tips from recruiters and past recruiters
- 10 ways to uncover job opportunities
- Degrees removed from some job postings
I hope you’ll share this with someone who will benefit!
LinkedIn is Becoming a Paradise for Phishing Attacks | Tech Radar
“[T]he number of phishing emails impersonating [LinkedIn] has grown 232%In February 2022 alone” according to a report from cybersecurity experts Egress. Be on the lookout for these types of emails.
“There are ways to prepare for the conversation, whether you want to bring it up or wait for HR to do so, to feel more confident and give yourself the most leverage possible.”
The Thoughts of 7 Recruiters on How to Get To an Interview | Bob McIntosh
These tips from recruiters and former recruiters will help you succeed.
How To Find Unadvertised Job Openings | The Balance Careers
There are many jobs you just don’t know about. Perhaps they are unadvertised, but perhaps you aren’t looking in the right places. Here are 10 places to look for job openings you may not have found on job boards.
Indeed writes “This change has impacted 700+ job profiles across all of our business units and we will continue to use our degree evaluation process when creating new job profiles.” Will other employers adopt this same outlook?
2022 Job Search Advocates List (Twitter) | Hannah Morgan
I’ve updated my list of job search coaches, recruiters, resume and LinkedIn writers who tweet helpful information for job seekers! There are 53 people listed. Simply follow this list.
DID YOU MISS THESE
Every Tuesday at Noon ET, I host a LinkedIn Live conversation. Here are the first two. You can search “conversations with colleagues” in LinkedIn search and filter by events to see upcoming guests (and register).
Donna reviews how to use LinkedIn Career Explorer! It’s a versatile tool for job seekers!
Jason talks about how JibberJobber works and why job seekers need this freemium tool.
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.