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What Jobs can a Bachelor in Computer Science Get?

iPhone and iPad apps are up and coming. Look into that~! Here are a few questions you need to ask yourself about what areas of Computer Science jobs do you want or think in this venue. What am I good at? Do I want to work for a big company or not? Small are good. Work on iPhone apps or classical software firms? Where will you get an advanced degree? (i.e. as [...]

Job Searching in 2012

Tenet 1: show off yourself. Tell them what you’ve done, and don’t be shy. Tenet 2: connect creatively with HR and managers. Think outside the HR box. It has to be done in this modern web 2.0 day-and-age. Tenet 3: echo your skills. Tell others about what you are good at. It might lead to a job via a simple conversations over drinks.  http://razorresume.com

Hiring in December

There seem to be a lot of strange ideas that because of the recession, companies will not be hiriing this holiday season. You may hear some job seekers mumbling that “hiring will be worse this December”. You know what? That is complete bunk… It isn’t true! Most individuals in the employment field : Recruiters, Hiring managers, HR personnel, are totally aware that this December is not going to be any different than the rest of the year. Yes we have a recession, [...]

Padilla is looking to hire a Director of Research and Insights.

Director of Research and Insights, Minneapolis Padilla Speer Beardsley, an integrated communications firm based in Minneapolis with an office in New York, is seeking an experienced research director to lead our in-house research team. Candidates must have: Expertise in market research, opinion research and/or account planning. Exceptional written and verbal communications skills. Business development skills, including the ability to write proposals, manage client relationships and present our research capabilities. Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a research-related field, and an advanced degree with research or [...]

“Spell Check This!”

In honor of the last few episodes, you wonder if anyone from the Sopranos would ever say, “Spell check this!” as they “off” someone. Never? You might be very surprised. Tony Soprano might actually do one more step than just running spell-checks. (I’ll explain Tony’s next step soon.) Now you think your résumé is perfected after you sent it through your spell checker on your laptop sitting at Caribou, or your favorite hot spot. [...]

Networking 201

Networking 101: Start Today and Everyday Networking. Not a scary word, but for some it is, and yet this is the key way of locating new job leads for your job search. We at Razor want results, and this is step one in finding that great job. We don’t know your contact lists, but we will ask you. We can’t promise an instant hire after one day of calling, but starting today is the key. You can generate job leads [...]

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