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Productivity

Think before making that next introduction

Making introductions between people is a skill as well as an art. Know the rules and you'll make more successful connections.

Networking

Badmouthing people is the biggest networking mistake

Talking smack, gossiping, and running people down behind their backs? No thanks.

success

4 ways to succeed that don’t include networking

There’s more to success than who you know.

levelling up

4 ways to hold people’s attention at networking events

Be a resource for others.

success

5 pieces of post-grad career advice that are totally bogus

Professionals share the worst tips they've received.

Advice

7 questions that make you more likable

This small batch of questions can make networking fun.

How Networking Groups Can Help You in Your Job Search

If a few new friends could help you land a job, what's stopping you from joining a networking group?

9 Tips for Getting the Referrals You Want

Need help getting the right references for your dream job?

Tips from a recruiter: How to stand out at your next career fair

Make a splash at your next career fair with advice from Ladders’ recruiter.

Tips for a Prosperous New Career in the Chinese New Year

Embrace the Year of the Horse to conduct a successful job search.

Give Back to Get Ahead in Your Job Search

Volunteering and other charitable works can benefit your job search.

Job Seekers: How to Pitch Your Skills to Make a Career Change

Find new career opportunities by searching outside your current field.

How to Leverage Your Smartphone for the Job Search

Get ‘smart’ about your job search to turn your downtime into valuable job-search time.

7 Apps to Increase Career and Job-Search Success

Leverage these seven apps to advance your career.

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Job Search

Give your job search a good scrubbing this spring.

5 Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Job Search

If you’re not getting results, reevaluate your job-search strategy and make changes.

5 Ways to Work Your Next Networking Event

Build a strategy to maximize the benefits of every networking opportunity.

Get Back to Social Media Basics

Incorporate social media into your job-search strategy to find the right job, faster.

How to Pitch Your Value: Dissecting the Elevator Pitch

Develop a strong elevator pitch that highlights your key skill sets, passions, and job goals.

Returning to Work? How to Handle the Employment Gap

Utilize your volunteer experience to boost your resume and expand your network during the job search.

7 Alumni Networking Don’ts

Avoid these missteps to be sure you are using your alumni network effectively in your job search.

Combatting Age Discrimination in the Job Search: Part II of III

The second article in a three-part series on conducting a job search later in life.

Harness the ‘Power of 3’ to Land Your Dream Job

Harness the 'power of three' by using multiple job-search methods to find the most job leads.

Back to School, Back to the Job Search

While we recommended ramping up your job-search efforts during the summer months, we know that many of you still took time off to enjoy the beaches and give yourself a break from the stressful job search.

Why You Need to Be on LinkedIn Even When You Have a Job

A question I frequently get when training job seekers on using social media is "Won’t my boss think I’m looking for another job if I’m using LinkedIn?