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The Job Dog's career tip curriculum provides free, quick, and smart career coaching guidance from a career and executive coach with 35+ years in guiding job seekers to their next career step. To get started, visit TheJobDog.com.

The Job Dog: Career Tips & Coaching The Job Dog

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The Job Dog's career tip curriculum provides free, quick, and smart career coaching guidance from a career and executive coach with 35+ years in guiding job seekers to their next career step. To get started, visit TheJobDog.com.

    Career Tip 28: Listen Up – Networking is about Listening

    Career Tip 28: Listen Up – Networking is about Listening

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    As The Job Dog, I spend most of my day coaching clients. Let me tell you something important that I have observed: most people do not know how to listen. You may think you don't need to read this section. You do. Very, very few people are skilled listeners. This information is critical to your networking, interviewing, and workplace skill set. Dogs listen; people don’t.


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    Career Tip 27: Be Persistent – Times 7 Strategy

    Career Tip 27: Be Persistent – Times 7 Strategy

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    Highly successful sales professionals are willing to contact customers at least seven times before they expect to make anything happen. This is known as the Times 7 Strategy.


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    Career Tip 26: Guerrilla Networking – Expand Your Network

    Career Tip 26: Guerrilla Networking – Expand Your Network

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    There are two basic ways to find a job: 1) seated (behind a computer) and 2) feeted (put on your shoes and go meet people). While others wait for a job posting to appear online, the guerrilla networker gets out, speaks up, and introduces herself.


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    Career Tip 25: Strengthen Your Web – Gathering Networking Information

    Career Tip 25: Strengthen Your Web – Gathering Networking Information

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    A common question is, "How do I keep a networking conversation going? Inevitably, things go silent, and I do not know what to say." The Job Dog understands that networking can be stressful. A common reaction to such stress is to talk too much. When networking, your job is not so much to talk. Your job is to ask questions and then to listen.


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    Career Tip 24: Make Networking Cents – A Straightforward Primer

    Career Tip 24: Make Networking Cents – A Straightforward Primer

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    Are you lost in the maze of Internet job boards? Do you need help getting out? But, help from whom? To quote a Beatles song, "… gonna try with a little help from my friends." If a little help from your friends could get you out of the maze, then what friends should you ask? Admittedly, many friends, present or past, may not be of much value. However, one or two friends very well may have the information you need. The following story illustrates that point.


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    Career Tip 23: Respond to Desperation – What to Do When You Don’t Know What Else to Do

    Career Tip 23: Respond to Desperation – What to Do When You Don’t Know What Else to Do

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    If you are feeling desperate, remember: Action Produces Results. This is the Tip that The Job Dog uses 100% of the time to help those feeling lost in their job search. Read the research topics below and select two from each category to act upon.


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    • 6 min

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