Job Postings from Recruiting Contacts.

I am seeing a lot of job postings from my Recruiting contacts. Here are a couple: Accounting Manager-Chicago This position manages general accounting, analysis of financial results and reporting for Support Services.  It provides decision support to Finance and non-finance professionals across business and corporate functions. • Manage the monthly close process to ensure that […]

Are You Getting Traction in Your Job Search?

I am launching the Job Traction Membership Group  to provide “Beyond the Resume” job search services. Person2Person Job Connections! Connections to Internal and External Recruiters at your Target Companies. I will call and present you to Recruiters, Hiring Managers and Influential Contacts.. The bottom-line is for you to receive Interviews! Members will receive Insider information I glean […]

Are You “Resume-Ready” and “Beyond the Resume”.

Just when you least expect it you get a call or a message through LinkedIn. Someone is interested in talking to you about an opportunity! They ask a little about your background to confirm what they see and then they: ASK FOR YOUR RESUME! Update to this Post: The OTHER scenario: you are suddenly find yourself […]

Launching “Ask Gary”

I continuously receive questions from clients with concerns that I feel many of you share. For example, J___ writes that he is frustrated with a lack of response from employers and recruiters posting positions he feels are a great fit. My response was to ask if he had made any direct overtures to anyone utilizing […]

Why are you not submitting me?

I have been meeting with Recruiters to go over resume strategies ensuring alignment with recruiting needs. A common topic of discussion with Recruiters and Candidates is “THE SUBMISSION“. Here are common “kick-out” factors: Location. The client is in Chicago and you are not. Few  clients want to relocate anyone in this economy. Industry. The client is […]