Ruth Harper

How to Break into an Unfamiliar Industry

By Ruth Harper • June 30, 2011 • , , ,
Maybe you're applying for a job that doesn't exactly match your experience, or maybe you're dying to break into an unfamiliar industry. Here are some strategies that can help you do just that.

How Twitter Chats Can Improve In-Person Networking

By Ruth Harper • June 7, 2011 • ,
For millennials raised on AOL Instant Messenger and Facebook, the idea of face-to-face professional networking can be scary. The important role nonverbal communication plays in human interaction is well documented.  This is one of several reasons why face-to-face networking tends