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.
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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