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Insights on LinkedIn long-form posts   #LinkedIn  
Distributing compelling long-form content on LinkedIn can be a powerful way to build your company’s brand, showcase products, demonstrate thought leadership, and boost your own career.
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America's Highest-Paid Female Chief Executives #CSuite   #Executives   #Female  
According to a USA TODAY analysis of data from S&P Capital IQ and Bespoke Investment Group, Marissa Mayer is America's best-paid female chief executive. The Yahoo boss ranks seventh in terms of overall CEO pay, with her total compensation amounting to $42.1 million. Safra Ada Catz of Oracle is the second highest-paid female CEO [...]
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Yes, a modern and customized resume is an essential part of your job search arsenal. But resumes alone don’t win jobs – people do.   #jobsearch  
You want a new job.So you write a custom resume (maybe even employ some professional assistance), fire it off in response to a job posting, and expect instant success.No sweat because a stellar resume will win you that dream job…. right?!Wrong.Yes, a modern and customized resume is an essential part of your job search arsenal. But resumes alone don’t win jobs – people do.Large portions of the job seeker’s I assist believe their resume is going to...
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Tips on answering the interview question: "What are you looking for in a new position?".   #interviewtips  
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4 steps for answering the age-old job interview question without putting off your potential employer.
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The second in command can have a lot of impact. #Executive #career 
Being at the top doesn't necessarily mean being the one in charge.
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#Jobseekers , you have to mind your Ps and Qs during the #jobsearch .  Some tips to keep you on track: 
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Retirement is being redefined #retirement   #boomers  
According to a new survey, 82% of 60-something workers plan to retire after age 65, or not at all.
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It is "Update Your References Week" Find out how to gather and update your employment references, even if you are not actively job searching.   #employment   #references  
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Do you have overestimated interview savvy?  This post will help you determine the right and wrong strategies for interview preparation. #interviewtips   
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The first tip I see a lot! "Confidence can be a bad thing" - Yes!  Don't interrupt, make demands, and then expect an offer. #interviewtips   #careertips  
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24 LinkedIn Rules You Might be Breaking #linkedintips  
Answers to every LinkedIn etiquette question you've ever had.
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"Years ago most professionals would pursue a single career path for the majority of their lives, but in today’s ever-changing world this notion has become something of a rarity."   #careerchange   #careeradvice   #careersuccess  
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Certified Resume Strategist | Certified Professional Resume Writer and Interview Coach in Calgary, Alberta
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Resume Writing, Interview Coaching, LinkedIn Profile Development, Job Search Success, Employment Support
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Award-Winning Executive Resume Writer| Interview Coach
Introduction

Adrienne Tom is an award-winning Certified Executive Resume Master (CERM) with a passion for guiding senior-level professionals through the discovery of what sets them apart.  Collaborating together, Adrienne works closely with executives and top professionals around the world to develop leading-edge marketing tools that help them stand out and advance their careers.

In addition to over 13 years in the career industry, Adrienne is Canada's very first Certified Executive Resume Master (CERM), a Master Certified Resume Strategist (MCRS), Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP), Certified Employment Strategist (CES), Certified Career Strategist (CCS), and a member in good standing with three national and international career associations.

As a testament to her expertise, Adrienne has been the recipient of several prestigious industry awards, including 8 Awards of Excellence for outstanding resumes and outstanding online profile development  -  from Career Professionals of Canada, and 3 international TORI Awards (Toast of the Resume Industry)  - from Career Directors International.  Her work has also been published in two national resume and cover letter books. 

To learn more about Adrienne’s specialized offerings for managers, directors, executives, and aspiring leaders, contact her at www.careerimpressions.ca or info@careerimpressions.ca

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The first and only Certified Executive Resume Master in Canada; one of just 12 worldwide! One of just 6 Master Certified Resume Writers in Canada! 11-Time Award-Winner!
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Why The New Retirement Involves Working Past 65
www.forbes.com

According to a new survey, 82% of 60-something workers plan to retire after age 65, or not at all.

How to Gather and Update Your Employment References | Career Impressions
careerimpressions.ca

Reference checks are important for both job seekers and employers as they offer employers a chance to add to the information learned from a

Women not aspiring to top jobs: Survey
www.torontosun.com

Women are disinclined to climb the corporate ladder, reports a Randstad Canada survey. Almost half of Canadian women surveyed are not aspiri

Discovering Your Accomplishments that Made a Difference | CIO
www.cio.com

Your actions can be compared to a pebble tossed into a pond that causes ripples to cross to the far bank. These ripples, your actions, may g

Five common stumbling blocks CEOs must look out for
www.theglobeandmail.com

Certain character traits will help a leader rise to greatness. Others, however, can be their undoing

Jeans at work? You might want to rethink that
www.theglobeandmail.com

Even if you hate thinking about clothes, your clothes tell others what to think about you

Why you may want to start zig-zagging with your career
www.theglobeandmail.com

Career progression is less and less a linear trajectory. Here’s why you should embrace the fact

Quantify Your Value and Earn More | CIO
www.cio.com

You were hired because someone believed you would produce more value for the organization than you would cost it. (Serialized from the soon-

Career Professionals of Canada - VIRTUAL Meet-up - Western Canada - FREE...
www.careerprocanada.org

Career Professionals of Canada is a uniquely Canadian association. We are a member-run, volunteer-driven social enterprise. Professional Mem

LinkedIn Features That Can Advance Your Job Search | Career Impressions
careerimpressions.ca

LinkedIn continues to evolve and the site regularly adds new features and tools to help you better find people, content, and opportunities.

Emotionally dumb? You’re CEO material
www.theglobeandmail.com

When executives reach the C-suite, their emotional development declines, a psychologist notes

Career Advice From CEOs Who Rose Through Ranks; Climbing Lessons - Inves...
news.investors.com

That highflying CEO was once a front-line employee but reached the top by applying commitment and tenacity. Lessons on achieving a career pi

Joe Average? You can learn to lead, too
www.theglobeandmail.com

With focus and a commitment to people and results, anyone can become an effective leader

The Value of the CEO Variety Pack
www.strategy-business.com

A chief executive with a diverse background usually brings innovation and new ideas to a company, but the shake-up doesn’t necessarily pay o

Three keys to attaining your career goals
www.theglobeandmail.com

Navigate your career trajectory by plotting a leadership road map

What You Can Learn From A 9x Turnaround CEO
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I met Dick Cross, a 9x turnaround CEO, a couple of years ago in a podcast interview after reading his new book at the time, Just Run It! His

7 Things To Get Ready For a Job Search in 2015 | Career Impressions
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If your goal is to get a new job in the new year, here are 7 things you need to do to prepare yourself for your job search. 1. Update your r

Need Some Career Inspiration for 2015? Ask and You Shall Receive
www.payscale.com

Do you need a bit of inspiration to build the dream career you've always wanted? What better time to do this than the start of a new year? H

New Year = New Career? | Career Impressions
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It happens every January – people vow to make some big changes in the upcoming year. Many will decide its time to seek out a new job or even

How Social Media Management Tools Can Boost Your Job Search
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Your resume and cover letter aren’t the only ways to stand out in your job search. Leverage your personal brand and social media to land you