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Are Portfolios Important?

I’ve been invited to join a panel during this year’s Jumpstart half-day career development conference for aspiring PR professionals put on by the Puget Sound PRSA. This is an excellent annual event geared toward new or newly graduating communicators who…
Angee Linsey
May 2, 2016
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Can politics get in the way of your career?

Today I scrolled through my Linked In feed in hopes of getting caught up on professional updates and snippets of career inspiration from my network. Instead I was bombarded with political commentary from multiple contacts. To the credit of many…
Angee Linsey
March 17, 2016
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Stepping out with a new look

I must confess, when I decided to create a website that wasn’t like every other search firm site, I was both excited and nervous. Excited because I believe we are a bit different than other recruiting firms, so why not…
Angee Linsey
March 11, 2016
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Do you hire for resilience?

re·sil·ience(rəˈzilyəns)/noun The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness “Given how important resilience is, it's surprising we don't hire for it,” Seth Godin so wisely stated in a recent blog post. And that got me thinking, this isn’t a characteristic…
Angee Linsey
March 2, 2016
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New year new job?

We’re already half way through January. Have any of your resolutions already fallen by the wayside? Or maybe you haven’t even started that one thing you promised yourself THIS was the year to achieve. If one of your resolutions for…
Angee Linsey
January 18, 2016
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‘Tis the season

'Tis the season to be networking. Wait, what? Everyone knows the holidays are a time to take a break from any thoughts of career change. From Thanksgiving to the New Year, no one is hiring. At least that’s what I…
Angee Linsey
December 4, 2015
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America’s Heroes – Celebrate, then Hire

With Veterans Day comes a lot of buzz about how companies are hiring America’s Heroes. These efforts are not only admirable, but essential. Our veterans have served their country and deserve an opportunity to continue their career as a civilian.…
Angee Linsey
November 10, 2015
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CEOs Weigh In — Culture Matters

“Culture is the differentiator for any company.”  That statement by Raj Singh, co-founder of Concur, was reinforced throughout a panel discussion at last week’s CEO Forum “From the CEO’s Perspective,” led by executive coach and author Teri Citterman. Joining Raj on…
Angee Linsey
October 30, 2015