Top 10 Job Search Trends to Ignore

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Instead, make a ‘note’ on your weekly calendar to update your status, but be as intuitive as you can about it. If you don’t have anything you feel compelled to say, share or inquire about, then hold off. The more rigid you become about rules of thumb on social networking activity, the more unnatural it comes across to the audience you are trying to attract.

The absolutes of job search are puzzling; as in most things in life, there are few black and white rules. While you want to follow some rules of thumb, you also should climb outside of your (or others’) boxes from time to time to really take charge of your career versus following the pack.

The following list of 10 trends not to follow, identified by Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, MRW, writing for, is Part 2 of a two-part series designed to help you winnow out trends that are either outdated or misguided.


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