Tag Archives: LinkedIn

Increasing your positive Internet presence: Ask Amber

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting These days, it’s no secret that the Internet plays a big role in the hiring process and in human resources in general. If you want to make a good impression on current or future employers, … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: How using social media can attract positive attention from current or prospective employers

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting I’m sure it’s safe to say that young professionals have heard all about how personal social media accounts can negatively impact one’s professional life, but social media has potential for good as well. When used … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: Organizations you should be following on LinkedIn

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting As I’ve said before, LinkedIn can be an invaluable resource for your job search or in your general networking efforts. Sure you remember to connect with your friends and coworkers, but have you joined any … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: LinkedIn—new tips and tricks from active job seekers

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting Back in November, I wrote an Ask Amber blog about LinkedIn, but as the saying goes, “you learn something new every day.” After lengthy discussions with several other young professionals recently, I have learned  a … Continue reading

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Ask Amber: How LinkedIn can help you network

By Amber Alarid, JVA Consulting Question: How can LinkedIn help me? I have an account but no idea what it does. “All jobs are relationship driven,” said Ben Baldwin, Research Learning Specialist for the National Park Service at Rocky Mountain … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing in Pepsi Refresh Project is a taste of things to come. Part II: The Debate

By Collin Lessing, JVA Marketing/Communications Coordinator and Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Vice President of Design and Innovation Ashley’s response to Collin’s March 19 blog post: I recently read Collin Lessing’s blog about the Pepsi Refresh Project. It reminded me of Chase … Continue reading

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Ten Easy Steps Toward Professionalism

By Ashley N. Kasprzak, JVA Senior Associate I have the good fortune to work with caring, hardworking people across the state. They all share a common value: helping improve people’s lives. I love the passion and joy people exhibit when … Continue reading

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