Entries by Liz Ryan

How to Use LinkedIn to Find Your Next Boss

LinkedIn is an incredible resource for job-seekers. The LinkedIn database is vast, with over 300 million users. Finding hiring managers via LinkedIn is just one of the many ways job-seekers can benefit by using LinkedIn as a job search tool. In this article you’ll learn how to use LinkedIn to find your hiring manager inside […]

How to Write Your First Pain Letter

A Pain Letter is a new-millennium alternative to a cover letter. It’s a letter. It has black or blue ink on a white page, but that’s about all that a Pain Letter has in common with a cover letter. When you send a cover letter with a resume into some kind of faceless Black Hole […]

Pain Interviewing Script for Job-Seekers

If you’re new to the Whole Person Job Search and the idea of interviewing your next boss freaks you out, try this approach. The hiring manager will ask you interview questions, and you’ll answer each one. After each answer, you’ll ask a question of your own back, like this: MANAGER: So, what made you move […]