Archive for December, 2012


Can I earn a degree from the School of Hard Knocks?

Monday, December 17th, 2012

In the December 18, 2012 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a job hunter considers an online, or “distance learning” degree: I have over 24 years experience in industry, but I never got a college degree. Now I want to get a bachelors. A “distance learning” college has approved my application for a B.S. in Business Administration. […]


No College Degree, No Problem

Monday, December 10th, 2012

In the December 11, 2012 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a job hunter wants to know how to get past the college degree requirement when he’s sure he can do the job anyway. I just discovered your blog and have purchased How Can I Change Careers? and Keep Your Salary Under Wraps. I have some questions […]


Webinar: University of Michigan Ross School of Business

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

This is a special posting connected to today’s webinar: Ask The Headhunter / Making Your Next Career Move: Sourcing leads & executing your value proposition Ross School of Management, University of Michigan December 5, 2012 (This event was limited to students and alumni of the Ross School.) I’ll add more content here after the event […]


LinkedIn: Just another job board

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

In the December 4, 2012 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a writer wonders about “social job hunting” on LinkedIn and Facebook. Is this a good new thing? LinkedIn has recently expanded its job search functionalities. Facebook is also planning a job portal. What do you think about them? Do you see any value in linking job […]