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One of the main focuses of this blog is to help job hunters (in various ways). Here is a list of our job hunting articles. Note that many of the articles are about job hunting with LinkedIn, so there is some overlap with the LinkedIn on FG2 links page. 


2010, 2016

LinkedIn’s Open Candidate Feature May Help a Job Find You

October 20th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Learn How (and Whether) to Activate the Feature LinkedIn recently announced a new Open Candidate feature to make it easier for working job hunters to hide their search from their employer and to signal to other [...]

510, 2016

The Frugal Guide to Online Learning

October 5th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Online Learning for (Not) Dummies Alternatives to As we discussed in our last post, is a great resource for online learning and is now being incorporated more into LinkedIn, itself. In today’s job [...]

2909, 2016

LinkedIn Adds Skills Education to Its Core Mission

September 29th, 2016|Tags: , , , | Courses Available Free for Some LinkedIn Subscribers About a year and a half ago, LinkedIn bought the online training site, Until last week, the two remained separate entities, each offering a variety of [...]

1403, 2016

Build Your Own Online Job Search Hub

March 14th, 2016|Tags: , , |

A Job Hunter’s Guide to Getting Noticed Online Set Up a Communications Hub on the Web for your Job Search Part 2 of The Modern (Older) Job Hunter If you have worked for a single [...]

2202, 2016

The Modern (Older) Job Hunter

February 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , |

A Splash Landing into the Job Market, Part 1 of The Modern (Older) Job Hunter Let’s start with a Future Fable. The astronaut remembered the day he splashed-down on earth after a 25-year mission to [...]

1901, 2016

Red Beans, Rice and Your Job Hunt

January 19th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Why Job Hunting and Cooking Red Beans and Rice are Alike Although I grew up in New Jersey and trained in the midwest, I lived and worked in Louisiana for 25 years. It took a [...]

1711, 2015

The Future of LinkedIn Job Hunting

November 17th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

LinkedIn Previews New Tools for Hiring in 2016 In the past few months, Frugal Guidance 2 has published several articles on using LinkedIn, most recently The Job Hunter’s Guide to LinkedIn Recruiter and LinkedIn for [...]

911, 2015

LinkedIn for the Holidays

November 9th, 2015|Tags: , , |

Have Yourself a Merry Little LinkedIn November and December are great times to celebrate the holidays, and you can do it on LinkedIn (and other social media), too. Use the season to reconnect with older [...]

2610, 2015

LinkedIn Launches a Pilot Program for Freelancers

October 26th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

LinkedIn ProFinder - bringing Freelancers and Employers Together Although LinkedIn promotes itself as a platform for Business-to-Business (B2B) networking and provides lots of tools for businesses looking for full-time professionals, the business site has done [...]

2210, 2015

The Job Hunter’s Guide to LinkedIn Recruiter

October 22nd, 2015|Tags: , , , |

What a Web We Weave – LinkedIn Recruiters and Job Hunters For job hunters, one of the great mysteries of LinkedIn is how to be found by corporate recruiters. You may have heard about LinkedIn [...]