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Worried You May Have Exaggerated Like Yahoo's CEO Did? Here's What To Do (YHOO)

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is in a LOT of hot water for allowing his employers, employees, and shareholders to believe he had a degree that he does not actually have. Lying on your resume is not OK, and neither is exaggerating in a job interview. But what should you do...
Worried You May Have Exaggerated Like Yahoo's CEO Did? Here's What To Do (YHOO)
Fast Company Is Hiring A Senior Video Producer

Yahoo May Get Out Of Paying A Huge Severance To Former CEO Scott Thompson [Report]

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Yahoo will claim that the departure of its now former CEO Scott Thompson is due to cause, superficially citing the inaccurate information on his resume, Kara Swisher at AllThingsD reports. Swisher cites several unnamed sources who suggest that the company will point to the code of ethics clause in Thompson's...
Yahoo May Get Out Of Paying A Huge Severance To Former CEO Scott Thompson [Report]

CVTrust wants to make it so you can't lie about your education on your resume

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It happened to former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson, it’s happened to thousands of other professionals and it’ll happen again.  Lying about Embellishing your resume is never a good idea, and as time goes on, it’s just going to become easier and easier to get caught. Case in point: CVTrust is a startup that’s looking to change...
CVTrust wants to make it so you can't lie about your education on your resume
GET HIRED: How To Make Your LinkedIn Profile Gorgeous With Graphics (LNKD)
Zynga confirms that FarmVille 2 is in the works

Netflix Streaming App Coming to iPad

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From day one, the iPad was not only a device for reading e-books and magazines, but also for enjoying video content – despite the fact that it doesn’t support the ubiquitous Flash. Now, Netflix is one of the first to fulfill this promise with a Netflix streaming app for...
Netflix Streaming App Coming to iPad

79% Of Readers Say Yahoo Should Fire Its CEO Over Resume Lie (YHOO)

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79% of Business Insider readers surveyed say Yahoo's board should fire CEO Scott Thompson because he said he has a computer science degree, and he does not. The poll is still open, and you can vote, here >> Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story...
79% Of Readers Say Yahoo Should Fire Its CEO Over Resume Lie (YHOO)

Why HR Should Consider Asking Oddball Interview Questions

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Ask a job seeker what his or her weaknesses are and chances are they will say they work too hard. Ask that same candidate what they would do if they won $20 million in the lottery and you're not likely to get a canned or polished answer. While oddball questions may seem...
Why HR Should Consider Asking Oddball Interview Questions

LG Optimus G Pro update features detailed: Smart Video, Dual Camera, recording (video)

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While the biggest question concerning LG's 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro -- when will it ship in the US -- remains officially TBA, the company has posted a video preview (embedded after the break) of the software update it's sending Korean early adopters this month. There's also no launch date...
LG Optimus G Pro update features detailed: Smart Video, Dual Camera, recording (video)

What Interview Questions Are Helpful In Hiring Developers?

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Interviews are always an interesting topic, and for software engineers the interview process can take many forms. First, there is the standard interview where you are asked questions regarding the technologies that the potential opportunity uses. Those types of questions are always useful because you can find out if someone...
What Interview Questions Are Helpful In Hiring Developers?
Where to park your resume online so it'll be seen (without embarrassing you)

Update: Thompson reportedly out as Yahoo CEO

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson plans to step down from his job in the wake of questions about whether he padded his resume, according to All Things D....
Update: Thompson reportedly out as Yahoo CEO

No CEO News Emerges From Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

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You can’t blame Yahoo’s board for being a little bit gun shy. After all, eight out of 11 directors are new this year — three of them were appointed in the wake of the highly-public resume scandal that ousted CEO Scott Thompson. With the Thompson debacle, the departure of... Please...
No CEO News Emerges From Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

Former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Joins ShopRunner

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Online-shopping service ShopRunner tapped former Yahoo chief executive Scott Thompson as its CEO, two months after he resigned from the Internet company over a resume discrepancy....
Former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Joins ShopRunner

Meet Somewhere: a recruitment site with no job listings

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Recruitment is usually both tedious and nerve-wracking, not only for the job-seeker but also for the company looking to fill positions. Applicants tend to be matched to jobs on the basis of skills they list on their resume — which is fine, but only up to a point. The problem...
Meet Somewhere: a recruitment site with no job listings

Booting Up: Charged Edition

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"Low Bat" (http://www.flickr.com/people/saschaaa/) Little improvement in battery life yields opportunity for alternative, portable energy creating devices [Wall Street Journal] 'In the gray area between audacious projects and pure science fiction:' Google aims to solve the world's problems with new experimental forum [Google Blog] Snap and search for very specific cuisine...
Booting Up: Charged Edition

Feature Friday: What's The Atomic Unit Of Your Product/Service?

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This isn't exactly about a feature. Features are the verbs of a web/mobile product. Objects are the nouns. And one thing I always like to think about is what is the most fundamental object of all in your service. I like to call this the "atomic unit." Here are some...
Feature Friday: What's The Atomic Unit Of Your Product/Service?

OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch

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So we rolled our own. matewatch simply checks what TextMate documents you’re editing and records the intervals of time that those documents are frontmost in TextMate. (Link: OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch)...
OS X TextMate user? free time tracker: matewatch
Mepedia: LinkedIn For The Desperately Unemployed Generation

"How to use Twitter to build a stronger resume" via @behoff - http://www.behoff.com/2010/02/use-twitter-on-your-resume/#respond

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"How to use Twitter to build a stronger resume" via @behoff - http://www.behoff.com/2010/02/use-twitter-on-your-resume/#respond

This is a very cool way to represent your resume visually http://bit.ly/ct6RD6 by @rtodd

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This is a very cool way to represent your resume visually http://bit.ly/ct6RD6 by @rtodd
Yahoo agrees to sell back half of Alibaba stake in $7B deal

How the generations use social media to job search (infographic)

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Gen Y-comprised of 18- to 29-year-olds-may reign supreme when it comes to social networking, but how do they compare to Gen X and Baby Boomers when networking for jobs? A a new survey from Millennial Branding and Beyond.com looks at the similarities and differences among the three generations and...
How the generations use social media to job search (infographic)
Good Deal: WriteRoom productivity app for OS X on sale today for $1.99

Last Day at Google

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Today was my last day at Google. It's been 6.5 years since I first started at Google, and let me tell you when I first joined I did not expect to stick around for that long. My previous longest tenure was at Mpath Interactive for 3.5 years. I remember joining...
Last Day at Google

Here's A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job (LNKD)

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Best-selling author Nicole Williams, LinkedIn's Connection Director, has a great tip on how to land your next job. Call it "strategic volunteering." We talked to Williams, who has penned three popular career advice books, about how to volunteer your way into a new gig.  Here's how you do it: Identify...
Here's A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job (LNKD)

Yahoo Puts Blue Pencil to Board Bios

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With Yahoo's CEO in the hot seat and one board member leaving amid a controversy over incorrect resume claims, the company is getting out the blue pencil....
Yahoo Puts Blue Pencil to Board Bios
Live From The Y Combinator Demo Day

Self-professed ‘photonerd’ publishes open letter in hopes of being hired by Instagram

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I really admire talented and driven people who put themselves out there publicly when they are so excited about a company that they’d like to work there. I wrote about one such person last year named Hanna Phan who created a presentation on SlideRocket to score her dream job. This...
Self-professed ‘photonerd’ publishes open letter in hopes of being hired by Instagram
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