Here are your links for this week–not as many as usual. August seems to be a slow month. . .
- Training Cutbacks Thwart Jobless–USA Today reports that companies are drastically cutting training programs for new workers.
- 10 Tricks for a Fabulous Work Day–Some good ideas here for both jobseekers and staff.
- If You're Looking for a Job, Get Out of Your Own Way–There are 6 types of frustrated job seekers, according to this article, each with different bad habits of getting in their own way.
- Managing Yourself: 5 Ways to Bungle a Job Change–Looks at the most common job-hopping mistakes.
- Social Media Can Help You Land a Higher Paying Job–Researchers have discovered that social media plays a significant role in connecting people to higher paying jobs.