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Lose The Resume,
Land the Job

Find all you need to get a clue and be more empowered as you lose the resume and land the job.

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Overview of the Book

Sitting over lunch at a deli one day, we hashed out an idea for a book on how to get a job—not the usual advice that everybody spouts off, but what it really takes. All of us could name countless people who are well intentioned, but absolutely clueless. These people need the tough love and unvarnished truth that no one—not spouses, partners, mentors, or anyone else—will tell them.

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Korn Ferry Advance

Korn Ferry Advance

Lose the Resume, Land the Job complements Korn Ferry's newest offering for professional-level job seekers, KF Advance.

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Know Yourself

Know Yourself

“Know yourself” is the number-one advice people love to ignore.

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Targeting Your Next Opportunity

Targeting Your Next Opportunity

Unless you are some rare talent—possessing some kind of 21st century alchemy skills—nobody is going to come looking for you.

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Networking Like It’s a Contact Sport

Networking Like It’s a Contact Sport

The world really is flat. Someone you know knows somebody who knows someone who knows someone who knows somebody who knows you!

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Showcasing Your “ACT”

Showcasing Your “ACT”

From the first outreach to your network contacts or an initial conversation with a recruiter, through the interview process.

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Talent Management

Burnison: It's a Full Employment Market

Burnison: It's a Full Employment Market

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison talks to Bloomberg about the job market, rising wages and the sectors seeing productivity gains.

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Leadership

Don't Be a Job Stalker

Don't Be a Job Stalker

Make sure your version of networking goes well beyond just handing your résumé to someone, says CEO Gary Burnison.

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Talent Management

Going Deep, in the Interview

Going Deep, in the Interview

CEO Gary Burnison says job interviewers have to get beyond superficial topics to really learn about candidates.

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Leadership

Breaking Boredom: What's Really Driving Job Seekers in 2018

Breaking Boredom: What's Really Driving Job Seekers in 2018

A new Korn Ferry survey finds money isn't what's pushing executives to look for new work this year.

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Talent Management

Interviewing Candidates, the Right Way

Interviewing Candidates, the Right Way

With so many executives bad at giving job interviews, CEO Gary Burnison offers some unique "Help."

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Leadership

The 5 Terrible Job Interviewers—and How to Overcome Them

The 5 Terrible Job Interviewers—and How to Overcome Them

Some interviewers are awful, writes Gary Burnison, but there are strategies savvy job candidates can use to influence them.

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Leadership

4 Things To Do To Seize Your Next Opportunity

4 Things To Do To Seize Your Next Opportunity

To get the job you want, you need to “lose the resume," writes CEO Gary Burnison.

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Talent Management

Job Targeting: The Three-Point Plan

Job Targeting: The Three-Point Plan

A surprising number of people don't follow a career-building strategy, says CEO Gary Burnison.

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Talent Management

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Interviewing

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Interviewing

CEO Gary Burnison calls out the chance-killing mistakes newbie and seasoned executives keep making.

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