Search Committee is Hiring, How Do I Deal?

Dear Experts, CAREEREALISM has good advice, but I need some job search advice specific to my field-education. If I apply to a position at a university or college, how do I follow up? Search committees are impossible to get in touch with often and this is a school out of state. I WANT this job but don't know what to do after sending in my CV. I need advice that's less business oriented. Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question:Q#264 Information=knowledge=leverage: Schools are social communities-understand the culture. (@RTResumePro) Q#264 But colleges usually DO have a listing of the email/phone# for faculty. I'd try to find a contact there. (@beneubanks) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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PowerPoint – the “stirrups” of presentations

Some people say that stirrups took the skill out of horse riding. Stirrups made it too easy for riders to stay on their horses.

PowerPoint is thought to have done the same for presentations. By organizing your ideas, thoughts, and information in a series of slides, meetings start to look the same.

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