http://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/2012/05/02/10-costly-job-search-mistakes-you-have-to-stop-making

If you’re having trouble finding a job, it might be because you’re sabotaging your chances without even realizing it.

Here are 10 common mistakes that you’re possibly making in your job search:

1. Relying on outdated sources of job-searching advice.Job-search conventions have changed dramatically in the last 10 years, but many books and experts are still doling out outdated advice that can hurt your chances now. Ideally your advice should come from sources who have done a significant amount of hiring themselves—and recently, not a couple of decades ago.

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