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TR Community scoreboard for June 3, 2011 - Get hired

In this weekly recap post, you'll get a quick look at the top discussions and members on the TechRepublic forums.

According to Toni Bowers, job seekers sometimes approach interviews too eager to please. Find out what you can do to get around that feeling, and then take a look at the other topics and members that were the most active on the boards.

Top 5 discussion threads:

  1. Nine tips for getting hired (Toni Bowers)
  2. How to kill innovation, in five easy steps (Jason Hiner)
  3. Working towards bug-free, secure software (Michael Kassner)
  4. Open source software users voluntarily pay more (Chad Perrin)
  5. Poll: Should you really trust the cloud with your valuable data? (Mark Kaelin)

TR members with the most total posts on the forums

  1. jck and Tony Hopkinson (56 posts)
  2. apotheon (54 posts)
  3. seanferd (53 posts)
  4. RayFoxxe (50 posts)
  5. AnsuGisalas (46 posts)

TR members with the most Votes Up in the Discussions forum

  1. Neon Samurai (90)
  2. jck (31)
  3. Tony Hopkinson (28)
  4. apotheon and Spitfire_Sysop (26)
  5. Alpha_Dog (23)

TR members with the most Votes Up in the Q&A forum

  1. OH Smeg and robo_dev (3)
  2. Tony Hopkinson, Tyharo, markp24, cmiller5400, roqsmugler, and Kenone (2)

Top spam busters

  1. Palmetto (13)
  2. seanferd (8)
  3. AnsuGisalas (5)
  4. Hal 9000 and PurpleSkys (3)

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Addendum:

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5 comments
PurpleSkys
PurpleSkys like.author.displayName 1 Like

I haven't seen one in a while...then again, since going back to work a couple weeks ago, i'm not around much myself. But,as usual, you do an awesome job every week :) Hope everyone has a spectacular weekend. :)

Sonja Thompson
Sonja Thompson like.author.displayName like.author.displayName like.author.displayName 3 Like

I haven't given up entirely, but the universe hasn't been very cooperative. Hope you have a great weekend, as well!

NickNielsen
NickNielsen like.author.displayName like.author.displayName 2 Like

Hoping June is a little better. Which it should be, with a week off in the middle. B-)

Michael Jay
Michael Jay like.author.displayName like.author.displayName 2 Like

I sent an email to the universe and told it to be nice to you, things will pick up soon.

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