How to Analyze a Job Description

How to Analyze a Job Description

General Job Search Advice
The better you understand how a typical job description is built, the easier it will be to assess if you're interested and/or qualified for the position. To help, we're giving examples of each section of a job description and then tips on how to read them. Of course, some companies are brief in their description, and others are extremely thorough. So while the details of a job description will vary, the purpose of them remains the same. Let's dive in! (more…)
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5 Things You Should Do When Your Job Searching While Employed (And 4 Things You Shouldn’t)

5 Things You Should Do When Your Job Searching While Employed (And 4 Things You Shouldn’t)

General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers
Conducting a job search while you're currently employed is both a smart and tricky move. You want to ensure you have a secure position before leaving your current job, but you also want to be respectful and discreet when doing so. There are some do's and don'ts to applying for jobs while still currently employed, and we've compiled a list of a few helpful tips below! (more…)
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The Positives of Failure

The Positives of Failure

General Job Search Advice
Failure gets a bad rap. The negativity and stigma around failure heavily cloud the positives that come from it. Without failure we don't learn, grow or appreciate the struggle. So what's more motivating than learning about some of the most successful people of all time and realizing they too failed? And failed hard at that. Here are just a few to help put it in perspective: (more…)
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6 Tips to Not Waste Your Time in a Job Search

6 Tips to Not Waste Your Time in a Job Search

General Job Search Advice
Job searching can be an enjoyable and experimental time for you. It allows you to dream, get specific and try something new. But we're all busy and we don't want the search to become endless without success. Knowing exactly HOW and WHAT to do when job searching, can keep it fun and speed up the process. Check out these six tips to help your search, be successful! (more…)
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5 Questions to Ask in an Internship Interview 

5 Questions to Ask in an Internship Interview 

Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice
    Being an intern can be a GREAT opportunity to not only learn but to get the experience you need in a specific company or field. However, you want to make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into and that you aren’t just the - “errand runner and do everything that no one else wants to do” – type of intern. To cover your bases, here are five things that you can ask when you are interviewing for an intern position. (more…)
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