Link Roundup: How to Make Positive Changes with Your Career

Link Roundup: How to Make Positive Changes with Your Career

General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers
  Whether you are looking to move up in your company, make a career change completely, or simply find a job that is right for you… it’s easy to talk yourself out of it. However if you are wanting to adjust your current situation, you want to make sure you are doing it right. Find out more in this week’s round of blogs below!   (more…)
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How to Ask Someone to Be a Reference

How to Ask Someone to Be a Reference

General Job Search Advice
Just like any other favor, asking someone to be a reference can seem daunting. You’re putting yourself out there and there is always the rare chance that the person may turn you down. We can’t predict the person’s response, but the more thought you put into the person you ask, the better the chances of them helping you. Choose people you work/worked closely with and trust. Once you’ve decided on who to ask, it’s important to approach the topic with these helpful tips below! (more…)
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Link Roundup: All About Resumes

Link Roundup: All About Resumes

General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters
Your resume is your first impression before meeting a hiring manager or recruiter face to face. Make it stand out and count! This means no errors, accuracy, and an easy to read template. If you need some help with that, we’ve got you covered! Check out the links below for tips on building your resume and more. (more…)
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Link Roundup: Making Your Job Search Worthwhile

Link Roundup: Making Your Job Search Worthwhile

General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers
The job search can be frustrating when you’re sending out waves of applications, but hearing back from a few to none. The job search is a lengthy task in itself, but following up with companies who don’t follow up with you may be to your advantage. This shows them that you’re passionate and driven when it comes to joining their team and also refreshes their mind when it comes to choosing candidates. Find out more about how you can make your job search worthwhile by checking out the links below! (more…)
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Link Roundup: How Mentoring Can Affect Your Career

Link Roundup: How Mentoring Can Affect Your Career

Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups
Mentoring can offer life and career changing opportunities for both the mentor and the mentee. A mentor is the voice of reason and helps you get to where you need to go without handing it to you. No matter the career point difference or age, a mentor and a mentee can learn a lot from each other. This relationship is a two-way exchange. Find out more about the benefits of mentoring below! (more…)
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Link Roundup: Making a Career Transition

Link Roundup: Making a Career Transition

How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups
A career change is a big decision, one that should certainly be well thought out. Knowing what you want in your future position or industry is important before jumping to transition without thought. There are questions you should be asking yourself and steps you should be taking. Check them out in our round of advice in this week’s link roundup below! (more…)
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Link Roundup: Managing a Side Hustle

Link Roundup: Managing a Side Hustle

How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups
Side hustles are a great way to gain new skills that you can contribute to your 9-5. They’re also an excellent way to help fulfill your career dreams. This is generally seen as freelance work providing supplemental income. If you’re wondering how to start a side hustle, are interested in making your side hustle your main hustle, or are having trouble balancing both positions, check out this week’s link roundup below! (more…)
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5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers
Your first internship is an exciting stepping stone in your professional career! Making an internship a positive experience by working hard and taking on new learning opportunities will help you excel. Not only will hard work benefit your career, but will also be noticed by the managers you are working for. Who knows, maybe you’ll be offered a full-time position down the road. You never want to burn bridges with any professional connection you make. Check out our 5 great tips to help you become the standout intern! (more…)
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Link Roundup: Is a Remote Job Right For You?

Link Roundup: Is a Remote Job Right For You?

General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers
Working remotely isn’t for everyone. Remote personalities are typically go-getters, self-starters, independent workers, and self-motivators. They can work with fewer rules and organized hours and still get their tasks done on deadline. If you’re thinking of taking a remote job, check out this week’s link roundup for helpful tips on how to make the transition and if it’s the right fit for you! (more…)
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