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: 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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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: Linkedin Features and Hacks

Link Roundup: Linkedin Features and Hacks

Link Roundups
Social Media is constantly changing, updating, and releasing new features. Linkedin has been making some massive changes to their mobile and website platforms. It’s one of the largest powerhouses for professional networking and only continues to be with their new implementations. There have been more than 5 new features rolled out within the past few months. Find out more about them and how to navigate the platform in this week’s link roundup! (more…)
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The Importance of Making a Positive First Impression

The Importance of Making a Positive First Impression

Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers
In lieu of National Fresh Breath Day, why not talk about making first impressions in the business world! (Pro tip: Always chew a piece of gum or mint before going into a professional situation and make sure you throw out the gum before entering. You do not want to talk to people with bad breath!) Whether you are networking, interviewing, or meeting your co-workers for the first time, first impressions have the strongest impact on your job and career. You never get a second chance to make a first impression so it is extremely important to get it right! In today’s blog, we’ve included tips that will leave you long lasting positive impressions with everyone you meet. (more…)
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How to Make the Most out of a Networking Event

How to Make the Most out of a Networking Event

Resources for Job Seekers
Attending a networking event can be an intimidating experience, but one of the most valuable in your job search. It is an opportunity for you to meet people in your desired field that could ultimately help you find a job, lead you to a job, or even offer you a job! Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your time and create long-lasting professional connections at the next networking event you attend. (more…)
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