Resources for Job Seekers

2 03, 2020

What to Bring on Your First Day of Work

2020-03-02T14:06:15-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Starting a new job can be exciting and overwhelming. You want to make sure you’re prepared and have everything you’ll need to ensure a smooth transition into your first day. Here are some items that you should have with you when you start. […]

14 02, 2020

Link Roundup: Resume Tips, Tweaks and Best Formats

2020-02-14T14:05:35-05:00Categories: Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Happy Valentine’s Day! Another resume link roundup – only this week we are covering a few different aspects! Tips that you may not have heard yet (hopefully), advice on making updates and tweaks to your resume and the best file formats for applying. Check it out! […]

13 02, 2020

How to Include Internships on Your Resume

2020-02-13T08:29:22-05:00Categories: Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Although an internship is not “technically” a career position, it’s still considered work experience. Whether it further supports your career experience, or you’re a recent grad and it demonstrates your eagerness and your exposure to the working world. Today we’re covering where, when and how to include internships on your resume. Check it out! […]

10 02, 2020

When Do Employers Reach Out to My References?

2020-02-17T13:53:33-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Although your resume holds a lot of weight when applying to a new position, you also need previous references who will attest to who you are as an employee. Putting in the extra time and effort to select and provide references is imperative. But when do companies conduct the reference checks? […]

5 02, 2020

How to Share Career Accomplishments On Your Resume

2020-02-05T14:47:45-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Throughout your career, you’ll develop skills, overcome obstacles and obtain achievements that will demonstrate your value as an employee. Although this may not necessarily fall under “job responsibilities” you should still include these accomplishments on your resume. Here’s how to do so. […]

4 02, 2020

What You Should Not Do After a Job Interview

2020-02-04T15:27:27-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

A job interview can be super exciting if you feel that it went really well, and you’re extremely interested in the position. After the interview, you’ll want to follow up and give feedback, but there are certain things you should be aware of and avoid while you’re waiting for a response. Check it out, below! […]

22 01, 2020

Does Negotiating Salary Compromise My Job Offer?

2020-01-22T13:53:34-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Is it normal to negotiate a salary after a job offer? Would negotiating the salary compromise the job offer? There are a few situations where it’s assumed that you might counter the salary, however, there are also situations where it would be wise not to. Find out how to determine the difference, below! […]

16 01, 2020

How to Determine, And Answer “What Type of Work Environment Do You Work Best In?”

2020-01-16T13:54:23-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

When looking for a job, ensuring that the position is right for you, is just as important as the company wanting to hire you. Aside from determining whether the company culture would be a good fit – you should also consider the work environment. From flexible to structured, collaborative to independent – each environment type can determine whether you would enjoy the position, or leave feeling burned out daily.  Here are some ways to determine what type of environment you’d prefer, and how to answer that question in an interview. Check it out! […]

3 01, 2020

Link Roundup: Best Apps, Blogs and Resources for Job Seekers

2020-01-03T15:03:18-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If one of your new year goals is to look for a new job and change up your position, this one is for you. We’re sharing resources to assist you such as job websites, apps, career blogs, and more. Check it out, here! […]

30 12, 2019

Different Employment Types And Their Purpose

2019-12-30T14:38:10-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re on the job hunt and looking for a new position, you’re probably noticing there are a variety of job types available. Not only are there part-time and full-time positions, but also employment types such as “contract”, “contract to hire” and “temporary to permanent”. Which job type should you be applying for? Today we’re discussing the different employment types and the purpose of each one. […]