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25 02, 2019

8 Job Search Myths We’ve Debunked

2019-02-25T14:25:26-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re searching for a job, there are so many things to consider, so much advice given and so many rules that seem to pop up. Knowing what advice is accurate, and what’s considered a myth can help you with a more successful job search. Check out these 8 myths about job searching, below! […]

20 08, 2018

5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

2018-08-20T08:41:42-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

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! […]

4 06, 2018

How to Make the Most out of a Networking Event

2018-06-04T10:55:43-04:00Categories: Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

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. […]

13 12, 2017

How to Network During the Holidays

2017-12-13T10:12:18-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

During the holidays you will likely receive invitations to various parties and functions. You may have a work party here, a family gathering there, or a get-together with a group of friends. If you’re looking for a job, you may feel inclined to turn down some of those invitations to focus on your search. However, each of these parties represent an opportunity for you to do some networking! Networking is a great way to make new connections, and potentially find a job! If you have some holiday parties coming up, read on to find out how you can network! [...]

14 07, 2017

Link Roundup 7/14/17: Knowing When to Leave Your Job

2017-07-14T10:22:32-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s easy to ponder how great other job opportunities are. However, the ‘grass is always greener’ mentality applies to jobs as well. It can be hard to tell if finding a new job is a worthwhile pursuit. To better inform such a big decision, we’ve gathered some resources and articles below. This week’s links also have some great advice on networking, and include some interesting data from a recent LinkedIn study. If any of that sounds beneficial to you, check out the links below! […]

12 06, 2017

Why (and How) You Should Check In With Your Network

2017-06-12T10:42:45-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

In LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends 2017 study, they discovered that 48% of talent leaders consider employee referrals a top channel for quality hires. If you’re a job seeker that wants to tap into that wealth of opportunity, it’s no surprise. In a time when it’s incredibly easy to apply with a resume, a referral will help you stand out. It’s all too easy for a resume to get lost through keyword filters and short attention spans. However, word of mouth from an employee can get you ahead. So if you want to stand out, we’ll show you the way in [...]

25 07, 2016

What is LinkedIn?

2016-07-25T12:08:21-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

LinkedIn is an incredibly popular professional social networking tool that is used by millions of workers across the globe. In it’s most basic form, it acts as a virtual resume, which exists for potential employers to see. At this point the site is so popular if you’ve been searching for a job, you likely already have an account. However, if you’re holding out from using it, or just haven’t heard of it, read on. We’ll explain the benefits of using the social platform below. […]