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3 12, 2018

Why Skills Matter on Your Resume

2018-12-03T10:57:40-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  When it comes to your resume, education is an important component. But we are finding out it’s not the only component that matters. Your “skills” may hold more significance than you realize. Skills show experience, knowledge and proficiency.  Ironically the skills section is often the first section people put the least effort into when compiling their resume. To ensure you’re highlighting what type of employee you can be, here are a few tips to help you! […]

23 05, 2018

3 Things You Should Do When Job Searching in 2018

2018-05-23T12:21:34-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

To remain competitive in the modern job market, you have to update your tactics over time. New technologies,  unemployment, and many other factors can change how companies hire. If you’re not aware of these trends and don’t respond to them, you may be drastically decreasing your chances of getting hired. Today we’ll break down three things you should do to conduct a successful job search in 2018. […]

19 03, 2018

Don’t Forget About Culture When Looking For a New Job

2018-03-19T12:26:27-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you begin looking for a new job, there are a number of factors that are at the forefront of your mind. Salary, benefits, growth, and location are a few of the factors that immediately come to mind. Of course, it’s perfectly acceptable to be thinking about these factors first, as most professionals do. You should always strive for growth, and look for compensation that suits your skills and experience. However, many candidates leave an important factor out when looking for a new job: culture. […]

9 03, 2018

Link Roundup: Women at Work

2018-03-09T10:58:49-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

To celebrate International Women’s Day this week, we’ve collected articles that are geared towards promoting and discussing women in the workforce. Wondering how you should dress for your next job interview? Look no further! Additionally, we’ve also included some general advice on things like making a career change, and choosing your LinkedIn connections. If any of that sounds like valuable advice to you, read on! […]

12 01, 2018

Link Roundup: Smarten Up Your Job Search

2018-01-12T10:12:29-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Conducting a job search is certainly no small task. There is a lot to keep track of, and it can be tough to keep everything straight. With that said, there are always ways you can conduct a smarter, more efficient job search. Today’s Link Roundup is dedicated to sharing some of those tips with you, so you can job search better, and find the right job sooner. If that sounds like something that you want to read about, check out the links below! […]

22 12, 2017

Link Roundup: Looking Forward to Your Career in 2018

2017-12-22T11:48:03-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

2017 is coming to a close, and 2018 is nearly upon us. It’s a great time to do some self reflecting, and work on self development. With that in mind, we’ve gathered the best links we could find this week to prepare you for 2018. Whether it’s your career, your job search, or your work life balance, we can help you get it in line for the new year. Read on below for the links! […]

8 11, 2017

Here’s Why You Should Google Yourself Before Starting Your Job Search

2017-11-08T16:01:46-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Getting ready to conduct a new job search? There’s another type of search you may want to do first! Google is the most powerful search engine in the world, so it’s no surprise how powerful it is. Companies are rethinking how they evaluate candidates, and are now utilizing social media in addition to more traditional background checks. Furthermore, hiring managers are discovering just how much a quick Google search can uncover. It’s important for you to do that search first, and find out what information about you is available online.  […]

22 09, 2017

Link Roundup: Investing Time In Your Career

2017-09-22T10:56:32-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you're currently unemployed, it's safe to say you're probably working on your career. However, smart professionals don't slack off on their career growth just because they found employment. Consistently working on your career and investing your time in growing it will make you happier, and more successful. With that in mind, we've gathered the best links we could that will help you do just that. Update your social media, put together a career plan, and more with the links below! How to Make a LinkedIn Page That Wows Recruiters, According to the Guy Who Just Overhauled Its Design If [...]

30 08, 2017

5 Unique Ways to Evaluate a Job Opportunity

2017-08-30T10:06:35-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When it comes time to seriously consider a job opportunity, it’s easy to get tunnel vision. Many candidates get caught up thinking about, company size, and their responsibilities. These are all important considerations to take into account, but there are others things you should factor in. In today’s blog we’ll be discussing a few different tactics to evaluate a job offer that you may not have thought of. Check them out below! […]

19 07, 2017

The 5 Best Places to Research a Company Before An Interview

2017-07-19T10:06:33-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A job interview is more than just answering questions. It’s an assessment of who you are as an employee, and how you would fit into the company’s overall structure. Likewise, it’s also a chance for you to assess if the company meets your needs as an employee. To best prepare for an interview, you have to do some research. This has the dual benefit of showcasing how knowledgeable you are, while also informing your decision to take a job offer, should it be put on the table. You may be wondering though, where should I do research? Most people just [...]