23 02, 2021

Organizing your Job Search 

2021-02-23T08:47:27-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Pursuing a job hunt can be a long, tedious process. In today’s job market, many applicants who search for jobs submit their resumes to a handful of companies at a time. This can become confusing or hard to keep track of but staying organized throughout the process Is sure to make things go smoother.   Organizing your job search can help prevent you from missing a deadline to submit application materials, confusing interview times, forgetting to follow-up, or missing out on the opportunity of a lifetime!  Managing the job search is equally as important as locating and applying to opportunities so [...]

3 12, 2018

Why Skills Matter on Your Resume

2018-12-03T10:57:40-05:00Categories: 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

2018-03-09T10:58:49-05:00Categories: 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! […]

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! […]

26 06, 2017

How Company Benefits Are Changing, And Why It Helps You

2017-06-26T10:30:22-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’ve ever seen “The Internship” you know the film showcases some of the unique benefits of working at Google. Free lunch, nap pods, campus bikes, and a ping pong table break-room are only a few that are shown. You may think the film embellishes on the fun atmosphere of Google, but it’s actually a very accurate portrayal of what it’s like to work for the search giant. Offering quirky benefits may have started in Tech Valley, but it’s now expanded beyond. Many other companies now offer unlimited vacation, nap rooms, and paid parental leave. That’s just to name a [...]

23 06, 2017

Link Roundup 6/22/17: Why Job Seekers Can’t Ignore Social Media

2017-06-23T09:38:15-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

As a job seeker, it goes without saying that you should update your resume and cover letter. However, it’s not as obvious that you should update your social media accounts. It’s a crucial part of a modern job search, and it’s important not to leave it out. We have some great links this week with a variety of topics, and some specifically that focus on the importance of social media.  […]

5 05, 2017

Link Roundup 5/5/17: The April Jobs Report

2017-05-05T09:49:20-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We’re back once again with the best links regarding job search and career advice from across the web! This week brings a wealth of information on the current state of the job market with the release of the April jobs report. The links shared below also have some interesting insights into how the political climate is affecting work, as well as valuable job search methodologies. […]

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