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16 08, 2019

How to Share That You’re Willing to Relocate

2019-08-16T11:18:50-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Deciding to move to a different city can be bittersweet. Whether you are choosing to relocate for personal reasons, for a career, or are looking to move to try something new – the changes come with a lot of preparation and sometimes big challenges. Such as finding a job in a new city prior to moving. Hiring managers may wonder how apt you are to make the move if you are strictly relocating to follow a career – but there are some things that you can do to help your chances and make the process easier. […]

27 08, 2018

4 Steps to Accepting a Job Offer

2018-08-27T08:13:45-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Congratulations! After a rigorous job search, rounds of applications, and attending interviews, you’ve been offered a job! You’ve decided to commit and accept the offer, but how should you react? Of course, you want to start the job on the right foot. So look no further for advice, because we’ve got you covered. Check out 4 steps to accepting a job offer below! […]

13 04, 2018

Link Roundup: Job Advice Across the Board

2018-04-13T10:58:00-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Are you looking for the latest and greatest job search and career advice? You’re in the right place! This week’s links cover a variety of topics: job interviews, networking, LinkedIn, and more are discussed! If you’re looking to start your job search, or perhaps change careers, we definitely have some valuable advice for you in the links below.  […]

2 04, 2018

5 Reasons You Didn’t Get the Job (That Aren’t Your Fault)

2018-04-02T11:53:40-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Getting rejected during a job search can be incredibly discouraging. Even more so when you had an in person interview. You can start to doubt yourself, and your ability to find a job. Unfortunately too often this causes job seekers to blame themselves. However, there are many forces out of your control that may influence the decision. So if you are rejected as a candidate, it may be because of something completely out of your control. Today, we’ll explore 5 different reasons you may not get the job, that aren’t your fault. […]

18 09, 2017

Making Friends At a New Job

2017-09-18T11:17:18-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Starting a new job always conjures a variety of emotions. It’s usually an odd balance of nerves and excitement. A new job means a new workplace, new responsibilities, and also new coworkers. You may have made strong bonds at your last job, and not knowing anyone going into a new job can be tough. However, that doesn’t mean it has to stay that way! Having friends in the workplace can significantly improve the quality of your work day. In today’s blog we’ll explore some ways you can make friends in a new workplace. […]

12 04, 2017

The Importance of Understanding the Big Picture

2017-04-12T10:42:46-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

When a company is looking to hire someone, the first order of business is writing a job description. This usually includes a breakdown of responsibilities, in addition to some qualifications such as education and experience. However, sometimes there are skills and qualifications that aren’t listed on the job description, but are equally important. Understanding your job and the larger scope of the company is one of those skills. Realizing the stakes of the business and the importance of your role is an important skill for any employee. Below we’ll break down why it’s valuable to get the ‘big picture’, and what [...]

12 01, 2017

Your Job Search is a Marathon, Not a Sprint

2017-01-12T11:37:57-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Dig in, breathe deep, and set your pace, because it’s time to chase your dream job. Looking for a new job is an exciting process, especially at the start. However, the initial excitement can diminish easily. For this reason, many job seekers work hard to search at the beginning. However, this is akin to trying to sprint an entire marathon. Barring an extremely lucky break, your job search will take some time. Thus it’s incredibly important to realize that your job search is a marathon, not a sprint. […]