job search

25 11, 2019

3 Ways to Organize Your Job Search

2019-11-25T11:29:29-05:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Conducting your job search can be exciting, yet overwhelming. You want to ensure that you stay organized throughout the process so that you can easily navigate through your search, contact the hiring manager easily, keep track of when/where you applied, send a follow-up at the appropriate time, etc. So how do you stay organized? Find out below! […]

8 11, 2019

Link Roundup: Why You *Should* Job Search During the Holiday Season

2019-11-11T08:04:19-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As we’re approaching the holiday season, linked to busy schedules, chaos, and new jobs; is it worth it to continue your job search? Are companies looking to hire during this time period? Or are most businesses waiting until January to pick back up their hiring process? Today we’re sharing why you should job search during the holidays, and myths about the holiday job search, below! […]

4 09, 2019

Kickstart Your Fall Job Search

2019-09-04T11:20:10-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Summer seems to be the typical time of year where most people enjoy more of the nice weather and less of the responsibilities. Whether it be summer vacations, taking more time off from work, pausing their job search – whatever it may be. But the productivity of summer tends to slow down. Therefore a lot of people will pick back up their search once the fall comes around. So we wanted to share a few tips that you can do today, to help kickstart your job search before you actually begin. Check it out. […]

12 06, 2019

How Long to Wait to Hear Back About a Job

2019-06-12T10:51:06-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on How Long to Wait to Hear Back About a Job

Waiting to hear back from a company on the job decision post-interview is common. But how long should you wait before moving on with your search? We’ve got you covered. […]

11 06, 2019

Why Summer Is the Perfect Time for Your Job Search

2019-06-11T15:36:25-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Why Summer Is the Perfect Time for Your Job Search

The “summer slump”, the “dog days of summer”, the “lazy summer days” however you put it, the summer is upon us – at least here in New York’s Capital Region. It’s time to get outside and enjoy the sun. It’s also the perfect time to put some quality work into your job search. We’ll tell you why. […]

10 05, 2019

Link Roundup: What If We Hired Based on Skills?

2019-06-20T12:09:13-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aside from the obvious industries which require education and experience, hiring managers are starting to take a chance on hiring based on skills verse actual experience or education. Why? Because skills are transferrable. Qualities like leadership, communication, problem-solving to name a few. Find out more on skill-based hiring and how it’s effective, below! […]

29 04, 2019

How Does Working with a Recruiter Benefit Your Search?

2019-06-20T12:25:07-04:00Categories: All About Recruiters, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Searching for a job takes time and effort. Researching, contacting, following up – and a whole slew of other tasks. But when you work with a recruiter – a LOT of these steps get taken out of the process and make your job a lot easier.  Check out the perks, below! […]

24 04, 2019

When You Should Update Your LinkedIn Profile (And Tips on How)

2019-06-20T12:31:21-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having an updated online presence in today’s society is crucial, especially for your LinkedIn profile. Regardless of whether you are looking for a job, getting a promotion or are happy and content where you’re at, having an updated profile is beneficial. But when should you update your Linkedin profile, and what should you update if you do? Check it out below. […]

22 04, 2019

Why It’s Necessary to Have a Job Search Plan

2019-06-07T21:22:33-04:00Categories: All About Recruiters, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you begin your job hunt, starting is usually the hardest part. Getting the ball rolling and the momentum going, takes the most effort. So, it's incredibly important to have a plan. When you have a plan laid out it becomes a lot easier to keep track of what you're looking for. Find out how to create a plan and why you should have one at all,  below. Why Are you Looking for a New Job? Are you wanting to find a new job because you want more pay? To find a job closer to home? Or are you looking [...]

8 04, 2019

How Much Money is Enough Money? Looking Past the Paycheck

2019-06-07T21:27:32-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you begin a job search, salary is one of the first things considered (and rightfully so). Having a job can pay for your living expenses, food, gas, and everything else we need to function and support ourselves. However, it's easy to get sucked into the frequent chase of more money, sometimes at the cost of finding the right job. Today we're offering an alternate perspective on where to put your focus in your job search, other than the paycheck. Seeing $tars Making sure you're being compensated appropriately for your experience and skills are a given. However, if you're chasing pay [...]