job search

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 [...]

29 03, 2019

Link Roundup: What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do with Your Life

2019-06-07T21:28:09-04:00Categories: Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

"'What should I do with my life?' Unlike so many other questions you have about your career, this one’s not quite as easy to Google'. But don't we wish it was? Luckily, you're not the only one. People far too often complicate trying to find out what they want to do with their life when really the answer is usually sitting right there in front of you. You just have to dig a little. Check out these blogs and even a Ted talk we've rounded up, to help you figure it out, below. Don’t Be Afraid of Falling Behind “Here’s [...]

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! […]

18 02, 2019

What to Do When You Get Multiple Job Offers

2019-02-18T13:15:36-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Receiving multiple job offers can seem both exciting and overwhelming. You feel accomplished, yet you also feel torn. How do you make a choice? How do you make the right choice? What are the components you should consider to assist you in making a decision at all? We have a few tips for you to help you out, check them out! […]