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22 09, 2020

Why LinkedIn is So Important to your Career?

2020-09-22T13:27:09-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Networking, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Everyone has been on, heard of, or simply looked at LinkedIn.  Joining this platform is a step everybody knows is important when starting a career search-but why? It merges the functions of job search websites and personal profile websites, into one. It is ultimately an extension to your resume, while also acting as a virtual one. There may be a misconception that the platform is used by only those searching for jobs, however, many people from freelancers, to students, to employers and even the big shots such as Bill Gates have LinkedIn profiles. This makes it a powerful networking tool as well.  [...]

17 09, 2020

What Should a College Student With No Experience Put on Their Resume?

2020-09-17T13:15:33-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, General News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Applying to jobs but feeling overwhelmed by the requirements and qualifications within the job posting? Look at your resume and see how you marketed yourself. Besides adding the standard contact information, students may be lost on what’s next? You may not have much experience but organizing it with certain information will help you stand out when starting your job search despite your lack of work experience. […]

10 09, 2020

What Is More Important Than Salary?

2020-09-10T13:04:30-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Although salary can be the ultimate deciding factor, there are other factors to consider when accepting a job offer. We are going to dive into other key elements that people ponder over besides salary. […]

27 08, 2020

Networking Online Do’s and Don’ts

2020-08-28T09:01:13-04:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

With networking events very limited due to COVID-19, people must adapt to online networking. Knowing how to approach someone during such a crucial time may help you when you are least expecting it. […]

25 08, 2020

Different Types of Business Leadership

2020-08-27T09:43:29-04:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There are many different types of leadership styles that are used for different reasons. Depending on the industry you are in, type of work your company does, how many employees there are, these are just a couple examples to use various styles of leadership or combine types together. Ultimately, as humans, we are always trying to figure out the best way to go about your daily lives. Figuring out what type of leadership styles suits you best or the best type that you react to can entail help your work ethic, job performance, and happiness.  Leaders who can change their [...]

12 06, 2020

Why You Should Consistently Update Your Resume

2020-06-12T13:54:48-04:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Naturally, there is a career progression throughout your career. You continue to gain experience and develop skills from company to company. However, it’s common that people only make adjustments or update their resume when they are looking for a new job. The more productive way? Keep your resume a “living document”. Find out how and why, below. […]

5 06, 2020

Job Search Tracker (Free Template Included!)

2020-06-05T13:32:53-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Whether you’re currently employed or not, job searching can be complex. With countless platforms, programs, websites, and email chains, it can be easy to get disheveled during your job search. If you’re applying to multiple positions you should consider utilizing a tracking method. We’ve created and linked a free Microsoft Excel Job Search Tracker, below! […]

3 04, 2020

Link Roundup: The Pandemic and Your Job Search

2020-04-03T13:09:52-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Is it good timing to look for a job during quarantine when a lot of companies have furloughed or laid off their employees? If you’ve wondered this, you’re not alone. However, there are companies out there that are allowing their employees to work remotely, there are businesses that are still deemed essential, and now with technology today – some businesses are still thriving. So, if you’ve wondered what to do with your job search – keep reading for tips on why you should continue your search! […]

13 05, 2019

How to Add Self-Taught Skills to Your Resume

2019-06-20T12:07:15-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Self-taught skills are no less valuable than those learned on the job, as long as you can back them up. When these skills align with a job you’re interested in, it’s completely appropriate to include them on your resume. We’ll discuss how to add these skills and how to talk about them during the hiring process. Find out below! […]