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25 10, 2019

Link Roundup: What to Avoid in Your Elevator Pitch

2019-10-28T08:46:47-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What is an elevator pitch? According to MindTools, it’s “‘A brief, persuasive speech that you use to spark interest in what your organization does’. And should last no longer than a short elevator ride of 20 to 30 seconds, hence the name”.  So how do you develop your own pitch and ensure it’s just the right length? We’ve got you covered. […]

4 10, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Avoid Awkward Networking Conversations

2019-10-04T14:37:38-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Building relationships at networking events, and in the workplace is crucial. Whether you are meeting potential clients or allies, you want to ensure you leave a great impression – and that starts with a great conversation. But what happens when your conversations start to become awkward? How do you redirect and save the conversation? Find out below. […]

9 05, 2019

“Are You Willing to Relocate?” How to Decide

2019-06-20T12:10:04-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“Are you willing to relocate?” the question can surprise you if you’re not expecting it. Being prepared for understanding how you feel about relocating for your career is important. You’re not going to have the same answer for every opportunity and every location – but knowing how to come to a decision will help make the process easier. Check out these things to consider, below! […]

6 05, 2019

Why Listening Is One of the Most Important Skills at Work (And How to Be Better at It)

2019-06-20T12:17:10-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen stated it perfectly, “The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen.  Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention”. Would you consider yourself a good listener? What constitutes being a good listener? Find out why listening is one of the most important skills, and how to be better at it, here. Check it out. […]

1 05, 2019

The Perks of Having a Nonlinear Career Path

2019-06-20T12:20:07-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you have an unconventional career path, it’s easy to feel intimidated or that you are not as experienced or qualified for positions you may be applying for. However, you want to look at your non-linear career path for the perks that it holds. Check out the perks of having a nonlinear career path below.   Experience When you're trying out different careers that interest you, and positions that align with those interests – you want to look at these things as different “stages” in your life. And not necessarily different age milestone stages – but honing in on something [...]

25 02, 2019

8 Job Search Myths We’ve Debunked

2019-02-25T14:25:26-05:00Categories: 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! […]

21 01, 2019

How to Get the Most out of a Career Fair

2019-01-21T11:43:05-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Attending a career fair is a great opportunity. It allows you to meet with people, connect, expose yourself to new businesses, and even potentially land you a job. But you want to be prepared! We’ve compiled a list to help improve your career fair experience, below! […]

18 01, 2019

Link Roundup: The Next Level of Networking

2019-01-18T07:55:43-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Networking is extremely beneficial for your company and for your own personal growth. There are various locations and types of networking that you can utilize. Read on to find out how to maintain new contacts post-networking event, how to network on a plane, and more below! […]

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. […]