preparation

11 03, 2019

What to Bring to A Job Interview (Of Any Kind)

2019-06-07T21:30:08-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Just like with anything else, the better prepared you are, the better off you'll be, especially with a job interview. You'll feel more confident, mentally prepared and won't have to worry about those last minute regrets of why didn't I bring that with me. We've compiled a list to help save some time. Copies of Your Resume Although you may not even need your resume, it’s good to have it on hand just in case. If there are any questions asked or anything that needs to be clarified, it will be much easier for you to reference if you have it [...]

20 08, 2018

5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

2018-08-20T08:41:42-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Your first internship is an exciting stepping stone in your professional career! Making an internship a positive experience by working hard and taking on new learning opportunities will help you excel. Not only will hard work benefit your career, but will also be noticed by the managers you are working for. Who knows, maybe you’ll be offered a full-time position down the road. You never want to burn bridges with any professional connection you make. Check out our 5 great tips to help you become the standout intern! […]

21 04, 2017

Link Roundup 4/20/17: Job Search Stories

2017-04-21T09:16:31-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week we have some great articles that share the stories of other job seekers. While it’s great to get advice from professionals doing the hiring, sometimes having another job seeker share their own experiences can give great perspective. Below we’ve grabbed a few of our favorite articles and stories this week, so read on! […]

20 02, 2017

How to Succeed in a Phone Interview

2017-02-20T10:23:36-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Initially, you may be happy that your interview is over the phone instead of in person. While you may only have to take a call for this form of interview, it’s more difficult to make a good impression. A phone interview is also typically used as a way to thin out the candidate pool before moving on to in person interviews. This makes it all the more important that you take the proper preparations before sitting down for the phone call. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of phone interviews, and then get into specific things you should do to prepare. [...]