skills

6 08, 2020

Preparing for a Remote Job Interview

2020-08-06T11:49:17-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, General News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Since companies are interviewing remote due to COVID-19, here are some suggestions on how to prepare for your upcoming interview! Being comfortable and professional are key to standing out. Because you can no longer make an impression face to face, there are ways to stand out while being remote to make that first impression last! […]

11 06, 2020

Are You a Strong Problem-Solver? Here Are Some Tips

2020-07-06T09:21:44-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Are you a strong problem-solver? How can you tell? Do you handle situations with finding solutions? Or do you panic and stop all action? Here are some tips on how to better handle them. Check it out! […]

22 05, 2020

How to Enhance Your Problem-Solving Skills

2020-05-28T13:19:47-04:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Having the ability to solve problems, make decisions, and troubleshoot issues is imperative. However, not everyone possesses such skills – and that’s ok! Today we’ve compiled a list on what type of skills you need to be better at solving problems, how to enhance them, and how to improve these skills as a manager as well. Check it out! […]

6 05, 2020

How to Improve Your Leadership Skills

2020-05-06T15:55:23-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

To some, leadership skills come naturally. To others, being a successful leader takes practice. Regardless, there are always ways to improve your skills and even learn new ones. Today we’ve compiled a list of important skills you should possess during a crisis, how to increase employee retention utilizing leadership, and what skills you need if you’re a first-time leader. Check it out! […]

30 03, 2020

New Career Skills To Learn While Social Distancing

2020-03-30T11:44:06-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

With quarantine and social distancing orders in place, chances are a lot us of have a decent amount of extra time on our hands. Whether you are working or not – you probably have more downtime than normal. This is why now is the best time to learn and teach yourself new career skills! Here are a few ideas! […]

5 02, 2020

How to Share Career Accomplishments On Your Resume

2020-02-05T14:47:45-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Throughout your career, you’ll develop skills, overcome obstacles and obtain achievements that will demonstrate your value as an employee. Although this may not necessarily fall under “job responsibilities” you should still include these accomplishments on your resume. Here’s how to do so. […]

29 01, 2020

How to Have a LinkedIn Profile That Stands Out

2020-01-29T15:34:27-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

LinkedIn is utilized for job searching, creating and keeping in touch with your connections, which is why if you’re utilizing LinkedIn for your job search – you want your profile to stand out. So we’ve compiled a list of tips that can help you. […]

9 12, 2019

Phrases To *Not* Include On Your Resume

2019-12-09T13:43:01-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Your resume should be a document that explains in detail; your experience, education, and skillset. The purpose of a resume is to provide a parallel between your background and the positions you are applying for. The information you list here should be relevant, and precise. That’s why we wanted to expand on our previous blog (if you missed our blog on that, you can read that here) and share phrases that you should leave *off* your resume. Check it out! […]

27 11, 2019

Skills You Should Leave Off Your Resume

2019-11-27T08:10:11-05:00Categories: Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

When composing your resume, there are obvious categories you should include, such as education, certifications, experience, and skills. Although these categories are straightforward, how do you know what is not worth mentioning? We’ve compiled a list below sharing the types of skills to leave off your resume. Check it out! […]

7 10, 2019

How to Answer, “What is Your Biggest Weakness?”

2019-10-07T12:07:33-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re in an interview and you’re asked, “What is your biggest weakness?”  the hiring manager is looking for a few things. They want to ensure that you can be honest and that you can acknowledge your weakness, and/or have a solution in place to address that specific weakness. Of course, it is a tough question to answer because you want to be transparent, but you also don’t want to say the wrong thing. So we’re sharing how to tackle this interview question, below. […]