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4 02, 2022

Advantages of Working with a Recruiter

2022-02-04T09:24:13-05:00Categories: All About Recruiters, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Conducting a job search on your own can feel overwhelming. From searching for the right position to ensuring the right fit within a  company, to getting your foot in the door. Utilizing a recruiter can help in all aspects of your job search. Here are some advantages of working with a recruiter. Check it out! […]

2 02, 2022

Tips for Putting in Your Two Weeks’ Notice

2022-02-02T07:47:47-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Deciding to put in your two weeks at your current job is a big decision. How do you tell your boss, manager, coworkers properly? We’ve compiled a list of how to put in your two weeks, templates in doing so, how to properly leave your job, and more. Check it out! […]

21 12, 2021

How to Be Productive Before The Holidays

2021-12-21T08:11:13-05:00Categories: Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The holiday season generally consists of a busy schedule, endless planning, and often; stress. How can we be most productive as the holidays are quickly approaching? Here are five tips to help you this week. […]

14 12, 2021

Questions to Expect in an Internship Interview

2021-12-14T08:21:42-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Internships are a great way to gain experience, get exposed to different types of work cultures, get involved in projects firsthand, and develop new relationships. Although internships are typically marketed towards college graduates, they are also great for anyone looking for a career change. If you have an interview coming up for an internship position, here are some questions you can expect, and how to answer them below. Check it out! […]

26 10, 2021

What *NOT* to Include On Your Resume

2021-10-19T11:05:06-04:00Categories: 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! […]

24 08, 2021

Phone Interviews: How to Succeed

2021-09-02T08:40:23-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, How To|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 an 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 [...]

4 08, 2021

How Can I Evaluate A Job Opportunity?

2021-08-04T10:25:44-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How To, Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When it comes time to seriously consider a job opportunity, it’s easy to get tunnel vision. Many candidates get caught up thinking about, company size, and their responsibilities. These are all important considerations to take into account, but there are others things you should factor in. In today’s blog, we’ll be discussing a few different tactics to evaluate a job offer that you may not have thought of. Check them out below! 1. Check Out Past Employees on LinkedIn One of the cool features of LinkedIn is that you can search the past employers of your connections. When you’re searching [...]

20 07, 2021

Creative Resumes: Are They Ok to Use?

2021-07-20T12:00:53-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Have you ever seen a resume that grabs your attention with a burst of color? Creative resumes are a great way to get noticed, however, you don't want the wrong kind of attention. Dressing up your resume with colors and graphics can be a smart move, but only in certain situations. You have to be careful because you risk distracting from your qualifications and achievements. Today we'll be discussing when it is appropriate to use a more creative resume, and why you should (or shouldn't!). When to Use a Creative Resume The easiest way to know if you should have [...]

15 07, 2021

The Essential Job Interview Checklist

2021-07-15T08:44:53-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Job interviews may be the most nerve-wracking experiences we all have to go through in our careers. Knowing that one conversation could significantly affect your career can be rather intimidating. However, if you get too caught up in stressing about the interview itself, it can be easy to overlook certain preparations. There are steps you can take to prepare for a job interview that will help you have more control, and stay calm on the day of the interview. To help you stay organized, we've put together a handy checklist you can use before any interview! Below we've listed the [...]

1 06, 2021

Common Job-Hunting Mistakes 

2021-06-30T13:25:06-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There’s no question about it. job hunting can be a long, tedious and frustrating process. There’s a good chance that you’ll face some bumps in the road along the way. However, knowing the most common mistakes that job-seekers tend to make, can save you a lot of valuable time-and stress. Regardless of whether you’re looking for your first job, stuck in a job you hate, have recently become unemployed, or are looking for a career change, everyone makes mistakes. Unfortunately, even the smallest error could make or break your chances of landing a job so beware of these common mistakes.   [...]

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