Don’t Want to Lose Your Job? Then Don’t Make These Social Media Mistakes

  Nearly everyone and their grandmother has a social media account today. It’s been estimated that people spend up to four hours per day checking in on their social networks. Job seekers are especially mindful of their social networks because they are continuously connecting with recruiters and hiring companies. However, they may accidentally do some… Read More »

Want to Move Your Resume to the Top of the Pile? Use These Tips!

  It’s been estimated that for each and every job posting advertised that recruiters can receive as many as 300 – 500 resumes from eager candidates. That’s a lot of reading and screening! Unfortunately, most recruiters have very little time to spend on each resume, so they skim through them looking for specific things, make… Read More »

How to Continue Career Networking Your Way Into 2016

If you are looking for ways to take the next step in your career, it all begins and ends with networking. People tend to become stagnant in their job and career over time, but it is important to push yourself and continue to strive for something better. Many people assume that they are safe in… Read More »

3 Questions Candidates Always Forget to Ask

Lіkе thе fine art оf conversation, interviewing іѕ а two-way process. An interview isn’t intended solely tо hеlр thе employer find thе rіght person fоr thе job; it’s аlѕо аn opportunity fоr thе job seeker tо decide іf thе company аnd position are a good match. Mоѕt companies wіll give уоu аn opportunity tо аѕk questions… Read More »

Do You Know What an Employer Will Find When They Google You?

It’s natural to do some research on the company before you go in for an interview. But did you also know that the company is doing plenty of research on you too? Recruiters regularly conduct online searches on candidates before deciding whether or not to offer them the chance to interview. A research report from… Read More »

What Will Employers Find When They Compare Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile?

  It’s easy to apply for a job using LinkedIn tools, which sends your profile and career data zipping over to employers in a matter of seconds. But, before you do – when is the last time you checked to make sure your resume information matches the information on your LinkedIn profile? What could confuse… Read More »

There’s No Guarantee You’ll Get the Job — But This Will Help!

  Have you gone weeks and even months without so much as a response to the hundreds of applications you’ve been submitting to employers? Unfortunately, just as in life, there are no guarantees with getting a job. However, there are some factors that can put you ahead of the game in terms of landing work… Read More »

How to Stay Off a Recruiter’s Blacklist

Trying to find a job today is not easy. Even with the help of the Internet and social media, landing a job you want can take months because hundreds of people apply for the same jobs as you. Turning your job search into a success can be done by working with a recruiter. One thing… Read More »

How to Tell When You Love Your Job

  Have you ever really loved your job? Not just enjoying the day to day tasks of your job, but eagerly anticipating each day feeling like you are the luckiest person on earth because you get to do what you love to do. Liking a job and loving a job are two totally different things.… Read More »

Get Your Resume Ready for Autumn — But Avoid these Pitfalls!

  The cooler months of autumn can be the perfect time to launch a new job search, starting with whipping a resume into shape. A well-designed resume can help you get in front of the best hiring companies. But, before you go through all this effort, make sure your resume doesn’t include any of these… Read More »