Tag: job search
How (And How Not) to Use Social Media During the Job Search10/12/2018
Social media continues to be a main driver of networking in the professional world. Looking for ways to utilize these tools in your next job search? Here are some best practices for professional communication via social media.
Job Search – How to Tell When It’s Time to Start Looking07/01/2018
At one time or another, you probably have said to yourself, “I think it’s time that I start looking for a new job.” What were your reasons? Were they valid...
Company Culture – How to Tell What It’s Really Like to Work There01/04/2018
The job description fits you to a T, and the pay isn’t too bad either. But how do you really know if you’ll like the environment, people or company culture?...
Best Practices for Post Interview Thank You Notes04/16/2017
There are certain guidelines that will likely never go out of style. One of the most critical is sending follow up thank you notes
Creative Job Search Techniques02/04/2017
Use the phone book! Cold call organizations in your desired field. Fax resumes with the headline “In anticipation of your next office opportunity” Put up a “job wanted” ad on...
How to Manage Multiple Job Offers10/25/2016
Your interviewing has resulted in multiple job offers and you find yourself asking, “What do I do now?” You are in an enviable position. Most people would envy your dilemma....
How to Tailor Your Resume for the Job You Want02/08/2016
There are plenty of resources available to help job seekers with resumes; however, many of today’s applicants are making the same common mistake
Counter Offers – What You Need to Know02/04/2016
Congratulations! You’ve just accepted an offer for the job you’ve been chasing for months. You are excited and relieved, but you’re wondering how your boss is going to react when...
Summer Hiring Trends for Job Seekers08/01/2015
The end of summer can be beneficial to job seekers of all backgrounds, and gives way to September, one of the busiest hiring months of the year
Could a Temporary Job be the Right Choice for You?07/25/2015
A temporary job can be an excellent option for someone who isn’t working. Not convinced? Here are some of the benefits of contract work: