Quick Tips for Improving Your Job Hunt

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Do you feel stuck in your job search? Have you been sending out resumes and answering online postings without any feedback? There are some things you can do to expand your job search and the results that you will get. These simple tricks can speed up the process and get you more calls back. Here… Read more »

Cover Letters: Are They a Thing of the Past?

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If you’ve been in the job market for any length of time you’ve heard people discuss the ins and outs of cover letters. Some people swear by them and others believe they are fully extinct and unnecessary. But cover letters have evolved and it’s important that you use this tool to your advantage as you… Read more »

Interview Chat: What Hiring Managers Actually Want to Know About You

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Everyone interviewing hears the same questions. “What are your biggest strengths?” “Weaknesses?” But there are other things a hiring manager wants to know about you. When they’re asking these general questions, they’re inviting you to engage and tell them more about you that will help them decide who to hire. Here are the ideas that… Read more »

Best Ways to Re-Enter the Workforce After a Long Absence

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Leaving the workforce isn’t the end of your career. There are many reasons that a person can leave and then choose to go back to work at a later time in their lives when circumstances are different. But there may be some things you can do to give yourself a better chance of landing a… Read more »

Pre-Interview Anxiety? 3 Ways to Calms your Nerves

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Preparing for an interview and arriving at the company’s office can bring up some feelings of anxiety or stress. Incorporate these three tactics to remain calm and relaxed before your interview begins. Arrive Early Arriving early is a simple way to ease your stress before your interview begins. Give yourself time to sit down, look… Read more »

How to Research a Company Prior to Your Interview

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Before your interview, you want to gain as much information as possible on the company, its workforce, and its vision for the future. Use these three tactics to ensure you are fully prepared for your interview and knowledgeable of the company. Check Out Their Social Media A company’s social media pages and website can tell… Read more »

5 Time Management Tactics to Implement During a Busy Day of Job Searching

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If you’ve experienced long days devoted to job searching, implement these tactics to manage your time effectively and get the most out of your search. Keep a Calendar or Planner Inputting tasks into a calendar or planner is a great way to stay on top of future responsibilities. If you keep a clean and organized… Read more »

Three Reasons Why You Should Ask About Office Culture in Your Next Interview

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Asking questions related to office culture in your next interview will offer insight into whether you can see yourself being a good fit for the organization. Here are three reasons why asking about company culture in your next interview is beneficial. Company Values and Mission Ask the interviewer questions about the company’s overall mission to… Read more »