Resume & Job Search Tips

Successful job hunting involves proactive strategies to help you stand out to employers. Use these tips to successfully navigate the competitive job market—and get the job you want!

What is a cover letter and why do I need one?

06/02/2017
A cover letter can also be considered (but definitely not limited) as a letter of application. It introduces you to the hiring manager, explains your purpose for writing, highlights a...

4 tips to help you stay positive during challenging job search!

06/02/2017
You may have spent every second of your free time screening through piles and piles of job postings. You may have written so many cover letters and follow-up emails that you...

5 Common mistakes job seekers make, and how you can avoid them

31/01/2017
Mistakes happen, but for job seekers it can make a difference between landing on your dream job and staying unemployed (and maybe even unhappy). Job search is not an easy task,...

Valentine's Day and Your Job Search, the 4 Things They Have In Common!

01/01/2017
Valentine’s Day. Two magical words associated with love, which evoke a whole lot of emotions. Since the 14th century, Valentine’s Day has been a special day filled with affectionate greetings,...

Trust me, Christmas is a great time to boost your job-search! Here's how you do it

20/12/2016
Christmas music is playing everywhere, the holiday decorations are completed in your house, and your gift shopping list is almost finished. Yes, Christmas and new year is only a few...

4 tips for utilizing LinkedIn to find your dream career

19/12/2016
image from: http://sociallite.ca/10-ways-you-can-build-your-network-with-linkedin/ LinkedIn is a formidable professional networking platform as well as a powerful job board and search engine. It works like a massive database, and within its gazillions...

We found a perfect job-search schedule to skyrocket your productivity while unemployed!  

16/12/2016
If you are currently unemployed and are actively looking for a job, you should come as close as you can to making your job search a full-time job. You’ll be...

Wrestling with time for an effective job search, here’s how:

14/12/2016
Let’s face it, looking for a job is a full-time job. You can’t just expect a perfect job opportunity to land on you while you are sipping ice tea from...

4 tips to make your job search a breeze

09/12/2016
Looking for a new job is never an easy task, no matter if you just gradated from college or you are entering a new industry after obtaining your current job...

Here’s how you should respond when age comes up as an issue during interviews

29/11/2016
image from: http://catherinerickwood.com/tag/work/ Although it may seem like it is rare for an interviewer to ask a direct question regarding the age of a candidate, since asking about someone’s age...

4 steps to answer the Interview Question "Do you have any questions for us?"

23/11/2016
After answering a fair amount of questions asked by the interviewers, you grasp a whim of relief because you feel as though you did well and you think the interview is...

4 Most common interview mistakes (beside answering questions) you should avoid

18/11/2016
Dressing Inappropriately The first impression you make on a potential employer is the most important one. The first judgment an interviewer makes is based on how you look and what...