Archive for the ‘Career’ Category

These days, many open jobs are filled with the help of recruiters. If you’re in the market for a new job or you’re open to the idea of other opportunities out there that might be great for you, the following tips can help you connect with recruiters: What do recruiters do? A great deal of […]

Did you recently apply for a job, and only to get passed over for another candidate? It can be baffling and frustrating, especially if you had an interview that went well. Although you may never know why exactly you didn’t get that job, some of the following are common reasons: A stronger candidate was hired […]

  With all of the social media platforms on the web these days, it’s easy to connect with people in a matter of seconds. From coworkers to former classmates, social media has become one of the main ways to catch up with people from the past, while keeping in touch with family and friends. But […]

  The job market is very competitive; the average hiring manager will receive approximately 250 resumes for every job ad they post online, with some very sought-after positions receiving many more responses than that. Being the perfect candidate isn’t enough when you’re initially applying for the job, because you need to get noticed first. The […]

As a college student with little to no job experience, getting the right internship can make a world of difference for when you graduate. Because it gives you real world experience in the industry you want to work in, you can get a good idea of what it’s really like to work in that field […]

A job interview is your opportunity to make a good, lasting impression, while standing out from the other qualified candidates. While there may not be a sure-fire way to guarantee you nail that next job interview, there are some things you definitely want to avoid at all costs. If you have an upcoming job interview, […]

A job interview is your opportunity to make a good, lasting impression, while standing out from the other qualified candidates. While there may not be a sure-fire way to guarantee you nail that next job interview, there are some things you definitely want to avoid at all costs. If you have an upcoming job interview, […]

There are a lot of reasons why someone would want to quit their job: perhaps they want to find a better opportunity, start their own business, or stay at home to spend time with their kids. If you’ve seriously contemplated quitting your job, consider the following first: Finances One of the biggest things you need […]

Receiving some extra income through a second job can be a good way to catch up on daily expenses and monthly bills, or it can help you save up faster if you have a long-term financial goal. If you’ve contemplated the idea of working a second job, consider some of the following: Make sure a […]

Getting your resume noticed by an employer is the first step. But if you’re chosen to come in for an interview, you want to make sure that you make a good, and memorable impression, and that you stand apart from the other applicants. If you have a job interview coming up, the following tips can […]