Posts Tagged ‘finding a job’

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 […]

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 […]

Did you lose your job due to termination or a layoff? Here are some things you should do as quickly as possible: Update your resume If you’ve been at the same job for a while now and unexpectedly lost your job, your resume might be out of date. Polish it up and include your most […]

It’s easy to think of LinkedIn as simply an online version of a standard résumé. While the two do have similarities, there are also some ways in which the two should differ. 1. Résumés are restricted to just one or two pages. But with a LinkedIn account, you can include a profile summary of up […]