Common LinkedIn Mistakes: How to Stand Out from the Crowd

common linkedin mistakes

If you are still putting off joining LinkedIn, now is the time to dive in.

Here’s a list of fairly common LinkedIn mistakes, so if you want to stand out from the crowd be sure to avoid them…   

Posted in LinkedIn | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Targeting Employers Made Easy with Three Simple Strategies

targeting employers

Targeting employers means you’ve identified who you are, what you’re good at, what problems you can solve for employers who need the help you have to offer. Then, once you’ve identified where those employers are in the world, you go after them.   

Posted in Job Search | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

How to Stay Productive No Matter How Tired You Are [Infographic]

stay productive

No matter how hard we try to schedule adequate sleep, there will always be times when we are just tired and rundown.

We can’t, however, afford to let it keep us from working at our full potential. We must stay productive.   

Posted in Career Advice, Infographic | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Bad Interview Answer? Yes, You Can Recover and Still Win the Job

bad interview answer

How did this happen? You spent so much time preparing, had your suit dry-cleaned, rehearsed your interview answers with a friend. And still, you’ve just given a bad interview answer.

You might think it is over, but it’s not too late! Here’s how to recover from a bad interview answer…   

Posted in Career Advice, Job Interviews | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How to Make Sure You Win the Job: Interview the Interviewer

interview the interviewer

Key clues happen during interviews that can help you understand what it might be like to work at that company. And even more importantly, there are also cues as to whether you’d even like the person who would be your supervisor. Getting to the heart of work culture and management styles is precisely the reason to plan on interviewing the interviewer.
   

Posted in Job Interviews | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Getting it Right: Your Professional Cover Letter Can’t be Boring

professional cover letter

The cover letter doesn’t have to be boring! But how do you find the perfect balance of being professional and interesting with this important document?

Read on for five tips that will help you create the perfectly professional cover letter…   

Posted in Cover Letter | Tagged , , | Leave a comment