One of the keys to a successful job search today? Remain informed about recent trends in the job market, including hiring and job availability.
This is true not just in your chosen field, but in general terms regarding the current economy.
A word is a powerful thing. This is particularly true when we think about the best resume words (and the worst).
Your resume is often your first impression with potential employers. The words you use can go a long way toward making that first impression a positive one… or not.
We’re sure everyone has heard the expression, “Dress for Success” – a way of reminding us that to succeed in the workplace, we must dress professionally.
Yet for many young pros, dressing well seems like a major hassle and a prohibitive expense…
Every time you submit an application, your resume competes with 250 other resumes from candidates seeking the same position.
So getting noticed, and getting noticed fast, is the key to a successful job search…
Throughout your life, the difficult decisions you make will shape your future. Ultimately, they set you up for success or failure.
So before you make these life-altering choices, evaluate your decision-making process.
As we approach our next big election in the US, running for political office seems a lot like searching for a job. After all, like a politician, your goal is to sell yourself to the right people and get “elected” into a new job.
So this is a good time to ask: “What job search lessons can be learned from politics?”