10 Simple Steps to a Much Better Resume

10 Steps to a Better Resume

Sometimes, we make writing a resume much (much!) harder than it need be.

Which is why we like this infographic from YellowLineLabs. Here, you’ll see that resume writing need not be a source of stress and frustration… and how taking the right steps can result in a much (much!) better resume…   

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10 Tips to Maintain a Happy and Healthy Personal Network

healthy network

Those who have struggled with their recent job search will tell you: they wish they had done a better job keeping in touch with their past colleagues. After all, the number one way of getting a new job or internship today: networking.

So how do you maintain a happy and healthy personal network that will be there when you need them?   

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25 Questions to Ask During Your Next Job Interview

Magic 8 Ball

There’s lots of advice out there about what to ask when the recruiter says, “Have any questions for me?”

The trouble is, most of that advice is starting OKto sound generic… and recruiters are tired of getting asked the same questions over and over again. Even worse: when a candidate asks a question that has nothing to do with that job or company… or even the goals of the applicant…   

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12 Pervasive Myths About Millennials (and How to Beat Them)

Stereotype

As Millennials become the majority generation in the workforce, perhaps it is time to dig a little deeper, learn more about members of Gen Y as individuals, and bury – once and for all – the over-hyped stereotypes.

To help take us that direction, our sister site, Switch and Shift, asked members of YEC which Millennial myth has created the biggest obstacles for them, and how to beat those barriers…   

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Here’s Exactly Why You Aren’t Getting Hired [Infographic]

Why Arent You Getting Hired

You worked so hard on your resume. Your online presence is impeccable. But the phone isn’t exactly ringing off the hook; you just can’t seem to land a job interview. Why?

This infographic from Bullhorn gives us some insight into what, in the eyes of a recruiter, may be stopping you from getting your next gig. From job hopping, to long-term unemployment – even your age – can have an impact on how you are perceived by employers…   

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Blow Recruiters Away By Asking These 7 Job Interview Questions

blown away

What is the one mistake way too many job hunters make as they head into a job interview?

They assume the interview process is a one-sided conversation. The most successful job seekers, however, aren’t just prepared to answer tricky questions…. they have some questions of their own up their sleeve…   

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