Tag Archives: Job Search

If at First You Don’t Succeed: How to Go About Reapplying for a Job

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You’ve been rejected as an applicant. Or perhaps you never heard back from an employer after submitting your application.

Is reapplying for a job ever appropriate or worthwhile?   

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How to Turn Your Internship into a Full-Time Gig [Infographic]

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After college students complete an internship, many hope they receive for an offer for a full-time gig. After all, they’ve researched the company, put in some time, and learned the ropes.

Employers often feel the same way. From their perspective: why go through a lengthy candidate search when they already have a known quantity right in front of them?   

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Hiring Trends to Watch in the Second Half of 2017 [Infographic]

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As we enter this graduation season, people from all over the country enter the workforce. But do they really know what they’re getting into?

Do they know the hiring trends for the second half of 2017?   

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Facebook Recruiting: How Job Seekers Get Noticed on Social Media

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If you use Facebook to stay in touch with your friends and family, now there are new reasons to use it for your career and job search! According to Statista, 44% of US Facebook users report checking Facebook several times per day, far greater than the 10% of US LinkedIn users who sign in about once a day. More users logging in more frequently is exactly why recruiters have been turning to Facebook recruiting.   

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The Importance of Excellent Communication Skills for Job Seekers

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You’ve seen the requirements in nearly every job description. Every company wants every employee to possess excellent communication skills.

But what does “excellent written and oral communication skills” really mean?   

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4 Ways to Strengthen Resilience During a Job Search

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How do you strengthen resilience during the job search? When you get knocked down, how do you stay positive and engaged?

Here are four factors proven to strengthen your resilience in the job search…   

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