Tag Archives: Job Search

#InternPro Chat: Turn Your Job Search Fears into Treats (Not Tricks)

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Submitting your resume can feel like feeding your life to the insatiable ATS monster. At your interview, you can’t help but imagine being examined by some demonic tribunal. And the wait… the wait makes you feel like an insubstantial ghost.

But there are ways to turn your job search fears to your advantage as the witching hour approaches…   

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5 Ways Entrepreneurial Thinking Can Make You More Employable

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When you hear the word ‘entrepreneur’ you might picture a roomful of “Apprentice” contestants and think you have nothing in common with them. There’s more of a connection than you think.

Keep reading to learn about five of the most sought-after transferable skills entrepreneurs gain…

   

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How to Find Purpose and Aligned Meaning with Your Next Employer

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Finding purpose, in it’s most simplest form, is learning what the world needs from you. For many, this purpose is their driving motivation; their reason for being.

So when job searching, what do you look for in an employer’s purpose and meaning?   

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Knock-Out Questions: How to Avoid Auto-Rejection When Applying for Work

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When applying for jobs online, most of us focus on crafting a perfect resume and writing a cover letter that will make a great impression.

However, there is another gatekeeper standing between you and a job interview that is less forgiving than either of those: application knockout questions.   

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Young Voices: What’s The Twenty-Something Job Search Really Like?

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So, I asked graduates from my LinkedIn connections and wider network what it’s like job searching in your 20s.

In there answers, graduates describe how the job search feels, what it’s like engaging with employers and recruitment processes, and what helps and hinders..   

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Effective Job Application Follow Up

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There’s a lot of recent grads and young professionals gunning for the same opportunities. So you need every advantage possible, especially when it comes to your job application follow up.

As many successful job seekers have found, the application follow up is one way to gain an edge and give you peace of mind…   

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