Sometimes we find ourselves unexpectedly unemployed. It happens. Companies downsize, corporations shift focus, and contingent contracts are completed. It’s not always a bad thing. It might just be time to move on. But it can be a little scary. Oh, the first few days of unemployment can be a blast, But that feeling of freedom and endless opportunities can be swiftly replaced with feelings of dread, hopelessness, and self-doubt.
Even in the Social Age, your resume may be the most important element of your job search. It is often your foot in the door; the first thing that hiring managers see. Given the importance of first impressions, you certainly don’t want to make any deadly resume mistakes. Thankfully, there’s plenty of advice out there telling you how to write the perfect resume. Everyone from hiring managers to CEOs seems willing to offer their opinion on how the best resumes should look. But where can you go to learn what a bad resume looks like?
Are you about to face your first real internship or job interview? This infographic from myjobmag.com will take you back to the classroom and teach you all the job interview basics.
As you’ll see, it provides universal advice and tips that serve as a foundation for any interview preparation…
Employers no longer have the upper-hand when selecting candidates. In our current job market, the tables have turned and candidates have the power!
this in mind, what are candidate expectations before, during, and after the recruiting process?
Most people I talk to, especially introverts, are uncomfortable with the idea of networking.
But I’ve found a way to adapt and engage in networking activities without feeling yucky…
Are you looking for a new job, either actively or passively?
Then you need to know everything about today’s labor market, recruiting trends and job search…