Job Search and Social Media
Social networks have become a part of our lives a long time ago. People spend hours surfing facebook newsfeed or Instagram pictures of people they follow daily. Add to that Twitter, LinkedIn and the bunch of other social media that are being used by people from all over the world. Because of that, employers often check the accounts of the...
Job Search Shortcuts That Will Make the Process Take Longer
People always look for things that will make their lives easier. Some kind of magic pill that will help them overcome a certain problem without doing much work. A shortcut that will help them avoid hassle and still achieve set goals. A secret that few people know of that will lead to guaranteed success. Job seekers are no exception as the...
Cleaning Up Your Social Media
There are job seekers who believe that cleaning social media accounts is nothing but a waste of time. They think that employers don't bother checking candidates' social network profiles and this entire thing is just an annoying legend. However, it is hard to argue with statistics that says that one out of three employers have denied the j...
Job Search Facts to Re-think Approach to Applying for Jobs
If you have made up your mind to get a new job, there is a lot that will be going on during the next couple of weeks or even months. The thing is that applying for jobs is such a time-consuming and daunting task that rarely brings expected results. The entire process is often confusing or even intimidating. But that doesn't have to be tha...
Federal Job Search Tips to Land That Government Job
Most of our blogs were all about how to write a resume or land a job within a private companies sector. This time, we will be sharing some tips on how to land a government job. Doing that can be a very frustrating process, often even more confusing than getting a job in a private field. Having been the largest employer in the nation, the ...
Job Hunting When You Are Not In The Market
Landing a job isn't an easy thing today. The competition grows stronger and stronger , especially for the jobs that pay well and/or offer some good advancement opportunities. But despite this fact, job seekers have no choice - because they hate their current work, get laid off or move to a different city people actively look for a job. In...
Emailing Your Resume and Cover Letter
The fact that you've done your homework and created a well-written resume and cover letter tailored to specific job opening is great. It definitely gives you better chances of being selected for the interview stage. However, what if many candidates did the same thing? That gives a pleasant headache to the hiring authorities to choose amon...
How to Get a Job?
Sometimes, job seekers need to start their career from scratch and go back to basic principles of how to land a job. Without describing all aspects of writing an effective resume or targeting one's search, there has to be a basic strategy that will contain key milestones of getting a job within a reasonable time frame. The question many p...
Writing a Resignation Letter
Leaving your job isn't easy even if you have it all settled for your next career move. Before you walk out the door of the office, make sure your manager has your resignation letter. It is a common practice for employers to request such letter as a part of the process as proof that you terminate your employment voluntarily. Even if your s...
Career Success Tips
Many things have already been said about how to achieve career success. Experienced business owners, analytics, HR experts have shared their opinions on how people can use their potential to satisfy specific career aspirations. If you were to place all recommendations and tips in one place, most likely you would have a 500-page book conta...