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Preparing for a job interview takes a lot of time and energy. After receiving the invitation, you probably devise responses to common interview questions, research the company, find a professional outfit to wear and take a trial run to the office to make sure you know how to get there, without giving any thought to… Read more »

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Writing a truly great resume is hard work. Not only are you tasked with portraying yourself in a manner that makes you stand out from other candidates, you’re also forced to decide which sections are essential and which to leave off your resume. In some cases, this varies by industry, job type or even personal… Read more »

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You put a lot of effort into your job search and all your hard work helped you land a great new position. Congratulations on your new endeavor! The hiring manager certainly reviewed dozens of applications and met with many qualified candidates, but you stood out from the crowd. Now that the initial excitement of your… Read more »

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If you’ve been in the workforce for awhile, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve had at least one job you didn’t like. Whether your boss was a tyrant, the work was incredibly boring or you couldn’t stand most of your colleagues, most people encounter this type of problem at some point in their career. You’ve… Read more »

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Stepping back into the workforce after spending some time away can feel very intimidating. Whether you were caring for your young family, coping with an illness, traveling the world or any other reason, coming back probably feels simultaneously exciting and daunting. Feel confident in knowing many professionals put their career on hold for a while… Read more »

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It’s always exciting to receive a call from a potential employer inviting you in for an interview, but as the big day nears, it’s only natural for that enthusiasm to turn into a bundle of nerves. Being anxious before a job interview is completely normal — especially when it’s a position you really want —… Read more »

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Working with a staffing agency is an incredible way to jumpstart your career. Now that your first interview with your recruiter is around the corner, you’re probably feeling pretty excited and a little bit nervous. Prepare for the meeting using these tips to ensure you put your best self forward. Dress to Impress If you… Read more »

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You’ve been invited to interview for a job you’re really excited about, so you’re probably spending lots of time reviewing common interview questions and coming up with amazing responses, but remember you’re not the only one in the hot seat. Just as the interviewer gets to decide whether or not you’re a good fit for… Read more »

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When you’re in the market for new opportunities, attending a job fair is a great way to gain exposure to a variety of companies at once. While these events are typically packed with job seekers competing for the same highly coveted positions, you can walk away with a number of prospects if you play your… Read more »

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It’s always exciting to find a job you’re really drawn to and perfectly qualified for at a company you’d be very interested in joining, but incredibly discouraging when your resume is greeted with radio silence. Competition for the best jobs is always intense, but if this has become a pattern, it’s time to re-examine your… Read more »