The Career Corner

How Recruiters Review Resumes

October 25, 2017

Every job seeker sending in a resume to a potential employer wants to believe there’s actually someone on the receiving end that reads their entire.

How to Make a Recruiter Take Notice

October 18, 2017

Have you ever noticed how much information is out there about how to get your resume noticed? If not, believe us – there is an.

Mastering the Art of Small Talk in a Job Interview

October 12, 2017

There it is, that jittery feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when a job interview is fast approaching. Yes, there’s a lot.

How Can an Older Job Seeker Fight Age Discrimination?

October 5, 2017

As much as we hate to believe it, age discrimination – though illegal – happens every day. Older job applicants constantly run into job site.

5 Common Thoughts Hiring Managers Have During an Interview

September 28, 2017

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been interviewed a million times or you can count them on one hand, the stress is palpable when you come.

Are You as Smart as Your Resume Implies?

September 21, 2017

It’s one thing to add a college, graduate program, or certificate on your resume, but if you have an engineering degree and you don’t know.

How to Answer the Ultimate Job Interview Question: “Where Do You See Yourself In 5 Years?”

September 14, 2017

You’re in the middle of a great interview and things are going great.  Then comes the ultimate job interview question that makes everyone squirm in.

After the Interview Checklist

September 6, 2017

We always get excited every time we find out that someone we’ve helped left an interview feeling good about their chances of landing a job..

Some Hard Truths about Searching for a Job

August 24, 2017

“Could you take a quick look at my resume and tell me what you think?” If we had a dollar for every time we’ve been.

How to Make a Recruiter Fight for You

August 17, 2017

Companies review hundreds of resumes when they have a position open, but there is always that one perfect candidate that peaks a recruiter’s interest. There.

10 Things NOT to Put in Your Resume

August 10, 2017

Your resume is your first impression on a potential employer. A well-written document is a strictly objective and succinct recap of your professional.  Avoid turning.

What to Wear and What Not to Wear to a Job Interview

August 3, 2017

You’ve spent an absurd amount of time preparing for that big interview, and you finally landed it! Now the next big thing to worry about.

10 Types of Difficult Job Interviewers and How to Deal with Them

July 27, 2017

When you’re going in for a job interview, ideally you would like to be greeted by someone who is relaxed, approachable, friendly and professional. It.

How to Ace a Skype Interview

July 20, 2017

Job interviews via Skype have become increasingly popular over the past few years. Even though you can see one another, a virtual interview is definitely.

The Toughest Interview Question and How to Answer It

July 12, 2017

“Tell me about yourself.” This one simple little question makes even the most confident candidates sweat in a job interview. A million thoughts rush through.

How to Prepare for a Job Interview in Just 30 Minutes

July 6, 2017

To a recruiter or hiring manager, there is nothing worse than discovering that a job candidate has done little to no research on the company..

The Objective Brag: Showing resume strength and confidence without sounding cocky

June 29, 2017

“I don’t know what I can put on my resume without sounding cocky.” The voice on the other end of the call belonged to a.

LinkedIn is Not a Billboard

June 22, 2017

Are you at the point in your job search where you want to push past the basics and into the stuff that will take you.

You Might Need a Professional Resume Writer If…

June 15, 2017

When you’re searching for a job, your resume is the most important marketing tool you will employ. In fact, most recruiters or hiring managers rely.

Fatal Mistakes Job Interviewers Make Without Realizing It

June 8, 2017

You’ve found the perfect job opening. It’s one you’re really passionate about, and you want everything to go well in the interview. Still, you’re nervous.

How to Keep Calm and Beat Job Interview Nerves

June 1, 2017

Fact: going to a job interview can be terrifying! After all, the recruiter sitting on the other side of the conference table will be deciding.

How to Answer Strange Interview Questions and Land the Job

May 25, 2017

As if interview questions weren’t already stressful enough, it seems hiring managers have collectively decided to kick it up a notch. What are we talking.

OK, What Exactly Are Soft Skills?

May 18, 2017

Soft skills are synonymous with “people skills.” The term describes those personal attributes that indicate a high level of emotional intelligence. Unlike hard skills, which.

How to Create a “When Can You Start?” Resume

May 15, 2017

First impressions are still a big deal, so since your resume is your first introduction to a hiring manager, isn’t it imperative that it stands.

How to Use Facebook to Find a Job

May 4, 2017

The way employers find qualified candidates has been drastically revolutionized by the internet and social media over the past 5-7 years. Ads placed in a.