job search advice

How To Use LinkedIn Like A Grown-up

June 28, 2018

Graduating with your college degree should be a proud and happy time for everyone. But too often, it’s filled with anxiety over finding a job.

Career Success and Happiness

April 26, 2018

The average person spends more time working than any other activity. Unfortunately, nearly 2 out of 3 workers surveyed in the US and Canada say.

The Job Seeker’s Bill of Rights (Infographic)

April 5, 2018

When you’re desperate for a job, it’s so easy to feel less than – rejection after rejection, unanswered phone call after unanswered phone call. Be.

20 Questions, Career-Style (Infographic)

March 22, 2018

Do you remember playing a good ol’ game of 20 Questions with your crush back in middle school? The questions we were asking are probably.

Some Of The Worst Words To Use On Your Resume

March 8, 2018

The purpose of a resume is to paint the best professional picture of yourself as possible in a relatively short amount of time. When people.

Infographic: How Do I Decide On A Career Path?

March 1, 2018

This week’s blog post is brought to you by Career Savvy! If you’re feeling confused and don’t quite know where your career will take you.

Creating A Career Plan: Five Steps To Your Future (Infographic)

February 8, 2018

This week, we’re bringing you a super helpful infographic from Michael Page, a British-based recruitment business. Here are five steps to creating a career plan.

A Quick Post On Quick Fixes For Your Resume

February 1, 2018

Did you just stumble upon an opening for your dream job at your dream company? Is that job opening closing today?! Take a breather! Sending.

The Grad’s Guide To Receiving A Job Offer Before Receiving A Diploma

January 18, 2018

If you think it’s too soon to start looking for post-grad jobs if you’re graduating in May, you’re sadly mistaken! Getting started early is the.

The Simple Guide to a Simple Cover Letter

January 11, 2018

A cover letter is a one-page document that explains on a more personal level why you’re a suitable fit for any given job. While a.

Job Searching During the Holidays – Don’t Be a Scrooge!

November 30, 2017

Around this time of year, job seekers start wondering if it really makes sense to continue searching during the holidays. The answer is, yes! Here.

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 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.

Eight Things More Important for Success Than Intelligence

January 26, 2017

When it comes to academic achievement, intelligence is an important factor. In fact, we are often led to believe that the only way to succeed.

Advice Everywhere and Still No Job!

December 4, 2016

Today, there is so much advice available online. Just do a quick Google search for job search advice and you will bring up pages and.

All I Want for Christmas is A Job

November 18, 2016

Holidays…those weeks that drag on after Thanksgiving all the way into the New Year. It’s this time of year when job-seekers stop looking for employment..

Getting Hired in a Digital World

November 7, 2016

Social media is and will continue to be the future for job seekers and recruiters, whether we like it or not! The fact is, 94%.

Employers Use Google to Find out Who You Really Are Before the Interview

October 20, 2016

So what do 80 percent of employers do before they ask you for an interview? They Google you. Does this surprise you? If you said.

Why Words Matter in Your Job Search

September 29, 2016

The Grammarly team collected 500 active job postings, including marketing and engineering jobs, from the top 100 most profitable companies in the United States. They.

How to Use Pinterest for Your Job Search

April 21, 2016

Pinterest is a web-based bulletin board where users “pin” pictures – A LOT of pictures! They pin pretty clothes, foods that make you drool, and.

How to Strategically Play the Job Hunting Game

April 7, 2016

The job market is tough and competitive and job hunting can become a hectic routine unless you understand how to strategically play the game. Here.

Graduating from College with the End Goal in Mind – A Career

March 10, 2016

America’s unemployment rate recently hit its lowest level in seven years. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, that’s just in time for 2.8.

5 Out-of-the-Box Job Search Tips

October 1, 2015

In today’s economy, according to business consultant Jim Kukral, you need to be more than experienced, qualified, and personable to get the job you want..

10 Common Mistakes Job Seekers Make

September 24, 2015

Do you know someone who has experience and skill in their field (not to mention commitment, drive, and great references), but despite their best efforts,.