In the age of technology there really is an app for everything, even for job applications. Use the fact that you can apply to jobs from your smart phone to your advantage. This allows you to browse and apply to jobs wherever you are- maybe even while on your morning commute? With so many types […]
So you’re a soon to be college graduate or just recently graduated, now what? Life comes at you pretty fast and now it’s time to enter the professional world. For some, this change can be a simple adjustment, while for others a total culture shock. Each individual handles these situations differently. Looking back, to me […]
Interviews are hard no matter what stage of your career you’re in. Whether you’re an entry level candidate or a senior level, interviews can invoke nervousness and bring out your greatest insecurities. It’s not easy to talk about yourself for 30+ minutes to a stranger when your career is balancing in front you. When the […]
References are a very important part in the job-search process. Most companies spend time diving into a candidate’s background before making them an offer. For this reason and many more, it is extremely important to pick your references carefully. Here are a few tips to help you choose your references.
Your resume tells the story of your career, and you have done a lot! When you apply for a new job, the presentation of information should communicate to the reader, the recruiter, HR team, or hiring manager what you have done and why you are a fit for this position. It is important to tailor […]
What’s an elevator pitch? An elevator pitch is your 30-second commercial about your company/product/services/skills that you can share to introduce yourself and educate someone else about what you do. Having a good elevator pitch can help with your job search as another tool in your toolbox.