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.
Anyone working in HR or recruiting probably has great stories and experiences they’ve encountered throughout their career. Whether it involves employees or employers, there is very little that will surprise us. But every now and again we hear something and we are dumbfounded! Just when we think we’ve seen it all, something will make us […]
If you are currently in the market for a new job, you have probably noticed that there are a ton of resources online to help you find a new position. Long gone are the days where you faxed your resume to an ad you saw in the local print newspaper! Today’s sophisticated job seeker has […]