Category: Job Searching

Three Ways to Greatly Increase Your Job Search Success Rate

If you have been job searching for a while, or just starting out, there are certain things you can do that will greatly increase your chances of landing that perfect job.  These things all require a little effort on your part, but the payoff can be HUGE.  These three things will separate you from the […]

Your Job Searching Plan

At some point or other you come to the decision that you need to start up your job search. Whether it’s an immediate need or a ‘nice to move on’ change you absolutely need to have a plan. I recommend spending a few days to a week in the initial planning stage. Ask yourself, what […]

10 Best Jobs for Wage Growth

Are you in a struggling field and looking to possibly switch careers? There are a plethora of options out there but most recently, PayScale.com released their findings of jobs far exceeding the average wage growth. Maybe one of them is a perfect fit for you! Remember, if you’re looking to make a career change it’s […]

The Facebook Job Board Is Here

Have you heard the latest news? Facebook has launched a new social job application in partnership with the Department of Labor and other large job boards such as Monster.com, BranchOut, and Jobvite. Although there were a few kinks at the beginning of the launch (November 14th), most issues have now been ironed out and the […]

To Fresh Starts!

For the job searcher on your list… The economy is still recovering and although the job market is improving, it’s not quite like it was 5-10 years ago. How many people do you know who are job searching? Or, how many have been sitting tight in a job and company they dislike waiting for the […]

5 Critical Resume Questions Answered

Do you ever feel like you research something and never get a straight answer? I feel like this happens to me all the time. It’s amazing how much information is out on the web and how conflicting it all is. This short blog will run through some obvious and not-so-obvious answers to some of the […]

Starting Your First Week

To continue on the series from the last few weeks, job preparedness is key when starting out your first week of work. There are a few simple things you can do to ensure your first week is not only productive but also smooth sailing! These simple items include: Wednesday Start Date Review your wardrobe and […]