28 12, 2022

This ONE Thing Will Eliminate Your Resume from Consideration

By | 2022-11-09T20:49:35+00:00 December 28th, 2022|Job Seeker, Resume|0 Comments

In a previous blog post, we discussed how your resume and LinkedIn profile do not constitute your personal brand. They are merely starting points for helping you to achieve your career goals and ambitions. However, when it comes to your resume, there’s ONE thing that will eliminate it—and quite possibly, you—from consideration at the very [...]

14 12, 2022

Why Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile Are NOT Your Personal Brand

By | 2022-11-09T20:51:59+00:00 December 14th, 2022|Job Seeker, Resume|0 Comments

In today’s ever-changing employment marketplace, social media and technology have emerged as valuable tools for job seekers. Used in the correct fashion, these tools can serve to enhance your search for greater opportunities and help propel your career down the path to success. However, these tools are NOT a substitute for your personal brand. Unfortunately, [...]

30 11, 2022

7 Things a Recruiter Can Do for You and Your Career

By | 2022-10-28T19:57:42+00:00 November 30th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Unfortunately, many job seekers are misinformed about why and how they should be working with recruiters, and their incorrect perceptions are costing them opportunities that could make their careers more rewarding. First and foremost, let’s clear up this misconception: just because you’re presented to a company by a recruiter—and the company will owe a fee [...]

16 11, 2022

Read This Before You Say ‘No!’ to Relocating

By | 2022-10-28T20:11:30+00:00 November 16th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

There’s no doubt that candidates, especially top candidates, are in short supply in the current job market. As a result, some candidates are passing up great opportunities for career advancement. That's because they're comfortable in their current job, and that comfort has caused them to become complacent. But it doesn’t have to be that way. [...]

2 11, 2022

Are You Too Busy for Greater Opportunity and Growth?

By | 2022-10-28T19:52:41+00:00 November 2nd, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

What would you be willing to do for an opportunity to advance your career? To enjoy a more challenging and rewarding work environment? More pay? Better benefits? Sometimes, all it takes is an investment of time, specifically time to go on a face-to-face interview with another company. Unfortunately, that investment appears too great for some candidates. [...]

26 10, 2022

5 Factors to Ensure Career Growth and Professional Satisfaction

By | 2022-10-14T18:48:52+00:00 October 26th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Everybody wants to grow their career and enjoy professional success. (At the very least, everybody should want those things.) Achieving this success doesn’t involve just one or two big things. It’s a combination of things, some of them small, that all combine to have a positive effect on the trajectory of a person’s career. The [...]

19 10, 2022

3 Steps for Preventing Your New Hire from Accepting a Counteroffer

By | 2022-10-14T18:45:47+00:00 October 19th, 2022|Hiring, Job Seeker|0 Comments

While the “Great Resignation” continues to rage on, organizations are doing everything they can to hold onto their employees. Specifically, they’re doing everything they can to hold onto their best employees. Because of this, many employers are resorting to making a counteroffer to their employees when they accept an offer from another organization. It used [...]

12 10, 2022

It’s All in Your Head: How to Give Yourself a Mental Edge in Your Career

By | 2022-10-14T18:41:36+00:00 October 12th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

It’s been said that success in any endeavor, whether it’s personal or professional, starts in a person’s mind. If a person has the proper mindset, then it can give them a mental edge when it comes to reaching their career goals. There are many important things that are dictated by the way in which people [...]

28 09, 2022

Thinking of Quitting Your Job? Then You’re in Good Company!

By | 2022-09-03T22:28:49+00:00 September 28th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Thinking of Quitting Your Job? Then You’re in Good Company! Although the Great Recession began roughly a decade ago, it almost seems like ancient history considering the current state of the job market. In fact, instead of the Great Recession, we’re still in the midst of the Great Resignation. More people have quit their job [...]

14 09, 2022

What Employers Really Want from Candidates During the Hiring Process

By | 2022-09-03T20:56:45+00:00 September 14th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

While it’s true that the economy is good overall and we’re in a candidates’ market right now, there are still things that candidates must do during the hiring process to stand out. Yes, top candidates have more employment options at their disposal. However, as a top candidate, you still want to be hired by an [...]