31 08, 2022

8 Tips for Using a Recruiting Firm to Jump-Start Your Job Search

By | 2022-06-13T00:38:05+00:00 August 31st, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Recruiting and search firms can be beneficial during your job search if you know how they operate and what you can do to maximize their resources. These firms are companies that specialize in recruiting personnel for employers in many different industries. They typically have a high range of contacts within those industries, as well as [...]

24 08, 2022

7 Steps for Crafting the Perfect Elevator Pitch

By | 2022-06-13T00:23:14+00:00 August 24th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

An elevator speech or elevator pitch is designed to be a synopsis about an individual and what they have done and are doing in their educational and professional careers. The speech is not only supposed to inform the listener, but it should also also pique their interest so they want to know more. The elevator [...]

20 07, 2022

4 Other Important Factors in Your Decision to Look for a New Job

By | 2022-05-08T03:02:59+00:00 July 20th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

In our previous blog post, we discussed how passion is the most important factor to consider in analyzing your current employment situation and deciding whether or not to launch a job search. As important as passion is, though, it’s not the only factor to consider. There are others, of course, and you should also consider [...]

15 06, 2022

The BIG Factor in Your Decision to Search for a New Job

By | 2022-02-23T16:50:14+00:00 June 15th, 2022|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

There is no doubt that we’re currently in a candidates’ market. The Great Recession is nothing but a bad memory. There is low unemployment and a lot of employment opportunities, especially for the best candidates in the marketplace. In the years immediately following the Great Recession, professionals were reluctant to consider a job change, and [...]

1 06, 2022

THIS is the Secret Weapon in Your Job Search

By | 2022-02-23T16:43:35+00:00 June 1st, 2022|Interview, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Everybody is looking for an edge in the employment marketplace. Yes, we’re currently in the midst of a candidates’ market. And yes, that means there are more openings available for job seekers. However, no matter how many openings there are, you will always be competing against other people. In other words, you will never be [...]

18 05, 2022

Why and How to be Strategically Aggressive During the Hiring Process

By | 2022-02-23T16:15:10+00:00 May 18th, 2022|Interview, Job Seeker|0 Comments

There is no doubt that we are currently in the midst of a candidates’ market. We’ve discussed that fact previously in this blog. Of course, as the name implies, a candidates’ market favors the candidates. That’s because job openings and employment opportunities are plentiful. (This is in stark contrast to a recessionary economy and corresponding [...]