Tips for Job Seekers Archive
As you may have experienced or may currently be experiencing, interviewing can be a long, exhausting process with a list of things to complete. I am here to help, as it was not too long ago I was updating my resume for an internal career change!
As one of the many people who make reference calls daily I can tell you that yes, yes we do. On average I spend 6-8 hours per week calling all of the references that are in our candidate’s files.
Unemployment is at an all-time low and you find yourself with multiple offers. You are probably asking yourself, "Do I take the position that offers the most money and minimal benefits to meet my immediate financial needs? Do I accept the position that is just under my salary expectations...
I’ve never been a fast reader. In high school English classes, my classmates were always chapters ahead of me while I read thoroughly to comprehend every single line. “Just skim it!” they would say. But I wanted to understand the big picture.
I’m a recruiter so talking to candidates and scheduling interviews takes up at least half of my day. The process goes a little like this… I post a job that I a need filled for my client and a candidate sends me their resume because they are interested in the job. I call the candidate
Being in the "People Business" I felt this was a very relevant topic to touch on. Whether it's the first 30 seconds or first 30 minutes, you are being judged when you first meet someone. Whether for business or personal reasons, you have just a small window of opportunity to leave a positive impression...
You only have one chance to make a first impression. This is important to remember when it comes to your job search. Most people think that when they interview for a position, it starts as soon as you sit down across from the interviewer. Well, most people are wrong!
It’s that time of year! The New Year is a time that most people take a step back to reflect, recharge, and regain momentum for the year ahead! It’s a time when many people take the time to look into changing careers or finding a new job. Many people who decide to start looking seem...
As a recruiter, I believe there are two types of people in this world. The first is the individual who always thinks the grass is greener on the other side of the fence and consequently is always searching for the next great opportunity. The second is an individual who is paralyzed by comfort, stability, and
Writing a resume can be an intimidating or daunting task. Whether you are new to the workforce and looking for your first job, looking to change careers, or are a veteran looking to move up the chain, you will need to put together a professional resume to begin your career search.