Tag Archives: job

Who do you know?

Sometimes having strong references can be a key asset when your looking to change careers. The quality and strength of your professional references can be a true asset to any job search. Job references are most effective when they are … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Talk to me about your MoJo!

1) Surround yourself with people who are full of mojo. It’s likely that their feelings will inadvertently affect you. Surround yourself with uplifting people who appreciate you and only want to build you up. Don’t get stuck in a negative … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

You are competing against 250 other applicants

Dust off your resume and land more interviews. Did you know that the average job opening has 250 applicants competing for it? What’s worse is 70% of those applicants will be eliminated from the candidate pool by an applicant tracking … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Get hired faster on your next interview

Did you know that when the job market was booming it took an average of 3 interviews to get 1 job offer? Now it takes 17! When you finally land the job interview of your dreams will you have what … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What would be your dream job?

I have put together five ways to land your dream job – so here they are: Remember you will be judged on appearance. It’s an ugly reality, but it’s true. Always dress to impress for a job interview – for … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Do you have a niche job board?

Sometimes you just have to update your job search strategy and save time! These days, to land a job over the competition, you have to work smarter. The hard part is to get your resume read by the right people … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Travel and Work at the same time

It’s the dream: Take a three-month-long trip, and still have your job when you’re back home. While that may have been but a fantasy for most U.S. workers a few years ago, many more workplaces are allowing its employees to … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Job Search Expectations

Focus on mini-milestones. Although the job offer itself ends up being the most important result from your job search, it’s helpful to break it down even further to stay the course. Even meaningful networking conversations deserve a celebration, whether it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

3 Things to consider before a career change

1) The salaries aren’t good enough in my industry: Salary is a huge motivator for most people. This is the reason many people consider a change of career. However, if you enjoy the job you do it might be best … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Words that will KILL your resume!

1) Tie words to actual results. Link your skills to specific results that demonstrate your competence. Figure out how all these buzzwords describe you and give the detail through which a reader will come to the conclusion you want. For … Continue reading

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment