The Dos and Don’ts of Phone Interviews

Never underestimate the importance of a telephone interview. It’s much more than just a formality. Be excited and pat yourself on the back, because even getting this far in a potential employer’s hiring process is a victory. It means your resume has passed muster and yes, they’re interested in learning more about you. But, this […]

How to Write a Standout Resume for Your Next Job

Just how important is your resume? It’s a potential employer’s first impression of you. It marks the difference between getting your foot in the door for an interview and having your chances end right then and there. So, important only begins to describe it. You need a resume that’s compelling, outstanding, flawless and delivers a […]

10 Tips to Help You Get Hired ASAP

It can take a while to find a new job. If you’re feeling a sense of urgency to get hired in the right position as soon as possible, you may be wondering if there’s anything you can do to expedite the process. Here are 10 tips to get you started: Apply only for jobs that […]

How to Ace Your Job Interview in 2023

No matter how awesome your resume reads or how well you’ve followed every job search step so far, your face-to-face interview can make or break your chances of being hired. It can be a daunting experience, but with the right preparation, you can steer that nervous energy in a positive direction so it works for […]

Don’t Make These Mistakes During a Final Interview!

A final job interview is just that: your last chance to impress a hiring manager and/or members of a search committee before they select the candidate they want to hire. The field has been narrowed to its last point: there are only a small number of contenders left, and congratulations because, you’re one of them. […]

Tips to Land Your Dream Job

It’s out there: the job you’ve been looking for. Even if you’re feeling a bit intimidated or discouraged at the prospect of finding it, with a little planning and perseverance, it will happen – maybe even sooner than you think. As far as that planning goes, start with these tips: When you find a company […]

Does the Color of Your Resume Matter?

As you write or update your resume, you may think of adding an accent color for some extra pizzazz or a “wow” factor. And it may be okay. But tread cautiously and wisely. The perfect resume is not about finding the perfect color. It’s about tailoring content to the job, showing an employer your best […]

What Strengths and Weaknesses Should You Discuss During an Interview?

Management Tips to Help Your Teams Thrive

Whether you’re a new graduate with little to no experience under your belt or a veteran moving on to a more responsible role, you have both strengths and weaknesses. Everyone does. And chances are you’ll be asked about them in your upcoming interview. The key to effectively addressing these questions – like others that you […]

Important Tips for How to Calm Your Nerves Before an Interview

It’s natural to feel anxious before a job interview. A certain amount of adrenaline and a high energy level can actually work in your favor. But if your nerves are starting to take over badly, you need to rein them in and find calm and confident, so you can bring your A-game when it’s “go” […]

Making the Best Out of a First Impression

A recent article in Forbes Magazine reported that it takes approximately 7 seconds for someone to develop a first impression. For job seekers, this means that prospective employers are making assessments about you based on your appearance, body language and behavior as soon as you walk through the door. Here are the top 5 ways […]