Once upon a time not very long ago, I wanted a certain job. I knew there would be competition. I knew I had to stand out. There would be lots of people with my skills interested in the role. So, I did what most people do: I revised my … Read more about Resume Not Working? You Are Overlooking This.
There is No Substitute for Personal Contact
I often hear from people, "No one is responding to my job appplications." Well, the truth is that merely applying for a job isn't enough. You have to do more than than. A client of mine is doing a great job at this. She is deep into her … Read more about There is No Substitute for Personal Contact
Should I Hire a Resume Writer?
A lot of people think that hiring a resume writer is a waste of time and money. Ok. I get it. It seems like one of those things that you could just do yourself. I mean, what's the big deal? It's just a list of what I did in my various jobs. A … Read more about Should I Hire a Resume Writer?
I paid for a resume and hated it.
I hear you. You shelled out money for a nice, shiny, new resume, and you felt cheated. It just wasn't doing the job. It was kind of just a rehash of what you already had! I'm going to help you make sure this doesn't happen … Read more about I paid for a resume and hated it.
What is the best job search method?
When you’re in a job search, you start looking for shortcuts. It’s such a detailed and often lengthy process that at a certain point, you start wondering if there’s an easier way. Fair question. But in truth, there really isn’t a #1 Best Job … Read more about What is the best job search method?
The Role of LinkedIn in Modern Day Job Searches
LinkedIn is a valuable tool for job searches. There are many ways to leverage it. Yes, it’s part of the social media universe. But unlike Facebook, it is a business platform and not intended for personal discussions or photos of kids and pets. It is … Read more about The Role of LinkedIn in Modern Day Job Searches