Effective job search starts with modern tools Are you conducting an effective job search? When we go on tour, we often receive raised eyebrows when we give job search and career advice. It makes sense because our advice usually goes against conventional practices. We are used to the skepticism and understand why candidates have doubts. … Continue reading Did you slow down your job search in December? Economy adds jobs in December.
A job search checklist will make your job search easier and more efficient. The critical steps hiring managers need to see that most candidates miss.
Great resume In the last few weeks, we shared with you what recruiters look for in a qualified resume. We also shared the top 3 resume mistakes that will send your resume to the recycle bin. This week we continue the series and explain how a great resume will trigger a phone call or interview. The … Continue reading How great resumes trigger interviews and phone calls
She isn't letting the holidays stop her December is the month where we hear a consistent theme from job seekers. During the holidays, we hear of plans to take a break from two activities that require absolute discipline: diets and the job search. We won't give you advice on your diet, but our advice on … Continue reading December job search, what recruiters really think about hiring.
Typos, Inconsistencies and Irrelevant Information Are you submitting a qualified resume? Last week, we blogged about the top three resume mistakes that result in your application being declined. This week we discuss what triggers a hiring manager to set up an interview after reading your resume. To review, the 3 mistakes discussed: Typos Inconsistencies in formatting Resumes with … Continue reading How to create a qualified resume and trigger interviews