Category: Job Search

How Cold Calling Can Help you Get a Job

If you ask a person to pick up the phone and call a friend it probably wouldn’t be a problem. Now if someone asked you to pick up the phone and randomly cold call someone and engage in a conversation how would you react? Cold calling is one of the toughest things to do at

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Using Google Jobs for your Search

Google is already an essential component in any job seekers tool kit. It is easy to use and gives you the timely information you need. Recently Google has enriched their search palate by introducing Google Jobs. It’s a great and easy-to-use to tool when you’re on the job hunt. How do you access it? Simply

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4 Out-of-the-Box Ideas to Finding a Job

As you begin your job search or have already invested some time looking, creativity is a something you must cultivate. Being creative while searching for a job will allow you to discover resources that often remain hidden to others. So start getting yourself noticed by using these out-of-box ideas to finding a job. 1.Create a

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10 Things to do Before Starting your Job Search

Before embarking on your job hunt, you must be sure to have several major items prepared including an updated resume. There is nothing more frustrating than getting a call for interview and your left scrambling the night before. So take a deep breath, keep positive and make sure you do these 10 things before applying

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Networking Your Way to a Job

Networking is a great way to build your contacts, learning from professionals and even make some friends along the way. Networking is something that everyone should be doing because it benefits everyone involved. If you are a job seeker, networking is one of the most important things you should be doing. Having a good resume/

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8 Tips to Keeping Positive During Your Job Search

Searching for a job can be a job in itself. Between writing and retooling your resume and go out and knocking on company doors and religiously networking–the job hunt can be stressful, overwhelming and an experience you would like to soon forget. However, staying positive in this time can be particularly difficult. If you aren’t

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7 Ways to Finding a Job that You Will Love

Finding a job is sometimes hard work. It can be time consuming and challenging, however, the rewards can be great aside finding a job! Here are 7 ways to find a job that you will love. 1.Build a powerful network Building a strong and helpful network is key to finding a job you will love.

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5 Must-Use Online Job Search Resources

In the last decade we have seen the explosive growth of social media, the internet and the use of smart phones. Job seekers have also accustomed themselves with using the internet more and more in order to find and apply for jobs. 5 of the most popular online tools include Google and Indeed.com. They are

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Are Job Fairs Worth Attending?

Let’s face it: job fairs can be a tremendous pain-in-the-neck. They are usually packed with people just like you looking for a job. And sometimes the quality of the companies or jobs aren’t very good either. More often than not you leave without accomplishing much and dejected. However, there is some good news. Your approach

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