How to Super Charge Your Job Search

Whether you are starting your job search or are right in the middle of it, getting a much needed spark is sometimes needed to get it running along. Being a full time job searcher can no doubt be a stressful affair but it can benefit tremendously by having a lot of support, some lucky breaksContinue reading “How to Super Charge Your Job Search”

6 Ways to Tapping into the On-Campus Hidden Job Market (as a Graduating Student)

If you are a graduating student finding a job is a top priority. There is also a good chance you have a strong source of potential job leads that can help you score a gig right on-campus! Here are a few ways you can tap into the hidden job market as graduating student: 1. AlumniContinue reading “6 Ways to Tapping into the On-Campus Hidden Job Market (as a Graduating Student)”

How to get the Most from a Networking Event

Networking is an essential part of your job search. If you are serious about getting a job–you should be using every opportunity to network and going to networking specific events. There are many organizations that set up networking events which include your local chamber of commerce. It’s also a good idea to create your ownContinue reading “How to get the Most from a Networking Event”

How to Make Your Own Networking Event

Attending networking functions is always a great way to meet and expand on your existing network. However, have you considered putting together your own networking event? Even if you don’t have any experience creating and hosting events, this will be a great start! Not to mention an excellent opportunity to meet people and show potentialContinue reading “How to Make Your Own Networking Event”

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 atContinue reading “How Cold Calling Can Help you Get a Job”

3 Quick Ways to Tap into the Hidden Job Market

The hidden job market are those jobs that aren’t publicly advertised. Companies typically do this for a variety of reasons which include a desire to nurture and promote from within thus no need to advertise externally; another reason is that a company desires positions to be filled through employee referrals–for example if a company trustsContinue reading “3 Quick Ways to Tap into the Hidden Job Market”