The 1-Day Job Search Prep Strategy

Looking for a new job can be one of the most stressful experiences. But the experience can be a great one if you have a plan! Here is what you need to do for your 1-Day Job Search Prep Strategy: 1.Update and Polish your resume to get it ready for applications 2.Do a quick summaryContinue reading “The 1-Day Job Search Prep Strategy”

Professional Networking & Power Building (Pt.2)

It is up to you to create a strong and effective network that can help you secure jobs and develop your career. If you are successfully and steadily building your network you also need to consider finding ways to grow it. How can you do this? 1.Find interesting places to network–that means at work, throughContinue reading “Professional Networking & Power Building (Pt.2)”

Professional Networking & Power Building (Pt.1)

One of the best and easiest ways to secure a job is through build a strong network of professionals. If you don’t have one don’t worry! You can easily build one and keep on growing it. 1.Utilize LinkedIn and Facebook. Reach out to people with the same interests. Send a quick hello message and addContinue reading “Professional Networking & Power Building (Pt.1)”

When Is It the Right Time to Change Jobs? (Pt. 1)

There are a host of reasons why we should change jobs. You are probably tired of your current job–it might be boring or unchallenging. Maybe, you aren’t getting the right training. Or it might be a toxic environment to work it. Whatever the reason(s) you need to think about the short and long term ramificationsContinue reading “When Is It the Right Time to Change Jobs? (Pt. 1)”

Using Social Media to Power Your Job Search

Social media has become an important part of our everyday lives. We use Facebook to connect to friends and share thoughts and images. We use LinkedIn to grow our professional network. And we use a host of other social media platforms to either express ourselves or connect to others. However, social media can play aContinue reading “Using Social Media to Power Your Job Search”

Research Resources You Can Use in Your Job Search

Maximizing your job search resources is vital to finding a job as quickly and efficiently as possible. Here are several solid resources you can use: Google search/G-Suite Google is the ultimate tool when it comes to helping you search for a job. Google search is a powerful tool and should be your go-to when lookingContinue reading “Research Resources You Can Use in Your Job Search”

What is the Key Factor in Your Job Search Success?

When you are out looking for a new job or developing your career what is the key factor that determines your success? ….It’s you! You might be thinking: yes, of course it is! But think about it a little deeper for a moment. Sometimes you are consumed by trying to find a job and loseContinue reading “What is the Key Factor in Your Job Search Success?”

How to Create & Utilize a Job Search Support Group

Finding support during your job search can be tough. Sometimes you feel it’s you against the world but it doesn’t have to be! You definitely have support around you–friends and family. However, how about creating your own specialized job search support group? There are several such groups online that offer support and encouragement. But itContinue reading “How to Create & Utilize a Job Search Support Group”