How to Leverage Your Skills During a Job Search

If you have been in the workforce for a while you have certainly developed skills–whether they be soft or hard skills–they are very useful to promote during your job search. Many skills like intercommunication, negotiation or customer service skills can be considered general ones (that other professionals possess)–you have to differentiate yourself by delivering actionContinue reading “How to Leverage Your Skills During a Job Search”

Focusing on the Skills You Have (Rather than Skills You Don’t Have)

The reality of any job search is there will always be more qualified candidates than you. There are many talented and experienced people out there in the workforce as well as hunting for a job. The key is: don’t think about your competition! It’s easy to and it becomes a slippery slope when you startContinue reading “Focusing on the Skills You Have (Rather than Skills You Don’t Have)”

6 Ways to Nurture and Grow Your Talent

All of us possess a talent. That’s what makes us so unique! And in respect to career development that talent that you may have stopped to refine might actually give you a chance to score better job opportunities with better pay. It is all about maximizing your talent by putting it into action on aContinue reading “6 Ways to Nurture and Grow Your Talent”

5 Approaches to Make you the Ideal Candidate for an Entry-level Position

Getting a job out right of high-school, college or university can sometimes be a tough task. An entry-level job is perhaps one of the best positions to take on after graduation. Although the pay is typically poor, the experience you gain is invaluable and can help you get your foot in the door to aContinue reading “5 Approaches to Make you the Ideal Candidate for an Entry-level Position”