I'm sure you've heard my soapbox style rants about cover letters by now. It's true that I've stated many opinions about how I find them archaic and unnecessary. However, I'm here to tell you that I am adjusting my opinion a little bit.Read More
You've been staring at a blank Excel spreadsheet for the past hour. Your head is pounding. You run out for coffee. You look at your phone, and only 10 minutes have passed. How much longer until lunch? You scroll your Instagram feed. Damn, everyone looks like they are having a much better day than you.
Sound familiar? Are you living this very life right now?Read More
I polled my Instagram followers the other day on what is going to help you prepare for all those interviews you are going to rock in 2018. You guys want the lowdown on which interview questions to prepare for, so I'll hook you all the way up with the 411 on a few of the classic stumpers. Here’s the deal: At the end of the day, the main component of an interview is if you mesh well with the person who interviews you. Sometimes, that person is having a bad day and there's nothing you can say that will make them like you (keeping it very real with you guys).Read More
It's now 2018. You've decided that you want to start your job search. Your resume is updated, you have found some jobs that interest you, and you're ready to rock and roll and start applying. Or are you?
You can easily start rapid firing your resume to all the different online portals, in hopes that you won't just be another candidate in the sea of 10,000; or you can get creative and figure out how to stand out amongst the crowd.Read More
In between the holiday parties and the year-end wind-down, you're probably thinking about that pesky job search that you know you need to address in January.Your resume isn't done. Your LinkedIn is a mess. You haven't even hopped on a job board or reached out to your network to even know what is out there.Read More
The moment has arrived where you have finally decided to begin your job search after many years at the same company. The process can be extremely daunting, especially when you haven’t updated your resume or your Linkedin. (Do people still wear suits to interviews? Are you even sure you want to leave? Your company has been so good to you.
You are a Loyal Employee.Read More
Being in recruitment for many years, you are trained to network from day one. Recruiters are salespeople in the way that they are selling a brand, a company, and a lifestyle. Be that as it may, I am just going to call networking what it is. A pain in the butt.Read More