Job Search Etiquette 101

Interviewing for a new job and concerned you might miss something along the way. We’ve got your back! Here are some interview etiquette tips and tricks you need to get off a potential employer’s naughty list and onto the nice one when looking for your next job: ******************************************************************* Tighten up your resume Communicate politely and

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Writing a LinkedIn Bio

The LinkedIn summary or “about” section is often under-utilized by a lot of  users on the social media platform. Whether you’re using LinkedIn to find a job or to build your brand, the summary section is important real estate. This section gives you between 300-350 words to strengthen your profile by adding some personality and

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Types of Interviews

All organizations conduct different types of job interviews. Different type of interviews help an interview understand you and what you can bring to the table. Know the difference and how to be prepared! ******************************************************************* One on one Panel/group Phone Personality/ability testing Working Here is some more help on how to be prepared! Looking for a

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‘Thank You’ Note Mistakes

You’ve just killed your interview and now you’re stuck with waiting for the employer to get back to you about next steps. Time to write the “thank you” note! Before you do that though, make sure to avoid these six things to ensure you leave a lasting impression on your interviewer.  ******************************************************************* Starting an email

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How to Nail a Phone Interview

While you’re looking for your next position, it’s important to be prepared for a phone interview. Many companies start the interview process with a phone call to talk about the job opportunity with candidates to determine if the candidate is a good fit and to gauge his or her interest in the position. In a lot

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Tips for Job Searching on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a social networking site specifically for companies and job-seekers. It functions a little like an online resume. You can use it to showcase your skills, find new job opportunities and even connect with potential clients. Here are some tips for using LinkedIn to help you land your perfect job.  ******************************************************************* Let people know you’re

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Tips for Video Interviews

Video interviews are becoming more common in this day and age. If you’ve never been asked to participate in a video interview for a job opening, you will be soon. Video interviews save time and money for both a business and job candidates. Here are are few video interviewing tips that will help you make it

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Sample Interview Questions

Wouldn’t it be great if you knew what questions an employer would be asking in your next interview? While we don’t recommend having a cheat sheet for every interview question (in fact, please don’t), we do recommend spending some time getting comfortable with what you might be asked. Consider this list when you’re prepping for

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How to Ask for Raise

So you want a raise but you don’t know the best way to go about asking for one. In an ideal world, your boss would notice your accomplishments and give you a raise. In the real world, that is rarely the case. If you want a raise or promotion you have to ask for one.

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