10 Questions to Ask a Search Team

Through my years of working with churches and candidates, I have gone over the do’s and don’ts of interviewing more than I can count. There are some pretty common sense questions to ask but candidates always seem to blank during the interview. I get it – you have several pairs of eyes staring back at

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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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Things to Think About When Looking for a Job

  Looking for a new position and trying to figure out if a job is right for you?  While salary is important, it doesn’t always spell happiness. Here are a few things to consider while weighing the pros and cons of that position you have your eyes on.  ******************************************************************* Why are you 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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