11 Common Cover Letter Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

11 Common Cover Letter Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Writing a cover letter that captures hiring manager attention, is truly a science. Knowing what information to include as well as where and how is important. If you’re not feeling confident in your ability to wow hiring managers with your cover letter, you’ll want to check…

How to Know if You’re a Fit When Applying for Jobs

If you’re applying for jobs like crazy without landing any interviews, you’re likely not paying enough attention to the job description itself. Job descriptions are one of the most important resources you use when submitting your resume or prepping for an interview because they contain…

Dealing with Job Loss

Dealing with Job Loss: A Guide to the Holiday Job Search

Losing a job can be difficult to cope with any time of year but job loss around the holidays can prove even more complex due to a number of seasonal and personal factors. If you’re wondering how to move forward and when to jump back…

3 Linkedin Recruiter Groups Every Professional Should Join [Online Networking Checklist]

Strategic networking is critical to any job search and strategic networking with recruiters should be at the top of your list! Whether you love or hate working with recruiters, you can’t deny their power as gatekeepers for un-posted job openings. If you don’t believe me,…

Informational Interviews

Informational Interviews [The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide]

Informational interviews can be a great way to get a foot in the door at a company you’re targeting or in a field that inspires you. Many of our high-achieving clients use informational interviews as part of an accelerated networking strategy to generate interviews and…

Informational Interview Questions

50 Informational Interview Questions to Swear By

Smart job hunters know that strategic networking is the quickest way to land a job. Strategic networking helps uncover valuable company and industry information (great for interviews and future networking conversations). Networking also produces a chain of valuable contacts – all of which might potentially know…

Career Search

Your Roadmap to Rapid Job Promotion

So you made it over the job search hurdle and landed a new job – congrats! Before you start the celebration it’s important to take a moment to think about your career development goals and what’s next. This will help you stay on track once…

Career Search

How to Find Hope in a Hopeless Job Search

It’s no secret that a drawn-out job search can lead to feelings of hopelessness. Know that you’re not alone if this is where you currently find yourself. It’s a fact that the job search can be a downer due to any number of factors:  rejection,…

Strengths to Get Unstuck and Create Career Wins

Leveraging Your Strengths to Get Unstuck and Create Career Wins

Knowing your strengths and how to communicate them is extremely important in moving your career forward. You must be able to confidently speak to your unique value on paper and in person if you want to stand out from the competition. However, this happens to…

How to Find Your Perfect Career Fit

This Will Make or Break Your Next Job Application: How to Find Your Perfect Career Fit

Many of my clients who are starting the job search, come to me with the belief that having flexibility and interest to “do” a number of different types of jobs will make him/her more attractive to employers. Unfortunately, as the saying goes, “things are not…