Whether you own your own business or you’re employed by one, we all need to know a little bit about marketing to get ahead. Digital marketing is essential in today’s world and will be a requirement for anyone pursuing a career in marketing. Even if you’re not in the marketing department, you’ll eventually be marketing […]
You’ve submitted your cover letter and resume and received an invitation to interview for that job you really want. Next, you need to nail the job interview to get the job offer. Here are some job interviewing tips that will help you succeed.
Your cover letter is your chance to showcase how your skills and achievements make you the best applicant for a job. Keep in mind the goal of your cover letter (packaged with your resume) is to get an interview with the hiring manager. Your cover letter will compete with many other applicants and each letter […]
You may be very happy in your current job, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t keep your resume updated. Especially considering job security is now considered an oxymoron. Most of us don’t enjoy spending time working on our resumes, but here are several reasons why we should. Presenting yourself as an expert To establish your personal […]
Studies show the average person will change careers several times in his or her lifetime. There are several reasons people change careers from job loss to the lure of a new challenge. If you’re thinking about a career change, here are 10 steps for making a successful transition. Determine what you like and don’t like […]
Many people see this moment of clarity as stressful or even depressing, but in truth it’s the opposite… provided that you’re looking at things from the right angle. All Work and No Play Makes Jack a Dull Boy An old saying tells us that “if you truly love what you do, you’ll never work a day in […]
It’s time to think about your New Year’s resolutions. Here are some recommended career resolutions you might want to consider as you decide what improvements you want to make in 2017. Develop a networking habit Networking can be key to your success in your current job or in discovering new career opportunities. Start early. Reach out […]