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  • How to Use a Personal Website in Your Job Search

    If you’re job hunting these days, you might need more than a paper resume. Graphic designers and other creative types have been using personal web...
  • What Movie Trailers Can Teach You About Writing Your Resume

    Movie trailers and job resumes have both taken on more importance these days. In the film industry, a 2-minute trailer can make the difference bet...
  • The Modern Rules for Job Hunting When You’re Self-Employed

    As the nature of work changes, more adults rely on self-employment to advance their career or just pay the rent. If you’re one of them, you may f...
  • What to Do When An Interviewer Asks You to Describe Yourself

      “Tell me about yourself,” is often the first question you hear at a job interview.   The hiring manager may be stalling because they haven’t had...
  • Drive Your Resume to the Top of the Pile Using the CCAR Model

      There is still stiff competition for many job openings, so you need a way to make your resume stand out in a crowded field of candidates. The CC...
  • 7 Success Tips for Changing Careers

        Weather forecasters can’t reliably predict the weather three days from now. How is a 22-year old supposed to pick the right career for the nex...
  • A Job Hunter's Guide to Dealing with a Slow Interview Process

    The line at the DMV moves faster than the hiring process at some companies. First, you fill out questionnaires and take personality tests. Then, y...
  • The Surprising Truth about Quitting Your Job After the Pandemic

    If you’re thinking about handing in your resignation, you may have more company than you expected. Some experts believe that the majority of the w...
  • How to Use Online Courses in Your Job Search

    As online courses gain credibility, these credentials are becoming a valuable tool in your job search. Their popularity is already obvious. In less...
  • Affirmation Reflections: I find ways to get back on track.

    Affirmation: I find ways to get back on track.   Distractions are a part of life, but I always find ways to get back on track. It is important to m...
  • How to Develop Management Experience Even if You’re Not a Manager

    How can you get a management position when you lack management experience? While you may not be able to list the title of manager on your resume, t...
  • How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Recruiters

    Almost 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to search for candidates, but most job seekers are overlooking this valuable opportunity.   If you’re like m...