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Category: Career

4 Signs You’re Heading for a Burnout at Work

  I’m burned out. Why? Currently, I work four jobs. I manage my resume business, write for an online publication, freelance occasionally, and run this blog. So yes, I’m burned out. But not in the way I’m talking about on today’s post. I’m burned out…

Interview Checklist: 10 Things You Must Do Before the Big Day

  Interviews can be stressful, even for seasoned career vets. This in-person meeting is often your only chance to strut your stuff and make a strong case for your hire. But in the midst of anticipating the hard questions, practicing show-stopper answers, and making up an excuse for…

6 Reasons the Best Candidate Doesn’t Get the Job

You were clearly the most qualified candidate. When it came to the job search, you did everything by the book—polished up that resume, researched the company beforehand, asked insightful questions during the interview, and followed up with the team within 24 hours. But still your phone remained silent and…

4 Things All Recent Grads Should Do Right Now!

There are few things that are more exciting than graduating college.  Well, except maybe Superbowl Sunday or free chicken mini days at Chick-fil-a…

How to Write an Awesome Cover Letter (Yes, You Still Need One!)

  “Click below to apply now, and tell us why you’d be a good fit for our company.” “NOOOOOOOOO!” you scream inwardly.  Or out loud if you’re at home. “Why are they making me write this when they probably won’t even read it? I already attached my…

What’s the Best Format for My Resume?

    Save file as: Word Doc, PDF, Plain Text – it’s all the same they said. It won’t matter how I save it, they said…

Tips That Will Boost Your Job Search This Year & Every Year

  This article is for anyone looking to crush it, kill it, and straight-up dominate their job search this year. I’m talking to those of you who are yearning for a new job and a change of scenery, but that light at the end of the tunnel is…