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How to Make Your Own Luck at Networking Events

No matter how experienced you are professionally, networking events can be overwhelming. You’re thrown into a room with dozens and dozens of people you don’t know, and you have a limited of time to make an impression. While it’s tempting to stand in the corner and sip your drink nervously, here are some tips on […]

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How to Answer “Tell Us Something Unique About You”

There are a number of dreaded interview questions. “Tell us about your biggest weakness” is certainly one, as it can be tricky to find a way to turn a negative into a positive without seeming fake or like you’re bragging. Another one that often stumps job seekers is “Tell us something unique about you.” It […]

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How a Personal Website Enhances Your Job Search

Regardless of the field you’re in, a personal website significantly enhances your online presence, and can elevate your profile as you hunt for a new job opportunity. Whether you’re an artist, an engineer, a teacher, or something in between, establishing a presence online allows you to give potential employers a better look at who you […]

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Should You Apply to a Company That Has Rejected You?

Getting a “thanks, but no thanks” from a company you were hoping to work for is never an easy thing to receive. It can make some jobseekers bitter or indignant, which is understandable. However, there are many instances where you may not have been right for that specific opening, but may end up being a […]

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What Not to Post on Social Media During Your Job Search

The job search process is stressful, and many people feel pressure when it comes to how their social media presence appears during this time. Say the right thing and you may win some points in the eyes of a hiring manager. Perfect! On the other hand, one poorly worded tweet could quickly get your materials […]

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