Video Perfection: 5 Out of the Box Ideas to Stand Out in Your Video Resume

If you aren’t a stranger to Spark News, then you certainly aren’t a stranger to video resumes and how they can set you above the competition in a job search. If you are, however, let me enlighten you just a bit. Spark Hire is a new job search platform that integrates video into your search […]

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Using Every Job As A Stepping Stone

Spark News has been talking a lot about second jobs, dream jobs and of course just jobs in general. After all, this is the blog for Spark Hire and we have one of the most advanced and interactive job search boards out right now. Jobs are our focus and news of the job market excites […]

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What You Don’t Want to Say in an Interview

Job interviews are stressful. Whether you are extremely qualified or not, it is always a bit nerve wracking to go into one especially if you’re unprepared. It’s even worse if you slip up and say a number of things you’re not supposed to say during a job interview. It is always best practice to go […]

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Out of State Job Searches

Making the decision to pick up your life and move it somewhere else is a very large decision to make. Some people will never leave their hometown, save for vacations and other travel while others are nomadic in nature and need to constantly be on the move. One isn’t a better option than the other, […]

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The Importance of a Cover Letter

Cover letters are extremely important in this hiring climate. With more people simply churning out dozens of resumes to any available job, a cover letter can be what sets you apart from all the other candidates. Writing a cover letter can show that you’re serious about your inquiry and more importantly, it showcases your communication […]

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