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NOTE FROM YOUR CAREER ADVISOR-FIVE MOST DESIRABLE JOB SKILLS

Icon Written by Cheryl on July 30, 2014 – 11:23 pm

Throughout your job search you want to enhance your skills. Employers prefer to hire individuals who have committed to a lifetime of learning. Five of the most desirable skills include the following: Effective written and verbal communication - The documentation and correspondence you utilize throughout your job search, is often a potential employers first impression of [...]



FREE UPCOMING JOB SEEKER WEBINARS… NOT TO BE MISSED!

Icon Written by Cheryl on July 30, 2014 – 11:20 pm

Answer the question “Tell Me About Yourself” like a pro! August 5th @ 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST)  Most interviewers start interviews with the question “Tell me about yourself?” The answer to this question is often included in a hiring authority’s first impression and can often lead to you being either [...]



RESUME TIP FOR THE WEEK

Icon Written by Cheryl on May 20, 2014 – 7:58 pm

When including experience on your resume, don’t limit yourself to just paid positions. Volunteering can provide marketable skills that may prove valuable in your job search. Highlight the strengths you have gained and meaningful contributions that you have made, especially as they relate to the positions you are seeking. Volunteering also demonstrates your commitment to [...]



FREE JOB SEEKER TRAINING WEBINARS

Icon Written by Cheryl on May 20, 2014 – 7:56 pm

ReTHINK! Interview Strategies That Produce the Best Results May 21st @ 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST) I hear the excitement when people say, “I have an interview!” Everything it takes to get to this important point in the job search, all of the work and effort of finding your target, planning, [...]



MUST READ

Icon Written by Cheryl on May 20, 2014 – 7:52 pm

Social Media can help you find a job and connect with people who can assist you. However, the use of social networks can work both ways. When used wrong they can backfire and jeopardize a job offer or even your current job. It’s important to consider the do’s as well as the don’ts if you [...]



IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Icon Written by Cheryl on May 20, 2014 – 7:52 pm

Have you considered taking a seasonal job for the summer? There are many jobs you may never thought of considering, that become available in the summer months. These seasonal jobs are often not the most lucrative, but there are many benefits to accepting seasonal employment including: Current experience on your resume Source of income Ability [...]



RESUME SPRING CLEANING- FREE JOB SEEKER WEBINAR

Icon Written by Cheryl on April 5, 2014 – 4:52 pm

Resume Spring Cleaning April 8th @ 11:00 am EST (8:00 am PST, 9:00 am MST, 10:00 am CST) How to make sure your update adheres to current recruiting standards whether you are an entry-level candidate, C-level candidate or mid-level worker. Understand what recruiters are looking for and how to beat the electronic scanners that sort resumes in the [...]



FREE UPCOMING JOB SEEKER TRAINING WEBINARS

Icon Written by Cheryl on March 27, 2014 – 4:54 am

ReTHINK! The Brand Called YOU: Your Personal Branding Session April 3rd @ 12:00 pm EST (9:00 am PST, 10:00 am MST, 11:00 am CST) What if you were what every company wanted? What if you were the perfect brand? It’s crucial when you interview for job to be able to distinguish yourself from every other candidate. Your part [...]



NOTE FROM YOUR CAREER ADVISOR

Icon Written by Cheryl on March 27, 2014 – 4:52 am

Spring is in the air! In less than two months, the job market will be flooded with recent college graduates. You may be the college student yourself or maybe you have gone back to school to enhance your credentials. If not, you may be facing additional competition in your job search. Take time in the [...]



Upcoming Free Job Webinar

Icon Written by Cheryl on March 12, 2014 – 12:44 am

Directly Market yourself to Employers  Friday, March 21st @ 2:00 pm EST (11:00 am PST, 12:00 pm MST,1:00 pm CST)  Learn how to effectively marketing yourself directly to prospective employers. Topics covered will include: How to identify the correct person to target Steps to approach this target – both written and verbal Appropriate follow up process Why [...]