Tips to Network Effectively

By |December 7th, 2015|

‘Tips for networking effectively,’ is synonymous with, ‘how to build and maintain positive relationships effectively.’ When you begin networking, start small. Begin talking with your family and friends. Tell them what type of job you are seeking and see if they can connect you with anyone in your pursued industry. If you don’t talk about […]

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What is Networking?

By |November 30th, 2015|

How much do qualifications really matter? Pretend you are an employer for a moment: you’ve just interviewed two people; one is fully qualified but a little bland in the personality department, the other could use some skills enhancement, but is gregarious, vibrant, and funny! Essentially, the second interviewee encompasses the qualities you admire and would […]

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Asking for Feedback on Your Application and Interview

By |November 23rd, 2015|

Rejection is never easy. What’s even more challenging than accepting rejection is asking for someone’s evaluation of you after your confidence has taken a hit. Eek! Asking for feedback, however, can be a positive, eye-opening learning experience. When you are told you were not the successful candidate for a job you really wanted, don’t simply […]

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Questions to Ask at the End of the Interview

By |November 2nd, 2015|

At the end of an interview, have you ever been asked, “Do you have any questions for me?” only to stare blankly at the interviewer and then finally say, “Um, nope!” It’s ok. We have all been there at some time or another. Did you get the job? If you did, way to get lucky! […]

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Dressing Appropriately for Your Interview

By |October 26th, 2015|

“I have nothing to wear!” We have all lamented this at some point or another, right? Don’t let this be you the morning of your interview. When you begin job searching, begin shopping in the stores or in your closet for an appropriate outfit. Ah yes (head scratch), but what does an appropriate outfit look […]

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