How to Increase Your Success When Applying for Jobs

Applying for a job should be straightforward: see job ad, reply to job ad. From the employer’s point of view, it should also be a smooth process: review applications, decide if the candidates’ skills fit. However, in the past couple of weeks of reviewing applications, I’ve discovered that the process isn’t as effortless as expected.Continue reading “How to Increase Your Success When Applying for Jobs”

How to Empower Your Job Search with Facebook Groups

Facebook can be as powerful a tool for finding work as LinkedIn and Indeed, whether you’re searching for a job or looking for your next client. Facebook communities (or groups) are a source for job opportunities, career trends and advice, and professional support. Like searching for the ideal job, your search for the Facebook groupsContinue reading “How to Empower Your Job Search with Facebook Groups”

Are Resumes Still Relevant in Today’s Job Market?

(11 Tips for Resume Writing) It is crushing when we put in a great deal of time and effort in our resume, but we don’t get an interview or any acknowledgment it reached the intended recipient. We craft the resume, hoping that the potential employer will see the skills and value we will bring toContinue reading “Are Resumes Still Relevant in Today’s Job Market?”