Summer is notorious for blockbuster movies and lackluster for those looking for a job as most employers scale back recruiting in the summer. Thankfully, hiring activity begins to pick up after Labor Day as people are back in the office and everyone settles into a typical work routine. Before you dust off your resume and […]
Finding a new job is no easy task. Technology is serving as a primary enabler in the process. Leading the way in securing a new position is the use of social media and now smart phones.
Jumpstart your job search. 5 tips to get you started this fall.
Interviewing can be confidence boosting or nerve-racking (usually more of the latter). While most interviewees are focusing on themselves, they are usually oblivious to three factors within an organization that can have dramatic impact on their interviewing and subsequent hiring experience - people, process and politics.
Most people interview against a job description. That makes sense, right. However, today’s job descriptions are longer than most people’s resume and read more like a wish list. I wonder if there is a slightly different approach. Maybe you should interview for the job you want.
What could be more devastating than starting a new job and realizing within a few short weeks that it isn’t what you thought (this has happened to me on a couple of occasions). The typical source of unhappiness – the culture. It’s not at all what you expected. All too often, you place focus on getting […]