Make Your Resume Standout The key to success in today’s competitive job market is knowing how to sell yourself. To effectively sell yourself you must differentiate yourself from other candidates. Differentiation is easy once you know what employers are looking for. Sell what employers are looking for Corporate objectives are universal. All companies want to… Read More Make Your Resume Standout
Looking for some inspiration for your job search? Sarah E. Needleman, a writer for The Wall Street Journal, not only offers some job search tips for today’s tough job market, but also provides four real-world examples of people who tried something different in their own job search and the successful results that followed. Five strategies… Read More Job Search Inspiration
ExecuNet released the results of its monthly recruiter survey. It seems the light at the end of the tunnel may be getting closer. Out of the 165 executive recruiters surveyed, “56% are confident or very confident the executive employment market will improve during the next six months…we are already seeing an uptick, as companies… Read More Recruiter Confidence is Up – finally…
Any job search can be tough, but this year’s economic downturn has made this the worst job market in decades. That being said, it’s not easy to remain optimistic and upbeat all the time. Here are some job search tactics to help you through the tough times. Set sensible goals. Goal setting is one of… Read More Frustrated With Your Job Search?
Worksource is sponsoring an online job fair next week. It’s centered in northeast Florida, but if you have online access you can participate from anywhere. This is the second online job fair they’ve sponsored, and the first was considered a success. With over 20 employers participating, if working in the northeast Florida region is… Read More Online Job Fair – October 12 through October 16
Lately I’ve written several posts on why and how to write a follow-up letter after a job interview. But I’m hearing from a lot of you that you’d like more strategies on how to follow-up on your resume once you’ve submitted it electronically. Liz Ryan, who writes for Business Week, was posed with the same… Read More Follow-up on Your Resume