September 16, 2011
The IT graduate jobs market at the moment is harder to break in to than it has ever been – although this is true of most graduate job markets. As a result we’re busting some of the myths ..
June 07, 2011
Unfortunately, job hunting for recent college graduates can feel tough. Fortunately, here is immediately useful job hunting advice or tips to help the job seeker get a job. 1. Volunteer Problem: Job ..
May 17, 2011
Job hunting can be a daunting process – especially if it’s taking a long time. But don’t let the self doubts creep in - overcome “the fear”. Fear 1: Being overly cheeky .
October 24, 2010
Finding a job is one thing that is on many Americans’ minds these days. With the economy the way it is, perfecting your job search and interviewing skills can be crucial. There are many ways to .
May 12, 2009
It's a difficult time to be unemployed. The economic recession has caused many businesses in cities across the UK - even some of the most formidable - to downsize, drop staff and even liquidate and ..
May 01, 2009
Searching for a job during the credit crunch isn’t easy. Many companies have been making cuts wherever they can, cutting down on company positions and making employees redundant. Those who have .
January 15, 2009
I have to say that I have been feeling badly lately for the poor cover letter. Actually, I have been feeling badly lately for the poor job seeker who tends to neglect the cover letter, passing it off .
January 14, 2009
This article represents my third installment of a three-part series on professional resume-writing services. The first part dealt with the “good" aspects of the industry and the myriad ways ..
October 03, 2008
There are 7 key steps which can be used to help you in negotiating an appropriate starting salary at a new job. If you keep these tips in mind while discussing salary with your new employer, it will .
August 06, 2008
Key skills lists are a vital part of any CV. But in spite of this many people applying for jobs are unaware even of what they are, never mind how vital. So let us first examine what we mean by a Key .
August 06, 2008
We can't help but deal with present-day realities like recession, job lay-offs, and the increasing number of baby boomers about to face retirement. All of these have caused fierce competition for ..
July 31, 2008
In a competitive world every employee seeks to increase his/her job success skills and thereby increase their promotional prospects. These seven success secrets will help you. Be early or arrive 10 ..
July 22, 2008
Congratulations, you made the short list and were invited in for an interview, but you're not done yet. In your euphoria on beating out hundreds of other candidates in getting to the interview stage, .
July 15, 2008
A resume provides a criminal everything they need to steal your identity. The thought of having your legal name, address, phone number and locations of current and previous employment makes an online .
July 15, 2008
Ronald Reagan once quipped: “A recession is when your friend loses their job. A depression is when you lose yours. " We're either dipping or narrowly skirting a recession, and getting good job ..
July 06, 2008
I have screened hundreds of job candidates for various positions over the years, and one thing I've learned is that basic communication skills are becoming extinct. This is especially true among the ..
July 05, 2008
If your future had no limitations what type of job would you love to do? What is your Passion? How would you go about getting that kind of work? Who do you need to speak to? Start with these ..
July 02, 2008
This is likely to happen to happen to all of us at one time or another, despite our best efforts. We all see ourselves as giving our best at work at least most of the time, however promotions, perks, .
June 29, 2008
In recent months, the job market has become increasingly competitive. But even as the economy slows, and there are increasing numbers of job seekers in the job market, there are many professionals ..
June 26, 2008
You may be entering the market looking for your very first job. You could be an experienced professional reaching the point where you know it's time say good-bye to your current employer. Are you the .
June 26, 2008
In a globally competitive marketplace, it is increasingly important that job hunting teens develop good career and job search habits early. Teens seeking work or volunteer experiences to learn new ..
June 17, 2008
Would you like a simple way to impress others with who you are and what you can do? Thats exactly what you get when you create and use a Career Portfolio, it's a scrapbook that you have compiled that .
May 22, 2008
This final article for job hunters talks briefly about the rewards and running your job hunting as a project. Different professions in different lands will have different methods of rewarding their ..
April 21, 2008
I am a great fan of hypnosis; I first learned/took classes in hypnosis for the yearly continuing educational component for a clinical therapist position I was holding. I used it with some clients, I .
April 20, 2008
Many of the job seekers I have counseled over the years were able to find a job once they got the hang of promoting themselves in a confident yet realistic manner. One of the problems many job ..