8 Things to Do When a Recruiter Visits Your LinkedIn Profile

If you are active on LinkedIn, you are probably aware of the “Who viewed my profile” feature. Even though the feature has been part of LinkedIn for a very long time, many users are still at a loss when someone views their profile, especially if it was a recruiter. Is it acceptable to message that … Continue reading “8 Things to Do When a Recruiter Visits Your LinkedIn Profile”

What to Do When Your Job Doesn’t Fit Your Personality?

Perhaps you’re a recent college grad, a few months into a new career. Perhaps you’ve been plugging away at your company for a decade or more. But something isn’t right. You feel drained at the end of the day–more than normal post-work tiredness. You’re anxious. The start of the weekend, for you, means a slow … Continue reading “What to Do When Your Job Doesn’t Fit Your Personality?”

Building a Career with Future Life Changes in Mind

Just because you’re doing something well now doesn’t mean you’ll always be successful at your job or enjoy the work you do. There are a number of reasons you might decide to look for another job. Changing careers always carries a certain level of stress, but there are things you can do to make future … Continue reading “Building a Career with Future Life Changes in Mind”

10 Things You Should Know Before Your Job Interview

Are you in the process of landing a job, but are worried that you’re not ready for the interview phase especially if you just finished the college? Getting the interviews right is needed if you are to make an impact with a potential employer. Without good quality interview skills you might never land that dream … Continue reading “10 Things You Should Know Before Your Job Interview”

10 Habits That Will Make You More Productive and Have Nothing to Do with Work

“Productivity” and “work” are synonymous, because there’s absolutely nothing important going on outside of The Job. At least, that’s what the majority of these “How to Be More Productive!” lists would have you believe. The truth is, getting things done in real life is just as rewarding as in work life—if not more so (side … Continue reading “10 Habits That Will Make You More Productive and Have Nothing to Do with Work”

6 Ways to Find a Career Mentor—And What to Look For

Working with a career mentor is an important investment in your future. No matter your professional goals, a great mentor can provide feedback, advice and insight that only comes from experience. While the search for the ideal candidate may seem overwhelming, here are six ways to find the right mentor for you. 1. Consider Current … Continue reading “6 Ways to Find a Career Mentor—And What to Look For”

8 Ideas on How to Rest Well Before Your Interview

Tomorrow is the interview you have been waiting for. You have the perfect thing to wear, you’ve prepared for a myriad of interview questions, and you’ve brushed up on how to overcome any bad habits that might deter your interviewer from offering you the job of a lifetime. Still, there is one more thing of … Continue reading “8 Ideas on How to Rest Well Before Your Interview”

2 Sides of An Infographic Resume: Content vs. Appearance

There has been a new trend with job seekers and we are not yet sure if we like it or not. We know that a lot of information is distributed through visuals, because our brains are more inclined to believe an image, than written content. It is important to check out the company you are … Continue reading “2 Sides of An Infographic Resume: Content vs. Appearance”