While I'll encourage you to make the most of August, get the jump on the other guy in December, and use the summer slowdown to your advantage, there are times when even fervent job geeks like me will advise you to take a load off and skip the job hunt.
It might seem like a good idea, but think twice before you work a name into the conversation.
Best practices to help you make the most of these valuable opportunities to connect.
Over is the new up in many jobs and industries. Learn how to use lateral moves and other off-the-ladder opportunities for career catapults and avoid getting derailed.
Avoid these missteps to be sure you are using your alumni network effectively in your job search.
Combine new-age research with old-fashioned correspondence to increase your chances for success in the job search.
Attention to detail and small tweaks can get you back on track.
How to ask for — and get — kudos that will catch the attention of recruiters and hiring managers.
Looking at things from the employer's point of view can give you an edge when looking for employment.
Use these tips to show the world — especially potential employers — your commitment to professional success.
Make the most of any opportunity by using these tips and tricks to be sure your resume goes to the top of the list.