One of the things I was most surprised by when I got into the jobs business over a decade ago was the prevalence and practice of age discrimination in hiring right here in the USA. Oh, sure... we're not like some overseas markets where job ads explicitly demand youth, or a particular gender, or beauty(!), in the applicant, but there it is...
Avoid these missteps to be sure you are using your alumni network effectively in your job search.
Attention to detail and small tweaks can get you back on track.
Last week I told you about the importance of getting your resume professionally written. This week I want to talk to you about Job Search 102.
Adding structure to your job search can be a key component to helping you succeed.
3 ways to highlight your unique value proposition.
This week, I'd like to tell you what you can do about the things that are within your control on the job search — your resume, your interview and your process. And next week, I'll cover those that are out of your control and how to handle them.
Focusing on the whole package can help make you the perfect candidate.
Turning a second-tier contact into an opportunity in the job search.
Rather than allowing your holiday schedule to get in the way of your search, double down and make an extra effort to be proactive this December.
Nervousness before a job interview is the same for a million-dollar job as it is for the entry-level gig. Here are ten things you can do to chill out and relax a little before, during and after the interview…