Category Archives: Job Search

Want Timing to Work to Your Advantage During Your Job Hunt? Consider the Time of Year

  Virginia Franco — November 5, 2017     QuinceMedia / Pixabay Second only to the first few months of the new year, Fall is the 2nd best time to capitalize on a strong market — and a company in hiring mode. According to Career Sidekick blogger Biron Clark, hiring tends to occur in waves. … Continue reading Want Timing to Work to Your Advantage During Your Job Hunt? Consider the Time of Year

4 Reasons You Didn’t Hear Back After Applying for a Job

Jon Shields — September 27, 2017 Follow @thejonshields — September 27, 2017 StockSnap / Pixabay One of the most demoralizing aspects of the job search is clicking “submit” on an online application only to be faced with deafening silence. Some job seekers submit dozens of applications without hearing anything back, making it difficult for them … Continue reading 4 Reasons You Didn’t Hear Back After Applying for a Job

Been Years Since Your Last Job Search? Common Job Search “Truths” that Hold Water — And Those That Don’t

Virginia Franco — August 4, 2017 Follow @VAFrancoResumes — August 4, 2017 geralt / Pixabay While most people who come to me recognize they need assistance in writing a resume, I’ve discovered that beyond that job search misconceptions are prevalent — even among the most successful professionals — and particularly if it’s been awhile since … Continue reading Been Years Since Your Last Job Search? Common Job Search “Truths” that Hold Water — And Those That Don’t