Job Search – 3 Job Interview Questions to Master

Do You Have Any Questions Usually this question is always reserved for last during an interview, and it’s hardly a fluffy, throw away question. It may just seem like the interview is over and they are asking this question as a courtesy. FORGET ABOUT IT!! This can be the make it or break it interview [...]

Job Search Strategies – Crafting Your 30 Second Introduction For the Interview

Your 30 second introduction will always be the way you answer the question “So, tell me about yourself”. But it is also very useful as an introduction when you meet people at professional organization or other meetings. People have a short attention span and innovations like MTV, which turned 25 in 2007, have served to [...]

Job Search Trends

As 2007’s crop of college graduates find work or decide to further their education, it leaves one question open for debate: How hard will it be to find a job this fall? According to industry experts and the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, the average American holds nine jobs between the ages of 18 and [...]

Cold Calling Tips For a Job Search

Anyone in the market for a job right now knows what the challenges are. Job hunters already know it takes more than a good set of skills and a well-written resume to compete for a position in 2008. Searching for the right job today includes uncovering all the resources available that may lead to great [...]

Expedite Your Job Search Through the Holidays

The days are ticking by, and you find your job search has been less than fruitful. Companies you contact have their budgets on hold until the new year, and you’re left feeling unsure of what your future holds. If you’ve experienced the mentioned scenario in your employment hunt, it’s time to take your job search [...]

$100K+ Executive Job Search – 7 New Secrets to Finding Your Next Executive Level Position in 90 Days

Doug Compton, a laid off 43-year-old operations executive, was frustrated. His efforts to find a new six-figure executive role had resulted in only two interviews in six months. And, although he’s growing his list of contacts, Doug’s networking hasn’t resulted in any real job leads, either.Doug always landed a job quickly but that was over [...]

Job Search – Busting The Holiday Job Search Myth – Something’s Still Happening

The holidays are here – might as well bag the job search until the New Year. WRONG!The holidays can be one of the best times to get a job search off to a good start, expand your search-related networks or, surprise, surprise – land a new job. And do it all while the majority of [...]

Successful Job Search: Momma Said There’d Be Days Like This-

You’re happily humming along, religiously seeking work on a daily basis, feeling positive and confident and enthusiastic. Then one day you wake up and can’t summon the energy to get out of bed. The sun may be shining but suddenly your world is gray and bleak. It seems that nothing you are doing is getting [...]

Conducting A Targeted Job Search

A well-defined career objective is essential to have in life as it helps you to select a good career pathway. Once you decide upon your career goals, you can identify a job type that corresponds to your goals as well as to your capacity and interest in a particular field of work.Many times, defining one’s [...]

Overcoming Job Search Road Blocks

Have you stalled out on the job search highway? Have the molehills on the road begun to look like Mount Everest? The truth is everyone stalls out from time to time; everyone takes a misstep once in awhile. The trick is to realize sooner rather than later that what you are doing isn’t working and [...]

Job Search Tips – 3 Ways To Get You Closer To "You’re Hired"

Don’t you just love on “The Apprentice” when Donald Trump closes it out with those two little priceless words, “you’re hired?” Well in your own search for that ultimate career, I’m pretty sure, those are the two words you’re wanting to hear.So on that note, one critical part of your job search is in doing [...]

Beating Job Search Burn Out!

Are you ready to get hired NOW? Is it finally time to put those job hunting blues behind you? Start with these seven ideas for reinvigorating your search. You CAN beat job search burn out!1. Diagnose the situation as if you were looking in from the outside. Are you effectively using the tools and resources [...]

Job Search Tips – What’s the Number 1 Impediment to Any Job Search?

ANSWER:The Job SeekerOuch. I know it’s exactly what job seekers don’t want to hear, right? Instead you want to believe that you are doing all the right things, that you have invested your time and resources wisely. Instead you want to hear that the reason you haven’t landed a position is because we are in [...]

Job Search Strategies – The Interview Starts Before it Starts

If you’re on their property – or on their block – you’re on stage. The interview begins with the impression you make on everyone you encounter from the moment you step out of your car – or get on the block where the company is located. People from the company are always in the vicinity [...]

Engineering Your Job Search

Before you enter into the job search you need to clarify exactly what it is you are looking for and make a clear plan of action. To succeed, there are some fundamental techniques you can use to set you on the right path.Think about what the employer is looking for in a potential employee and [...]