Why Isn't Your Resume Getting a Response?

So you combed through your resume too many times to count, dotting all your t's and crossing your i's.  You've sent out the finished product and…


The Era of Virtual Interviews

You can shop for groceries on a computer.  You can chat with your mom three states away on a computer.  You can attend school on a computer.  So why…


Explaining Gaps in Your Resume

So you took a break.  Pursued your dream of backpacking across Europe.  Raised a baby.  Got laid off.  Moved to a new state.  Took some "you" time.…


How to Know if Your Interview Went Well

Phew.  The hard part is over. As you walk away from your interview, you feel an overwhelming sense of calm.  You feel confident in how it went, and…


"Was it Something I Said?" Phrases to Leave OFF Your Resume

In the world of resumes, every little word counts.  You have just one page (perhaps more, but only if you really have the accomplishments to fill…


Attention Job Seekers! How Can Temporary Employment Benefit YOU?

Do you feel like your job search is falling flat?  Are there no companies with hours that match your schedule of availability?  Do you THINK that a…


Asking for Your Job Back

Even usually content employees can occasionally get those "the grass is always greener" pangs; you know, where you have a bad day and you think if…


Coveted Job Skills for the New Year

As we march forward into the New Year, job seekers might need to "up the ante" when they prepare to sell themselves to potential employers.  If you…


7 Habits of Highly Productive People

So you've gotten a week of work into the fresh new year under your belt.  You've got all your resolutions and goals in place, with ample sticky…


New Year, New Professional Goals!

With the start of a new year comes new aspirations and new goals.  You WILL lose those last 5 pounds.  You WILL kick that smoking habit.  This year's…