The Importance of a Good Reference

Between tweaking resumes down to the very last margin size, fervently practicing answers to interview questions, and modeling dozens of interview…


Spring Cleaning- Time to Clean Up That Resume!

Ah yes, it's that time of year again. The spring breeze carries tunes of songbirds back from their winter vacation. The shorts and flip flops are…


Forget the Easter Egg Hunt- It's Time for the Dream Job Hunt!

Think your "dream job" is as far-fetched as the Easter Bunny?  Think again!  Obtaining a gratifying career isn't some urban legend or fruitless…


Changing Your Career? How to Adjust Your Resume

If you are one of the tenacious few brave enough to follow your dreams and switch your career, then good for you!  It can be a tough decision to…


Snagging Your Dream Job: No Luck Needed!

In the St. Patty's Day spirit, maybe you are hoping the pot end the end of the rainbow had a shiny new job tucked in it.  Maybe you're collecting…


Making the Most of LinkedIn- Mistakes to Avoid

To a lot of people, LinkedIn is the mysterious, more mature social media platform, the "suited up" Facebook that you know you are supposed to use…


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…