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“Don’t focus on having a great blog. Focus on producing a blog that’s great for your readers.” Brian Clark A blog is a great way to drive more traffic to your website, turning visitors into customers and clients. Running one is not easy. You can spend days on a beautifully written post. If your target Read more about Visit These Top Sites Today to Learn How You Can Drive Traffic to Your Blog[…]
Going on a job interview soon? Here’s an overview on how you can prepare. For more in depth details, read Your Guide on What to Eat Before an Interview and A Guide on Preparing for an Interview.
For those starting school or who’ve already started their semester. For those expanding their knowledge by reading a book or taking a couple of free classes at the library. If you’re teaching yourself by watching informative videos or reading articles, these quotes are to remind you why you’re doing it.
Welcome to the weekly roundup of news, tips and inspiration for job seekers. 16 Tips for Building an Online Personal Brand for Growing Your Career “a personal brand not only tells your story, it sets the stage for growth and will advance you towards your future career success. A personal brand goes beyond the basic resume Read more about Inspiration and Job Search Tips 9/1/17: Working Moms, Game of Thrones, Handling Job Rejection[…]
I often see people struggling to accept a job that pays the bills because they want to pursue their passion. Artists go through this. The reality is art doesn’t pay the bills. At least not right away. As a writer, I often encounter people who think our life is like Stephen King or J.K. Rowling. They Read more about The Great Debate: Passion vs. Paycheck[…]
Keyboard shortcuts are magic. Some programs have so many options. It can take forever just to find one function. Using keyboard shortcuts saves so much time. Interested in working as an Administrative Assistant? Are you a student expecting to write a couple of papers this semester? Here are some MS Word keyboard shortcuts that’ll help Read more about Microsoft Word Shortcuts: So You Can Work Faster [Infographic][…]
I actually woke up early today. The solar eclipse is good motivation. It’s been a while since I’ve seen 6 am. I remember why I don’t like it. Unfortunately, it took me a hour get my brain to focus on anything besides my bed. Twitter didn’t help. I spent another hour enjoying #SolarEclipse2017. Now to work. Read more about Diary of a Job Seeker: Week 3- Interview Horror & New Motivation[…]
Welcome to the weekly roundup of news, tips and inspiration for job seekers. Phone Job Interview Etiquette: Everything You Need to Know “Smiling may seem pointless when on the phone, but smiling during a phone interview can change the sound of your voice.” Recruiters Share the Best Interview Answer They’ve Ever Heard “We asked a handful of recruiters what the Read more about Job Search News and Tips 8/18/17: Google for Job Seekers and Interview Tips[…]
An interview is always nerve-racking. To relax, I don’t do any prep beforehand. I finished all my “homework” the night before. I got this approach from the times I took exams or had to do presentations for college. Most people will spend those 5-10 minutes before class reading over their notes. I tried not to Read more about 5 Ways to Relax Before an Interview[…]
Welcome to the weekly roundup of news, tips and inspiration for job seekers. Top 5 Back to School Stressors and How to Bust Them “While the start of a new school year comes with excitement for kids, it also comes with stress. It’s common for kids to feel overwhelmed this time of year especially as they navigate the Read more about Job Search News and Tips 8/11/17: Back to School, Career Advice, Interview Tips[…]