Remember that job listing sites for executive level positions can be a waste of time, and search by using the main job boards on your search network that offer entry- and mid-level listings. Also search niche listings in matching career fields. ESTABLISH A PLAN OF ATTACK AND FOLLOW IT Look for work every day; this […]

You’re poking around while job searching and there it is: the dream position. But, before you can get too excited, you see the requirements. At first glance, based on your degree or work experience, this role looks out of reach. Before you give up, though, know that’s not always the end of the story. A student from […]

Are you ready for one of the best-kept secrets of the job search process? Unless the person doing the hiring has previously worked in the exact role he’s trying to fill, a fair amount of the job description is guesswork. Think about it: Hiring managers have to write a description that will simultaneously entice people […]

With all the buzz about uncertain future workplaces and loss of jobs to automation, it’s no wonder that students today feel the pressure to choose degree programmes that will make them employable. While it’s tough to predict the future with the disruption of new technologies, there are certain skills that have been touted as essential […]

Students and working professionals have to reinvent themselves at every stage of their student lives and careers. Especially in the context of the ongoing recession where hiring is slow and the competition for jobs is intense, all of us have to continually keep upgrading our skills and becoming more competitive. The simple rules for businesses […]