Catering Your Cover Letter to Your Audience

A cover letter is a great tool for a job seeker looking to stand out and get noticed by a potential employer. Here’s why: A cover letter offers not only more information than a resume, it paints a clearer image of who you are, what you are looking for and what you have to offer Learn More

Do You Need a Promotion – or a New Job?

Nothing quite symbolizes career advancement like getting a promotion. It’s a great way to feel like you are making progress and that your career isn’t dormant. But if you haven’t been offered a promotion in a while, or if you feel like you have been overlooked for a promotion, you might be feeling like something Learn More

How to Prepare for My First Interview with a Recruiter

Partnering with a staffing firm to aid you with your job search is an excellent idea.  Recruiters are well-connected and have access to a several companies in various industries. But how should you prepare for your first interview with a recruiter? The answer to that is simple: prepare as you would for any other job Learn More

Creating a Powerful Personal Brand: Use Social Media to Your Advantage

According to a recent survey by Career Builder, around 50 percent of employers now routinely use social media to screen job candidates. As impressive (and possibly intimidating) as that statistic is, keep in mind -- it’s growing fast. That means that even if you wanted to ignore social media when it comes to your job Learn More