This post could be extremely short – because professionalism is critical to success. For many young professionals, there’s a sharp dichotomy between their personal and professional lives. While in the office, they’re on point with [...]
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There’s a ton of controversy regarding whether internships lead to job offers, or if they are merely unpaid labor. That question has no easy answers applicable to everyone in an internship program or considering undertaking [...]
Without any further ado, MyCareerHacker presents the 20 best motivational quotes of all time for job seekers: "Personality begins where comparison leaves off. Be unique. Be memorable. Be confident. Be proud.” - Shannon L. Alder [...]
The ladies of Litchfield Correctional may not have a ton of “career experience,” per se, but getting a job can be an emotional rollercoaster, and they know what that’s like. Maybe the old job just [...]
Would you wear a suit on the basketball court? Would you wear a tank top when meeting the President? No, of course not – that’s ridiculous. It’s just as ridiculous as sending the same résumé [...]
1. In your résumé, cover letter, or in an interview, brevity is key. Get your point across without being long-winded. 2. Sometimes, it’s going to feel like you’ve sent out a billion applications to a [...]
Your résumé is full of gimmicks, graphics, or glitz. Elle Woods lied to us in Legally Blonde: The only “something special” a pink scented résumé gives is a special hiring manager migraine. You included everything [...]
Whether you’re currently unemployed, underemployed, are planning on returning to the workforce after a long time away, or are simply unsatisfied in a current position, the necessity of being able to know how to get [...]
Should you be honest throughout your resume and cover letter? Absolutely! That said, those who most easily advance in the job hunt are masters of spinning the facts and adept at painting themselves in the [...]
Arrogance Isn’t Sexy, But Don’t Be A Dweeb Either: Avoiding Too Much Modesty in the Job Application Process
Growing up, most of us had many different types of friends. Remember the obnoxious one who thought they were the best at everything? How about the milquetoast who was so quiet and humble that you [...]