Your Resume is a Living and Breathing Document

Question for you: When do you typically update your resume? If you’re like most people, your answer was something along the lines of “Whenever I’m applying for a new job.” While you definitely want to fine-tune your resume before applying for a new position, it’s actually beneficial to update your resume on a continual basis… Read more

How Do You Prep For An Accounting or Finance Job?

The truth is, it’s not exactly easy to become an accountant. Not only is it a rather demanding and challenging position, but it’s also one in which your expectations are set pretty high. What is easy, though, is figuring out the path to take to find an accounting position. This is, to put it simply,… Read more

The Most Effective Ways To Form a New Resume

Whether you’re entering the workforce for the first time, are making a career change, or you’ve faced an extended period of unemployment, one of the first things you’ll need to do is focus on updating your resume. As your resume will essentially be deciding factor of whether an employer pushes your application to the next… Read more

What Is the Best Path to A Job You Really Want?

As kids, many of us grew up thinking that our dream job – and the life that comes with it – would just “happen” once we got older. Of course, as you probably know by now, this couldn’t be further from the truth. For one thing, finding our dream job in the first place is… Read more

How Do You Choose Between Two Great Job Offers?

It’s basically a dream come true: You’ve been looking for a new job for the past few months. You’ve been called in for a number of interviews. Finally, you hear back from two of your top choices, both telling you they’ve decided to move forward with your application. Of course, now the question is: Which… Read more

What’s The Jobs Outlook For the Engineering Sector?

If you’re looking for a short answer regarding the outlook for the engineering field, it would be: “Not too shabby.” While engineering jobs aren’t necessarily seen as the most recession-proof positions around, our technology-driven world all but ensures that those with engineering degrees of some kind will always be able to find employment at some… Read more

Why A Good Social Media Presence Is Needed During Your Job Search

There’s no denying that the internet has revolutionized the way in which we search for jobs. On that same token, it’s also changed the way in which employers seek out and vet potential employees, as well; there’s certainly no shortage of stories about how an off-the-cuff social media post or out-of-context picture ended up completely… Read more

Your Ultimate Career Goal Checklist

Figuring out what you want to do with your professional life – and what you want to get out of it – isn’t something to be taken lightly. And your career definitely isn’t something that will just “happen” with little to no planning or preparation on your end. But that doesn’t mean plotting out your career… Read more

What Kind of Research Should You Do When You Are Looking for A Good-Fit Job?

If you’ve ever quit or been fired from a job, you most likely ended up coming to the realization that the job in question just was not for you. And you probably weren’t a good fit for the job, either. There’s really nothing wrong with this. Not every job is suited for every person –… Read more

3 Ways to Get the Job That You Really Want

Everyone needs a job. That much we know. But so many of us end up working in a job that simply pays the bills – and not much else. While there’s nothing wrong with taking any job you can in order to scrape by, keeping said job for the long term just isn’t sustainable. If… Read more