Monthly Archives: July 2016

How volunteering can help land your next job

How volunteering can help land your next job

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Networking is for everyone. It’s for the person who is unemployed and looking for a new opportunity. It’s for the business owner who wants to grow their business. And it’s for the working professionals who just want to expand their network. There are a lot of different ways to network. Attending business events, alumni happy…

Don’t Stop Your Job Search During the Summertime

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5 Reasons why summer is a great time for look for a new job Ahhh summer. The time of year known for lazy days by the pool or at the beach, family vacations, festivals, and outdoor concerts. But did you know that the summer months are also a great time to focus on your job…

Legal vs. Illegal Interview Questions

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Interviewing applicants for an open position can be a difficult task. Many times interviewing responsibilities are given to whatever manager is in charge of the department the open position is in, regardless of whether or not they have any formal HR/Recruiting experience or training. If you’ve been given the task of interviewing candidates, you might…

Quick Tips for Freshening up a Resume

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Maybe it has been awhile since you looked for a job. Or maybe you’ve been applying to positions and have not heard back from any of the companies. Regardless of your situation, making a few tweaks to your resume can have a drastic change on the impression it makes. Remember, hiring managers and recruiters spend…

Reference Checks: Are they still used?

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Do you know what questions you should ask during your reference checks? So you’re at the point in the interview process where you have 1-2 strong candidates for your open position. The interviews are over and you are trying to decide who will be the best fit for your organization. You know that making the…