Know Thyself –  Successful Job Hunting

Know Thyself – Successful Job Hunting

You cannot begin to job hunt successfully without getting to know yourself a little better. You will have a greater chance of finding the right job if you know what you like and dislike, what you’re good at and what you’re not so good at, and the kinds of...
How to Write a Powerful Resume

How to Write a Powerful Resume

Why do I need a resume? A powerful resume does two things: 1.Tells prospective employers what you can do for them. 2.Proves you can do it better than anyone else. A powerful resume will bring results. The phone will ring. Interviews will be set. Opportunities will be...
Writing a Cover Letter

Writing a Cover Letter

Although you are no doubt proud of your excellent resume, it is not the only ingredient necessary for securing an interview with a prospective employer. One very important tool is known as a cover letter. Often a cover letter can make more of an impression than the...
Do’s & Don’ts of Job Interviewing

Do’s & Don’ts of Job Interviewing

During the Job Interview: The word has a way of making your palms sweat and your knees knock. But before you start to frantically prepare for your first meeting with a potential employer, pause for a moment and take a breath. Now, give yourself a pat on the back for...
Top Job Interviewing Tips to Follow

Top Job Interviewing Tips to Follow

The telephone interviewThis is your ticket to an in-person interview. Sound alert and interested. Keep background noise and other distractions to a minimum. Have your resume handy to refer to. When you make an appointment, be sure to write down the correct name, date,...
Top 15 Interview Questions

Top 15 Interview Questions

The following are 15 typical job interview questions. Think about how you would respond should an interviewer ask you one or more of these. Write down your answers or type them out and print so you are better prepared in an interview. Better yet, have a family member,...