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When you are new to a field, applying for jobs can seem impossible. Whether you find yourself seeking your first job after graduation or changing fields later in your career, applying for a position you want without relevant experience can be a challenge. However, there are many ways to convey your value to the employer, […]
To best sell yourself to any employer, a strong, relevant resume is key. When transitioning to a completely different industry, it can be difficult to figure out how to show the employer that your previous experience is valuable. Luckily, you have a few different options. Play Up Your Education: If you decided to go back to […]
Using LinkedIn is important for today’s job search. If you haven’t been back since you first created your profile or your LinkedIn profile has been collecting dust, follow these quick tips for a little “spring” cleaning. 1: Update Your Headline If your headline just has your job title, company, or something vague like “student” it’s […]
Prospective employers may spend as little as six seconds looking at your resume to make an assessment of your abilities and to match those abilities to their job opening. In those six seconds they do not read every word on the resume! Instead, employers look at the overall format—is it easy to read? Does this […]
Now that you’ve aced your interview, it’s time to send out a thank you letter. Whether it’s your first interview or you’re an interview veteran, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed about your letter options. Although the content of your letter is up to you, here are a few definite do’s and don’ts for writing a […]
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