Monthly Archive for May, 2020

: May, 2020

Should you turn down an offer during a health crisis job market?

Making good a choice when offered a job is a concern most candidates encounter and it’s a decision that takes thought.   During an uncertain job market, it can be tempting to accept offers for the sake of going back to work. When financial pressures loom, the immediate fix is often a paycheck and there are

Are you introverted? Here are ways to ace a job interview

Most introverted job candidates share mixed thoughts about being invited for an interview – some are excited while others are sensing dread in talking about themselves. Interviewing is part of a job search and if you want a good opportunity to grow your career, learning how to talk about yourself with confidence is the key.

Resilience is the new normal

With the unemployment numbers growing at a staggering rate, you might start wondering when it will end. Going through a catastrophic shift in the job market calls for a surge of strength and flexibility in searching for employment opportunities. Learning how to adapt to a new way of self-marketing, building working relationships through a digital

Can you be too aggressive with your job search?

Have you ever wondered why the job search process takes so long? The time it takes to apply and wait, can often feel like you are rolling some dice to see what happens next. So, when a job candidate expressed concerns about following-up and being too aggressive, it was understandable because he didn’t want to

Avoid these top four job search mistakes

Conducting a job search right now while the marketplace is still uncertain can make you second guess your efforts. Looking for employment in the best of times takes focus combined with knowing the types of activities to avoid and the ones to keep. Learning how to job search is an important skill that you’ll use