A Resume the Right Way

Source: DegreeQuery.com A Résumé the Right Way It’s easy in this Digital Age to think that a solid résumé isn’t important; after all, your new employer is just going to check you out on Facebook or LinkedIn, so who cares, right? Wrong. A résumé can make or break an employment opportunity because most times, it’s ...

What can you expect in a social media job interview?

What can you expect in a social media job interview?
  Article originally published on TalentEgg. Written by Lauren Marinigh. Social media is field with a lot to offer a recent grad or new professional! While you may already have extensive skills using different social media platforms in your personal life, don’t assume you can ace an interview just by showing up. Every organization has ...

8 best questions to ask during a job interview

8 best questions to ask during a job interview
Originally posted on Yahoo! Finance. Written by Aaron Guerrero. Faced with one pointed question after the next regarding your career, a job interview can quickly take on the feel of an interrogation. But employers aren’t the only ones who get to poke and pry during the sit-down. At some point, job candidates can make inquiries ...

How to feel confident in two minutes

How to feel confident in two minutes
  This little trick is brilliant… Have you ever done a power pose? In her 2012 TED Talk, social psychologist and Harvard associate professor Amy Cuddy explained that “power posing”—for example, standing like Wonder Woman—not only makes you appear confident, but actually changes your brain chemistry to make you more courageous. The New York Times ...

Top 10 Interview Hints

Top 10 Interview Hints
Interviews can be daunting, no matter what stage you are at in your career. Even experienced candidates can make mistakes once put in front of a potential employer. CV Screen has put together a list of their top 10 interview hints, which they believe will give you the best possible chance of securing that dream ...

Fraudulent student job postings on the rise

Fraudulent student job postings on the rise
Staff at Brock University are sounding the alarm on new job scams targeting students which could see them, among other things, being used as pawns in fraudulent activity. In one recent incident, a fraudster posing as an employer at a legitimate organization hired a student via email without any face-to-face interaction. On the student’s first ...

Dress for success: How to choose appropriate job interview clothes

Dress for success: How to choose appropriate job interview clothes
Do you know what the top factors that hurt you in a job interview are? According to a CareerBuilder survey of almost 3,000 hiring managers, piercings, bad breath, tattoos and disheveled clothes were the top factors that negatively affected their impressions of candidates. While you may be able to remove piercings, cover up tattoos, brush ...