Introverts & extroverts in the workplace: what you need to know

Introverts & extroverts in the workplace: what you need to know
  One of the simplest ways to explain someone’s personality is to describe them as an introvert or an extrovert. In addition to this, one of the simplest ways to think about these two personalities is introverts are shy and extroverts are outgoing. We all generalize like this—especially when it comes to starting your career! ...

How to find recruiters on LinkedIn: Infographic

How to find recruiters on LinkedIn: Infographic
Published on Undercover Recruiter by Laurence Hebberd

50 tips to get your resume read

50 tips to get your resume read
  By Wes Weiler, Published on New Grad Life So you’ve found a job posting for your dream position. Now what? The job search can be a frustrating process, but it’s also a time full of possibility and potential. Each new listing is a chance for an exciting new opportunity. But once you’ve found a ...

How to find recruiters in your niche

How to find recruiters in your niche
Building relationships with recruiters may expose you to career opportunities that you might not learn about otherwise. Most employers don’t advertise the positions they hire recruiters to help fill, which are typically a firm’s most senior and highest-paying. And search executives usually promote their services to employers, not job hunters. Identifying and connecting with recruiters ...

5 rules to keeping your cover letter simple and effective

5 rules to keeping your cover letter simple and effective
The trouble with cover letters is that they need to be concise and must never be longer than a one-pager. Employers are busy professionals who have 10-20 seconds to skim your cover letter – so it’s important to state your case clearly and to the point. How to cram lots of information into little space ...

Top 5 reasons recruiters aren’t clicking on your LinkedIn profile

Top 5 reasons recruiters aren't clicking on your LinkedIn profile
By Laurence Hebberd, Published in The Undercover Recruiter Laurence Hebberd is Community Manager for Link Humans in London. He also runs the Link Humans Twitter feed – @LinkHumans.    

The world’s best responses to “You don’t have much experience”

The world’s best responses to “You don’t have much experience
  Young professionals often feel youth gives them an edge in a job search. For a lot of recruiters, however, that baby-faced energy translates into “lack of experience”. Thus the age-old problem: “How do I get the necessary experience for a job, if I can’t land a job to get experience?” Despite this catch-22, how ...