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 ...

Five steps to a summer job

Five steps to a summer job
Summer is just around the corner, and if you’re a student, that means one thing: you need to find a job to help bolster your increasingly empty wallet. Never fear: With a bit of intelligence, charm and these five tips, you are sure to have a job lined up for you very soon! (You can ...

TalentEgg launches platform to help students, grads showcase skills

TalentEgg launches platform to help students, grads showcase skills
 We are happy to share that our friends over at TalentEgg.ca have launched an exciting new platform – TalentEgg Challenges – for students and recent grads who are looking to bolster their skills and qualifications for job positions. TalentEgg Challenges works with a variety of brands, organizations and employers to set up Challenges for students ...

Is Santa The Model Employee? I Say Yes

Is Santa The Model Employee? I Say Yes
  Written by Leah Ruehlicke, Published on TalentEgg.ca If you’re planning on spending some of your holiday downtime on your job search, use the big man himself as someone to model your employable self after. Not only has he been extremely successful in his career, but he consistently demonstrates a solid work ethic and embodies ...

That’s interesting! Now remove it from your resume

That’s interesting! Now remove it from your resume
Posted on YouTern on November 25, 2013 by Louise Fletcher     As a resume writer, I often run into the challenge where a client has a very diverse background, one that has taken a career detour or two. And every now and then, I work with a client who truly believes that all those experiences ...

How to Get a Graduate Job with No Experience

How to Get a Graduate Job with No Experience
  Written by Brendan Baker, Originally published on The Undercover Recruiter The age-old saying goes “you can’t get a job without experience… and you can’t get experience without a job”, and as a fresh graduate out of university this is one of the toughest barriers to face when trying to launch a career. There is ...

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 ...