Facebook Jobs – What Do You Need to Know for Your Job Search

You’ve probably heard that you should be using social media to help you in your job search. But how do you find jobs on these fast moving platforms? When it comes to Facebook, there are a few paths you can take to find local companies currently hiring. On the popular social media site, you can… Read more »

Your Next Job Can Be Found on Social Media… 3 Tips to Find It

You’ve heard that you need to be on social media to see and be seen by the top companies on your employment wish list, but what does that mean? Can you really find a job on social media? The answer is yes, and while you have to do some work, the overall concept is surprisingly… Read more »

Want the Job? Make Yourself Accessible

Hiring managers have a very difficult job. They post an open position and hundreds of candidates may answer. Going through those resumes, the hiring manager needs to narrow down the field to a manageable number to call and discuss the job. Only a few of those will be invited for a face-to-face interview. Because of… Read more »

Learn When To Talk About Salary

There is so much to worry about when it comes to making the right first impression in an interview. Sometimes the biggest mistake job seekers make is bringing up money too soon in the process. Salary is always a touchy subject so when do you know the best time to bring it up? Let’s take… Read more »

4 Apps All Job Seekers MUST Use

Today’s hyper-connected digital world really makes communication quick and easy. Mobile phones and the apps they provide are not a passing fad in the marketplace, they really are revolutionary technology that will change the way we engage with others and the world around us. Even the job search is being affected by social media and… Read more »

4 Ways to Increase Your Resume Visibility

If you ask five different recruiters what they like to see in a resume, you are likely to get ten different answers. Resumes are highly subjective when it comes to formatting and overall feel. However, there are some things most recruiters agree are important to include. The purpose of the resume is to engage the… Read more »

3 Ways to Follow-up a Job Interview

Congratulations! Submitting your resume led to a phone call and an interview. Once the interview is complete it is up to the hiring manager to simply make a decision and contact you, right? Wrong. After the interview the ball is still in your court for just a few more moments. Use this time wisely to… Read more »

3 Tips for Following Up Your Interview in Texas

Sending your resume to faceless postings through major online job boards or social media can seem like dropping it into a never ending black hole. Even though you know that your skills are a perfect match for the company, you researched their business, and customized your resume, you never know what happens to it after… Read more »

Tips to Improve Your Reputation Online

A lot of job seeker advice published today talks about developing your personal brand. Is this just a trendy buzzword for the 21st century job search? Think about it in terms of corporate branding. When you’re on Facebook and you see a recommendation from a friend you are more likely to consider that company for… Read more »

The Art of the Status Update: LinkedIn Job Search Tips

In 2012, 38% of job seekers used LinkedIn to help them find a job. The network continues to be one of the fastest growing sites on the web and pages show up on search engine queries frequently. If you’re not using LinkedIn to its full potential it is time to start learning how to optimize… Read more »