What Can You Do to Get Your Resume Past the Scanning Software?

You may already be familiar with artificial intelligence when it comes to the smart speakers, like Alexa, in your home. Did you know that companies have been using AI for years to track applicants through resume scanning software? Your resume is scanned to determine if you’re a fit for their open position. So how do… Read more »

Job Interview Blues? 3 Ways to Be Excited for the Next One!

Interviewing can be hard, especially if you’ve been on the job market for a while. You feel like you have to just get through it and hope for the best. But interviewing is your chance to shine with a potential employer, and they can tell when you have the blues. Your attitude can make all… Read more »

Job Seekers Are Scared – Here’s How to Make Them Comfortable

As a hiring manager, you certainly feel the stress around the process of bringing on a new employee for your open position. But, you also have you put yourself in the candidates’ shoes? Job seekers are scared, and that’s natural. So how can you make them more comfortable? Before you bring in your next set… Read more »

Are You “Overqualified?” Turn that into an Advantage

Has anyone ever told you you’re overqualified? When you hear a recruiter or hiring manager say these words, it can strike fear into your heart. What can you do about it? When it feels like companies are looking right through you like you don’t exist, it can be frustrating. They’re concerned that you’ll get bored… Read more »

Top 3 Questions You Should Ask Before Getting The Job

You’ve made it to the interview. This is exciting. You want this job, so you need to impress the hiring manager with your skills and background as well as your personality to prove that you’re a good fit for their office environment. But interviewing is a two-way conversation, so it shouldn’t be entirely focused on… Read more »

Want a New Job? No Time to Find One? These Hacks Will Help!

Whether you’re currently working a job you don’t love or you’re unemployed looking for your next opportunity, there are some job-hunting hacks that can help you find your next position. Before you spend hours digging through job boards to find just the right opportunity, there are some simple things you can do to save time… Read more »

Looking for a Company that Makes a Difference? Show How You Can Help Their Culture

If you’re here, it means you want to find a job with a socially responsible company that cares about you, the community, and the planet. It’s becoming far more common today, led largely by the millennials, that companies are focused on making a difference as a key part of their mission, regardless of their core… Read more »

Our Top Tips for Job Seekers from 2018

Every year, we create and curate the best content for our readers. We want every job seeker in the Dallas area to be prepared and comfortable with their search. Before we kick off the content for 2019 officially, we thought we would take a look back at the top tips for job seekers from last… Read more »

Leave Them with a “WOW” – Create a Resume that Makes a Lasting Impression with the Recruiter

Your resume is the first glimpse at who you will be as a candidate. It’s like a window that allows someone to peak in, but not see the entire home. It needs to paint just the right picture without creating a complete, detailed, and exhaustive history of your entire professional life. Developing a resume that… Read more »

Empathy – a Skill You Can Develop and Show Year Round

There is a lot of talk today about empathy. What is it and should you bring it to the table in your next job? Empathy is the ability to understand the feelings of another person. It is an important social skill that allows you to walk in someone else’s shoes and adapt your behavior to… Read more »