Find ways to ensure you have the skills and experience needed to market yourself for your next job or simply strengthen your resilience factor.
Assess Career Opportunities with a Critical Mind
As you seek out career opportunities to help you through this period of unemployment youīll find plenty of possibilities. Some will be a good fit for your needs, others will be not. Learn to understand the motivations of others so you can make career decisions that are in your own best interests.
Benefits of Internships
Whether you've been unemployed for a while or you are preparing to enter the workforce for the first time, an internship is one way you can gain experience and beef up your resume. Learn about the pros and cons of internships and how to get the most out of the experience.
Career Change Tips
Losing a job may just be the opportunity you need to make the career change you've always dreamed of. When you lose your job, you're forced to face all of your career issues head on, which can make this phase an ideal career change opportunity.
Considering a job offer from a downsized company
You've spent months and months searching for a job. Your last interview was with a company that just laid off employees. Now they're calling to offer a position to you. Do you accept or run the other way?
Dealing with Rejection After the Interview
In this final part of a 3 part series on handling interview and resume rejection, learn how to handle the situation once you've been turned down for a position.
Dealing with Resume and Interview Rejection
In this three part series, we will explore dealing with job search rejection. How do you deal with the silence after submitting your resume? How do you handle the rejection during and after an interview? Read part one on how to handle resume submission silence.
Fired? Re-invent yourself
Being fired is not quite the same as being laid off. If you've been fired, you may want to do a little self assessment to ensure success in your next job.
Informational Interview Tips
An informational interview is an interview you set up with someone who works in a job that interests you, and it can be a fantastic way to explore a possible new career.
More Tough Interview Questions Answered
The interview process can be difficult to navigate. Here are more ways to answer those tough interview questions.
The purpose of networking is to open doors and increase your opportunities for finding new clients or finding your next job. This article will give you eight steps to successful networking.
Resume Writing 101
Wondering why you're not getting the job interview calls? Are you using the same resume to apply for a variety of jobs? It's time to take a fresh new look at your resume.
Revamping Your Resume
Revamping your resume is an important step in a successful job search. Donīt just submit the same resume that you have for years. Itīs time to re-vamp!!!
Training for a Different Career
Is training for a different career the best way to change careers or boost your earning power? Get tips on assessing training programs.
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Understanding your transferable skill sets and being able to apply that understanding to your career decisions can open up a whole new realm of job options and career possibilities for you.
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