Are You a Passive Job Seeker? Stay on Track With These Tips

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Maybe you’re not in the market for a new job, but if the right opportunity comes along, you’d be willing to consider a switch. Passive job seeking is pretty standard – but how do you make sure that you’re taking the right steps to make sure you’re in front of the right job should it come up?  Here’s how to… Read more »

Why Working With a Recruiter Will Help You Get Ahead

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Being a modern job seeker can feel like a grind. The endless online application process – search keywords, read job description, upload resume, follow up on application – is the norm for job seekers these days. But what if it could be easier? Working with a recruiter is an underrated and under used way to help… Read more »

Get Your Work-Life Balance Back Today With These 5 Tips

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Work-life balance isn’t just a career and business phrase used alongside other buzzwords. The importance of finding a balance between a career and personal and family life is essential because burnout can lead to emotional, mental, and even physical health problems. This can have a significant impact on your relationships and negatively affect your job… Read more »

5 Insightful Questions to Ask During Your Annual Review

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Most reviews are an opportunity for employers to connect with employees and touch base regularly to assess progress, answer questions, go over project notes, and more. Often, a professional review can be tied into raises and promotions and can help determine someone’s future with a company.   While regular performance reviews allow employers to push their employees… Read more »

How to Turn Feedback from a Job Rejection into Something Positive

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There’s no way around it – job rejection is hard. No matter what the reason, finding out you’re not a fit, especially about a job you were excited about, can feel like a huge setback. Don’t let job rejection slow you down. Here’s how the “no’s” you hear from companies can create more opportunities and… Read more »

3 Tips for How to Handle Your Exit Interview to Leave on a Good Note

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Not every company conducts exit interviews, and for those who’ve never had one, it can be disorienting. What’s the expectation? What’s the point of the process for you and the company? What can you say to make sure you don’t burn bridges with your past employer?   Businesses who conduct exit interviews are looking for objective… Read more »

How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Job

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LinkedIn is already known as one of the most valuable social media and networking platforms for career-minded people. But how can it really help drive your career growth and success? Here are some key ways to use LinkedIn to help you get a job.   Make the most of your headline and summary. Your headline… Read more »

Give Your Outdated Resume a Fresh Look With These Ideas

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Whether it’s because of technology or cultural shifts, recruitment and hiring are changing. One thing that hasn’t lost its importance or changed as part of a successful job search is a resume. Many things go into creating an effective resume, particularly as more companies use applicant tracking software to screen candidates. If you’re looking for… Read more »

Five Career Goals That Will Pay Off in Your Tech Career

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Do you really know what you want out of your career? Just as importantly – do you know how to get there? What are the important goals to set along the way? Setting up a few simple goals can help you reap huge benefits in your career. Here are some things to think about.   Figure… Read more »

The Key to Taking Advantage of the Hot Job Market

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 For many industries – including most tech-related industries or positions – there are more job openings than there are talented, qualified applicants. With millions of job openings, it’s a candidates’ market. Here’s how to take advantage of this hot job market and find yourself in a new role.   Update Your Resume Even though many tech… Read more »