Selecting the Best (and Most Qualified!) Career Services Professional for You

If you’ve never considered career services before and are now seeking out a professional to assist with your job search or professional branding needs, you may be overwhelmed with finding the best service provider that fits your needs. I get it! There are a lot of factors to consider ranging from: “How do I make […]

Modern Day Job Interview Tips – Do’s & Dont’s

Job Interview Tips – Do’s & Dont’s If it’s been a while since you last had to interview for a job, then it’s natural to feel a little out of practice. Perhaps you’ve had a few interviews recently that haven’t gone well, or maybe you’re looking to change career, whatever the reason you find yourself […]

LinkedIn Profile Pictures: Why They Are a Must-Have and How to Pick the Perfect One

Do I Need a LinkedIn Profile Picture? In my interactions with clients of various industries and at different career phases, I often preach about the importance of a LinkedIn profile as part of an individual’s personal and professional brand. In response, I typically get a number of questions including the ever popular “do I really […]

Vocational Rehabilitation Services Can Help You Land the Job

Vocational Rehabilitation Services – The Next Step These days, you never have to navigate the complicated job market alone. If you’re looking to: Explore the job opportunities open to you Prepared to take the next step in your career Return to employment after a leave of absence Vocamotive’s Vocational Rehabilitation services can help you! Modern-day […]

How to Land More Interviews (and Shorten Your Job Search)

  As the U.S. job market nears full employment, many job seekers are scratching their heads wondering why their own efforts are not generating numerous interviews and desired employment offers. After all, with the official jobless rate at a 9-year low, now should be one of the best times to begin a job search.  

Another Vocamotive Success Story

Did you know… …that, many years ago, Vocamotive developed an internship program with municipal building departments and private construction businesses throughout the State of Illinois? The Building Inspector Internship Program is specifically designed to facilitate the training of injured construction workers to become Building Inspectors, Project Managers, Construction Superintendents, Customer Service Representatives and other professional construction […]

17 LinkedIn Improvement Tips for 2017

With 2017 rapidly approaching, many professionals are starting to think about finding a new position or making a career change in the New Year. With 87 percent of recruiters using LinkedIn, a fully optimized and updated profile is a great place to begin! Author’s Note: This article is a complementary piece to the highly praised […]

17 Resume Improvement Tips for 2017

It is hard to believe, but 2017 is right around the corner! If a new position, career change or professional advancement is in your future, make sure you take the steps necessary to realize your goals. A new or updated résumé is a great place to begin!

Where In The Country Has Vocamotive Been?

The past two months have been very busy for Vocamotive and our staff of dedicated career development, resume writing, and vocational rehabilitation professionals. In addition to writing resumes and providing employment assistance to individuals in 13 different states, our team has been traveling near and far to provide career guidance, attend training events, administer consultations, and […]