Top Jobs Skills to Have in Your Career Tool Box in 2021 & Beyond

Prepare your CV for the future by learning about all of the career job skills that the employers of tomorrow will be looking for to give you a competitive edge over the competition.   The professional world is constantly changing, and with it are the mindset of companies and their hiring teams. Different skills and […]

The Modern-Day Hiring Process & How it Works

  Modern-Day Hiring Processes Over the years, the hiring process has transformed dramatically due to technological advancements. Things like video interviewing, advanced interview software, online applications, and social media job search sites have changed how people worldwide hunt for employment and get hired. You now have what seems like a million ways to search for […]

Career Change Checklist

Maybe you feel that you’ve outgrown your current job and want a new challenge. Perhaps you’re tired of sitting behind a desk and want to start working with your hands. Maybe you’ve decided it’s time to pursue your dream career. Changing careers can be one of the most exciting decisions that you’ll ever make, but […]

Resume Buzzwords for HR Departments: Actionable Verbs for Your Resume

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Although modesty is supposed to be a virtue, that’s certainly not the case when it comes to creating a resume that will make employers sit up and take notice. In fact, your resume represents the ideal opportunity for you to brag about all your achievements and to let everyone know just how fantastic you are, […]

7 Skills to Learn Today to Make Yourself More Marketable in Any Industry

Let’s face it: gone are the days when employees specialized in a certain area and stuck with that – in a single industry – for their entire careers. But unfortunately, many of us haven’t been trained in more than one area. Maybe you are coding whiz but you know nothing about finance. Maybe you’re great […]

What to Consider Before Changing Careers

  Are you considering ditching it all and running away to join the circus? Are your dreams of becoming the next great American novelist are just too vivid to ignore any longer? Do you think you could land a spot on the national Olympics team in curling if it weren’t for that pesky day job? […]

Tips for Seasoned Workers Seeking a Career Change

There is the well-known saying: You’re never too old to start something new. It is important to be happy with the work you do; however, it could be challenging to find a job that is a good fit, especially after spending many years performing duties that you have grown accustomed to. As people are living […]

Why Your 30s and 40s Is A Great Time To Change Careers

You’ve been in the workforce for a decade or more. Maybe you’ve worked for the same company the entire time, or perhaps you’ve moved around a bit (or even a lot). But you’ve begun to feel like you’re not in the right place. If you’ve started to think about a career change and you’re over […]

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 […]

How Leonardo da Vinci Can Help You Land Your Next Job

In 1482, Leonardo da Vinci sent a letter to the Duke of Milan. The letter detailed da Vinci’s skills – at least, the skills that da Vinci thought the Duke might appreciate. It was, for all practical purposes, a résumé. In fact, while da Vinci isn’t likely to have been the first to come up […]