Tag Archives: resumes

The 12 Pains of Job Hunting

You have heard and even sang the 12 Days of Christmas.  But have you heard about the 12 pains of job hunting?  If you have ever been in a job search, you have experienced all or some of them.  Here is my tribute to the 12 Pains of Job Hunting for you to enjoy.  The […]

Questions Beyond the Interview Questions

Recruiters and hiring managers have many questions.  It’s their job to ask questions to hire the best person for the job.  They don’t want to make a costly mistake.  It will cost the company money and cost the recruiters or hiring managers their reputation.  The place where the recruiters and hiring managers ask most of […]

Good News About The Black Hole

There isn’t a job searcher who hasn’t heard of the black hole.  If you are one of the very few who don’t know a black hole is something from which nothing, including light can leave.  That’s where many resumes are stored; never to emerge and see the light of day.  I know I have a […]

Can You Answer These Questions About Job Searching?

Today job searching is a job.  You need to know what to do for success.  But do you know why they are important?  Here are a few questions and answers to help you on your search.  What is your USP (Unique Selling Proposition)? Why do you need to be on Social Media? Why is Networking […]

The Biggest Mistakes Job Searchers Make

Some job searchers fail to move out of their comfort zone when looking for jobs.  This failure is killing their success.  The job search people undertake today is remarkably different from when they were looking for their first job.  For one thing,  they aren’t typing their résumé on typewriters.  And that’s only the beginning.  In […]