JOB HUNT 13 June 2018
7 Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search
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Lucy Benton
Editor
Social media is an important element in our lives. It opens up new doors and it helps us connect with different job agencies, employers, and recruiters. If you are looking for the perfect job for you, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter got your back. Most of the biggest companies nowadays use these influential online platforms to hire the right people.
JOB HUNT 30 April 2018
Project Manager Cover Letter: Why You Need One to Get the Job
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Elizabeth Heron
Guest Poster
Cover letters are long past the time when they were additional or unnecessary to an application file. Today, recruiters read them closely and sometimes they select potential interviewers based on the cover letters. They make your resume look more human and might get you the job if compiled professionally. A project manager cover letter may decide whether you are called for an interview or your resume ends up in an unfriendly pile.
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JOB HUNT 27 March 2018
5 Hints on How to Write a LinkedIn Profile for Outreach Success
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Kevin Nelson

An interesting statistic reveals that 71% of professionals view LinkedIn as a credible site for professional content. It is, therefore, a popular social media platform for a professional network. The number of its registered accounts for continues to grow with every passing day. Whether you are job hunting, networking or gathering leads, having a professional LinkedIn profile that is eye-catching is an excellent idea to make sure that you are visible to the right people at the right time.
JOB HUNT 20 June 2018
3 things that will make your Resume stand out
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Isabella Ang
Marketer
Salt Lake City
With our ever increasingly competitive workforce, in order to compete with others, you’re going to have to stand out! With your resume typically being the first thing recruiters look at, you have to find a way to make your resume be noticed among the hundreds of others they are getting.
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JOB HUNT 05 February 2018
How to Write Your Millennial Resume That Stands out to Hiring Managers
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Christina Battons

Millennials seem to be having the hardest time when it comes to crafting their resumes so as to be noticed by recruiters. This is becoming especially more competitive in today’s job market, thus the need to write the best resume that one could possibly write. With the many graduates that are joining the job market in recent times, and the rate of new jobs coming up not meeting the demand, the job market is just not just what it used to be for the previous generations.
JOB HUNT 15 September 2017
10 Best Cities For Young Professionals Seeking Work-Life Balance
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Megan Wells

Among the 500-plus area in the United States for young professionals, we’ve taken data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Zillow, and Redfin to determine the top ten cities for young professionals that are looking for the ideal work-life balance. Stats such as average rent, unemployment, and walkability determine their rankings compared to other cities.
JOB HUNT 16 June 2017
Top 4 Soft Skills Job Seekers Are Missing
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Kelly Nguyen

However, your soft skills aren’t so great. Maybe you’re just not good at working with others or you just can’t take criticism very well. Regardless, there are a lot of different soft skills. But does having soft skills really make a difference on whether or not you can get the job?
Following up with employers during recruitment
JOB HUNT 31 May 2017
How To Follow Up with Employers During The Recruitment Process
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Natalie Severt
Marketer
United States
Haven’t heard back from your hiring manager or recruiter? Following up with them to ask about their decision is somewhat of a catch-22 situation.
job hunt tools
JOB HUNT 29 May 2017
5 Tools to Make The Job Hunt Easier
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Sandra Rodgers
Marketer at CometDocs
Ontario, CA
Millennials have been looking for jobs for a while now, and statistics say that most people change jobs 10 to 15 times during their career. We’ve gathered 5 tools that will help you catch up, and land that big job you’ve been chasing
tech 2017
JOB HUNT 26 April 2017
Top 5 Tech Careers in 2017
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Kelly Nguyen

If you’re a college grad or looking to change for a job in the field of technology, guess what – you’re in luck! Tech professionals are currently in high demand to fill open tech positions.
top tech careers 2017
JOB HUNT 26 April 2017
Breaking Down Tech: Top 5 Tech Careers in 2017
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Kelly Nguyen

If you’re a college grad or looking to change for a job in the field of technology, guess what – you’re in luck! Tech professionals are currently in high demand to fill open tech positions.
How to Showcase Transferable Skills for a Career Change
JOB HUNT 05 April 2017
How to Showcase Transferable Skills for a Career Change
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Sarah Landrum
Guest Poster
Transferable skills are abilities or talents that you’ve developed during your participation in many duties and activities. When shifting to a different department or a whole new industry, your job is to show why you are the best match from your digital presence to your in-person interview.
first job, finding your first job
JOB HUNT 22 March 2017
Why You'll Need More Than a Diploma to Land Your First Job
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Michael Barry
Editor-In-Chief at AgeOfTheSmallBusiness.com
Boston, MA
The job market is competitive for all ages, in all disciplines. As a result, more qualified employees are interviewing for entry-level jobs. What does that mean for entry-level applicants coming straight from Frisbee on the quad?
JOB HUNT 08 February 2017
How to Sell Yourself in The Job Search
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Erica Hipp

At some point in time all of us have been or will be on the job hunt. Whether you’re a graduating college or looking for job openings or a seasoned company employee looking for a promotion, we could all use a few tips for how to impress your interviewee
new job, job hunt, career search
JOB HUNT 18 January 2017
Top 3 Variables to Test When Applying for a New Job
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
It’s a competitive world out there. Your job hunt may go something like this: See a job you like by scrolling through a website. You go through the application process, attach your resume and move on to the next one.
young professional, job hunt, job search
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
From Young Professional to CEO
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Jasmine Barr
Branding Intern
Des Moines, IA
A guide on how to use your title when trying to adult.
job hunt
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Job Hunt 2017: The 5 Questions that Matter When Hunting for a New Job
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Julie Huang
Head of University Relations
Irvine
It’s the new year and you’re ready to take that next step. It may be your first job after graduation or maybe you’re ready for a new adventure and need to find a new job.
Job search, tips, Etiquette, professional dress, following up, manners,  job-seekers
JOB HUNT 02 December 2016
Etiquette Tips That Will Make or Break Your Job Search
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
No matter how qualified you are for a position, if you lack etiquette, you will severely damage all chances of getting a callback. Although rejection letters rarely say, “we didn’t hire you because you have no manners,” you can be sure that candidates who don’t conduct themselves with professional etiquette are cast aside.
Marketing Yourself to Employers, soft skills, resume, digital profile, hard skills, online portfolio
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
4 Tips for Marketing Yourself to Employers
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Julie Huang
Head of University Relations
Irvine
So, you’re on the hunt for your first job. You’re reading through job descriptions and stumbled upon one that truly speaks to you. Before you get too excited, you start to realize… Hundreds of other people are probably applying for this position too. So what’s going to set me apart?
career search, career, job search, dream job, resume, letter of recommendation
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
10 Super Helpful Tips for Career Searching
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Jonathan Cula
Branding Intern
So college is almost over, and you're looking to start "adulting." The first thing you're looking to do is find that job you've always dreamt of. But how exactly will you get there? Well... it will be quite a journey, but it doesn't last forever (although the fruitful aftermath will).
career search, career, job search, dream job, resume, qualifications, company
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
4 Reasons You're Scared to Start the Job Search
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Chi Chung
Branding Intern
Davis
Starting your job search can be hard. Here are 4 reasons you might have on why you haven't started your search, and solutions to remedy why you haven't started.
Resume, job hunt, applying to jobs, digital profile, online portfolio
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Applying For Jobs? Why You Need More than Just a Resume
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Tia James
Guest poster
A lot of us believe that the formula for getting a job is resume+cover letter+interview=job, but in order to stand out from the other applicants, showing the value you bring to the company is important.
managing stress, job hunt, managing anxiety, job search, millennials
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
5 Tips to Manage the Stress/Anxiety of a Job Search
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Sarah Landrum
Guest Poster
Formatted your new resume and cover letter? Check. Got your references in order? Check. Job site alerts ready to hit your inbox? Check. Even when you think you’re prepared, the process of a job search never ends. There’s always more.
interview, job search, careers, communication, questions to ask at an interview, questions to ask an interviewer
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
The 12 Best Questions for Candidates to Ask During an Interview (According to Experts)
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Sarah Landrum
Guest Poster
“Do you have any questions for me?” This would be a simple “yes” or “no” in most scenarios, but when a potential employer asks it in an interview, it carries more weight.
online resources, apps, job hunt, online portfolio, digital profile
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Untapped Resources to Help You Enrich Your Online Portfolio
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Mike Hanski

The zero hour has come: you are on the hunt for a job. Your resume is ready and looks awesome. So do your cover letter and references. Haven't you forgotten anything? Online portfolio, no less than awesome...