listening skills, resume building, social media marketing, networking, body language
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
How to Stand Out With Limited Experience
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Nikolaus Witowski
Branding Intern
Santa Barbara
At some point in our lives we will hear the words “what are your qualifications for this job” during an interview and how you answer this question will be a large deciding factor as to whether you will land the job.
Dream job, dream internship, first job, first internship, finding a job, career advancement
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Don’t Look for Your Dream Job. Look for Your First Job.
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Sam Davidson

My first job wasn’t my dream job. This is something I remind college students of constantly, especially when they ask me after a talk how they can turn their passion into their profession.
Dressing for work, work attire, first impressions, interview, soft skills, body language
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Dress for Success: How to Nail the First Impression During an Interview
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Anna Martirosyan

So how do you show them - without even saying a word - that you belong there? Whether we like it or not, what we wear makes a difference.
Getting rejected from a job, Staying motivated, productivity, internship, job, bouncing back
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
So, You Didn’t Get the Job. 10 Motivating Tips to Help You Bounce Back
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
After all the interviews, showing up in uncomfortable clothing and days spent wondering how well you actually answered some of those questions, you get the news...and they decided to go with someone else!
Getting rejected from a job, Staying motivated, productivity, internship, job, bouncing back
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Rejection is Part of the Game
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Randy Han

Let’s be honest, the worst part about the job hunt is getting rejected. So the real question now is about how to stay motivated after getting rejected.
Dream Job, Linkedin, Digital Profile, Online Profile, Connections, Skills
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
5 Ways LinkedIn is Failing to Help you Land your Dream Job
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
It’s not very often people think about the ways in which LinkedIn doesn’t help with landing you that job. Here are 5 ways we think LinkedIn is failing when it comes to what matters most - results.
Internship, Startup culture, Resume, Personal Branding, Mentorship
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
How I Landed An Internship (At 500 Startups!)
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Tim Elkana

About a week ago, 500 Startups offered me an internship at their accelerator in Mountain View. 500 freakin’ Startups...The best way to set yourself apart is to venture where no one else goes. Do your research and don’t give up.
Job Application, Interview Follow-up, Interview, Networking
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
42 Ways to Make Your Job Application Stand Out
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Gina Apperson

In a world full of job hunters and piles of resumes, you may be wondering how you can stand out among the crowd.
Dealing with Rejection, Interview Follow-up, Job Interview, Professionalism
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
What Happens When You Don't Land the Job?
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Getting rejected can always be a struggle, but look on the bright side, there are tons of jobs just waiting to be applied for.
Job Interview, Interview Follow-up, Email Ettiquette, Professionalism, Networking
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
7 Ways to Secure a Job After the Interview
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
In today’s market, finding a job can be tough. Many candidates applying for the same jobs will ace the interview (just like you!) and this makes the hiring process very difficult. But have no fear
Job Interview, Follow Up, Thank You Note, Professionalism, Email Etiquette
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Tuesday Tip: The Interview Follow-up
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Good work! You have successfully finished your interview…but your work isn’t done yet, the job interview is only the beginning.
Making Good Conversation, Job Interview, Follow Up, Thank You Note, Professionalism, Email Ettiquette, Phone Interviews
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
4 Tips for Rocking Phone Interviews
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Jerry Perez-Roach

Mastered the in-person interview? Perfect, but there’s a huge change coming your way. More and more companies are starting to use phone interviews over in-person interviews.
Time Management, How to Conduct a Proper Interview, Digital Interview, Body Language, Dressing Professionally
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Digital Interviews and How They Work
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Ivy Au

Alright. So as students we have to worry about exams, grades, social life, sleep, applications, phone interviews, on-site interviews and now DIGITAL INTERVIEWS too?!?
Interview Follow Up, Thank You Email, Social Media, Personal Branding
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Thursday Trend: The Modernized Interview Follow-Up
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Over the last couple years, many things have changed—But, what many people don’t know, is that the interview follow up procedure has had a couple transformations itself.
Grabbing a Recruiter's Attention, Internship, Social Media Marketing,
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
3 Unusual Ways to Grab a Recruiter's Attention: Hustling Your Way to an Internship
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Tim Elkana

If you want to stand out and land that dream job, the usual get good grades + career fairs + interviews routine isn’t going to cut it. Here’s 3 REALLY effective things you can do instead
Cover Letters, Social Media, Networking, Resume
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Are Cover Letters Extinct?
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Stefano Ganddini

Most of us grew up during a time when the resume and cover letter were the inseparable, dynamic duo of job hunting. Both were equally as important, and when applying for a job, both were required. Always. But, times are changing.
Cover Letters, Social Media, Networking, Resume
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
How To Craft The Perfect Cover Letter [Template + Tips]
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Jonathan Javier

Ever wonder how to write a cover letter? heres "How to craft the perfect cover letter" (with a template)
GPA, Work Experience, Resume, Interview, Internship Experience, Work Environment
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
GPA vs. Experience: Which Matters More On Your Resume?
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Changfan Chen

Let’s be real--there’s so much more to a person than words on paper, so what exactly do you need to include on your resume to stand out?
Traditional Resume, Digital Resume, Career Advancement, Work Experience
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Is The Traditional Resume Dead? Not Quite!
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Stefano Ganddini

Is the traditional resume dead? The debate has been going on for years now. Simply Google “is the resume dead?” and you’ll find over 72 million articles on the topic from as early as 2011.
Digital Profiles, Traditional Resume, Digital Resume, Career Advancement, Work Experience
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
4 Ways To Break the Mold & Stand Out with A Stellar Resume
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Angie Chang

With job searching becoming more and more competitive in an increasingly competitive job market, it’s crucial that your resume stands out and breaks the mold.
Work Experience, Marketing, Resume, Digital Resume, projectships, Digital Profile
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Avoid These 3 Common Resume Phrasing Mistakes
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Amanda Nguyen

It can be difficult to write a resume exactly so that the hiring manager understands your capabilities, but the best way to show them what you can do is to be articulate in writing your resume.
job offer etiquette, how to deal with a job offer, first job offer, job offer process, negotiating a salary
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
The Hiring Game: What to Do With a Job Offer (And How to Commit)
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Sean Chaisy

Once you’ve aced your interview and been offered a job, the fun begins. How can you make the right decision, know your worth, and take the next step with your future employer?
curing interview jitters, job hunting, interview preparation, interviewing skills,
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
How to Cure the Interview Jitters
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Jerry Perez-Roach

Have you ever had interview jitters? Shaky hands, ’cold feet’, and imagining every worst case scenario!
digital profiles, online profiles, free candidate profile, digital resumes, creative resumes,
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Digital Profiles Matter - How to Create a Profile that Attracts a Recruiter's Eye
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Stephen Nemy

Trying to find that perfect match in a job can be tough and weirdly similar to your dating search. Just like dating, it seems impossible to know what to expect from the job market.
interview preparation, interviewing skills, millennial interviewing skills, how to interview with recruiters,
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Interview Walkthrough - What to Do Before, During, and After an Interview
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Kim Lee

Just like getting ready for a date, interview preparation is essential! You only get one chance to prove that you’re the right candidate for the position.