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Can Social Media Help You Get a Job? Well….Yes and No.

Can Social Media Help You Get a Job? Well….Yes and No.

Social media can be your friend or foe. It can drain your day by making you procrastinate. Or that five-minute break scanning your friends’ accounts can boost your energy enough to keep on chugging. It can make you envious of others’ lives. Or it can put a smile on your face when you see someone […]

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How to Write a Resume – here’s tips from the experts

How to Write a Resume – here’s tips from the experts

How to Write a Resume – the basics… So you need a new job. Hit the ceiling at your current job? Got a new boss and it’s not working out? The bad news is you need to write a resume. The good news is it doesn’t have to be that hard…. Writing a resume fills […]

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4 tools to get your dream job – in style

4 tools to get your dream job – in style

The job hunt game has certainly changed in the last five years. And will almost certainly change again beyond all recognition in the next 5. LinkedIn is great and I am the very first person to tell you that you need to get a great LinkedIn profile. But LinkedIn isn’t the only tool that can […]

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How to use Storytelling to get your dream job.

How to use Storytelling to get your dream job.

You’ve got a great LinkedIn profile. You’ve nailed your resume. You’ve written your cover letter. You’ve scored an interview. Great job! This is where the rubber really meets the road. Where everything comes together. So here’s a superpowered tip that can make all the difference to nailing the job. Tell as story….. Most people go […]

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How the job search game has changed – and how you can use the new rules to get your dream job

How the job search game has changed – and how you can use the new rules to get your dream job

The Job Search Game has changed. Forget about getting tips of a great resume.  Forget about creating a great cover letter. Everything in the world of the job search has changed and you need to know about it. The good news is that not a lot of people understand how the new game works so if you […]

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3 Great LinkedIn Examples

3 Great LinkedIn Examples

When clients contact me asking for help in getting their dream job, I do three things first. I google them using a few tips and tricks I have picked up along the way to make sure there aren’t any sneaky surprises. I set up Google Alerts so I’ll know if any sneaky surprises happen after I’ve […]

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Why a Great Profile Picture is a Blogger’s Most Powerful Tool – And How to Get One

Why a Great Profile Picture is a Blogger’s Most Powerful Tool – And How to Get One

(This article was originally posted on Problogger.net) For most bloggers starting out, one of the very first tasks in stepping into the online arena is to upload a photo of themselves. For some, putting a profile picture online is a way of creating an authentic connection with their readers. For others, it is the equivalent of […]

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Top 8 Interview Tips: Do’s & Don’ts

Top 8 Interview Tips: Do’s & Don’ts

Interviewing is intimidating, so it’s no wonder you’ve found yourself here, on a blog designed to prepare you for the Q&A. Good for you – you’ve taken the first step! Now nail down the rest through these top 8 interview tips, the do’s and don’ts. Interview Tip #1: Do Dress for Success It may sound […]

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Resume Examples: 5 Steps to the Perfect Resume

Resume Examples: 5 Steps to the Perfect Resume

A CV – or curriculum vitae is Latin for “courses of life.” It is a concise summary of your professional experiences and skills.  It is almost like a report card for your employer. It shows the “courses of life” that you’ve completed should prove that you’ve mastered whatever is required for the job at hand. […]

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How to Write a Cover Letter For Lawyers

Unless you’re ultra well-connected, you’ll be applying for loads of jobs from the moment you start law school to the moment you leave, so it’s paramount that you know how to write a cover letter for lawyers. We’ve already talked about how to write a cover letter but a cover letter for lawyers has a […]

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