Job Hunting Tips

  • Why Not To Pick Up The Phone When Unemployed

    Why Not To Pick Up The Phone When Unemployed

    Real-world advice from a successful jobseeker

    When job hunting, it's hard not to pick up the phone when it rings. But, there are solid reasons to let calls go to voice mail. Here are reasons why. Continue Reading

  • 5 Job Search Tips For 2012

    5 Job Search Tips For 2012

    By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Ships of all sizes are built with one thing in mind: floating. Even if their hulls are breached, ships have a unique construction feature that allows them to continue floating. They are made of many compartments that can be sealed off in the event of an accident, to isolate what... Continue Reading

  • 10 Helpful Job Hunting Tips For The Class Of 2012

    10 Helpful Job Hunting Tips For The Class Of 2012

    By Robert Half International Graduating from college soon? As the "real world" looms, keep in mind these words of wisdom from Thomas Edison: "Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets with planning." While a lucky few from the Class of 2012 will secure employment opportunities with minimal effort,... Continue Reading

  • Can a Blog Boost Your Career Prospects?

    Can a Blog Boost Your Career Prospects?

    With six job seekers for every open position (more if you count those who are employed but actively pursuing other opportunities), looking for a job these days is like applying to a very competitive college: You need to show why you're special and why you deserve that coveted spot. One of the ways to do that is... Continue Reading