6 Things You MUST Stop Telling Yourself While You Look for a Job

Author: Gabriela Balicas Source: Planted Let’s state the obvious: job hunting is kinda hard. No matter how accomplished you are, you’re inevitably going to get a whole portfolio of rejections. This is the first time you’ve received this many rejections in a row since joining Tinder. You might have started to doubt yourself. You might …

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How to Handle an Interview if You Have Multiple Job Offers

Author: Madeline Mann Source: The Ladders What do I do if I have job offers but still have other interviews? Receiving a job offer while you are still in the interview process elsewhere can put you at a huge advantage if you play your cards right. Here is exactly what you should say to each company …

Your Resume Only Has 5 Seconds To Make an Impression. Here’s What you Should Do.

Author: Jack Kelly Source: Forbes I’d like to offer you some counterintuitive advice: don’t spend too much time worrying or stressing out over your résumé. Yes, I know everyone else tells you to spend an inordinate amount of time writing, rewriting, correcting, asking people to proofread it and offer their comments and advice to absolutely seek out a professional …

What You Should (Realistically) Do When You Make a Mistake On Your Job Application

Author: Alyse Kalish Source: The Muse You spelled the hiring manager’s name wrong on your cover letter. There’s a weird formatting issue on your interview assignment. You sent an older version of your resume that included blah, blah, blah under one of the titles. Is all hope lost? Should you pack it in and give …

3 Benefits to Using a Staffing Firm in Your Job Search

Author: Debra Auerbach Source: CareerBuilder.com Three key advantages of using a staffing firm are experience, insights and confidential opportunities. Sometimes a job search can feel isolating. You're spending hours upon hours searching for opportunities, working on your resume and applying to job openings, often without having any outside feedback about what you're doing right or …