top 10 best blue-collar jobs for high demand and high pay

Top 10 Blue Collar Jobs for High Pay and Demand

If you’re looking for the best blue collar jobs for high pay and high demand, then keep reading. I’m going to list 10 of the best-paying blue collar jobs that employers are looking for right now so you can target the top areas in your blue collar job search. Then we’ll look at the median […]

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Interview Salary Negotiation Strategies

Welcome to my guide on how to negotiate salary in a job interview. Long before the employer makes an offer, they’re asking questions to determine how much to pay you. And not having a strong salary negotiation strategy in your interview can cost you thousands of dollars when you start the job. Plus, if you […]

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10 Best Free Resume Builder Websites for 2021

There are quite a few free online resume sites, but some are MUCH better than others. Some also appear to be free but will make you pay at the very end or you won’t be able to download your newly-created resume. So in this article, I’m going to review the 10 best resume sites that […]

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How long should your cover letter be

Cover Letter Wordcount: How Long Should a Cover Letter Be?

If you’re wondering how long a cover letter should be (down to the exact wordcount), this article has everything you need to know… based on my experience as a recruiter. I’m going to share why most job seekers are making their cover letters way too long, and how you may get MORE job interviews by […]

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Is Udemy Worth It? 2021 Course Review

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. If you’re looking for Udemy course reviews, you’re in the right place. I’ve taken online Udemy courses on a variety of topics from photography to website optimization, and I’ve talked to […]

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What to Do With Extra Money Each Month: 10 Ideas

Making money in your career is half the battle, but what you do with that extra income can make the biggest difference… …in helping you retire early, buy your dream house, or reach other big goals. And if you’ve got free money sitting around in savings accounts and checking accounts, you can put that money […]

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tell me about a time you went above and beyond - interview answer examples

Answers to “Tell Me About a Time You Went Above and Beyond”

Employers love to ask behavioral interview questions like, “Tell me about a time you went above and beyond to get the job done.” They ask this question in retail, customer service, nursing and more… to test your work ethic and other important traits. As a former recruiter, I’m going to show you, with plenty of […]

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Is Lambda School Worth It? 2021 Review

The opinions and assessments shared on Career Sidekick are our own. We may earn commissions from purchases made after visiting links on our site. Deciding on a coding bootcamp is a big decision. And while Lambda School is one of the better-known bootcamps, that doesn’t mean there aren’t downsides and drawbacks. So if you’re wondering, […]

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top freelance careers and jobs for beginners and experienced freelancers

Top Freelance Careers for 2021

If you’re wondering, “What are the highest paying freelance jobs?” or trying to determine which freelancing skills are most in-demand right now, then this article is for you! We’re going to look at the top 10 freelance careers for earnings potential and market demand. I’ll also reveal which of these opportunities are the easiest freelance […]

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Is freelancing worth it - pros and cons

Is Freelancing Worth It? (Pros and Cons)

Freelancing can earn you a high income while giving you freedom that you wouldn’t enjoy in a full-time job. But it does come with risks and downsides, especially in the first year. So coming up, we’re going to look at the pros and cons of freelancing to decide it’s worth it for you. After reading […]

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How to List Accomplishments on a Resume - Examples

How to List Accomplishments on a Resume (35+ Examples)

Listing accomplishments on your resume can get you more job interviews, but there’s a right and wrong way to do it.  And many job seekers waste a big opportunity by not knowing: What type of accomplishments to include (and what to leave off) The two best places to put these achievements on your resume to […]

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what can you bring to the company and job - interview answers

“What Can You Bring to the Company?” Best Answers

There are a couple of reasons that employers ask what you can bring to their company or job, and you need to be ready to answer with confidence if you want to get hired! In this article, I’ll walk you through why interviewers ask this question, what qualities they’re looking for, the best ways to […]

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