pros and cons of telecommuting

Pros and Cons of Telecommuting (Is It Right For You?)

Telecommuting is becoming more popular, and there are a couple of big advantages and reasons why. However, there are also some cons or disadvantages to telecommuting. So in this article, we’ll look at: The definition of telecommuting jobs (also called teleworking or remote work jobs) The advantages and disadvantages of telecommuting (including the top 3 […]

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how many interviews for one job

How Many Interviews For One Job? (Stats From a Recruiter)

If you’re wondering how many candidates a company interviews for a job, or how many interviews it takes to get a job, then this article is for you. I’m going to share the averages I’ve seen as a recruiter for: How many candidates are usually shortlisted for interview How many candidates advance to an onsite […]

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Common Nursing Interview Questions and Answers

22 Common Nursing Interview Questions and Answers

If you’re going on a nursing job interview, there are some frequently asked questions that you need to be ready for. Employers ask these questions often and early, and the wrong answers can cost you the job. So we’ll go through the most common nursing interview questions you can expect to hear, how to give […]

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how to make money after being laid off

How to Make Money After Being Laid Off: 11 Ideas

If you were laid off, your first thought might have been, “How am I going to make money?” or “How will I pay my bills?” And while finding a new job is ideal, this can take a few months, and you may need other sources of income in the short-term. To help with this, we […]

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how long does it take to find a job after being laid off

How Long Does It Take to Find a Job? (After Layoffs and More)

One of the toughest parts of job searching is not knowing how long it will take.  This is especially difficult to cope with after being laid off, or when looking for your first job as a recent college graduate. So after years of working as a recruiter, I’m going to share the average job search […]

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Common feelings after being laid off - depression and more

Common Feelings After Being Laid Off

Being laid off is tough, especially if you weren’t expecting it. You may experience depression after a layoff, as well as feelings of anxiety, self-doubt, and more. It’s natural to have these feelings, but they can also prevent you from being productive and finding a new jo. So in this article, we’re going to look […]

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describe what challenges you're looking for in your next position - best example answers

“What Are You Looking For in Your Next Position?” Answer Examples

I’ve interviewed hundreds of people as a recruiter, and one of my favorite questions to ask is, “What are you looking for in your next position?” There are a couple of specific reasons your interviewer will ask this question, and a few big mistakes you need to avoid if you want to get the job. […]

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22 Location Independent Jobs Best Jobs That Can Be Done Remotely or From Home

The 22 Best Jobs That Can Be Done Remotely

If you’re looking for jobs that can be done remotely, then this list is for you. We’re going to look at the best work from home jobs and remote jobs available right now, and what it takes to get them. Here’s what you’re going to learn: What are the best jobs that can be done […]

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career change resume - format, samples, templates and more

Career Change Resume: Examples and Tips from Experts

If you want to change careers, you’re going to need a great resume to show employers why they should take a chance on you. You need to convince them that you’ll succeed in their role, even if you’ve done different work in the past. And while you can do some of this convincing in the […]

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zoom interview tips and preparation

Zoom Interview Tips for Job Seekers

Zoom is a video conferencing software that’s becoming more popular for business meetings and remote/video job interviews in particular. It’s completely free for the job seeker, and the employer should handle most of the setup, but there are still some important things you need to know (and mistakes to avoid!) So in this article, I’m […]

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how to email a recruiter- templates, samples and more

How to Email a Recruiter: Examples, Tips, Templates

If you’re sending an email to a recruiter, there are some things to know if you want them to respond (and some mistakes to avoid). So after working for almost 5 years as a recruiter, I’m going to share how to email a recruiter with email samples, examples of what not to do, and more. […]

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how to list references for a job and on a resume

How to List References for a Job: Tips, Examples, and More

If you’re looking for how to list references for a job (or who to list as references for a job), then you’re in the right place. I’m going to walk you through everything you need to know about giving professional references for a job – on your resume, on applications, after the interview, and when […]

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