Category Archives for Applying for Jobs

how to explain job hopping

How to Explain Job Hopping in Cover Letters, Interviews and More

If you’re job searching and looking for how to explain job hopping in cover letters and interviews, you’ve come to the right place. I’m going to show you everything you need to know about explaining your reasons for changing jobs, so you can get hired even if you’ve job-hopped in the past. Plus, we’ll look […]

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the fastest way to get a job

How to Get a Job Fast: Why Networking is the Fastest Way to Get a Job

If you’re looking for the fastest way to get a job, this article will walk you through everything you need to know. I’m going to show you 3 reasons why networking is the best way to get hired quickly, and how to use proven networking methods to land a great job (even if you have […]

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best ways to find jobs

The Best Ways to Find a Job Online in 2022

If you’re looking for the best way to find a job, or how to find jobs online, then keep reading. I’m going to walk you through the best ways to find jobs quickly and easily, without wasting time or having to submit tons of applications on job boards without hearing back. We’ll look at the […]

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How to Organize a Job Search

Job Search Organization: 5 Tips to Save Time

Job searching takes time. Lots of time. Yet much of this time is wasted on tasks that can be simplified — if not completely cut out — by getting organized during the job search process. Here are five tips for how to organize your job search so you aren’t bogged down with busy work. 5 […]

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best tech job boards

The 24 Best Tech and IT Job Boards for 2022

Tech is a popular industry to work in, partly because most tech jobs pay very well. But where can you find jobs with great tech companies? Well, job boards are one place you can start. We put together this list of the best tech job boards so you can quickly and easily find jobs in […]

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applying for out of state jobs

How to Get a Job in Another State: Tips From a Recruiter

I’m asked about this a lot: How to get a job in another city or state. You need to avoid being ruled out based on your location, handle complicated interview schedules, and more. There’s a reason so many people fail at getting a job before they relocate. Fortunately, as a recruiter, I’ve helped numerous people […]

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Career Change at age 50+

Changing Jobs or Careers at 50 (With or Without a Degree)

Going through a job or career change at 50+ can be challenging, especially if you’ve been with the same company for years. Fortunately there are a few things you can do to make sure you get interviews and end your job search successfully. I invited professional resume writer Virginia Franco to share 7 “musts” when changing jobs or careers […]

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what to do when you can't find a job in your field

What To Do When You Can’t Find a Job In Your Field – 11 Smart Ideas

So you finished school, got your degree and you’re excited to use it. But what happens when you can’t find a job in your field? I’m going to show you 11 things you can do right away. Sit back, relax, grab a notepad so you remember all of this, and then scroll down to get started. […]

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The Best Day and Time to Apply for a Job Online

So you’re wondering… what is the best day to apply for a job? What about the best time to apply for jobs online during the day? Good news – we did some research and here’s what you need to know: The Best Time to Apply for Jobs Online: (For the best day to apply for a […]

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should i use a recruiter to find a job

Should I Use a Recruiter in My Job Search?

You need a new job and you want it to be as painless as possible. So you’re wondering… “Should I use a recruiter in my job search?” The answer is “it depends.” I’m going to show you how to decide for yourself if you should use a recruiter. First things first… we need to separate the two […]

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why cant i find a job

Why Can’t I Find a Job? 17 Common Reasons

If you’re job searching and not getting the results you want, this article is going to help you answer “Why can’t I find a job?” and turn your job search around. And if you’ve had interviews but weren’t selected, I’ll help you answer the question “Why won’t anyone hire me?” (and I’ll help you build […]

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How to get past online job applications

How to Beat Applicant Tracking Systems With Your Resume

If you’re applying for jobs online, it’s crucial to know how to get past the applicant tracking system (“ATS” for short) Most employers use these automated systems to check your resume for keywords and other crucial info before a real person sees the document. And without the right information, presented in a way that the […]

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