Preparing For Your Next Interview

by Chelsea Lawler

When interviewing, it may seem like you are the one who should answer all of the questions. It is im[...]

Here’s What A Master’s Degree Can Do For Your Nursing Career

by Career Igniter

If you have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, you’re already qualified for many well-paid nursing [...]

Essential Building Blocks For Building A Standout Resume

by Neil Bondre

Building a professional resume is fundamental for any job search. Here are the essential building bl[...]

Fundamental Components Of A Chronological Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

In this article, I’ll list and briefly explain the different sections you can include in a chr[...]

Eight Steps To An Attention-Getting Resume

by Susan Peppercorn

As much as social media plays a significant role in your job search, resumes haven’t gone away. Re[...]

How To Find The Right Keywords For Your Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

In today’s job market, most applications are submitted online, and many employers simply enter all[...]

How To Conquer Interview Anxiety

by Chelsea Lawler

For many individuals, including myself, have intense anxiety when it comes to job interviews. Will y[...]

Tracking Accomplishments To Update Your Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

According to just about every hiring manager, recruiter, and resume advice expert out there, in toda[...]

What Are The Parts Of A Successful Cover Letter

by Rachel Schneebaum

Just like a resume, a cover letter should include several important sections. Though it might seem e[...]

Why Haven’t I Heard Back After My Job Interview?

by Chelsea Lawler

You are asking yourself, “What happened?!” You may have had a successful and positive interview,[...]

we all have leadership inside us

5 Traits Of A Leader That Make You Promote-able

by Dorothy Tannahill-Moran

A common misperception that many people have about being a Leader is that you were born with those t[...]

Tips For Writing An Email Cover Letter

by Rachel Schneebaum

Many job listings these days link applicants to a complete online application form where you can fil[...]

How Much Does Super Mario Make?

How Much Does Super Mario Make?

by Career Igniter

To find out how much Super Mario makes, we need to know his occupation and location. His occupation [...]

Being The CEO Of Your Career

by Angela Copeland

You’ve been at your current job for years. On the surface, things seem fine. But, you wonder why y[...]

Career & Personal Branding 101: Who Are You?

by Chelsea Lawler

It is the ideal career branding question: “Who are you?” You may want to reply with general info[...]

What Is The Interviewer Looking For In A Candidate?

by Chelsea Lawler

As the interviewee, you know what you want out of a job interview. You want information concerning t[...]

Tips To Ace Your Next Job Interview Over Lunch

by Chelsea Lawler

The job interviewing process can be unique! You may find yourself conducting a second or third inter[...]

Steps To Building Your Personal Career Brand

by Chelsea Lawler

If you are new to the job-searching scene, you already understand how much time and effort goes into[...]

Winning Techniques For Your Next Group Interview

by Chelsea Lawler

For many individuals who are comfortable with large groups, or work with many team members, group in[...]

Creating A Focal Point For Your Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

Let’s assume that your resume has reached the stage in the job-searching process where, for th[...]

What Is A Group Interview?

by Chelsea Lawler

Throughout the interview process, you will experience many facets of interviewing. From telephone in[...]

Questions You Should Ask At Your Next Job Fair

by Chelsea Lawler

When arriving at a career or job fair, it is imperative to remember that you need to ask questions o[...]

Proper Body Language For An Interview

by Chelsea Lawler

The proper body language is essential when entering the interview room. The interviewer will be able[...]

How Social Media Can Affect Your Public Career

by Career Igniter

In this digital, data-driven age, we’ve seen technology radically change the landscape of work. In[...]

What It Is Like to Work In Regulatory Affairs

by Career Igniter

Typically, when one earns a degree in a health care-related field, such as health care administratio[...]

No Matter Your Background, A Career In Social Work Is Possible

by Career Igniter

One common misconception about the field of social work is that those who choose to become social wo[...]

5 Jobs You Can Get With A Ph.D. In Nursing

by Career Igniter

You don’t need an advanced degree to become a nurse. While many hospitals are now requiring RNs to[...]

How To Show Leadership On Your Resume – Even When You Have Never Been In Charge

by Career Igniter

It doesn’t matter what position they are trying to fill — hiring managers are looking for candid[...]

3 Reasons You Should Be Exploring Your Career Options In Your Twenties

by Kellen Mckillop

Do you remember your first week of college? You’d just bid farewell to your parents and stood para[...]

Career Branding: Resume Success Tips

by Chelsea Lawler

When you are crafting your resume, spice it up with a career branding statement rather than an objec[...]

How Do You Turn An Internship Into A Job Offer?

by Chelsea Lawler

Internships are a fantastic way to get your foot in the door and learn more about the company. Count[...]

Jobs In Manufacturing

by Career Igniter

Jobs in manufacturing focus on the production of goods and services that people use each day. Worker[...]

How To Be Successful At Your Next Job Fair

by Chelsea Lawler

If you are at the beginnings of your career search, attending a job or career fair is a wonderful st[...]

How To Write The Perfect Thank You Note

by Chelsea Lawler

Etiquette is important in all aspects of your life, especially within a job interview setting. Compo[...]

Are You Overqualified For This Job?

by Chelsea Lawler

Being overqualified for a position may seem overwhelming. How do you sell yourself to a potential em[...]

What To Look Out For In Your Employment Contract

by Career Igniter

In an economy when jobs are difficult to come by, you may be too overwhelmed at just hearing the wor[...]

Tips For Polishing Your Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

Most of the resume advice on this site is aimed at new job seekers who haven’t written a resume, o[...]

References Available Upon Request

by Chelsea Lawler

A solid personal reference can be the crowning jewel to your job application. A reference is typical[...]

How To Effectively Communicate Your Career Brand To A Potential Employer

by Chelsea Lawler

You find yourself perusing the newspaper for new job opportunities, when suddenly, you come across a[...]

How To Bulk Up Your Resume

by Rachel Schneebaum

Today’s job market is flooded with job seekers, from recent high school or college graduates to hi[...]

What Your Body Language Says During An Interview

by Career Igniter

It’s believed that the majority of human communication is actually nonverbal. That nonverbal subte[...]

How Would Your Co-Workers Describe You?

by Chelsea Lawler

With many interview questions, you are asked to describe you. What are your strengths and weaknesses[...]

Don’t Make These Resume Formatting Mistakes

by Career Igniter

Formatting resumes seems to pose a challenge for a lot of candidates. It doesn’t particularly help[...]

Tell Me About A Conflict You Have Faced At Work And How You Dealt With It

by Chelsea Lawler

Conflicts are not only a daily occurrence throughout one’s personal life, but they also exist with[...]

A Flexible Work Schedule Can Help You Balance Your Life

by Career Igniter

These days you may not get a lot of choice with your work schedule, but what if you do? A lot of us [...]

What To Do About A Gap In Your Job History

by Rachel Schneebaum

Sometimes when you’re looking for a new job, you can’t conduct your search from within the safet[...]

How To Create A Professional Resume

by Career Igniter

Trying to figure out how to format your first professional resume? Writing a resume is pretty straig[...]

How To Dress For A Job Interview

by Career Igniter

One aspect of your job interview you shouldn’t forget about is your appearance. Having all the rig[...]

Why Did You Leave Your Last Job?

by Chelsea Lawler

Depending on the circumstances of how you left your last job, this question can immediately trigger [...]

How To Choose A Major And A Career

by Career Igniter

When you get into college, you have to pick a major. Most people do this by asking themselves, “Wh[...]