Not having access to a car can make the job search experience more stressful than it already is. In addition to needing to get to the interview, many postings list “reliable transportation” as a quality the applicant must have. Reliable transportation doesn’t necessarily mean you need to have a car. Until we can magically transport […]
It is almost impossible to find a job today where you aren’t required to know computer basics. Typing, Microsoft Office and Windows are standard requirements for completing most job postings and many employers don’t have the time to teach these computer skills. Don’t fret! You have options. The following places most likely play host to […]
Allison asked on our blog: “I was wondering if I should continue to look for and apply to jobs while I'm still pregnant? It seems they take one look and dismiss me.” Great question, Allison! The Pregnancy Discrimination Act states that with companies who employ 15 or more people, “…women affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or […]
You may find yourself applying for positions in which you have much more experience than required. It could be because you’re not finding jobs that you are qualified for, or that you want to take your career in another direction. Either way, employers may look at you or your application with skepticism and think you […]
The hunt for the perfect summer job is heating up. According to our research, about 80 percent of summer employees will be hired by the end of May. Don’t be left in the dust. The odds will be ever in your favor if you begin your search today! Apply now!
Now that your summer job search has started, it’s time to start thinking about how you want to present yourself to your future employer! We recently conducted a survey of companies that are hiring summer help and asked them to rank what what they are looking for in that perfect summer hire….drum roll please…. #1 […]
Short answer - NOW. Your spring break recently came to an end and, chances are, your focus is on getting back into your normal routine and not on starting your summer job search. In between studying for finals, catching up with friends and debating the merits of “The Hunger Games’” Team Peeta vs. Team Gale, […]