Job Search

The frustration of the over 50 job hunt.

The frustration of the over 50 job hunt.

The news article here below brought to light some of the frustrations of securing a role in a world where the meme "Ok Boomer" is said with such contempt not just for age, but for all a baby boomer seems to represent these days—inaction on climate change, economic...

Frustrated by ATS technologies? You’re not alone!

Frustrated by ATS technologies? You’re not alone!

Top on my list of client frustrations in recent times is the ATS—short for Applicant Tracking System. I'm not sure how familiar you are with these time wasters but in a perfect world (perfect for employers perhaps) technologies of the future will cleverly review...

Your job search success: Commitment is critical

Your job search success: Commitment is critical

Your job search success is reliant on your commitment Don’t be a yo-yo. No, this isn’t the latest street slang. In fact, this is probably one of the most critical pieces of job search advice you need. When you make the decision to search for a new job, acting like a...

Job search success versus your attitude

Job search success versus your attitude

What influences job search success? It's one thing to have the tools to create the resume, cover letter and LinkedIn profile. But there is one thing that influences job search success just as much and that's your attitude. You may not even know or acknowledge that...

When Job-Search Advice Reaches Its Expiration Point

When Job-Search Advice Reaches Its Expiration Point

  There's no place in today's job-seeking world for stagnancy. Accepted job search and resume protocols that were standard 20, 10 or even just a few years ago are changing dramatically. If you’ve been employed for some time, and are just now jumping back in the...