Unemployment (or underemployment) can feel like a major blow to one's psyche and self-worth. In this article, I aim to alleviate any feelings of worthlessness and depression you might be experiencing and offer a little hope. Stay strong!
Job searching as a fresh graduate is challenging. Internally and externally, navigating through the labor market as someone with no experience is difficult. Having gone through that experience myself, here are four things I wish I knew when I was a fresh graduate looking for my first job.
Like many people out there, I don't have a degree. Despite that, I was able to secure multiple promotions throughout my career, even into a position that normally requires a college degree. In this article, I provide advice and share my story.
Do you have plenty of education and experience but keep failing to land jobs? The problem could be the first impression you make with your resume.
If you know how to work on the Grumman LLV, you have a deep knowledge of auto mechanics and safe practices, and you have good safety inspection capabilities, you will have no problem passing the USPS 941 Automotive Bench Test.
You just had an interview — congrats! Now, onto the next steps. How should you follow up?
A cover letter is an excellent business strategy that shows your professionalism with communication skills that matter.
Digital nomads from around the world are being invited to live and work in Georgia for a year visa-free. This article is intended as a guide for travellers hoping to take advantage of this great opportunity.
How could we have foreseen that this would be the best thing that would ever happen to us! Or was it?
Here is a look at how the recent pandemic is changing the landscape of the North American labour force.
A competency-based interview demonstrates the applicant's skills and determines whether they have the ability to work in a given environment. This article looks at tips on how to prepare answers for your interview using the STAR method.
Sometimes, remaining interested in your job can be difficult, and enjoying it may seem entirely out of the question. But is it worth it to up and quit? Asking yourself these five questions may give you a more objective picture of your situation.
Here are six pieces of advice on how to find a new job quickly. Firstly you are going to need to set aside one hour a day. Next you need to set up alerts on job platforms and you need to become very proactive and keep up the job search on a daily basis.
You can save a lot of money as you travel in your RV if you are willing to be a work-camper. A work-camper performs menial tasks that keep the campground functioning smoothly. The pay may be minimum wage, but you will be putting money in your savings account while staying in a campground.
As you go through a company's interview process, you're interviewing the company too! Asking the right questions to the right people can help you learn more about the role you're considering taking on. As you ask questions, be mindful of the professional scope of your interviewers.
Virtual job interviews are becoming more commonplace. But just because you won't be at an interview in person doesn't mean the interview will be any easier. You need to prepare for a virtual job interview just as much as an in-person interview.
Everybody hates the unemployment system, and I am no different. Here are some things that I find wrong with it.
Jobs are scarce in the Philippine labor market. Government restrictions have shuttered businesses and people have lost jobs as a result. Luckily, job sites are still around to help us find our next job.
Self-assessment makes you become aware of your talents and skills, of what makes you unique. You want potential employers to notice you as one of the best candidates for the job. This is what will encourage them to invite you for an interview.
To make an informed decision, it is best to have all the possibilities of choice! I gathered the experience of a good friend of mine with the Canadian Express to give you a different perspective of the program.
In October 2019, I became a Permanent Resident of Canada via the Express Entry Program. From the moment I made up my mind to immigrate to Canada to the time it happened, it took about a year. But how did it all start?
To practically follow your passion is all about being prepared before you make the decision to jump. It's no easy choice to make. But when you do, you'll thank yourself.
Check out all the things you need to have in a job interview. I bet there's a few you wouldn't think of besides your resume or portfolio.
If you're a millennial who's planning a career change, working abroad is just one of the many options. Among other things, working abroad opens up possibilities and new perspectives. It will allow you to immerse in a different culture and business environment, gain connections and get promoted.
Don't be nervous about your interview; be prepared.
After reading these tips, you no longer have to feel rejected and dejected. In your next job hunting, you will feel equipped and more prepared. You will get more leads and higher interview rates. You will be confident to hit the send button every time you submit your resume.
This article will review some jobs found in the operating room that require a high school diploma or GED. It will also explain a few things one can do to increase their chance of being employed by an OR.
For two months, I was unemployed and unmotivated. If you have the same feelings, you know how hard it is to get over the emotional slump. But the good news? Your unemployment period can be a window for discoveries, goal-setting, appreciating the simple joys of life, and building deeper connections.
If you've spent a few years working in corporate communications or public relations, you may be considering a graduate degree to advance your career. If you're thinking about pursuing an MBA or a Masters degree in Marketing, here are a few things to consider.
Here are six reasons why a teenager should get a part-time job.
Learn the best questions to ask in an interview to understand your employer and get honest answers. Use these questions to show that you're the best candidate for the job.
If you find yourself unemployed and without a vehicle, you might think that you've hit rock bottom. But before you decide that life isn't worth living anymore, take a few minutes and learn these five ways that you can land a good job without having a car. They really might change your life!