While having the right qualifications for a job is very important, it does not automatically mean you will be offered the job. Learn how to ace a job interview.
Being a part of the entertainment industry doesn't have to be frustrating. Do your research, be smart, and stay motivated in order to succeed.
If you are a frustrated artist who has not practiced his craft for a long time, here are some practical steps you can take to begin to rekindle and pursue your artistic passion.
No matter what you reason is for quitting your job, you need to do so in a polite and professional manner.
Washington DC is a growing business center for data collection, especially in the fields of international commerce, government, federal and world economies, health products and services, and the aerospace industry.
Preparing well for job interviews can help you feel much less like you were stepping off a cliff into the unknown! The following interview questions are 100 of the most-asked and most important.
A recent study released by Ladders.com, an online job matching service, showed that Recruiters only spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing each resume in a job search. Here's how to make sure yours stands out in 6 seconds, so that you make it to the next step.
I highlight unconventional jobs for women that used to be for men only. These career fields have been off limits for women in the past but now can enter a field of their choice without any barriers.
One mega job-search site has gathered surveys from employees and former workers of over 500 companies across America. The results tell us which companies are the best places to work overall and we can search the list by state and city. Here we look at the best of Irvine.
If you need a job, you can probably find one in Texas! Perhaps you're unemployed at 55+, a Veteran or widowed and never worked. Texas has agencies funded to help you find new employment fast.
Fast-growth jobs in the Greater Dallas Area abound in Information Technology (IT) as well as in Healthcare, the Aerospace Industry, Education, Audio-Visual Collections, and Bus Drivers. Green Industries also offer considerable occupational growth as they augment and even replace petroleum based fuels and products.
Crafters have a unique set of skills that can be formatted in a resume for maximum employment potential. Here are tips on writing a resume when you have been out of work or worked from home.
Get that teaching job of your dreams with these tips and tricks from a teacher who's been there and done that. Learn about portfolios, resume tips and much more.
Considering applying for a job you love but you don't have all the qualifications or years of experience? With the right resume and interview tactics, it's possible to land a job without enough years of experience or all the specific skills if you can back up your qualifications in other areas.
With agoraphobia, it's hard to get out to work, or even go to work. There are alternatives where you can make money without going out.
A career plan will take you from where you are today to where you want to be in your business life. Choose your career and goals, start where you are, and get rolling!
Lying on your resume will be discovered and the larger the lie and the more famous you seem to be in a high- end job, the more likely you will be discovered... But does it matter?
Flight and transport nursing are becoming more important in recent years, given the development of high-tech treatment centers requiring air travel. Another change is the increase in aerospace work under the umbrella of Google in LunarX technologies and Asteroid Mining. The new Space Industry requires more nurses than ever.
Everything you every wanted to know (or didn't) about being an expat in Saudi Arabia. A full survival guide for expatriates in KSA.
The story of how I went from The Coupon Lady to becoming a Consumer Advocate for Shop Rite. Includes why I loved being an entrepreneurial mom.
You have applied for a student visa to study in Germany, but unfortunately your student visa has been refused. You are devastated and can't figure out why your visa was refused. Here are some reasons.
So you need to find yourself a new job or career because you left your last one, and unfortunately there's just no way of avoiding that dreaded job interview. Preparation is key.
INFP personality types love to express inspirations for practical and helpful results. A future overall plan provides security, and job satisfaction requires creating something unique.
The ten most common questions asked in the final round of a job interview. Prepare your answers for these questions and you will be set for the final step!
If you've been downsized or fired or your employer has shut its doors, take these 12 action steps now. Follow these tips to keep the money coming in, prepare for your future, and take care of you.
If you're on the hunt for a new job, let these motivational quotes and words of wisdom lift you up along the way.
The trick of interviewing for any job, never mind teaching, naturally lies in knowing what your interviewers are looking for. That said, with a teaching position in particular, you should ask yourself if you really want to fit that mold. You shouldn't go into teaching just because you need work. You shouldn't necessarily become what it is your interviewers want, because there's no way to sustain that pretense once the school year begins.
If you started to have thoughts about quitting your job, let me tell you, the thoughts won't just magically go away. Start listening to your intuition and know when it's time to call it quits. Don't put yourself through any more misery.
With 17 years of experience in training interviewers, here's what they've told me they're looking for when they ask those tough interview questions.
The "career focus" is typically the first section found in professional resumes. As a result, what you write there can have a huge impact on the first impression you give to prospective employers.
By the end of 2014, over 943,000 openings for Truck Drivers were advertised across all internet sources in the USA. Other openings were posted with Truck Driving Schools. It's a big opportunity.
I, like many Americans, am currently considering a career change. I also like words that start with the letter "c."
If you are ready to start making your own money, try these 11 ideas to give your bank account a boost and your parent's wallet a break.
What jobs will be in demand in 2050? How will the job market change in the future and what skills will workers need? Find out the top career paths for the future and how to get a jump start on them.
During job interviews and career fairs, college students often face Behavioral Job Interview questions using the S.T.A.R. method. How to avoid common mistakes and create a positive impact.
If your teacher assistant has been an excellent helper, be sure to write a letter of recommendation. These sample letters will help you write your own letter.
You're bound to be asked about your strengths and weaknesses in a job interview in some way, shape or form so it's crucial you have some great answers prepared. Need help? Let's go!
Does you job history look spotty? Here's how to deal with a gap in employment on your resume, and how to answer interview questions about it!
Who's hiring? Economic recovery in jobs became more visible in October, 2012 and even more substantial in 2014. Learn what jobs are in highest demand for now and in the future.
Not only is it hard to find a job, but it can also be hard to know what job or career to look for and how to get started on your search. Personality type provides a way to understand how to approach job hunting, helpful even to the gentle, compliant INFJ.
There are millions of students who haven’t decided what they’ll do, what they’re going to be or what they want to be. This post is going to discuss career options specifically for Humanities students.
Losing your job can mean a number of bad things from financial insecurity to loss of insurance. Yet, in the midst of everything bad, are there benefits to being laid off?
Six different sectors of employment are explored for those who have a degree in political science here in Canada.
Phoenix lost many jobs in the Recession of 2008 -2010, but began to recover during 3rd Quarter 2011. With a job surge in 2012, Phoenix enters 2013 with the most on-seasonal new jobs created in the local market for some time. The Biomedical and Aerospace Industries are chief among those that will lead the new decade.
California experienced financial setbacks in the 2000s, but aerospace began to grow. California is home to more aerospace companies in NASA's Commercial Crew than any other US State. Go Mars! Go Moon!
Getting a job is one thing, but getting the career you really want is going to take a little more legwork. So if you're wondering how to get a good job, then look no further, these tips have you covered.
You've submitted your application and have just gotten a call for an interview. How can you prepare to ace that job interview? One of the best job interview tips you can follow is to prepare for the questions you will be asked. You may not know...
Most of us fantasize about quitting our jobs but few of us ever really do it. I'm here to tell you that you need to quit that boring job you hate and start earning a living on your own terms.
If you are looking for a fascinating career, you might consider becoming a parapsychologist. Find out what it takes to become a parapsychologist and where you can find parapsychology courses.
In a perfect world, employers would get to really know you before they made a decision. That's not the case, so you need to craft the ideal resume to stand out from the crowd. Learn how to do so below with the trick of a first-date mindset!
The Top 15 Fastest-Growing Oklahoma Jobs include occupations in the Transportation Industry, Healthcare Industry and Information Technology (IT).
This article as a resource for all the hippies, bohemians, and free spirits who are creative, hardworking, and need to find a way to make ends meet. Includes many ideas and links for your job search.
Since the lemonade stand is now technically illegal in most U.S states, how can kids make money? Here are 11 awesome ways for kids to make money on the side, and have fun at the same time.
Kroger is a supermarket chain that owns many brands: Ralph's, Fred Meyer, Harris Teeter, and more. These stores stretch across the U.S. and have been serving customers since the 1880's.
Teens need a resume if they hope to get a job in this bad economy. Many teens think they don't have any skills, but this article outlines skills most teens already have.
Although Texas slower than some other US States to accept ARRA Stimulus Funding, Tyler and the East Texas region were allocated funding with excellent results. Jobs have been increasing since 2005.
For a job interview, are you prepared to answer every crazy, impossible question without exposing your flaws? Prepare for your interview by reading these right answers to those very wrong questions.
How do I become a railroad conductor? I will answer your questions about that as well as some other questions that have to do with becoming a conductor for the railroad.
Step aside high school work experience and college clubs! Here's how to update your resume with real work experience to keep your career going after your first job.
Many have great experiences with the JET Program, but there are also some horror stories. If you are thinking about breaking your JET contract, read this article to help you decide.
In this article, I detail the steps for creating and organizing a teaching portfolio. I include information about the collection process and putting it all together with lots of photo examples.
The United Parcel Service is a leader in the delivery industry. Use this guide to help you land a job with this busy company.
Ever feel like you can't manage your career and your home life? Like you are on the brink of a meltdown because you keep getting pulled in every direction? This is our story of finding balance and manageability when we didn't think it was possible!
The answers to some basic questions about employee non-compete agreements and your options if asked to sign one.
This article explores what is involved in writing an effective cover letter for a job application and includes tips and procedures on how to make it practical, noticeable and compelling.
Whether it’s because we’ve been offered a better position, escaping a toxic work environment, or relocating, quitting a job can be an intimidating prospect. Here’s how to quit your job the right way.
Can you imagine being given three months off work on full pay? I was fortunate to be given this opportunity and to be able to make a plan to enjoy it.
This article contains a list of positive descriptive words. If you have a job interview, you can use these adjectives to describe your skills, qualities, and traits.
Introverted personalities are often assumed to be loners – people who don’t like the company of others, and are therefore happiest in jobs where they can work alone. This is a complete misunderstanding of introversion!
Be prepared for your job interviews by knowing and understanding that there are certain questions that you do not have to answer. In fact,...
An HR insider reveals 5 things companies won't tell you about applying for a job. If you're feeling unlucky in your job search and locked out of the hiring process, get the inside scoop here.
Hard to know what job or career to look for and how to start your search? Personality type provides a way to understand how to approach job hunting, even for the mixed signals tendency of the INFP.
What are good communication skills? Almost every job posting these days says candidates must have good communication skills. Here's how to show your future employer you've got what they want!
Finding correct information about how to obtain a teaching certificate in Florida can be tricky. Here's up-to-date advice from someone who just jumped through all of the hoops!
Here is an explanation of what makes a quality résumé objective statement, as well as examples of objectives in the hospitality industry.
When there are things in your past that are not so good, employers may be hesitant. Applicants need to focus on the skills and talents that would make them a valuable member of their team.
This article is a collection of sample interview questions and answers for special education teachers. It also contains a number of tips and considerations for the interview.
Jobs that may be energizing long term, helpful even for you ENTPs who like more the idea of a new job than following through with the current one.
Sometimes the mental gymnastics that go into deciding whether or not to quit your job can be more stressful than the actual act of quitting your job. Here are some things to consider before you quit.
Having a good job doesn't always mean you should keep it forever. Thinking about quitting? Here are ten reasons why leaving a good job might be a good idea.
Several suggestions for jobs for retired teachers are offered here, including teaching opportunities and other types of work. Written by a retired public high school teacher.
After all the demanding work of resumes, cover letters, applications, researching the company thoroughly and completing a good interview, don't just leave and hope they call you! There are a few more great steps you can take to stand out from other job candidates in a professional way.
There are a couple different ways to become an ophthalmic technician. On the job training is the most common and easiest way to accomplish the goal. This article tells you exactly how to start a career in ophthalmology.
If you want to know the possible questions you'll be asked at the police oral exam interview, here are the most common. We've explained how to answer and how not to answer such questions.
If you've been asked to do an exit interview before you leave your job, here are some important things you should take into consideration.
Do you want to move to Hollywood and become a movie star? Before you drop everything and move to Los Angeles, educate yourself! Stay smart while chasing your dream.
What are Returnships? We will define them here and provide links to the most popular ones currently available. Returnships are growing in popularity.
Unemployment can be overwhelming, but I am here to offer some tips on how to be productive during your period of unemployment, and where to start with the job search process
Instructions for how to acquire the skills you need to get a job as a legislative assistant on Parliament Hill in a Member of Parliament's office in Ottawa.
If you need to fill a void in your resume, or are just graduating from college, use club participation to help showcase your skills to potential employers. This article shows you how to best showcase your club talents.
Have you ever wondered how to compile your artwork into a convenient digital form that you can submit to potential employers? I outline how you can accomplish it in no time.
I've never met anyone who went to school to become a property manager or landlord. Everyone in my field happened to fall into the profession, and almost all of them really love going to work.
My type, INFP, the Healer, is a type associated with dreamers: musicians, writers and artists. But how do you get a dream to pay the bills?
At some point, virtually everyone loses their job for one reason or another. The initial setback is hard, but taking the right measures in the beginning can help in the long run!
This is to provide you with tips on applying as a public school teacher in the Philippines. It’s quite easy to be a public school teacher if you have the credentials. Just be prepared for a bit of competition among other teacher-applicants since there are many aspirants in the public school system. This may be attributed to the fact that the public school system offers a more competitive salary and benefits than most private schools in the Philippines.
How can you get a feelling for how your phone interview went? Here are six clues as to whether your phone interview went well or badly.
So you have an interview? It's okay to be nervous, but make sure that you know the answer to these important questions...
Expert advice from a career consultant on how to land interviews and get good job offers! How to move ahead in today's competitive job market.
Looking for some ideas regarding jobs that pay well without a college degree? We take a look at all sorts of well-paying jobs that do not require a college education.
Leaving your first or even second job with less than 1 year there can be a tricky decision. Consider your future career path, your next job and your finances before making the move.
These tips can help you let go of anger, grief, and fear when you're fired from your job so that you can get back on your feet and start moving forward again in positive ways.
A new year is approaching, prompting many job seekers to increase their time commitment to finding a new job or kickstart it. Regardless of your reason, what are some things you can do to stand out?
Quitting your job to change careers can trigger both feelings of fear and hope. These survival tips can help ease your worries when you want to quit your job and start fresh in a new vocation.
Perfect plan for students graduating from high school but not ready for college: The Americorps NCCC program. Teens and young adults can volunteer for 10 months of volunteer service with a financial and education stipend while doing good for others.
Writing a meaningful objective for a resume can delay the completion of the document. To ease this process, this article shares inside information on effective objective statements that will result in more interviews (with video and written examples).
Thai contracts can vary by the type of school or company that you are planning to work for and there are some key points you want to clarify before signing a contract. Don't worry. I'm here to help!
Part-time employment opportunities are ideal for students, homemakers, retirees and others who don't need or want to work full time. Here are descriptions of ten different types of part-time jobs
Interviewing for a job can be a very nerve-wracking experience. If you're anything like me, you will never fully overcome your nerves and that's okay. In order to compensate for your nerves though, the best thing you can do is prepare.
There are a lot of guides and books on how to get a job but I have yet to find one that really touches home. I've put together some pointers from personal experience that will help get you hired!
Many British people, and other nationalities too, come to Tenerife, or want to come to the island, thinking it will be easy to get work there. This article explains how to find a job on the island.
Why do employers conduct phone or video interviews? What should you know to perform well when they occur? This article provides you with tips on how to be successful when you have such interviews.
Even if you never want to see your last Boss again, it is vitally important to avoid any negative comments when being asked about your previous manager or supervisor in a job interview. Here's how.
It happens to virtually everyone and has likely happened to a friend, family member or colleague. So, what do you say?
Ever wanted to know what it's really like to be a crime scene cleaner? This is not for the weak of appetites!
Ever wondered what it's like to be an exotic dancer? Curious whether or not it might be a fun job for you? Take some level-headed tips from an experienced dancer before you dive in.
The best jobs for parents with children in school from 8 AM to 3 PM that do not require a University degree.
Applying for a new job while you're still employed? Here are ten reasons that you can use for your new prospective employer if they ask why.
What are common interview questions that may have tricky answers? How should you dress? This article will provide some helpful information to help you prepare for your interview for the healthcare field.
Yes, you won't ever know exactly how your job interview will go, but you should control your fate to the best of your abilities by going to the interview prepared!
Write a letter of reference that will stand out from the crowd and yield results. Here are useful tips on creating a persuasive endorsement letter for scholarships, employment, or school admission.
The old advice from HR professionals was to cover tattoos and remove any piercings before job interviews so you could look the part. Does that advice still apply? Do you still need to hide body art?
If you've never found your calling, it might be because you're good at so many things that you're a multipotentialite! Multiple careers is the name of the game.
Getting that job offer can be exciting, but it may help to take a "cooling off" period before agreeing to any terms.
Do you have a job which which will not be replaced by a robot within the next five years? If you don't, perhaps you might like to retrain for one of these robot-proof jobs!
With 3 out of 5 PhD graduates seeking employment outside of academia, why aren’t graduate programs doing more to prepare their students for non-academic careers?
One of the most difficult questions faced during a job interview are questions about conflict, as there are multiple ways to respond. This article covers how to respond to any question about conflict.
Applying for jobs is not the only way to meet job search requirements. This is a list of the many different activities that count towards meeting the number of job searches you are required to make each week to continue receiving unemployment benefits.
If you haven't made your mind up about quitting, try my ten tips to see if it's the right move for you.
Personality type provides a way to understand how to approach job hunting, helpful even for those more driven - seemingly impatient and obsessive - ISTJ types.
Teen resumes should include extra-curricular activities a teen has participated in, as well as community service and awards. This article gives examples in each category.
Writing a cover letter is often the most dreaded part of the job search and application process. Learning how to create a versatile template for any job will make it quick and simple to update your cover letter for each job application.
Becoming a fighter pilot is the dream of many, but only a few complete the grueling training. Here is what you need to do to become a fighter pilot in your country's Air Force.
Every job you take without negotiating leaves money on the table. Learn how to have the salary negotiation conversation with a recruiter in the job application process with 2 to 10 years of experience as an engineer.
After writing resumes, cover letters, and job applications, candidates hope to interview well, impress the hiring officer, and secure the job. Here's what to avoid saying during the interview.
Pueblo is in an American Banana Belt on the east side of the Rocky Mountains. Pueblo offers historic areas and a low cost of living.
Searching for a job is tough on your self-esteem and confidence, yet staying strong and confident is critical for landing that perfect job. Below are three strategies to help you stay focused, strong and confident while unemployed, underemployed and searching for your next job.
Shocking true stories of what hiring managers say after you interview for a job. Here's how to avoid being trashed afterward!
Previously, I wrote about job hunting and answering tough interview questions. Reflecting back on what I wrote, I saw that I had neglected a very important topic---what to wear to an interview. Here are my thoughts.
Downshifting is a gradual process to find a work-life balance that fits you and your family best. Each person's path will be different - there is no right or wrong. Downshift to find the most healthy, happy and comfortable life for you, preferably before retirement!
Jobs in West Virginia are increasing in truck driving, health care, and information Technology. Tourism and retail positions are growing, too, because of the recognized natural landmarks in W. Va.
The value of specialized career training should not be overlooked. An expensive college education is often not enough or not even required.
Are you afraid to quit your job even though the stress at work has become unbearable? Here are some tips to help you decide if you should leave your job even when you are scared.
More and more people are having to work 2 or more jobs just to survive. Will the economy ever improve or is this the new normal?
When applying for a Machine Learning Engineer or Data Scientist position you need to be ready for these interview questions. Find questions and answers to prepare for your next interview in the artificial intelligence field.
Do you ever feel anxious about carrying on a spontaneous conversation with someone? Check out these tips and tools for thinking on your feet.
Since 2010, summer jobs for adults, youth, and senior citizens have been increasing after a drastic drop in seasonal employment that resulted in federal funding changes in 2000. Better jobs are here.
When replying to a job ad by email, every word in your message counts. From writing a clear subject line to using a professional name, your attention to detail will increase your chances of getting called in for an interview. Here are more tips to ensure your emailed job application will be opened.
Whether you’ve recently lost your job, or just in the market for something new, job hunting can be a time consuming, unsure and painful undertaking. Take the time to prepare and you'll have much higher chances of landing that next great job you're looking for.
The National Guard offers men and women the opportunity to train and help defend their country while also having and home and civilian job. For some, the Air National Guard offers the opportunity to fly military aircraft and for a select few being a weekend warrior involves being a jet fighter pilot.
How do you explain a gap in employment history on a resume or doing a job interview? Do you even have to? Read this guide to find out.
Free-spirits supplied with nothing but a dream and a duffel bag move to the city of angels on a daily basis pursuing unique versions of Hollywood happiness.
This page is for you if you're looking to ask absolutely unique questions which will inform, interest and impress your Interviewer to your advantage.
Hard to know what job or career to look for and how best to find one? Personality type provides a way to know how to approach job hunting, even for the seemly aloof and sometimes argumentative INTJ.
"Where do you see yourself in 5 years' time?" is a common interview question that helps the hiring manager determine how loyal you will be to the company and your plans for the future.
Helpful interview tips for teens looking for jobs. Includes possible questions you may be asked and questions you can ask during interviews.
Learn how easy it is to combine your sales skills and love of shopping into an exciting, fun, and eventually lucrative job simply by establishing relationships with the shop owners you visit anyway.
Use of standard cover letters may not disqualify you from being considered for job, but it is a missed opportunity to stand out as an applicant. Here are tips on how to personalize cover letters.
Starting a new job can be scary. By doing some preparation beforehand you can hit the ground running on your first day.
Have you thanked an engineer lately? Engineers are creative problems solvers who contribute their knowledge of science, technology, math, and logical thinking to make the world go 'round.
My experience looking for and applying for jobs and moving to China. The documents absolutely required in order to move to China.
Very few people know how to write a good application letter . This article will give you an idea of how to write a letter of application which will be certain of gaining you an interview or a job
Since 2010, news from BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK has been that Canada and Australia were little touched by The Great Recession. New jobs continue to increase.
How to respond to a recruiter email in 2019. Whatever the situation, knowing how to respond to a recruiter inquiry is an essential career skill. Here are five examples to help point you in the right direction.
If you are going for an interview any time soon then these 100 desktop support engineer questions and answers will definitely help.
With the unemployment rate at 9% or above the last three or four years, finding a steady job has gotten pretty hard. As you may already know, the retail giant Walmart does really well through good times and bad times. If you've never thought about...
If you want to get into project management, here are 30 entry level jobs that you can apply for that will help you gain the experience to move into a career as a project manager
The 15 warning signs indicating it's time to find another position. Move on to another job before your work becomes soul-crushing, empty, and gives you job burnout. How to know when it's time to go.
Mystery shopping is a great way to earn additional money. It is also a great way to obtain free goods and try things (like an expensive restaurant or a fancy hotel) which you might not be able to afford otherwise. Try it and have fun!
Job Corps is a great next step after high school. Job Corps provides free vocational training, with free room and board included, for young adults ages 16 to 24.
Get your job search organized! Between job applications, and recruiters, interviews, how do you keep track of it all in an extended job search? Keep track of the jobs you applied for in Excel or another spreadsheet application and start to learn more about your job hunting trends.