4 of the Best Times to Follow Up With a Hiring Manager

Written by Jasmin Esse'ka Raye on
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Be honest, after submitting an application for a job you really want, you’re probably anxious to follow up with a hiring manager about the status of your candidacy.

That’s fine and all, but doing it too soon could, unfortunately, cost you a good job opportunity.

To help you out, here are 4 of the best times to follow up: 2 times for before the interview and 2 times for after you’ve been interviewed: [click to continue…]

6 Soft Skills That Will Get You Shortlisted

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Ever felt like you know for sure that you’re qualified, but you’re super nervous about going in for an interview with a new employer?

I mean you have the qualifications for the job, but you feel like there’s something more that you need to display to make sure you leave no doubt in the hiring manager’s mind that you’re the one…..

What you’re probably not considering is what’s called soft skills. Employers looove applicants with good soft skills.

And here are six that you will want every employer to know you have during your upcoming job interviews: [click to continue…]

What Is The Gig Economy: A Quick Reference

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The gig economy is on the rise.

And even working professionals like yourself are becoming move involved with it as a way to earn a little extra income from time to time.

In case you don’t know what the gig economy is–but have heard of the term before–here is a quick reference for you to refer to: [click to continue…]

3 Ways Google Will Slow Down Your Job Search

Written by Jasmin Esse'ka Raye on
African American woman discouraged and sitting at desk.

There’s a lot of great uses for Google. Really, there is.

But when it comes to the whole job search process, you really have to be careful about the information you’re coming across and using….especially if you want to see results.

Some people don’t believe me when I tell them this, but Google can actually slow down your job search.

As a matter of fact, you may be suffering from the unintended effects of ‘Using Google for my job search-itis’

Click here to find out if you are: [click to continue…]

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