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Job Search Strategies

January 17, 2021

We are almost one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Coronavirus has significantly impacted and transformed our world. We spent most of 2020 adjusting to the “new norm,” and many of us had hoped to get back to a sense of normalcy of previous years. Well, here we are,…

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How to Identify a Job Search Scam During the COVID-19 Pandemic

August 16, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has created hardships for us all. Many people have lost their homes, jobs, and loved ones due to the pandemic. Those who found themselves unemployed are now scurrying to obtain new employment. The unemployment rate has increased, but many companies and industries are still hiring. There are…

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How to Bridge Your Employment During the COVID-19 Pandemic

July 19, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic may have eliminated your job as companies downsized to stay afloat. This situation is challenging as you may find that you are running out of money, food, medication, and the ability to pay your rent or mortgage. Unfortunately, you are not alone, and you may not find…

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How To Stay Positive During a Job Search

June 21, 2020

The job search process can be very stressful and full of disappointments. Most people will not get the first job they apply for, and the road to landing a new job may be longer for some, depending on their experience of levels and backgrounds. Though daunting, the job search process…

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Job Search Strategies During the COVID-19 Pandemic

May 17, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken society at its’ core while creating many hardships for so many people globally. We must stay grounded as we deal with all the changes that have now become our new normal. You may find yourself unemployed or seeking to leave your current employment due to…

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How to Alleviate Employment Gaps on Your Resume

March 16, 2020

Employments gaps can create additional issues for job seekers already having a difficult time with their job search. Huge employment gaps are especially challenging to overcome with some prospective employees who may question your commitment and dedication to your career. For this reason, it may be essential to fill in…

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How To Avoid Job Search Mistakes As An Entry-Level Worker

January 19, 2020

Many new college graduates or entry-level employees devalue their worth in the job market because they believe recruiters will not give them a chance due to their lack of experience.  They fail to realize that they have valuable transferable skills that can be leveraged to gain entry-level positions with growth…

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Are You the Victim of Racism During Your Job Search?

December 22, 2019

The job search process is difficult and stressful for job seekers in general.  As a racial minority, this stress can be magnified as racism is often challenging to prove because it is carefully masked behind rhetoric and practices that make it difficult for ethnic minorities to identify.  These veiled racist…

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Important Job Search Rules To Live By

July 21, 2019

Is your job search driving you crazy?  Do you feel like throwing in the towel?  Don’t worry, there is no need to do that! Here are five important job search rules to live by.

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Take Control of Your Job Search and Career

April 14, 2019

It can be very stressful and daunting to embark on a job search, especially when you are working a job or career path that makes you miserable. There is hope even though it may seem impossible to ever get out of that miserable situation. You have to keep optimistic energy…

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How to Identify Unethical Recruiting Techniques?

March 17, 2019

The job search process can be stressful and time consuming for job seekers. While searching for the perfect job opportunities, it is important to be mindful that not all job postings are legitimate job openings.  Scammers have come up with ways to attract vulnerable job seekers by requiring upfront fees…

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Important Job Search Tips for People Over 50 Years Old

February 17, 2019

If you are 50 years of age or older, you might find the job search process daunting and frustrating. Why does it seem as if employers do not want to hire anyone over age 50? Is it real or are we just imagining things?  No, it is very real! Age…

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