Make a Memorable Job Application

Posted by Adriana Campbell on Oct 18, 2020 9:59:10 PM

 

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Topics: Job Application, Self Exploration, Resume, Selling Yourself, Personal Branding

How to Professionally Write a Thank You Letter

Posted by Kyler Nelson on Oct 11, 2020 9:56:39 PM

This time of the year, many universities host an annual job fair. While it is important to be prepared before the job fair, there is a step that many people overlook after the job fair…

Thank You Letters

!This is a crucial aspect immediately following a networking event. A huge benefit of sending a thank you letter is that it will help you stand out from many other applicants. The recipient of the letter could even put it on display! Apart from that, there are many other benefits such as it demonstrates professionalism and is also a great way to stay in contact with potential employers.  Now, how exactly do you write a professional thank you letter?

How to write a professional thank you letter in 5 steps:

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Topics: Networking, Professional Skills, How To

Good Questions To Ask In A Job Interview

Posted by Pierce Ambas on Apr 3, 2020 2:18:55 AM


How To Ask The Right Questions In A Job Interview

Good job! You made it through your interview, but hold on, the interviewer turns the tables and asks one more question. That being, “Do you have any questions for me?” This will be a standard part of almost every interview, and it is a great idea to come prepared with a few questions. But before we get into that, you need to understand why this is so important.

The follow up questions after an interview are critical and may put you ahead of other applicants that ask weak or no questions at all. Asking the right questions shows that you are interested in the job, gives you an opportunity to demonstrate industry knowledge that demonstrates you would be a good fit, and last (but not least) it gives you a better understanding of the job and its requirements. To put it simply, asking the right questions gives you an edge over other applicants as well as making sure you have a good understanding of the job and what it may entail.



Now that you understand the importance of post interview questions, it’s time for you to prepare some open ended questions for your interview. A general rule of thumb is to prepare 3-5 open ended questions for you to ask.

A few questions you could ask are:

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Topics: Interview

How to Maintain a Conversation With Professionals: Networking Example

Posted by Jack Wharton on Apr 2, 2020 1:50:19 PM

How to Maintain a Conversation With Professionals: Networking Example

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Topics: Networking, Professional Skills, Selling Yourself

Understanding a Job Offer - Other than salary… What Else Do You Need?

Posted by Nate Stewart on Apr 2, 2020 1:47:42 PM

Understanding a Job Offer
-Other than salary… What Else Do You Need?
The first thing everybody thinks of when receiving a job offer is the salary. While this is important, there are many more factors to consider. What kind of benefits will I receive? Will I have a flexible schedule? Is there an opportunity for growth within the company? These are just some of factors that every potential employee needs to think about before accepting a job offer.
Benefits

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Topics: Interview, Job Offer, Professional Skills

The Keys Needed To Rock Your Phone Interview

Posted by Yosef Sisay on Apr 2, 2020 1:46:38 PM

The Keys Needed

To Rock Your Phone Interview

 

You have attended a job fair, made connections and impressions, chances are some of the companies you met want to learn more about you. If so, they might ask you to participate in a phone interview. First, you must understand the purpose of phone interviews. The recruiter wants to narrow down the number of incoming job applicants and they want the absolute best to bring in for face to face interviews. This can be nerve wracking because most students have never done a phone interview throughout their entire existence! Luckily, you have ample time to prepare for the interview. By taking the right steps you can build the confidence to rock any phone interview and score in-person interviews!

Let’s get started!

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Topics: Interview, Professional Skills, Interview Follow-up, Selling Yourself

The Importance of Researching a Company Before Interviewing

Posted by Rebecca Oberman on Apr 2, 2020 1:45:23 PM

The Importance of Researching a Company Before Interviewing

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Topics: Interview, First Impression, Career, Job Search, First Step, Job Tips, Professional Skills, Selling Yourself, Job Research, Dream Job

How to get an Informational Interview

Posted by Sarah Mitchell on Apr 2, 2020 1:43:32 PM

How to get an Informational Interview

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Topics: Interview, Networking, Professional Skills

Marketing Yourself Based On Your Personality

Posted by Helen Martin on Apr 2, 2020 1:42:06 PM

 

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Topics: Self Exploration, Trait, Selling Yourself, Personal Branding

How to Get Back on Your Feet After Handling A Job Rejection.

Posted by Alexa Lomangino on Apr 2, 2020 1:41:17 PM

 

 

How to Get Back on Your Feet After Handling A Job Rejection.


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Topics: Professional Skills, How To

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