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Category: Job Search

Life After Graduation – What’s Next?

Posted on April 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Job Search. Comments Off on Life After Graduation – What’s Next?

Just about to graduate and not sure what the next step is after your graduation? Whether you’ve got your nine to five all planned out or you’re unaware of the post-graduate options available to you, turning those “what are you doing after graduation” questions into reality doesn’t have to be as scary as it might … Read More »

How to Follow-Up After You Didn’t Get the Job

Posted on March 9th, by Henry Goldbeck in Interviewing Advice, Job Search. Comments Off on How to Follow-Up After You Didn’t Get the Job

There are few things more discouraging than a phone call or email advising, “Sorry, you didn’t get the job”.  It especially stings if you felt you performed well in the interview and it was for a job you really wanted.

So, what went wrong? You don’t have to wonder. In fact, we recommend you follow up … Read More »

4 Crucial Steps to Prepare for an Interview

Posted on February 8th, by Henry Goldbeck in Interviewing Advice, Job Search, Resume Writing. Comments Off on 4 Crucial Steps to Prepare for an Interview

Your cover letter and resume are great for getting your foot in the door. But once you get called in for an interview, how you conduct yourself and the answers you give are what will determine whether you get the job or not. Prepare to sell yourself well by following these 4 critical tips:

Research the … Read More »

Combat Job Search Fatigue

Posted on January 13th, by Henry Goldbeck in Job Search. Comments Off on Combat Job Search Fatigue

Henry Goldbeck came across the question “How to Combat Job Search Depression?” and shared his thoughts on it below:

“The biggest reason for job search depression is focusing on things out of your control. If you focus on what you can control and stay disciplined, you will feel much better during the job search and be less likely to become depressed or discouraged.

What can you control?

Your research of opportunities, … Read More »

Discreetly Attract Recruiters with LinkedIn’s Open Candidates Feature

Posted on December 14th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Job Search. Comments Off on Discreetly Attract Recruiters with LinkedIn’s Open Candidates Feature

LinkedIn recently implemented a new feature called Open Candidates, which discreetly signals to hiring managers and recruiters that you are interested in finding a new job. The beauty of this concept is that it can help you find new opportunities without raising any red flags at your current place of employment; the feature allows you … Read More »