career tips

Don’t Forget to Smile: A Job Tip You Can’t Miss

By Dometria Coleman, Administrative Assistant My first professional office job was as a receptionist in a personal injury law firm. A job answering the phone – now this should be easy … or so I thought. “Good morning, this is Dometria. How may I direct your call?” I must admit, it was the most boring, […]

Staying Motivated During the Job Search

By Bock Szymkowicz, Career Development Specialist We’re here to help you set and reach your career goals with our Goal Setting Blog Series. Start with Step 1: Your Interests & Strengths >> Now, the most important step: maintaining it. Like any big goal, from a new gym goal to education, there will be times when you hit a wall, when you aren’t […]

Step 3: Stay PACED in Your Employment Goals

We’re here to help you set and reach your career goals with our Goal Setting Blog Series. Start with Step 1: Your Interests & Strengths >> Your Career Goals – Step 3: Stay PACED in Your Employment Goals By Bock Szymkowicz, Career Development Specialist Not everything always goes as planned in the job search process. Many dilemmas can pop up, […]

Simon Says: “Follow Job Posting Instructions”

This is the final part of a five-part blog series on tailoring your cover letter and resume to any position so you will get noticed. A fictional position is used throughout the series to help you apply these tips. This part is dedicated to following application instructions. If you haven’t already, start the process off right with […]

Cover Letter Mad Libs: Making Job Applications Fun!

This is part four of a five-part blog series on tailoring your cover letter and resume to any position so you will get noticed. A fictional position is used throughout the series to help you apply these tips. This part is dedicated to tailoring your cover letter. Start the tailoring process right with part one of […]

Tailor Swift: How To Tailor Your Resume FAST!

This is part three of a five-part blog series on tailoring your cover letter and resume to any position so you will get noticed. A fictional position will be used throughout the series to help you apply these tips. This part is dedicated to tailoring your resume. Start the tailoring process right with part one of […]