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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, […]

Getting Dressed for Your Dream Job: A Before & After Look

Blog and photos by Bock Szymkowicz, Career Development Specialist, and Francisco Vasquez, Manager, Instruction and Curriculum  These five Byte Back students are graduating from Byte Back and ready to start interviewing for jobs. But before they book those interviews, they needed a wardrobe to match their skill sets and levels of confidence. That’s where A Wider Circle‘s professional clothing shop […]

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 […]

The Perfect Fit: Proving You’re a Match for the Job!

This is part one of five in a blog series that will help you effectively tailor your cover letter and resume to any position to help you stand out and get interviews. We’ll share specific techniques that are proven to work. A fictional position will be used throughout the series to help you apply these tips. By Bock […]