Free Job Search Resources
Ebooks, guides, templates, and more to help you grow.
Free Video - Resume Writing Mini Course
A FREE Resume Crash Course where you'll learn how professionals like you are landing more interviews quicker.
Free e-Book: 10 Resume Eyesores
An introductory guide to the top resume mistakes and how to avoid them.
Free E-Book: How To Write The Perfect Linkedin Headline
A comprehensive guide to writing a LinkedIn headline that speaks to your professional brand (and hiring managers)!
6 Steps for Breaking Out of a Job Hunt Rut
Before you continue your job search, you’ll want to know everything there is to identifying and getting around the job hunt rut.
Job Offer Negotiation – How to get paid what you deserve
We’ll break down the offer in order for you to prepare to negotiate terms closer to your goals/objectives.
20 Questions You should never ask in an interview
Asking great questions can turn the a hopeless interview around; conversely, asking bad questions can be a death sentence for what started as a great interaction.
How to Tailor your resume and become the best fit for the job
To maximize your job search, you must customize your resume to the target role, company, and industry.
What is your salary expectation? 8 things you need to know about this interview question
Answering questions about salary may be low on your priority list, but it’s important to handle the conversation with confidence
10 things you should avoid when applying for a job online
Here are 10 mistakes you should avoid at all costs when applying for a job online.
How to Dress for a job interview
With something so important on the line, you don’t want your wardrobe to eliminate you before the interview starts.
The 5 biggest mistakes every job seeker makes
This E-Book goes over 5 mistakes you might be making in your job search.
How to fix your broken career resolutions – 6 simple tips you can use today
What happens when you just can’t seem to keep your job search resolutions from year to year?
Career re-entry is probably the toughest career move to make. It requires someone who hasn’t worked in a while to jump back into the job search, identify their most marketable current skills despite having a resume gap of greater than a year, and muster up the confidence to convince others their skills haven’t gone stale …
In Part 1 of my Career Exploration series, I share how to take stock of your current situation and do a deep dive into what’s really important for you in your career. If you are feeling like you can do better, or you are dreading going to work in the morning, or you’ve just lost …
If you are like most people, you are fairly content in your career. You’re probably also really good at what you do. After all, you’ve probably been doing it for a long time! But have you ever asked yourself if what you’re doing in your job is really what you want to be doing? Maybe …
Ageism is a very real challenge faced by 50+ job searchers everywhere. While age discrimination may add a layer of complexity to the job search, it is not impossible to overcome. In this blog post we will share tips for avoiding age discrimination in your resume, and a variety of solutions for overcoming ageism in …
Career change might seem like a huge challenge if you’re a professional in your 50s. However, change IS possible and might be easier than you think using a career pivot maneuver. In this blog post we’ll explain the difference between a career pivot and career change, and how to tackle the career pivot process. Signs …
You likely spend at least eight hours a day, five days a week working, which is a lot of your time. It’s important that during the week you’re focusing on your physical and mental health to help improve your wellbeing and stay happy. There are plenty of ways to boost your physical activity, eat healthily, …
Congratulations! You made it through all of the stages of the interview process and your dream company is making you a job offer. You’re on cloud nine until you get an email outlining your compensation package. It wasn’t what you anticipated. What do you do? In this post, we’ll break down the individual components of an …
Let’s face it: Making more money is something that many of us are interested in. We might want more responsibility, for example, and with that should come a boost in your paycheck. Or you might want to bring your salary into line with others in your profession. Finally, you might have gained some experience and …
Updated: January 2021 College graduation is a huge milestone and one of your greatest accomplishments. You feel like you’re on top of the world until you enter the job search. The job search can be a total downer after college graduation but it doesn’t have to be. With a smart approach and a little persistence, …
With the vast amount of online job postings, it can be overwhelming to commit to one particular job focus. However, it’s a lack of focus that will prevent you from branding yourself as a desirable job candidate. Hiring managers and HR personnel want to know you are 100% focused on their job. Otherwise, you will …