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?
Money is an uncomfortable topic for a lot of people, which is what makes asking for a raise or negotiating your salary so difficult. However, these conversations are important to have in order for you to get the paycheck you truly deserve and the financial wellness that would allow you to thrive. That said, the …
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 …
Acing the job interview is your last hurdle before landing your dream job. With something so important on the line, you don’t want your wardrobe to eliminate you before the interview starts. In this post, we’ll share easy ways to know exactly what to wear and everything you need to know about how to select …
At NG Career Strategy, our mission of helping job seekers becoming smarter about the job search has always been a labor of love. Hearing the success stories of our clients and followers makes every bit of that labor worth it but it certainly doesn’t hurt to receive an award for all that hard work as …
Updated June, 2020 Preparing questions to ask your interviewers, is an important part of job interview preparation. Your interviewer wants to know that you are genuinely interested in the role and have the ability to engage in conversation. Questions to the interviewer help to achieve this. The questions you ask will also provide you with …
Updated: January 2021 When a job offer is on the table it can be difficult to know how much leverage you have for negotiation, particularly when it comes to putting together a comfortable benefits package. Most people have a hard number in mind salary-wise when they head into a job interview, but leave benefits more …
Updated: January 2021 Most job searches take an average of 6 months to complete. But there are ways to accelerate the search and land more offers in less time. In this blog post we’ll share a case study on how one executive went from zero offers to 2 offers in 2 weeks. We’ll show you …
Updated: December 2020 Do you feel like you’re spending a ton of time in your job search but producing very little results? If you’re struggling to land interviews, even after sending tons of applications, then it’s time to try a new strategy. Networking strategy is where need to focus if you hope to uncover key …
Updated: January 2021 Communicating your career accomplishments on your resume is critical. The market for jobs is competitive so you have to use your accomplishments to stand out. In this blog post we will define accomplishments, explain how to create yours, and provide examples. Figuring Out Career Accomplishments is a Common Challenge When working with …