Still No Job Offer? Why Hiring Managers Don’t Respond Faster

April 25th, 2014

You recently had a job interview and walked out feeling pretty good about it. You seem like the perfect fit for the position, you clicked really well with the interviewing team and they said you’d be hearing from them very soon. But then you don’t. After a week or so, you’re probably wondering if that… Read More

Closing the Skills Gap: 5 Ideas for Locating Tough-to-Find Talent

April 18th, 2014

What is the skills gap? Employers claim that they cannot find workers with the skills they need; in fact, according to a recent industry survey, 52 percent of U.S. employers are struggling to fill open positions. One source of this problem could be the disconnect between how educators and employers rate college graduates’ preparedness. While… Read More

How to Prepare Fast for a Short-Notice Interview

April 11th, 2014

You’ve just gotten a call for a job interview with a great company, but they want to meet with you tomorrow. How can you prepare for an interview—and hope to succeed—on such short notice? Most of the job search literature out there focuses on long-term, carefully planned employment hunts. But if you follow to these… Read More

Ready to Grow Your Career? Try These Six Strategies

April 4th, 2014

Spring is a time of growth, so why not think about how you can grow your career? No matter how happy you are in your current job, chances are there’s a lot more you could be doing to create future success for yourself. If you’re ambitious, what can you do to develop new skills in… Read More