The One Thing That Can Destroy Your Job Search

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iStockphoto We were all young once; we were all engaged in dangerous behaviors that included life-threatening stunts and less than legal activities. Why is this relevant to a job search, though? Just give me a sec and I’ll get into…

Tips For Changing Jobs in 2016

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Shutterstock Do you think this year could be the year you land your dream job? Well, why not? If you believe it’s high time that you make a change of scenery and apply for a job that is better suited…

How to Find Time to Learn New Skills

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See Also: How to Obtain New Skills in the Workplace If there is anything that you want to learn more about don’t put it on hold any longer. Create a list of the things that you want to become good…

Top 6 Most Overused Words in a Resume

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Hiring managers go through a lot of resumes in their careers. In fact, they have to review an average 118 resumes for every position they’re in charge of filling. And let’s say the company they work for posts an average…

Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Preparing for a Job Interview

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Ah, job interviews, the bane of every job seeker’s existence. They are just a dreadful business, aren’t they? Job interviews can be scary as hell, they can seriously deliver a blow on our self-confidence and they can screw up a…

4 Branding Resume Techniques You Need to Try

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Mainsteet Branding has been an indispensable tool of marketing since, well, the inception of marketing. Brands such as Nike, Sony and Coca Cola have used branding to create huge empires that are instantly recognizable by everyone in the world. So,…

5 Job Search Hacks Every Job Seeker Should Know

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The job market is tough, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that finding a job should be difficult. In fact, landing a job is easy; it’s just that you – and possibly your parents, think that it’s the hardest thing in…

Top 10 Unhealthiest Jobs in the World [Infographic]

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Some workplaces are just plain dangerous. You could get crushed by heavy machinery or even shot; the danger is plain to see. However, this is a completely different kind of danger to the unhealthy jobs in the infographic above. The…

4 Important Sales Tricks That Will Get You The Job

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Closing, always be closing. If there is one thing that the sales world can teach anyone is achieving goals in the most efficient (if not most ethical) way possible. People working in sales are one-minded, focused like a sniper on…

7 Phrases You Should Never Include in Your Resume

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Shutterstock On average, hiring managers receive 118 applications for any given job – but only 20% of those applicants actually get invited to an interview. Thankfully, there are a lot of things that you can do to guarantee yourself a…