Should You Apply “Fake it Till You Make it” to Your Career?

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shutterstock We’ve all heard the phrase “fake it ‘till you make it,” right? I too have heard this very easy-to-give yet very hard-to-follow advice from several mentors, bosses and even parents. They say you just need to act confident to…

How To Withdraw Your Job Application Properly

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See Also: How to Handle a Job Offer If you have changed your mind over a position, it’s good manners to inform employers about your decision. You don’t want to just not turn up to a pre-arranged interview. That will…

3 Things You Should Consider Before Accepting A Job

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Hey…;Hey! Stop dancing around; I know you’re excited about your new offer but hold on a second. I understand your enthusiasm especially since you’ve been through some hard times lately, with you being unemployed as a result of that whole…

4 Resume Tips to Show You Are the Perfect Fit For a Job

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Shutterstock When you are writing a resume and sending it out to potential employers, your ultimate goal should be to demonstrate you are the best candidate for the job requirements. And how do you achieve this? You apply the best…

10 Questions You Should Never Ask in an Interview

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You’re almost done with your interview for your dream job and, in your eyes, you’re doing a pretty good job: you’ve provided pretty impressive answers to the hiring manager’s questions and you’re confident that they’re going to offer you this…

Why You Shouldn’t Put Multitasking on Your Resume

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shutterstock Multi-tasking sounds like a skill you should boast about. However, when searching for a job, this is not the case. Research says that multitasking is not a skill that you should market to employers, but rather something you should…

6 Smart Resume Section Headings and Titles

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Shutterstock Searching for a job is all about convincing employers that you are the most skilled and suitable person for the position. Starting with your resume, there are tons of ways you can set yourself apart from other candidates who…

How to Improve Your Interview Body Language [Video]

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Did you know that people can learn a lot about you from your body language? For example, if you are in a job interview, and you are nervous your anxiety will be more evident if your hands are shaking and…

6 Skills Employers Are Desperate to Find

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What’s the secret to job search success? Making yourself indispensable! There is no denying that the job market has become highly competitive, and that’s why you need to make sure you will stand out. The most effective way to do…

5 Things to Do Before Asking for a Raise

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There always comes a time in our lives when we need to walk ourselves into our boss’ office and ask for a raise. Unfortunately, this is not always a pleasant experience, but it’s one that we must all undergo if…