How to Choose a Degree That Will Help You Land a Job in Politics

hqwide Hello dear reader, so you have decided to join the corrupt coven that makes life miserable for the working masses? Although I would be extremely reluctant to help such an unholy cause, I am unfortunately being coerced by the…

Why You Should Hire Someone Who Makes Typos

Shutterstock Typos are a big no-no on resumes and are considered to be unacceptable to most recruiters. They can leave a bad first impression, make you look unprofessional and not at all interested in the job. Most people who have…

5 Things Your Resume Needs to Get Noticed

Shutterstock If you want to get a job, you need to create a resume that a hiring manager wants to look at for more than six seconds. Since employers don’t have the whole day to spend reviewing candidates’ resumes, they…

Why You Should Never Ask For a Job While Networking

shutterstock If you want career success, a dream job and an amazing benefits package, then networking is the best way to get there. If I sound like a late night infomercial then excuse me, Mr. Eloquent. It’s the truth, your…

Top 10 Most Hated Jobs 2016

I can see the vein on your forehead popping and that searing hate is making you break out. I understand, some jobs are like a scourge of locust, flying overhead with a creepy buzz, consuming everything that lies under them.…

5 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself to Evaluate Your Resume

shutterstock How do you know your resume will get an employer’s approval? Honestly? You don’t. You just do whatever you think will work following a set of guidelines in an attempt to create the perfect resume. But since there is…

How to Answer the 4 Dumbest Interview Questions

See Also: 10 Questions You Should Never Ask in an Interview Have you ever been asked any of these questions in a job interview? How did you answer them, and what was the outcome? Tell us in the comments section…

6 Skills Employers Are Desperate to Find

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…

How to Start a Conversation at a Networking Event

See Also: How to Use Planned Happenstance to Find a Job If you want to make some useful contacts, preparation is in order. Before attending a networking event, prepare a list of good questions you want to ask other professionals…

5 Signs You’ve Worked in Retail for Way Too Long

Hello, how can I help you today? Oh, it’s just you. Well, after years in the retail business if your face is frozen with a perma-smile on it and you always end telephone conversations with “Thank you and have a…