Job Seekers LISTEN UP! Webinars are an awesome way to learn something new in a short amount of time from industry experts! Sign up to as many as you can- you never know who will pick up your email, follow you, email you with opps- you also never know what you’ll learn. Doesn’t hurt to test the waters, they may be bogus- but again, many can be extremely helpful! Like this one via Berman Larson Kane: “Free Interactive Job-Seeker Webinar: How Do You Handle those Killer Interview Questions?”- Want to listen in? Pencil it in your schedules NOW: Date: Wednesday, … Continue reading Killer Interview Q’s
The competition out there is not a joke! Check out this awesome idea I stumbled upon on Flickr… wear your resume! Walking advertising all day long! How will you be different, and more attractive to a potential employer over everyone else? Continue reading Get Creative Kids
Corporate or not- here are some FAB chic “suit” looks matching and unmatching to be chic all week or for that big interview! I love look 1 and 2 here: and look 1 and 3 here: Which are your favs? Thanks Bloomies! Continue reading Week-ly Chic
Whoever told you it was OK so have a structured resume in Times New Roman 12- is lying to you. Aside from choosing a better font, creating a more appealing layout for your resume and PDFing it, learn “How To Add Retweet and Facebook Buttons…” to the PDF. We live in a social world now people… you seem quite out of the loop if you aren’t at least open to embracing it. Watch below- it’s a bit long but check it out, or read more>> Continue reading Social-ize Your Res
Tidbit for the job seekers out there: I’ve been doing some reworking of unemployed friends’ resumes… and I’ve seen things left and right that are driving me crazy. Some are smoothed over by just a bit of constructive criticism, but others are just tougher to come by and I have to share- before another friend drives me crazy! Before spending months and months applying to countless jobs, test your resume/cover letter emails! I cannot stress it enough. A friend of mine, looking for a full time job has been sending her resume out for 6 months! I asked her if … Continue reading What’s a WPS?
So… I spoke on my first panel, and can I mention how empowering it was? The PRSSA chapter at my alum, CCNY PRSSA holds an annual “Building Bridges” event where they invite recent grads to talk about the importance of internships, networking and how they landed the job they currently hold. President of the CCNY chapter, Kellie Jelencovich, as well as fellow SM guru Jenn Spivak, hosted myself and 4 other recent grads for this years’ Building Bridges where we focused on Social Networking to meet the right people and land the right job! The 5th Annual Building Bridges speakers … Continue reading Building Bridges, How to Land the Job