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7 Common Myths About Gen Z in the Workplace: Debunked

Career AdviceHiring Advice ·  September 14, 2023
Time to read: 10 mins Gen Z in the Workplace Myths Summary: - Gen Z is comprised of those born between 1997-2012. - Lazy, unmotivated, and technology-addicts are common misconceptions of this generation.  - Many of the perceived flaws of this generation are actually unique strengths of Gen Z in the workplace.

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Emerging AI Job Titles in Creative and Marketing

Career AdviceHiring Advice ·  September 8, 2023
Time to read: 6 mins Emerging AI Job Titles in Creative and Marketing Summary: - Without a doubt, AI has taken the world by storm and has become a part of everyday life, both personally and in business. - Brief overview of 10 emerging AI Job Titles in Creative and Marketing - Finding the right AI professionals will be especially important as AI technology develops even further.

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A Quick Guide to Asking for Feedback After a Job Rejection [Email Template]

Career Advice ·  May 3, 2023
Time to Read: 5 minutes Asking for Feedback After Job Rejection Summary: - Understand that job rejection is not a direction reflection on you or your skillset, and in fact, asking for feedback after being rejected from a job is a big career growth move. - Responding and asking for feedback after job rejection is often an overlooked step in the job search/interview process. - A lay out of the key points to include in addition to a job rejection email template to produce an effective and thoughtful follow-up.

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Tailor Your Resume to Any Job Using These 6 Tips

Career AdviceHiring Advice ·  March 13, 2023
Time to Read: 6 mins Tailor Your Resume to the Job Description Summary: - Job searching online is convenient, but the vast reach of the internet means that most jobs receive many unqualified applicants. - Many companies utilize Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) to help sift through applicant resumes. - Use the tips below to tailor your resume to the job description and ensure it makes it through ATS.

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An Organized Approach on How to Handle Job Rejection

Career Advice ·  February 27, 2023
Time to Read: 4 min How to Handle Job Rejection Summary: - Rejection stinks.  - Redirecting your mindset towards job rejection goes a long way. - We explore three questions to ask yourself to help guide you in how to handle job rejection.

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7 Tips Recruiters Want Job Seekers to Know

Career Advice ·  December 8, 2022
Time to Read: 6 mins - We asked some Profiles recruiters what tips they want job seekers to know. - Being prepared for interviews, asking questions, and showcasing your personality will help recruiters find you a suitable job fit. - Put trust in your recruiters because they are your biggest advocates and want you to succeed.

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Top 5 Questions to Ask to Get More Involved at Work

Career Advice ·  November 2, 2022
Time to read: 3 min Getting More Involved with Work Summary: - We spend the better part of our lives at work. - Ask these top five questions to your human resources and/or operations team to get more involved with work. - How you can best promote employee engagement.

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7 Ways You Can Optimize Your Remote Job Search Strategy

Career Advice ·  October 11, 2022
Time to read: 5 mins Optimize Your Remote Job Search Strategy Summary: - Searching for a remote job can be daunting with the overwhelming amount of remote opportunities out there. - It is important to know establish what you want in a remote job before starting your search. - Updating your resume and LinkedIn profile, virtual networking, and using keywords can help refine your remote job search.

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Strengthening Your Mind & Overcoming the Sunday Scaries

Career AdviceHiring Advice ·  October 4, 2022
Time to read: 5 mins Overcoming the Sunday Scaries Summary: - The Sunday Scaries are a real thing; psychologically referred to as anticipatory anxiety. - Work is the main source of the Sunday Scaries. Companies are working towards more initiatives around workplace mental health. - Tips to strengthen the ability to control your mind and thoughts and reframe your mindset around Sundays.

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After an Interview Thank You Email Sample

Career Advice ·  September 22, 2022
Time to read: 2 min Interview Thank You Email Sample Summary: - Two after an interview thank you email samples and subject lines provided in this blog post. - A well written thank you email sent within 24 hours after the interview can position you as a powerhouse that the employer should move quickly on. - Collect the names and emails of every person you meet with during the interview process and send each an individual a personalized thank you email. - Express your gratitude, recap your transferrable skills with enthusiasm, and offer a strong close.

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What to Expect When Starting a New Job and Onboarding Remotely

Career Advice ·  September 19, 2022
Time to Read: 6 mins Starting a New Job and Onboarding Remotely Summary: - Before starting a remote job, there are various things you can do to set yourself up for success within your first week. - Companies should consider all factors of their remote onboarding process to eliminate potential hiccups for new employees. - Building relationships at a new job is different when you are remote, but there are ways to connect with your coworkers even from a distance.

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Deciding Whether to Job Search During a Recession

Career Advice ·  September 9, 2022
Time to Read: 3 minutes Job Search During a Recession: - There is no right or wrong answer for deciding to job search during a recession. - Be realistic in your expectations and be flexible within in your search. - Reevaluate the industry and job you are searching for during this time.

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