Job Applications

June 21, 2022

How Can Job Seekers Make Themselves More Attractive to Recruiters?

Just as the labour market changes quickly and unexpectedly, so too does the recruiting industry. As the workforce rebounds from COVID-19 and unemployment rates continue to […]
May 17, 2022

How to Read a Job Description the Right Way—So You Can Stop Sending Resumes Into the Void

When’s the last time you read a job description? If you’re currently job hunting, your immediate answer might be something like “last night” or “a few […]
March 29, 2022

5 Networking Mistakes Job Seekers Make

Regardless of the role or industry, nearly every job requires networking in some form in order to be successful. No matter how talented a business owner […]
March 15, 2022

Taking a Step Back: How to Apply for a Job When You’re Overqualified

We’ve all heard the saying – sometimes you need to take a step back to take several steps forward. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the world […]
October 5, 2021

The Questions You Must Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Job Offer

Congratulations!—you got a job offer! You’re thrilled—and you should be—but keep your composure and don’t pop the champagne just yet! Thank the company for the offer, […]
September 7, 2021

6 Tips to Stand Out and Land a New Job During the “Great Resignation”

The pandemic changed so much about how we work that it probably inspired you to rethink your work-life priorities. Maybe you realized that you’re burnt out, […]
July 27, 2021

CVs in the age of Covid: What employers are looking for now

The world of work has changed irrevocably over the past year and a half, and so have the skills employers are now looking for when scouring […]
May 18, 2021

Tips for Your Resume Email Subject Line (So Someone Actually Reads the Thing)

You’ve poured some sweat into that resume (hopefully no tears). Now you just need to get that document into the right hands. The last thing you […]
May 4, 2021

10 things that no longer belong in a CV in 2021, plus, ways to spot fraudulent recruiters

To say job hunting isn’t an actual job would be us undermining the process. Anyone will tell you how stressful it is to find a job, […]