Job Search


How to Get Hired from Miles Away

By Cally Martin / November 12, 2015

Searching for jobs out of state? We have some tips to give you an edge on getting noticed by hiring managers (and getting hired) no matter where you live! In college we don’t have the same perspective as we do a few years into our careers. College is where you find yourself, career path, and dream […]


Job Search Resources for Veterans

By Kelly Love Johnson / November 11, 2015

The unemployment rate for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans was lower in October — at 4.6% — than the national average of 5%, according to recent Bureau of Labor Statistics data. While the numbers look better than they have in the past, there's still a great need for resources for military veterans looking for jobs in the civilian sector.   In honor […]


8 Job Search Essentials You'll Love

By Cally Martin / October 20, 2015

(Featured image from Leave Your Mark In a world where social media and all things internet are king, Aliza Licht writes about how you can use your social channels to position yourself as an expert in your field—which can make all the difference when you’re job hunting! Leave Your Mark  is a job seeker’s […]


How to Survive a Company Merger

By Kelly Love Johnson / October 15, 2015

With a Dell/EMC deal in the works and the announcement of a tentative Anheuser-Busch, InBev and SABMiller #merger, employees and job seekers are wondering what it means for their future job security. Officials told USA Today that Michael Dell will remain chairman and CEO after the closing and: “no changes of other top executives are […]


Social Media Privacy and the Job Search

By Jobs2Careers Data / July 15, 2015

"We don't have a choice on whether we do social media, the question is how well we do it." -Eric Qualman Can you think of one person you are close with that doesn't use some form of social media? The answer is probably no, or very rarely. Be it Facebook, Twitter or even Instagram, millions of users are frequenting […]


40 Presidential Quotes to Motivate Your Job Search

By Jobs2Careers Data / February 16, 2015

“Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today.” – Abraham Lincoln   “In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.” – Thomas Jefferson   “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams   “You can do […]


50 Motivational Quotes for Job Seekers

By Jobs2Careers Data / September 15, 2014

“Anything is possible, if you’ve got enough nerve.” – J.K. Rowling   “Don’t confuse your path with your destination. Just because it’s stormy now doesn’t mean that you aren’t headed for sunshine.” – Unknown author   “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” – Thoreau   “Go where you are celebrated—not tolerated. […]


6 Guidelines for Job-Search-Friendly Social Media

By Jobs2Careers Data / July 18, 2014

I’m sure many of us can remember the days when you needed a college email address to have a Facebook account. Now, even our grandparents have timelines! If Nana is looking at your social media, you better believe recruiters and employers are too.   In fact, roughly 42% of employers check the social media of […]


30 Motivational Quotes for Job Seekers

By Jobs2Careers Data / July 11, 2014

Job searching can be many things – discouraging, devastating and stressful being three of them.When you hear “no” over and over again – or worse, go months without even a rejection email, leaving you hanging in the dark – it can be tough to keep going. But even the most successful, inspirational and intelligent people have […]


Summer Break Doesn’t Mean Vacation. Keep Your Summer Job Search Active!

By Gerald Buck / June 24, 2014

Just because the sun is shining, and it’s warm and inviting outside, there is no excuse to take a break from your summer job search. After all, your competition is not taking a break and positions will most definitely continue being filled.   Summer has many distractions for the job seeker and even more temptations. Not only […]


How to Make Yourself Stand Out for a Competitive Job Position

By Gerald Buck / April 24, 2014

You’ve sent in your application and got the call back for an interview. Congrats! Now what?   Now, it’s time to stand out from the rest for the competitive job position you’re working hard to get. Sure, you know the basics to impress the hiring manager, such as: • Smiling • Making good eye contact • […]


5 ways 2014 Olympics taught us never to give up on your job search

By Jobs2Careers Data / February 24, 2014

Last night, the Closing Ceremonies marked the finale of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Find out how lost luggage and smashing through a door can help you stay determined in your job search and career development. 1. Be persistent. Once he made up his mind, Putin would stop at nothing – not backlash from nearly the entire world, […]

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