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6 Career Tips For New Graduates

Because higher education doesn’t bridge the gap between curriculum and real-world demands, many millennials are drowning in student-loan debt or being under-utilized in the workforce. In order to combat the famous catch-22, “you can’t get experience without having experience,” fresh graduates are investing in more higher education in hopes that another degree will provide answers to the age-old question, “What

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How To Get What You Need From Your Remote Internship.

Kudos, you’ve scored an internship! Fully embrace this opportunity; it’s an ideal way to cue your orientation into the professional world. “Internships allow you to learn what you can’t in school. School teaches fundamentals – they are important, but internships teach real-life scenarios that don’t come up in the classroom setting. Every company is different; every job is different. By

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How to answer interview questions about your unemployment.

Staff Writer Millions of people remain unemployed — and many may be concerned about how to answer questions about their unemployment. The silver lining of Covid-19 is that many prospective employers are more open-minded and less dismissive of employment gaps. Even so, many job seekers are deeply worried their employment gaps will be seen in a negative light and hurt

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How to prepare for an online job interview.

Staff Writer In efforts to limit the spread of the Covid-19, many companies have adapted to remote work by leveraging video systems like Zoom to connect virtually with their candidates. “Although the interviewer’s questions are likely to be similar to ones posed in an in-person interview, there will be differences between interviewing in-person versus interviewing virtually. “For prospective employees, trying

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Career Profile

How to write a professional career profile? Quick tips on writing a profile career profile that will make potential recruiters say ” We want to Meet him or her” Career Profile Summary is a quick snapshot about who you are, qualification, current role, career achievements, career aspirations and why you would like to be considered for the role you are

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Top Skills Needed to Get Ahead

Top Skills needed to get ahead! The world of work is evolving rapidly fast, keep up with the changing world of work! Here are top 10 Soft Skills needed to succeed: Workplace Readiness Knowing how to succeed at securing employment is a skill. Understand workplace etiquette from career profiling or professional cv writing, digital literacy skills required, time management, professionalism

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