Author: careerowls

Simple Guide On Ways To Successfully Market Your Business

Running and operating a business isn’t all it seems. Not sure what people are telling you, but it’s just not as simple as those YouTube videos and stories tell you. Your products and services cannot speak for themselves and, thus, require some assistance, which is where you need to successfully market your business. But with so […]

Resume Writing With Gaps In Employment

Employment gaps are a typical problem that may be quite concerning to hiring managers and employers.  Why? That’s because hiring managers make the assumption of the worst when they encounter those gaps on a resume.  However, gaps in work are usually nothing to be concerned about. There are several acceptable explanations for a job void, […]

How to Introduce Yourself in an Interview

It’s time you learn how to properly introduce yourself in an interview.  During the interview, you may be asked to introduce yourself almost immediately. This question allows the interviewer to learn more about you and gain more information on who you are as a person outside of your resume. For interviewers who were too busy […]

What To Do If You Failed a Job Interview

You’re here because you’re worried you failed your last interview.    Or maybe you just got notified that you’ve been denied a job offer and are unsure what steps to take next.    Even though you believed the interview went well and that you were well-prepared for it, the result was not what you had […]

The Answers To Your Common Resume Questions

When it comes to updating a Resume, very few people can simply hop in and write it so easily.   So, if you’re having trouble, don’t worry. Remember…you’re not alone. Together, let’s review some of the common questions people have about resumes and the resume process. These are the types of problems that slow people down […]

What’s Missing In Your Tech Resume

The IT sector is highly represented on any list of well-paying and in-demand careers. You may find in this sector roles ranging from IT Specialist to Data Analyst to Web Developer. With the ability to achieve great salaries comes competition and a great resume.    With so many graduates and experienced professionals to compete with, […]

Why Your IT Resume Sucks

Although employment has increased, competition for openings will still exist in Information Technology (IT) because it’s one of the most popular career choices for new graduates and experienced professionals. In fact, The Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts that employment in Information Technology professions will increase by 12% between 2018 and 2028 (about 546,200 new positions).  […]

5 Signs You Have a Toxic Job

Holiday rushes. Corporate deadlines. Your boss is just having a terrible day. There are days when work is a grind, which is just part of regular 9-to-5 work life. However, if it feels like this is your typical, everyday experience, this may be a sign that you’re working in a toxic work environment.   Toxic […]

7 Ways You Can Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired

Whether you’re just starting out in the job market or looking for a new career, odds are you want to find something in a timely manner. At the same time, it’s good to look for positions that meet your skills, experience, and needs to get hired.   You don’t want to jump at the first […]