Top LinkedIn Tips – Part One

Top LinkedIn Tips – Part One

We’ve already established having a LinkedIn profile in today’s business world is a must. However, how do you make your profile one that works for you and not against you? Over the next several posts I’ll address the top LinkedIn tips for you to follow when making sure...
Appearance Matters!

Appearance Matters!

After all the work you’ve done on your resume and in conducting a winning telephone interview, you certainly don’t want to blow it by showing up with an appearance that sends the wrong message. First impressions can oftentimes make or break you as a candidate. While...
What Should You Bring to the Interview?

What Should You Bring to the Interview?

Did you even think you’d bring something to an interview? Well, you should…but make sure they are the right things. 1. A portfolio that includes a pad of paper and several pens. You need to take notes.   2. Written questions. Have questions prepared for each...
How To Write a Winning Cover Letter

How To Write a Winning Cover Letter

Some may say the cover letter is obsolete. However, I’ve seen a well-craft cover letter make the decision on a prospective candidate faster and oftentimes can make up for a really lousy resume.  If you’re going to do it though, do it right. Cover letters are tailored...
The Importance of Social Media

The Importance of Social Media

A positive online presence has become a must-have for candidates looking to make the executive leap. Many executives I speak with have very little and in some cases zero social media or online presence, so first off, know this: not having a professional online...
Top Resume Myths…Continued

Top Resume Myths…Continued

In my previous post, I started to share the top resume myths that are standing in the way of qualified executives getting noticed. I previously listed these three myths: someone will read your resume front to back no matter what, listing your job summaries and...