The ultimate guide: informational interviews

By Heather Huhman An informational interview is exactly what it sounds like: It is a way to learn information about a career path, an industry, a specific organization or even a specific job. An informational interview is not a [ … ] Read More

Networking: 5 bad habits to avoid

By Heather Huhman Throughout your career, everyone tells you how important networking can be. It’s on virtually every list of advice written by professionals in every industry. Yes, networking is important, but many of you are probably doing it [ … ] Read More

Give your job search a boost & avoid blame

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, MRW We all do it at one time or another. We blame someone or something for what’s going wrong in our lives. We can’t do something we want because of a law, so we blame the [ … ] Read More

6 mistakes you made at your last job interview

By Heather Huhman The job interview is arguably the most important step in your job search. Once you’ve gotten past applicant tracking system, it’s your time to truly shine. It’s your opportunity to say, “I am the best candidate [ … ] Read More

10 job search behaviours to avoid

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter, MRW Job search is hard work; it’s stressful and riddled with anxiety. Do not exacerbate it by letting highly charged emotions drive bad behavior when you’re looking for a new job. Reign in your anxiety: Manage [ … ] Read More

5 job search elements not to stress over

By Heather Huhman During the job application process, there are so many little things to keep track of that it’s easy to become stressed. Do you write a handwritten note or send an email? How soon after submitting your [ … ] Read More