Applicant Tracking System: What to Know Before Submitting Your Resume

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Everything You Need to Know About Submitting Your Resume Into the ‘Black Hole’ AKA Applying Online — and How to Beat the Applicant Tracking System

So, you’re job searching, eh? Are you finding yourself spending countless hours clicking, uploading, filling out forms, crossing fingers, and praying that your resume miraculously lands you a coveted invitation to interview? If so, you’re not alone. I often hear, “Emily, I need to start my job search. Can you revamp my resume?” While I would tell you this is … Read More

3 Crucial Steps to Kill an Interview + The Most Underrated Interview Tip

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The Most Underrated Interview Tip

Ugh. Interviews. These most nerve-racking moments in life that determine your fate and outcome of how your life unfolds in future years to come. While a quick search on the internet yields results that tell candidates to arrive 10-15 minutes early, be well-dressed and well-groomed, to research the company etc., there is also a really important and often understated tip. … Read More

Introducing the Instagram Resume

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Instagram Resume

Today I am delighted to introduce a very creative Visual Content Creator & Social Media Strategist, Taylor Jones. Taylor caught my attention as he, if not the first to create an Instagram Resume, was the first to create one so effectively. I was so impressed with his online presence that I asked if he would mind having a quick Q&A … Read More

Natural Stress Relief Can Be Achieved in the Mind

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Natural Stress Relief Can Be Achieved in the Mind

Life isn’t a smooth ride along the beach on a perfect summer day. Oftentimes, it feels more like a turbulent roller coaster with ups and downs from every angle imaginable. A career can very well be the same, having moments along the way that are challenging, humbling, and seemingly downright unbearable. Virtually every successful career has followed a path that … Read More

What’s On Your Career Mind Map?

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Mind Map Your Career

In middle school, I was obsessed with typography. I had two separate notebooks I brought to school. One was my ‘scribble down notes from class as quickly as the teacher speaks’. The other was my ‘sit down and re-write everything in perfect, legible penmanship.’ This technique was actually good for two reasons: (1) my classmates complimented my handwriting and were … Read More

Exploring Careers Q&A Series: Corporate Real Estate Leader

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Corporate Real Estate Developer - office building

Isn’t it funny how our careers unfold over the course of our lifetime? For some professionals, they knew what profession they wanted to obtain and went to school accordingly. For example, nurses obtained a nursing degree, attorneys went on to law school, and real estate professionals studied for their state’s real estate license. But have you ever wondered about professions … Read More