Posts from the ‘Job Search Survival Kit’ category

Sometimes You Need to Fail a Little to Succeed

Failing sounds scary, but it’s actually an essential part of the learning process. Why you need to fail a little in order to succeed in your career.

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5 Nasty Habits of Top Students That’ll Wreck Your Career

You’ve spent your entire life learning how to be a good student. Now it’s time to unlearn some of those habits. Let us explain why.

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You Got the Job! Now What the Heck Are You Gonna Wear?

Dressing for your first job doesn’t have to be distressing. Let us help you with this simple guide to presenting yourself professionally.

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How to Use Email Without Pissing Off Your Boss

We love sharing cat videos and Ryan Gosling photos, but your boss and coworkers might not feel the same way. A quick guide to using email appropriately.

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Everything You Need to Know About Informational Interviews

Are you using all the tools you have to succeed in your job search? Here’s one you might not have considered—and how you can start using it right away.

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Are You Being Persistent… or a Pest?

You applied for a job and now you’re waiting… and waiting… to hear back from the employer. What’s going on? And what’s the best way to follow up?

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How to Negotiate Your First-Ever Salary

You’re not in any position to negotiate salary when it’s your first job, right? Not necessarily! Read our guide to getting the best possible compensation.

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What Is Company Culture And Why Should You Care About It?

This surprising factor can account for 89% of your success on the job. Are you paying enough attention to it when you go in for job interviews?

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Job Interview Wins and Fails

You’ve done your research, chosen your outfit, performed your good luck dance… but what can you do on the day of your interview that’ll land you the job?

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Make Yourself Irresistibly Attractive to Employers: Dating Advice for Your Job Search

This Valentine’s Day, I have turned vegan when it comes to men, disregarding any square-jawed, broad-nosed, scruff-faced bloke that comes across my path. But just because…

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