Posts tagged ‘Job Search Techniques’

5 Strategies For Coping With Long-Term Unemployment

How long is the ideal job search? Oh, probably several weeks shorter than it actually takes you to find a job. Sure, there are the rare…

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8 Things That the Job Search Struggle And Hiking Have in Common

What does hiking have to do with your job search? Our summer Editorial & Social Media Intern Shane Zackery recently discovered that these two seemingly unrelated activities might…

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How to Discover Your Secret Sauce and Get Hired

Coke has one. Starbucks does, too. Even Whole Foods does, though theirs is admittedly more crunchy and healthy. So what are we talking about here? Brand…

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What Employers Are Looking For On Your PR Résumé

Welcome to the résumé teardown! In this installment, we’re looking at a cover letter and résumé for a real entry-level Public Relations applicant who we’ve nicknamed…

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Winter is Coming: Game of Thrones and the Job Search

The season finale is fresh in our minds and I thought it was the perfect time to get some job search tips from Game of Thrones…

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How to Get the Best Explore Results on AfterCollege

Here at AfterCollege, we want to help you find your first job or internship. That’s why we’ve created Explore: a place you can go to find…

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How to Prep for Your Skype Interview (Yes, You Should Wear Pants)

You’ve spent hours reading sample interview questions on Glassdoor, practicing your handshake, and mapping routes so that you arrive everywhere five minutes early. You’re totally ready…

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10 Songs to Listen to When Writing Your Résumé

You’re ready to start applying for jobs. What’s one of the first things you need to do? Write your résumés! (Yes, more than one. Check out…

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3 Cover Letter Crimes—Why You Never Got An Interview

A friend of mine works at a recording studio. Students and recent graduates are constantly reaching out to see if they can intern there. Some of…

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What You Should Know About Working in Sales Via Our New Talent Solutions Team

The AfterCollege talent solutions team (formerly known as “sales”) just got a little bigger! We’ve added four new members to our family. We decided to sit…

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