5 Ways to Find Your Dream Job on January 2, 2017

Job seekers can spend a lot of time trolling job sites and sending resumes en masse without culling much of an employer response let alone landing an interview. Employers still receive between 102 and 137 applications per job from both social-media networks and job boards, says a 2014 study from Brandon Hall Group. Effective job […]

Are you a ‘yes’ person? on November 20, 2016

Voicing an opinion that goes against the grain is a skill and confidence that many people struggle to develop. And, unfortunately, some never do. Instead, they develop into a ‘yes person’: someone who consistently goes along with other people’s ideas (particularly those in positions of authority) even if they don’t feel it’s the best course […]


What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2016 on November 6, 2016

Job seekers, give yourself an edge with some modern touch “In today’s job market, your resume needs to immediately stand out,” says Dawn Bugni, a professional resume writer in Wilmington, N.C. Attention spans are at an all-time short, with hiring managers spending just six seconds looking at a resume before deciding whether the applicant is […]