Yes, It’s a Candidate Market. No, You Can’t Ghost the Hiring Manager

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Imagine this scenario. You’ve been applying for jobs and get a call back from a company. You talk to them about their opportunity and then go on to do your research. Through the course of this initial conversation, you decide that this job isn’t quite right for you. Or, maybe you get another, potentially better,…

5 Ways to Stand Out and Easily Become the Best Candidate for the Job

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Interviewing for a company isn’t rocket science, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t nerve-wracking. So, how can you be sure to stand out and prove you’re the best candidate for the job? There are a few simple steps that can help you put your best foot forward and present yourself as the right person to…

Does Interviewing Constantly Help When You Find the Job You Really Want?

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  You’ve probably been given the advice to keep your resume updated even if you’re not actively looking for a job. Keeping your skills freshly updated can save you a massive headache when you find yourself in a position to need it. But what about interviewing? Should you be interviewing even while you’re currently working?…

Returning to the Job Search? Here’s What to Expect

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There are plenty of reasons you may have found yourself out of the job market for a while. Perhaps you’ve been employed for a long time and experienced a layoff. Maybe your personal or family situation has changed. Or maybe you’ve been working for yourself for some time. No matter the case, it’s helpful to…

Social Media Will Find Your Next Job

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The truth about today’s job market is that social media is not a passing fad. More and more job seekers are finding their next opportunity through social media. You may not know how to leverage your profiles or want to be public on the internet, but there are some things you need to have in…

You Had a Bad Job Interview. Now What?

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Not every interview will make you leave the office excited about a job offer. Whether it is red flags from the manager or your own mistakes, you may find yourself in the aftermath of a bad interview. What do you do to recover without letting your experience negatively affect the rest of your job search?…

Is Your Law Firm Prepared for a Ransomware Attack?

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You probably know just enough about information security to understand that big data is under attack. But there are a variety of concerns a company should have, and one of them needs to be Ransomware. What is this and how can it affect your firm? It sounds like something out of a bad movie, but…

4 Annoying Behaviors to Remove from Your Job Search

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You’re looking for a job. You may scour the online job postings or review social media to find the right opportunity for your next career move. But how you approach your job search is as important as the results. Are you engaging in behaviors that seem logical to you but are huge red flags for…

What Do You Say to a Recruiter in Accounting?

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Getting unsolicited phone calls can be problematic, especially during this election season. But if you’re on the job market, a call from a recruiter can be a breath of fresh air. As an accounting candidate, what can you say to a recruiter to help both of you better understand your needs and know how to…