How To Combat Ageism During A Job Search

by Guest Author, Caroline Castrillon As of 2020, workers 50 and older made up over 30% of the U.S. workforce. While experienced employees make up a substantial portion of the labor market, they also face significant challenges during a job search, including ageism. For example, in a survey by WerkLabs, 60% of respondents indicate that they have…

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Is Embellishing Expected on a Resume?

by Guest Author, Samantha Nolan Dear Sam: It seems when I read the resumes of my friends and colleagues, they consistently claim accomplishments that seem exceptionally impressive and make me question the strength of my resume. Is it normal to embellish on a resume and stretch the truth to make yourself sound like a stronger…

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Executive Job Search Tips: Things to Avoid

Executive Job Search Tips

We are here to help you with two very important executive job search tips. Once you have reached the point in your career that includes executive status, looking for new opportunities is much different than when you were climbing the career ladder. As you know, there are less job opportunities but much bigger salaries. You…

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Job Search Scams and How to Avoid Them

job search scams

Job Search Scams Magic Button How do you determine job search scams from real job opportunities? Wouldn’t it be nice to have a magic button for life’s problems? I can think of so many instances when it would come in handy. Click ~ my house is clean. Click ~ my check book is balanced. Click…

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