Tag: job search

Job Search

The Job Search Can be Tough. Start Here.

Looking for a full-time job upon graduation? Or part-time while attending school? A summer job or internship? Treat every job search as a full-time job and focus on quality, not quantity. Simply put: your best job search approach should answer...

/ August 8, 2017
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Five Steps to Land a Job after Graduation

As of April 26th, 2017, I’m proud to say I’m done my undergraduate degree – with the satisfaction of knowing I have a job lined up after I’m done travelling! After eight months of rigorous job searching and getting denied...

/ May 9, 2017
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Use Social Media to Find a Job

General Social Media Advice Make sure your social media accounts (all of them!) are professional, employer-friendly, and clean – essentially, present your best self! Your real name goes a long way. Avoid using nicknames/slang, or names that make it difficult...

/ March 10, 2017
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A Guide to In-Person Job Interviews

In-person interviews come in many shapes and sizes, from the classic one-on-one to the increasingly common group interview. Each in-person interview requires you to show off your skills as a prospective employee, but you may want to prepare a bit...

/ March 1, 2017

What to Do When Your Job Interview Isn’t In Person

So you’ve landed a job interview with a great company – awesome! But then you learn you won’t actually be required to go into the office and that the employer would like to talk to you by phone or video....

/ February 3, 2017
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Ask BCH: What’s the worst mistake you can make on your resume?

So you’re ready to apply for a job. You’ve done your research, updated your resume and cover letter, and you’re about to send in your application. Hopefully you’re feeling confident about your chances, but it’s never a bad idea to...

/ January 20, 2017

New Year, New You, New Job

And we’re back! The winter semester is now in full swing and it’s right back to the grind, but the new year is a great time to evaluate where you’re at in your academic and professional career. It’s the perfect...

/ January 18, 2017
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Ask BCH: What’s your #1 social media job search tip?

Everybody knows social media is a handy tool for finding a job, but what do the experts say about the best strategies and approaches? We asked the experts at TRSM’s Business Career Hub: What’s Your #1 social media job search...

/ December 14, 2016
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How to Deal with Unanswerable Interview Questions

In my last blog post, I shared five tough questions you might hear at your next job interview. We went over some solid strategies for answering these questions and I hope you’re now feeling a bit more prepared to take...

/ September 26, 2016
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How to Answer Five Tough Interview Questions

Have you ever been really stumped by a job interview question? Have you ever felt like your interview went downhill because you weren’t able to answer a certain question? You’re not alone. At the TRSM Business Career Hub, we hear...

/ September 21, 2016