Archive | December, 2013

Top Job Search Mistakes to Avoid in 2014

Nobody’s perfect.  But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t all strive for a dash of continuous improvement, especially when we have the start of a brand-new year coming up and a golden opportunity to take certain aspects of our lives — including one’s job searching efforts — to the next level. On this note, I was […]

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5 Reasons Not to “Obsess” Over an Single Employer

“Matt, you’ve got to help me.  There’s this one company I’d kill to work for and I need your help landing a job there…” Many folks have come to me over the years, making statements like the one above, and in almost every case my reaction is the same.  It sends shivers up my spine.  […]

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Job Market Advice for Visual Learners

I’ll admit it.  I’m a “text-only” guy through and through.  I’m not sure if that’s just how I process information, myself, or more a consequence of my lack of artistic talents, but most of the material I put out regarding job hunting is definitely composed in unbridled paragraph form. Luckily, though, there are quite a […]

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Website Review: Newsle

What’s new on the Internet job hunting and networking scene?  The short answer, you might be surprised to learn, is “not much.” Interestingly, it wasn’t all that long ago that I’d stumble across and review dozens of new job sites, networking tools, and Internet career resources on a monthly basis.  Over the past five years, […]

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