No Getting Found on LinkedIn? 5 Career Limiting Mistakes You Can Easily Fix.

In Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter, LinkedIn, LinkedIn Job Search by Barbara Ashton

With over 380 million users, it’s no secret that LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. There is no other network like it offering you unbelievable opportunities to meet thousands of people on a daily basis, many of them key professional contacts that you would never have the opportunity to even know existed before. So, whether you’re setting out on a bold new job search, or simply …

How to Answer Interview Questions and Land the Job Offer You Deserve

In Interview Questions, Interview Tips, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter by Barbara Ashton

Top 3 Reasons Job Seekers Fail at Interview Questions Reason #1 You can’t articulate yourself and communicate exactly why you’re the perfect fit for the job. This is a very important point. If you show up for a job interview without any idea about what the company does, you’ll easily end up on the interviewer’s black list. What’s the solution to this problem? Make …

15 Ways to Boost Your Job Search, Write a Better Resume & Get Hired

In Cover Letters, Job Search Strategies, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter, Resume Writing, Writing a Cover Letter by Barbara Ashton

Job searching is heart wrenching and sometimes a long haul. It’s a full-time effort when it comes to landing your dream job. However, there are ways to make it less painful. Here are some real world job search strategies that you can employ to kick yours into high gear. Every little bit of energy you put into your job search …

Your LinkedIn Job Search Starts with Getting Found. Here’s How.

In Career Coaching, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter, LinkedIn Job Search by Barbara Ashton

For your LinkedIn job search a resume might be important, but that’s only if you’ve found the job. Wouldn’t it be easier if the job found you? A resume alone works well only as far as the traditional job market ‘used’ to work. That is search out jobs and find one that you’re interested in, then send in your resume and wait. Not any more. Yes, …

It’s Hiring New Grads Season… You Want Me to do What?

In Hiring GenY's, HIring Good People, Hiring New Grads, Interview Tips, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter by Barbara Ashton

Many of you may well be wondering what it is that employers are really looking for when hiring new grads. While some jobs are better than others and, donning your favorite pair of rose-tinted glasses, many of you will be merrily going into your first internship or practicum. Aside from that enormous student loan, things are looking great. Reality Check 62% …

It’s Your final Interview… Now What?

In Headhunters, Hiring, Interview Tips, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter, Uncategorized by Barbara Ashton

You’ve made it through your first and second, maybe even third interview. Human resources has given the hiring manager a thumbs up. Now it’s your final interview and you’re in the home stretch. What you KNOW: There are people in the organization who really like you. They’ve gone to bat for you because they feel strongly that there is a good fit for …

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How to Hire a Great Career Coach

In Barbara Ashton, BC Jobs, Career Coaching, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter, Using a Recruiter by Barbara Ashton

Professional coaching is flourishing worldwide. Career Coaches will take a lost and confused job seeker and help them build a career path based on interests, passions, and abilities. Career Coaches can help walk you through jobs that exist in the world to determine what type of role would be a good fit for you. They are an excellent resource to use as …

Top 5 Telltale Signs You Should be Changing Jobs

In Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Headhunter, Kamloops Jobs, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter by Barbara Ashton

A long (very long?) time ago I started out on my first job working in an office for a very large insurance company, a pretty common first step for women entering the workforce. I was 17 and I hated every minute of that job. Yet I did it, and I didn’t dare mention a word of my rebellious disdain for the …

Making Your Next Conference Experience Career Worthy

In Conference Planning, General, Headhunters, Job Hunting Strategies, Job Search Strategies, Job Seekers, Kamloops Recruiter, Kelowna Headhunter, Kelowna Jobs, Kelowna Recruiter by Barbara Ashton

  A conference is one of the most prized venues for meeting people with influence, and in fact many business deals are brokered, partnerships birthed and brilliant careers launched following introductions made in conferences. The fall conference season is here, and you no doubt have a few in your calendar. Ask yourself: Are you ready to get the most out …