5 Tips to Performing an Out-of-State Job Search

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Finding a job in a new city before you relocate can be a challenge. You’ll encounter hurdles that many locals don’t face, so you need to use an approach that aligns with your situation. If you want to perform an out-of-state job search, here are five tips that can help you achieve success. Know When… Read more »


How to Kick-Start Your IT Job Search

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Whether you are looking for your first IT position or are seeking a new role that will allow you to advance, launching a job search can be an intimidating prospect. It can be hard to figure out where you should begin. You might feel paralyzed due to the sheer number of decisions you need to… Read more »


The Benefits of an IT Side Gig that Aren’t Money

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The most popular reason for starting a side gig is for the money. However, you can get a number of other benefits along the way too. So, before you choose an IT side job strictly for the money, consider all of these other bonuses that come with the territory. Inspiration Often, a side gig lets… Read more »


Tips for Creating an Outstanding Project Manager Resume

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You only get one chance to make a first impression and, when it comes to finding a new job, your resume is often the introduction to your professional self. Making sure your resume is in the best shape possible can help lead to more opportunities to interview for the positions to which you applied. To… Read more »


Why You Still Need a Resume Even If You Have a Great LinkedIn Profile

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As more of our daily lives shift into a digital format, it can be easy to believe that your LinkedIn profile can function as a substitute for a traditional resume. However, there are many reasons why you should keep your resume up-to-date, and available, even if your LinkedIn profile truly shines. Before you dismiss this… Read more »


Making These Changes Will Keep Your LinkedIn Profile from Being Ignored

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As the number of recruiters using LinkedIn profiles to screen candidates increases, ensuring your profile has the proper information presented in an appealing way has become increasingly critical.  Just as with resumes, you have a finite amount of time to grab a recruiter’s attention.  That means your profile’s summary needs to lay serious groundwork to… Read more »


Looking for a New Job? Here’s How to Do it Discreetly

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Ironically, the best and worst times to look for a job happen at the same time – when you already have a job. The process is a less nerve wracking because you still have a source of income, but you also risk repercussions if your current employer discovers that you’re eager to leave. In order… Read more »


How to Bounce Back from Job Rejection

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When you are looking for a job, there are few things more disheartening than thinking an offer is coming only to find out that you’ve been rejected. You put in substantial amounts of time learning about the company and polishing your presentation only to end up back at square one. That kind of rejection can… Read more »


3 Ways Your Resume Could Seem “Boring”

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There are a lot of labels you want to avoid as a job seeker – lazy, incompetent, disruptive, unqualified. But one that often gets overlooked, yet has a surprising impact on your job prospects, is “boring.” At first blush, it would seem irrelevant. After all, they are hiring you to work a job, not serve… Read more »


The 7 Habits of Highly Effective IT Professionals

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Most IT professionals didn’t have to worry about finding work during the recession. And if follow these 7 tips, you’ll never be without a job, no matter what the future holds. 1) Know your business You may be your organization’s most talented developer or dedicated systems administrator. But if you don’t know what the business… Read more »