By: Erik Larson on May 16, 2016 - 6:20pm - Add new comment

Hiring managers receive hundreds of applications for a single position. Because of this, it's important that your cover letter makes an impact for all the right reasons. The applicants that receive an interview request are the ones that write an effective cover letter that clear and concise. These four tips will help you write an effective cover letter that will get you noticed.


Demonstrate Your Proficiency for the Position

By: Erik Larson on July 31, 2014 - 12:19am - Add new comment

Not everyone has the luxury of waiting for the perfect position to come along. If speed is one of the most important factors in your current job search, here are just eight ways to get that callback today.



1: Attend Business Mixers


By: Erik Larson on February 6, 2014 - 5:02pm - Add new comment

One of the most common reasons for updating your resume is looking for a new job. Though whether you're sending your resume out with cover letters or just want to update it for your records, you don't have to rewrite it from scratch. Instead, a few key changes to your current resume can give it the update it needs to make an impact with potential employers.


 What can stay the same?


By: Erik Larson on October 16, 2013 - 3:50pm - Add new comment

After you have completed your college coursework, passed the necessary licensing tests and received your actual license, the next step in the process of becoming a teacher is sending out resumes to get a teaching job. Because schools receive many applicants for one posted position, it is imperative that your resume stands out from the other candidates' resumes.




By: Erik Larson on August 8, 2013 - 6:52pm - Add new comment

Demand for IT professionals may be high, but where there is demand there is also competition. To beat out the competition during your job search, you must have a comprehensive and attractive resume. The ideal resume for for a tech professional is a comprehensive map of your educational experience and work experience in the field. If your resume is not currently attracting attention from HR managers like you wish it would, here are 5 foolproof tips to make your resume more appealing to those who read it.


By: Erik Larson on July 26, 2013 - 2:52am - Add new comment

The economy has taken a dive making it difficult for people to find a job. With more applicants than available jobs, the competition can be fierce. While your resume and application is very important, a cover letter (often optional) can help you stand out. Follow these easy tips and avoid getting tossed in the trash bin.


Tip #1: Don’t Forget Important Info


By: Erik Larson on May 2, 2013 - 7:57pm - Add new comment

If you plan on starting a career in the healthcare industry, you can expect a long and fulfilling professional life with lots of great challenges and growth prospects. However, starting your career might be a little difficult for those who lack prior experience. Here is a short guide on how to prepare yourself for a successful start to your healthcare career.

General advice when you start your healthcare career

By: Erik Larson on April 17, 2013 - 11:20pm - Add new comment

 1.       Understand the audience 

By: Erik Larson on March 13, 2013 - 12:04am - Add new comment

Positive body language is extremely important when it comes to successfully completing an interview. An encouraging body language can be a wonderful medium to convey your confidence, enthusiasm, and trustworthiness to the interviewers.

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