Posts Tagged Job Search

10 Reasons Why I Ignored Your Resume

A lot of people want jobs in marketing, which is great news for those of us currently hiring. However, after a decade of screening, interviewing and onboarding marketers, there are still some mistakes that I constantly see. Here are examples of some mistakes you should avoid.
1. You use a Hotmail or AOL email address
Marketers should [...]

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Out-of-the-Box Approaches to the Job Search (That Actually Work)

You’ve heard the commonly cited statistics before: 80% of job openings are unlisted; there are 100+ resumes submitted for every job posting; 50% of submitted applications are weeded out by software and never even reviewed by a human.
While stats like these should be taken with a grain of salt, there’s no doubt that today’s job market is highly [...]

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Job Seeker Tricks to Showing Confidence Even Though You Don’t Have It

Regardless if you’re unemployed or employed, the job search process is frustrating and humbling, often leading to a lack of confidence. Unfortunately, it shows to the interviewer or networker and can hurt your odds of winning a job. During my 30+ years of interviewing or helping others get employed, it is clear that your ability [...]

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A Year in the Real World: Six New Grads Weigh In on Life After College

In June 2013, Simply Hired brought on a team of new college grads. Most of them started a few weeks after their college graduation. This June, we checked in with them to see what they’ve learned in the past year, how they’ve changed, and what advice they have for others who are just starting out.
Here’s what [...]

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White House Internship Program

Greetings from the White House Internship Program,
We are writing to announce that the application for the Spring 2015 White House Internship Program is open. We are reaching out to your organization to encourage you to pass this information to students interested in public service and hope that you can share these details along with the [...]

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Nebraska Furniture Mart Career Fair

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