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Get the Scoop: Informational Interviews

10-May-2017
By Dawn Gildenmeister on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout The term informational interview is an intimidating concept because most people are unsure of what it is. An informational interview has multiple definitions and can benefit both potential job seekers and employers. Below we’ll go through the purpose of the employer led informational interview and the... read more

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Networking

10-May-2017
By Mollye Taylor on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout I can’t emphasize this enough. Working in the recruiting industry, networking is not a word or concept we view lightly. In fact, it’s a way of life. We live, breathe, wake to, and fall asleep to networking. You ask any recruiter or client delivery leader what the... read more

Is My Resume Too Long?

10-May-2017
By Michael Scriver on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout I had a candidate ask me this questions the other day, when submitting a resume for a project consultant job. This resume and cover letter submission was eight pages long in total.  Most readers would probably agree with the response I gave this candidate – “yes, the resume... read more

How To Change Your Career Path After Several Years In One Industry?

03-May-2017
By Monika Tokarska on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout Do you feel stuck in your current job? You may remember that day that you obtained your dream job. It stood in line with your education and your career expectations. After a couple of years in the business, you achieved high position and a decent salary, and you’ve... read more

Maintaining a Positive Outlook While Searching for a Job

01-May-2017
By Kelly Low on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout The longer a job search takes, the easier it is to shut down and simply go through the motions. Being out of work can take a toll on your self-esteem yet, while it’s perfectly natural to feel disappointed and discouraged, it is vital to remain positive and engaging... read more