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The Cover Letter Gets a Thumbs-Up!

By Laura Hogan on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout Some might say that cover letters are pointless and a thing of the past, but are they? I quite like to skim-read a well-thought out, concise cover letter. If it is put together correctly, it should quickly show that you are the ‘right’ person for the job and... read more

A Step By Step Guide to Showing You’re the Right Culture Fit for a Company

By Anne Shaw on The Muse You’ve lined up an interview for your next great opportunity and are excited about the prospects. But in addition to perfecting your “tell me about yourself” pitch and rehearsing common interview questions, there’s another secret weapon you must deploy: demonstrating that you’ll fit right in. Let me explain… Your experience... read more

LinkedIn Basics

By Emily Gordon on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout As Talent Acquisition specialists, we often utilize LinkedIn and there are always best practices to remember. Here are ways to leverage LinkedIn to attract and interact with top candidates… read more

How to Land a Fulfilling Civilian Job After the Military

By Anne Shaw on The Muse October 13 is a special date for former naval Petty Officer, Defanie Rogers. On that day in 1775, the first U.S. naval force was commissioned. In 2007, it was her wedding day. And in 2011, October 13 was Defanie’s first day working at Enterprise Holdings. “Do you love to... read more

Simple Job Searching Tips That Are Often Overlooked

By Mollye Taylor on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout I could give job searching advice all day long. After all, I’ve been in the recruiting industry for the greater part of my career since graduating college. I’ll skip providing the math and exactly how long that’s been in an attempt to not feel old today. Let’s just... read more