How not to destroy your career on Zoom

Now that we’re all in virtual meetings all the time, the Zoom gaffe is something to worry about. Here’s how not to destroy your career on Zoom. Virtual meetings and interviews have become the norm during the COVID-19 pandemic, with Zoom and Google Meet topping the list of popular platforms. In fact, these face-to-face online…

How to clean up your social media for the job search

Most managers check you out online and that could cost you opportunities. Here’s how to clean up your social media to get the job. Your social media presence may be costing you job opportunities. You might want to do an audit and clean things up. This should go without saying but employers are checking out…

New report lists the skills you’ll need in 5 years

Work is changing due to the rise in technological advances and the COVID pandemic. A new report lists the skills you’ll need in 5 years. Critical thinking and problem-solving top the list of skills employers will be looking for in the next five years. This is according to the third edition of the World Economic…

Job seeking while unemployed no longer the worst thing you can do

Being unemployed once made you unemployable. Thanks to COVID-19, Job seeking while unemployed is not the worst thing you can do anymore. If you’re looking for a job, don’t be afraid to tap your network and let people know you’re unemployed. It’s OK to do that now. Things have changed, for the time being at…

Devriez-vous indiquer votre adresse dans votre CV?

Devriez-vous indiquer votre adresse dans votre CV ? Certains disent oui, mais beaucoup plus nombreux sont ceux qui disent non. Voici pourquoi vous devriez l’omettre. Lorsqu’il s’agit de savoir ce qu’il faut inclure ou non dans votre CV, il peut parfois y avoir un désaccord. Et certaines personnes ne savent pas si elles doivent inclure…

How to job hunt while on temporary layoff or furlough

Need to look for a job during COVID-19? Here are some tips on how to job hunt while on temporary layoff or furlough. Have you been temporarily laid off or furloughed during COVID-19? Or maybe you’ve had your hours cut and it’s becoming an untenable situation. If so, you might find yourself in the tricky…

This skillset will improve your chances of rebounding after job loss

Study finds you can increase your chances of rebounding after job loss if you possess this skillset. Fortunately, it’s a set you can learn. Millions of people have lost their jobs over the past seven months or so and the stress is taking its toll. Sometimes we all feel terrified and overwhelmed. But if you…

Should you include your address in your resume?

Should you include your address in your resume? Some people say yes but many more say no. Here’s why you should leave it out. When it comes to what to include and what not to include in your resume, there can sometimes be disagreement. And some people are unsure on whether they should include their…