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How to Build a Portfolio

In many professions, it’s important for job seekers and freelancers to maintain an online portfolio to display their best work. This is often a requirement for coders and developers -- as well as for writers, artists, designers, photographers, web designers,...

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Job Interview Thank You Notes 101

Job Interview Thank You Notes 101

Overview Job Interview Thank You Notes After every job interview, it's critical to follow up with a thank you note to the person that interviewed you. Thank you notes are not just common courtesy; they are essential elements of the interviewing process. Your smart...

7 Tips for Turning Your Internship into a Job

7 Tips for Turning Your Internship into a Job

Your New Internship: An Extended and Intensive Job Interview One of the first things your supervisor tells you when you start an internship: you are NOT guaranteed a job offer when the internship ends. Still, in many cases, an internship can be thought of as a...

How to Get Honest Interview Feedback

How to Get Honest Interview Feedback

So, you prepared for the interview, you researched the company, and you dressed for success. You thought that the interview went well—until you found out that it was a close call, but the job went to another candidate. Here's our quick guide for getting honest...

When You Have Gaps In Your Resume

When You Have Gaps In Your Resume

Having a gap in your resume -- a period of time when you weren't working, or weren't working at anything that you want to include in your resume -- is common these days. The current 9.1% unemployment rate means there are 13.9 million people unemployed in this...