Career Video Resources

Video resources to help in your job search - where to start your job search, how to create a job search plan and other career tips.

Stand Out From The Crowd – Your Resume

Your resume is often the first impression a employer has of you. It has the power to open doors for you – and if done correctly it will help you stand out.

A resume should include your objectives, your skills & training, work experience and past accomplishments.

I always recommend hiring someone who writes resumes for a living – they know what to include, what to put where and the importance of keywords etc.

I want to introduce Kurtis Tompkins who offers many resume services. Kurtis is the owner at Owner at Jobready2dey • Certified Resume Writer • Certified Life Coach • Certified Interview Coach

? Find out more about Kurtis and his services ???

Steps to a Better LinkedIn Profile

An optimized LinkedIn profile will help you stand out, will help you show up in search results, and will give more details about your professional career.

This awareness gives you more opportunities for connecting with others, networking, and with recruiters and hiring managers.

Most of my action items are quick wins but all are worth looking at and changing.

? Action items to optimize your LinkedIn profile ???

Being in a job search is not easy.

There are lots of ups and downs!

Stay positive, network like crazy and keep pushing forward.

I’m here to help you and to share what is working for myself to make your job search easier.

? Tools to help in your job search ???

Dressing for Success – Preparing for a Virtual Interview

We are in a virtual world with Zoom calls, Microsoft Teams calls, Google Meet and so on.

The question that I have received lately is “how do you dress and prepare for a virtual interview?”

My recommendation, Dress for success and to also stand out!

? Action items to stand out in a virtual interview ???

Message to Recruiters & Hiring Managers from Job Seekers

Some of the frustrations many job seekers are experiencing when they apply for a job is they may get rejected and then ask for feedback and hear crickets or are ghosted.

If someone ask for feedback, take the time to give it. They may not get this positions, but you feedback could help them with their next one.

? Check out the video for what job seekers experience ???

Your Job Search & LinkedIn Profile

With so many searching for new jobs, I want to share the elements that will help others. Today, I want to share the elements of a good LinkedIn profile.

Many employers and recruiters will use LinkedIn to research you, see what your employment history is, what your job qualifications are, what you post and what your personal brand is. LinkedIn is essential.

? Check out the video for the key elements of a good LinkedIn Profile ???

Elements of a Job Search Plan

As I go through my job search, I want to share the elements that I’m finding helpful. Today, I want to talk about the importance of a job search plan.

What is a job search plan? Think of it as a summary of details that will help yourself and others understand what you are looking for in the next job or career.

? Check out the video for 8 key elements of a Job Search Plan ???

Tips For Your Job Search

This past year has been very difficult for so many people. Trying to find work in normal times is stressful, even more now during COVID.

Want to share 5 tips to help you get started in your job search

? Check out the video for actionable items to help with your job search ???

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