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Topic: Career Search

How to Answer the "Strengths and Weaknesses" Interview Question

By Ashley Ziegler on May 2, 2022

Suppose you’ve ever had to fill out a self-evaluation for work. In that case, you know how awkward it feels when asked to toot your own horn by...

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Unpressing Pause: Filling Resume Gaps and Returning to Work

By The Mom Project on April 21, 2022

Whether you’ve decided to leave for a few months, were laid off a few months ago, or are a stay-at-home mom ready to rejoin the workforce, resuming...

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The Importance of Transparency While Interviewing

By Ashley Ziegler on April 18, 2022

Typically, it takes a minimum of two interviews for a job candidate to secure a job offer, and for a lot of jobs, that’s on the low end. The ...

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The Casual Job Search: When & How To Do It

By Ashley Ziegler on April 13, 2022

Most of the time, when you’re applying to jobs, it’s because you’re actively looking for a new opportunity. You’re ready to make a change, and more...

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You Are Not Your Career: When the Job Search Feels Too Hard

By Ashley Ziegler on March 28, 2022

Whether you are the family's sole breadwinner or your job is what pays for all of the “extras,” like soccer, summer camp, and that long-awaited trip...

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Changing Your Mindset While Searching for a New Job

By Ashley Ziegler on March 1, 2022

When a job search drags on and on, it can be really challenging to stay optimistic, especially when you’re stuck in a current job where you’re...

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Dressing Professionally & Authentically For Your Interview

By Ashley Ziegler on February 21, 2022

We’ve all been in some variation of the same scenario where we show up to an interview in an outfit deemed “professional” but is also devoid of any...

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Best Practices for Making It Past The Phone Screen Interview

By Ashley Ziegler on February 11, 2022

Anyone searching for a job knows that to get an actual interview, you usually have to make it past the phone screen first. Whether the recruiter is...

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Disclosing a Disability While Job Seeking

By Ashley Ziegler on February 8, 2022

Anyone who has applied for jobs has undoubtedly come across a section inquiring about whether or not you have a disability. Suppose you’re a job...

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Navigating & Coping With Job Search Depression

By Ashley Ziegler on February 3, 2022

Usually, when you first start your job search, you go into it with a sense of determination and optimism. But, as time goes on, it can become harder...

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