We can write a book about this topic, but here in this post we will highlight the “obvious” mistakes jobseekers make that stops them from getting a job. These tips apply to recent graduates mostly, if you are a senior … Continue reading Why can’t I get a job?
We wrote about this before, but this is an ongoing issue so there goes another post. A Resume is a marketing tool to let people know what your skills are and what you are good at. It is a longer … Continue reading What do you do???
Today I would like to discuss about something that may seem like common sense to you but may make a huge difference in your work life. Paying attention to these details will not only make you a respected member of … Continue reading Getting Personal: Dress Codes, Personal Hygiene and Others…
We all live in our little worlds where we tend to compare our lives with others around us. This applies to job search as well. New graduates tend to think their only competition is their classmates first, their alumni next … Continue reading Who is your competition?
Braun Weiss Inc. focuses on Financial Services Industry and Financial systems, so we work with, talk to, meet…many Finance candidates and go through many many Resumes. It is obviously common sense that someone who is a CPA will know about … Continue reading What are core Finance and Accounting competencies that you should list in your Resume?
Tell me about yourself! As irritating as it is, this is one of the first thing you will hear during a job interview. It makes the candidates feel like a stand-up comedian in a room full of people. How to answer this … Continue reading Tell me about yourself!
Comedian Sara Schaefer demonstrates a very productive day in the office:) Continue reading How Excel can help save the day? We have all been there at one point, have a fun day at work everyone:)
We keep writing about this over and over again, because I still see dozens of Resumes on a daily basis that is lacking the basics. They just have educational details and tons of school work details, but not enough work … Continue reading I have no relevant job experience, so I simply won’t list anything on my Resume…
We think this article sums up the basic formatting mistakes people make in their Resumes: Sloppiness Summaries that are too long Too many buzzwords Starting a bullet point with ‘Responsible for’ Being too formal Sticking to a template Sticking to … Continue reading Avoid these blunders in your Resume
You are not alone! Most people, regardless of age, experience level, skill set…do not like job interviews. People feel intimidated and judged and overall uncomfortable. However, job interviews are part of life, more than likely you will have dozens of … Continue reading Do job interviews make you nervous?