Category: Job Search

What to Expect When You Are Expecting

AUTHOR: Evan Roth
POSTED: July 23, 2013 at 7:59 am

Hopefully, I got your attention with this headline! Many women will recognize this book title that has been a best seller for many years for pregnant women. Since many of our ResumeEdge readers are employed while looking for that next job, what should you expect of yourself as you expect to soon be employed in... » Read Full Article

Are You Using LinkedIn? You Should Be

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: July 5, 2013 at 2:00 am

There’s a very impressive infographic on MarketingProfs that shows LinkedIn‘s value when it comes to a candidate being recognized and contacted by recruiters and hiring managers. LinkedIn has approximately 200 users from 200 countries. Clearly, its reach is wide. (Photo credit: And that’s what every professional needs, whether they’re looking for a job or... » Read Full Article

Why Passive Job Seekers are in Demand

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: July 2, 2013 at 10:08 am

First, you might ask – what in the world is a passive job seeker? According to an article on, a passive job seeker is one who “currently has a job but would be open to taking a better one.” As we’re all painfully aware, many employers are now putting these dreaded words in their... » Read Full Article

3 Tips for Job-Seeking Grads

AUTHOR: Don Fornes
POSTED: June 14, 2013 at 2:00 am

It’s become widely understood that many recent college graduates are having a hard time finding a job right out of school. Unfortunately, eagerness, while a critical attribute to have, can only get you so far. The website Software Advice has been hiring like crazy recently. And as their company has grown, they’ve interviewed thousands of recent grads.... » Read Full Article

Five misconceptions that keep new grads from finding employment

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
POSTED: June 7, 2013 at 8:40 am

With scores of graduates flooding the job market this month, some will begin with high hopes about working in their chosen careers. Others will be a bit less optimistic as to their employment search, while quite a few will become downright disenchanted. They’ve done everything they were supposed to, which includes getting a degree, excelling... » Read Full Article