Job Seeker Resources

  • How has the workplace changed since the pandemic?

    Things have changed on the work front since March of 2020. They had to. As we return to a more “normal” state, which of those changes are here to stay? What’s going by the wayside? Our founder, Mark Phillips, shares his thoughts.

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  • How to Ask for a Raise 101

    You think you’re ready for a raise and haven’t gotten one yet (or in a while). How can you most effectively ask for a raise? It’s a delicate conversation at [...]

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  • End-of-Year and Beginning-of-Year Career Audit

    The end of the year is a big time of reflection and change; it’s normal to think about what’s happened over the past year and what’s coming for the next [...]

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  • How to Choose Between Two Job Offers (or Get the Best Offer Possible)

    Sometimes two equally appealing opportunities come along at the same time. No two offers are ever truly identical, but as an academic exercise, let’s pretend they are. Where is there [...]

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  • What is a recruiter?

    What is a recruiter? Should you use one? How can a recruiter help you? At the most basic level, a recruiter is someone who helps an individual find the right [...]

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  • How to Update Your LinkedIn Profile

      Regularly.     But seriously, while we could end this article there, there’s more to optimizing your LinkedIn profile than just keeping it up-to-date. (Although that’s essential.) We’ll use [...]

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  • Should I send a thank you note after an interview?

    After an interview, it's always a nice touch to say thank you in writing. Formal letters sent through the mail aren't necessary, although if that's your cup of tea, go [...]

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  • Telephone Interview Prep

    Telephone interviews can be awkward, but they don't have to be. With a little preparation and forethought, you can wow your interviewers and land that perfect job without ever meeting [...]

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  • Video Conference Interview Prep

    Online video interviews can be awkward, but they don't have to be. With a little preparation and forethought, you can wow your interviewers and land that perfect job without ever [...]

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  • How to Break into the Edtech Industry

    The edtech (educational technology) industry, as with any other industry, has its own culture and terminology. If you don't have a background in edtech, how can you break into the [...]

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  • Meeting a Recruiter

    “The only constant in life is change” -Heraclitus No matter where you are in a company, your career there is unpredictable. Call to mind 10 different decision-makers at your place [...]

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  • We get it, interviews can be stressful. They are your main chance to determine if you are a fit for the job. While there are lots of things you should [...]

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