Our Blog Posts

  • rake - job search tips
Although we don’t always like to admit it, every single thing that we do affects our productivity in some way. Even when we don’t notice we’re doing things, like nurturing a negative mindset, they can still hinder our abilities to...
  • Rake - LinkedIn Tips
In today’s world, the way you’re portrayed on LinkedIn may be just as or even more important than any resume or cover letter you submit. That means it’s critical to utilize your LinkedIn profile to its greatest potential. However, it...
  • Rake - job search books
As we get older, we seem to have less and less time to curl up with a good book and get some reading in. And sometimes, it just doesn’t seem as important as the thousands of other things we have...
  • Rake - Job Search Mistakes
When we’re in the middle of a job search, we tend to pay meticulous attention to all of our decisions and actions. Should we email or call the hiring manager? How long do we wait to send a thank you...
  • rake - how to save money during a job search
Job searching can be an extremely stressful time, especially when you’re financially strained. Living without a paycheck can be difficult, even if your significant other has a steady income. Add a family or a mortgage into the picture and it...
  • Rake - 10 reasons to consider working for a startup
It can feel good to tell your friends and family that you work at a well-known, widely successful corporate company. In certain industries, the company we work with says a lot about who we are and can sometimes determine how...
  • Rake - Twitter for job search
We all know to turn to LinkedIn or websites like Indeed and Monster when we’re searching for a job, but many of us tend to overlook some other useful platforms that can actually provide us with extremely useful information and...
  • Rake - how mindfulness can save your job search
When some people hear the word “mindfulness,” they imagine crystals and chakras that seem scary and hard to understand. But it doesn’t need to be overwhelming or something you put a ton of energy into. Even meditation in the simplest...
  • Rake - why emotional intelligence is important for job seekers
Emotional intelligence is a term coined in the 1990s by scientists that is used to describe the ability to understand one’s self and others in order to interact in a healthy and productive manner. There are five major skills common...
  • Rake - 4 Psychological Tricks To Know if You Want the Job
Think back to high school or college. Ever find yourself sitting in a psychology class wondering why you had to be there? Us, too. But it turns out that those required classes could actually have a huge impact on our...