Posts filed under: Career Advice

  • Rake - job search tips for college grads
This post originally appeared on Career Enlightenment. Summer is upon us, which isn’t just good news when it comes to the weather. Over the next few months, newly minted college graduates begin a new journey: life in the working world....
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  • rake resume tips
Contrary to what you might think, summer is not a great time to slow down your job search. In fact, now’s a great time to really pick things up! While people take vacations and summer Fridays have people heading out...
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  • Rake - skill hiring managers are looking for
When you think of creativity, what comes to mind? For most people, their immediate inclination is to associate creativity with the arts. Writing, painting, and playing musical instruments are most definitely skills that require creativity. But did you know that...
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  • Rake - how to get noticed in a crowded industry
When we consider the plethora of reasons an individual may have for leaving his or her place of work, one of the most common is that the employee feels unnoticed. This can be a result of many different experiences, from...
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  • Rake - Is a Remote Job Right for You? Here's How to Decide.
When most people think of going to work, they think of entering an office at 9 a.m. in business casual dress, clutching a coffee, ready to work until 5 p.m. However, this isn’t the case for everyone. When some people...
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  • Rake - career advice from successful CEOs
Sometimes we can all use a little kick in the butt to get down to action – and that definitely isn’t limited to job searching. While it’s important to take all advice with a grain of salt, the advice of...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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