You were flown in for an in-person interview, where you had the chance to meet and get to know the team. It went great! …or so you thought, but it’s been over a month since you’ve heard from the hiring manager. The job posting is still “open,” and HR said they’d get back to you within two weeks. What happened? From your point of view, it looks the company where you were so excited to work may … [Read more...] about The 3 Real Reasons You’re Getting Radio Silence After the Final Interview
This post is sponsored by the Forté Foundation. All opinions are 100% my own! Before I actually had mentors, I, like most people, believed a mentor to be like Cinderella's fairy godmother, but for your career. But the truth is that there are many different people in your life that may mentor you, even if you don’t have a formal mentoring relationship. What Does it Mean to Have a Mentor? A … [Read more...] about How to Find Mentors to Grow in Your Career
Finding a new job can be incredibly challenging, especially in today’s competitive job market. It seems that everyone around you is so qualified, talented, and passionate when it comes to their work. Imposter syndrome, self-doubt, and a lack of motivation might overtake your rise to the top. According to INC, 73% of job seekers are stressed primarily because they are trying to find a new job. … [Read more...] about How to Secure an Interview Every Time You Apply for a Job
In the past few years, the job market has become more and more competitive. If you are looking for a job right now, you understand the struggle. There are more students graduating from college than ever before. This means that more people qualify for more jobs than they have in the past ten years. Employers are rejecting candidates because they are overqualified, underqualified, inexperienced, or … [Read more...] about 4 Things You Need To Do If You Want To Succeed In Your Career
We live in an age where technology is continuously advancing, and industries are changing to find success in this new landscape. For this reason, as an employee, regardless of your industry, you should always be making sure that your current skills are relevant and that you continue developing useful skills that will help you go further in your career path. There is a difference between simply … [Read more...] about How To Upskill In Your Career
I know all about that intern life. It can be difficult and stressful, especially if what you really want is to have a full-time job! When I first joined the team at Miss Millennia Magazine four years ago, I worked as a summer intern. I loved it so much that about two weeks into the internship I knew that I wanted to stay for longer than just those few months. I didn’t know exactly how to go … [Read more...] about How to Turn Your Internship Into a Full-Time Job
As a millennial woman, you not only want it all, but you work hard to make "it all" possible. You work full time, manage to get the kids to and from school, friends' houses, and extracurricular activities, make dinner every night and lunches every morning, and keep a clean home. It's hard work, but of course, as a millennial woman, you will rarely (if ever) admit it. That said, just because you … [Read more...] about 4 Ways To Reduce the Stress of Managing a Full-Time Job AND a Household
We tend to think of education as something that defines early life. It is a mandatory process, a journey designed to prepare one for adult responsibilities. There’s no real reason why learning should stop at school. There are plenty of benefits to be had from pursuing different kinds of education in later years. For instance, it is increasingly common for adults to restart their education … [Read more...] about Continue Your Education Now, Get Really Amazing Career Benefits!