Job Seeker News

10 Hacks to Get Your Resume to the Top of the Pile

August 15, 2018 |

If you are on the hunt for a new job opportunity, there are some simple but critical components to putting your best foot forward in the job search process. Chief among them? Make sure you have a LinkedIn account. Make sure your LinkedIn profile is detailed and updated. And make […] Continue reading

Tags , , , ,

10 Truths You Should Know About Contacting Hiring Managers After An Interview

August 08, 2018 |

Have you ever come across an exciting job possibility, landed an interview, and been on pins and needles to find out if you’re still in the running for the position? Job hunting is not for the faint of heart and the “hurry up and wait” phase can be particularly taxing. […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , ,

Marketers Want to Learn How to Use Cutting Edge Tools, But Many Companies are Falling Behind

July 25, 2018 |

Are the robots actually going to take over? It sounds laughable to some and frightening to others, but a McKinsey Institute report says that automation and robots could replace 800 million jobs by 2030. And while most of those jobs will likely be administrators and construction equipment operators, there is […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , ,

More Americans Quit Their Jobs Than Previous 17 Years. 4 Lessons Hiring Managers Need to Know.

July 12, 2018 |

More American workers quit their jobs in May 2018 than have done so in any given month since 2001. What does this staggering figure mean? Is something wrong in the workforce? Why are people jumping ship? This is actually good news. American workers quit their jobs when they feel confident […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , , ,

7 Compelling Reasons to Dump Performance Reviews–and Fast

May 31, 2018 |

Performance reviews are an old staple of corporate America. We use them to communicate how an employee has performed in the past and how to improve. And did you know we’ve been doing it since the Industrial Revolution?  Both the reviewer and the reviewed expend a great deal of energy and time in the review process each year, but are formal […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , ,

Job Seeker Tips: How to Write a Thank You Note That Will Wow Them

May 03, 2018 |

With 23 years of experience (and counting) in the marketing recruiting space, we have seen it all when it comes to top performing candidates and those we would, quite frankly, avoid recommending to a client.   In any job application process there are some easy things the job seeker can do […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , , ,

Spring Clean Your Resume: 5 Ways to Freshen Up Your Resume and Land the Job You Want by Summer

April 12, 2018 |

As the weather warms, you’ll likely notice your neighbors sprucing up their front yards, sweeping out their foyers, or putting a fresh coat of paint on their front door. We tend to prioritize the entrance to our home, because it serves as a first impression to our guests.  Resumes are no different. […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , ,

Almost half of hiring managers are unhappy with how long it takes to fill roles in 2018. Here’s how to solve that problem.

April 05, 2018 |

The 2018 marketing hiring landscape is marked by a few common themes: anticipated growth, more open positions than qualified marketers to fill them, and a frustration with the length of time it takes to fill roles. Almost half (44 percent) of marketing hiring managers surveyed in McKinley Marketing Partners’ 2018 […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , , ,

Recent promotion? Here Are 7 Ways to Succeed In Your New Role

March 27, 2018 |

If you have gotten a promotion, congratulations! This means that you are succeeding in your work at your company and your hard work is getting noticed. But now you have new challenges that lie ahead of you. You may move into a position where you are supervising former peers. You […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , ,

Digital Experience on the Rise in Product Marketing in 2018

March 23, 2018 |

For those hiring marketers in 2018, digital experience continues to be highly valued. As part of our annual marketing hiring trends report, we surveyed hiring managers to find out how important a digital background is in candidates across various marketing functions at their organization. The chart below represents the respondents […] Continue reading

Tags , , , , , , , ,