Tag Archives: Job Search Tips

Explore Niche Job Boards

The US economy is in recovery and employers are increasing the number of new job openings every month.  Niche job boards are an excellent way to find job openings from employers looking specifically for groups of interested applicants. What are Niche Job Boards Niche job boards or … Read More…

Posted in Career Advice, Careers, Diversity Recruiting, Future of Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Phone Interviews are Still a Thing – Even in the Age of Zoom

So you are thinking that in the days of Zoom, FaceTime and Skype you don’t need to prepare phone interviews. Well you would be wrong if that is how you are thinking. Phone interviews still matter and this article on 10 Ways to ACE … Read More…

Posted in Career Advice, Careers, Diversity Recruiting, Job Interviews, Job Search Tips, What Employers Want | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Phone Interviews are Still a Thing – Even in the Age of Zoom

Resume Tips from Google, Microsoft and Goldman Sachs

Resumes continue to be a big part of the job search and the hiring process. They are not going away! The HBCU Career Center shares resume tips because one of our goals is to end resume fails! We created and use the #EndResumeFails … Read More…

Posted in Careers, End Resume Fails, Job Search Tips, What Employers Want | Tagged , | Comments Off on Resume Tips from Google, Microsoft and Goldman Sachs

Retail is Booming. Retail is Dying. Which is it and What Does it Mean for Careers?

On one hand some will say that retail is booming. Amazon, the online retail giant sought to hire 175,000 additional workers during the Coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, the latest 2020 jobs report showed that a total of 740,000 new retail jobs … Read More…

Posted in Career Advice, Careers, Future of Work, Job Search Tips, New Grad, ReSkill America, What Employers Want | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Retail is Booming. Retail is Dying. Which is it and What Does it Mean for Careers?

Job Searching During Coronavirus; A Rapid Paradigm Shift for New Grads

Today’s college graduates are entering one of the best job markets in the nation’s history… Hold up. Rewind… Read More…

Posted in Careers, Future of Work, New Grad | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Job Searching During Coronavirus; A Rapid Paradigm Shift for New Grads

Campus to Career: Work Readiness in the Current Crisis

Campus to Career: Work Readiness in the Current Crisis Read More…

Posted in Career Advice, Careers, College Life, Diversity Recruiting, Grad School, Job Search Tips, New Grad | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Campus to Career: Work Readiness in the Current Crisis

5 Steps to Jump Start your Job Search Right Now

If you just graduated and haven’t landed your dream job yet, then I suspect your job search should be in high gear right about now. If your job search is not yet picking up steam, here are 5 things to do today to … Read More…

Posted in Careers, End Resume Fails, Job Search Tips, New Grad | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Is Your Prospective Employer Getting Diversity Right?

In many ways college is a safe space, a place where the burdens of under-representation for African Americans can be slightly offset by the pedagogical drive to innovate and create new knowledge. This is particularly the case at HBCU’s where students have the … Read More…

Posted in Careers, Diversity Recruiting, Future of Work, Leadership, ReSkill America, What Employers Want | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Is Your Prospective Employer Getting Diversity Right?