JOB SEARCH BLOG

JOB SEARCH BLOG

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Kyle

If your answer is “yes,” grab a soy, sugar-free vanilla latte and keep scrolling to read my job search blog and latest career tips.

But first, let me quickly introduce myself. I’m Dr. Kyle Elliott, an award-winning career coach and job search expert. I created this blog to share free advice on job searching, resumes, cover letters, networking, interviewing, salary negotiation, and more.

When you’re ready, click here to learn how I help Silicon Valley’s top talent get unstuck, own their fabulousness, and achieve what they never imagined was possible.

How To Handle Job Rejection

It’s normal to feel sad, mad, or scared after getting rejected for a job, particularly if you’ve been on the hunt for a while. How do you gracefully handle job disappointment? Are there mistakes to avoid after getting rejected from a dream position? In this article, I share intentional steps you can take after getting turned down for a job, as well as missteps to avoid as you prepare to look for your next role.

How To Handle Job Rejection

4 Common Cover Letter Mistakes To Avoid

Whether to include a cover letter alongside your resume is arguably one of the greatest debates in the recruiting space. There’s no single right answer when it comes to this age-old question. Yet if you do decide to submit a cover letter, there are several mistakes you want to avoid making.

4 Common Cover Letter Mistakes To Avoid

Why Do Recruiters Ghost Job Applicants? 4 Explanations

“Why do recruiters ghost?” is a question you’ve likely thought about if you’re searching for a new job, and you’re not alone. Job seekers frequently reach out to me frustrated as to why they haven’t heard back from a recruiter after submitting an application or going on an interview. In this article, I share four explanations as to why recruiters ghost job applicants in the hopes it removes some of the sting of not hearing back.

Why Do Recruiters Ghost Job Applicants 4 Explanations

Looking For A Job? 5 Networking Tips For Introverts

If you’re on the search for a new job, the concept of “professional networking” is likely to arise, but for many of us, the idea of reaching out to people and asking for help with a search can feel intimidating, particularly if you’re an introvert. What strategies are available to make networking more enjoyable if you’re an introvert? Let’s dive in and find out.

Looking For A Job 5 Networking Tips For Introverts

6 Ways To Make Writing Your Resume Less Challenging

Few people find the process of writing their resumes enjoyable. Yet learning how to effectively write your resume is necessary to land a role in today’s modern job market, so it’s helpful to make the process as stress-free as possible, or perhaps even derive a little enjoyment from it. If you find the process of writing your resume writing challenging, give these strategies a try.

6 Ways To Make Writing Your Resume Less Challenging

How To Announce A New Job On LinkedIn (With Example)

If you landed a new position recently and want to announce it on social media, you’re in the right spot. In this article, I share how to announce a new job on LinkedIn, what to consider before you hit the publish button, and a sample LinkedIn post.

How To Announce A New Job On LinkedIn With Example