The day of graduation is so exciting! You bask in the celebration of your most recent accomplishment with family, friends and classmates as you shake hands with mentors and professors that have gotten you to this moment.
Most young people today applying for an internship in college or high school face the same situation: You need experience to get a job, but you can't get a job without experience. It’s a catch-22.
No one expects to become unemployed. It can feel like the ground has fallen out underneath you. For some, it causes panic, fear, worry, and doubt of whether they’ll be able to pay bills and provide for their families. This does not have to be the case! Periods of unemployment in your life can be a time for training, which can include personal skill development and career assessment. Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona has no-cost training opportunities (online, virtual courses, and within the career center) that you can take advantage of while you are searching for that next career choice.
First impressions matter especially when meeting a potential employer. Do you want to know how to impress a potential employer? You can make a great first impression in an interview or even on a resume by implementing a few key points.
With more companies moving to a fully remote environment, the recruiting process has been met with many challenges. The biggest one by far is conducting interviews completely through Zoom! With video interviews becoming the new norm, candidates really have to shine through the screen to stand out to recruiters.
“I don’t know what I want to do with my life” is a thought that many professionals have experienced at some point in their careers. Regardless of whether you are just starting out or if you have decades of experience, it is normal to feel this. In fact, this is a feeling that many of the world’s best entrepreneurs felt right before they opened their own business or made an important career change.
We are all familiar with social media and its imprint that it has left on us, especially in today’s quick-paced, technology savvy society. From documenting our locations, posting status updates, uploading photos, and even photographing a meal that we are about to consume.
We are currently hiring for Forklift Operator at our Retail Operations Center. We will be hosting a virtual hiring event on Thursday, September 17.
Getting your resume to stand out in a competitive job market is always challenging. Your resume is often the first impression an employer will get of your skills and experience. Here are four ways to make your resume stand out from the rest.