According to a U.S. Department of Labor survey, 70.9% of the total United States population is comprised of men and women ages 20 – 24. That’s a pretty hefty percentage who recently abandoned childhood dreams of a career as a superhero or a princess. “Get your degree so you can get a real job,” […]
Scoring an interview is only half the battle – you also have to land the job. Here is a list of some of the best ways to be prepared if you want to land your dream job.
Some of our favorite books to turn to for career advice.
There’s an episode of The Office where Phyllis misspells the word “Launch” on a banner for a party. If you’ve seen the show, you know Angela yells a lot, so Phyllis googles “how to deal with difficult people” when she realizes her mistake. “So, how do you feel about the fact that the banner says […]
With so much competition in the job market, it’s important to write a resume that stands out. And while your skills are invaluable, being aware of what recruiters are looking for when you apply to a certain position will help you immensely in your job search. If you’ve been out of the job market for a while (and even if you haven’t), staying on top of resume trends will keep you at the top of a hiring manager’s list.
What do you do when you first sit down at your desk in the morning? If you immediately check your emails and put together a list of tasks to be completed by the end of the day, stop. Seriously. If you find yourself frazzled when you first walk in the door, you probably need to […]
Taking on a job or internship during school can be an important step towards getting the career you want, but pair that with a full course load and you might find yourself overwhelmed. Savvy students (like our amazing interns) know how to balance school and work without getting overwhelmed. When you look for an internship, make sure you are honest […]
No one likes waiting, especially if you are waiting to hear whether you got the job or not. Maybe you thought the interview was going to be the most stressful part of the hiring process. But you are soon realizing that the time between the interview and when you find out if you are […]
Pyramid Consulting Group, along with friends and family, will be participating in this year’s AIDS WALK NEW YORK on Sunday, May 19th. We want to do as much as I can to make a difference in the lives of people living with HIV and AIDS. Our goal is to raise $1,000 and we are […]