Tag Archives: social networking platforms

Are career coaching services worth the hype?

Where do the fresh graduates stand in the ever evolving career landscape today? It’s clear that students don’t consider their degrees as the infallible passport to great career options any more. The playdate generation – at the heart of its growing up has been a keen sense of competition. For them the degree acquired by them is not the end of a phase of struggle but the beginning of a very different kind of fierceness. For many- career preferences have jumped from astronauts to biologist to chemist, while for others- finding their strengths itself has remained a major challenge. Turning … Read More

The Effect of the Internet on Job Search

Job search has considerably undergone sea changes. Whether it has become substantially complex or not- you will come to understand once you go through this particular post. Gone are the days when a candidate’s preparations for his foray into the corporate world were confined to learning about interview etiquette and looking up a few stock questions and answers. Today, the entire learning process entails tricks to go up the “digital” ladder and getting past all the Google robots examining resumes for keywords. You might as well find many businesses turning to manual processes for hiring, while there are others employing … Read More