March 19, 2018

3 Skills that keep you hired

All top employees have employ-ability skills. These are the skills we should possess if we want to get and keep that top job and remain successful in […]
March 12, 2018

3 Reasons why you NEED a Job Search Strategy

The job-seeker journey can be a long and frustrating one. You send out hundreds of resumes, complete countless phone interviews, meet for in-person interviews and then […]
March 5, 2018

5 Ways to get more Interviews

You drafted the perfect resume, you sent it out and now you wait. In the words of Jeffery Dean Morgan, “Persistence pays off”. Don’t just sit there waiting for the phone to ring. This job search journey is yours! Take charge of your success and be persistent. Here are five ways to take charge of…

5 Ways to get more Interviews was originally published on BizOpt Consulting

February 27, 2018

Dear Applicant, Please READ the Job Description

In recent weeks I have come across several candidates that past the initial screening and made it to the phone interview. There were three experiences that stood out for me. The first… The phone interview started off well. Great resume and applicable experience for the entry-level role we were recruiting for. We started to broach…

Dear Applicant, Please READ the Job Description was originally published on BizOpt Consulting

February 26, 2018

Your voicemail is ruining your job search.

While recruiting it is normal to miss a candidate and leave a voicemail so your call can be returned. If you have never met or spoken to the candidate before,  the voicemail message is the second impression of the candidate. In this modern time, it is unacceptable to either not have a voicemail of have…

Your voicemail is ruining your job search. was originally published on BizOpt Consulting

February 25, 2018

The Jobseeker Journey

My “Why?” Everyone has a reason for launching out. Here is my “Why?” I am a passionate human resource professional transforming small to medium sized businesses with recruiting, onboarding and developing exceptional talent. I just have one problem…some of the great talented candidates I meet are grosly and detrimentally underselling themselves. I have listened to,…

The Jobseeker Journey was originally published on BizOpt Consulting

February 6, 2018

Hello world!

Welcome to BizOpt. This is ground zero for your optimization.