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[PODCAST] Career Exploration & Internship: With Marie Narsoo Part 1 of 3

#Internships, Finding #work and building #resumes with little to no #experience can be an intense #career #challenge. We chat with Career Exploration Coach and Student Advocate Marie Narsoo about what it takes to build those relationships from the ground up – and the usual shenanigans ensue. Follow and Connect with Marie here: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marienarsoo/ Facebook:…
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6 Steps To Be Positive Over The Phone & During An Interview

By now, the stress and emotional rollercoaster are felt and understood by thousands of job seekers. Positive thinking throughout the entire job search process helps job seekers be healthier, more productive and happier. However, for most people, it is hard to be positive on a regular basis or when job search hasn’t been as fruitful…
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Making Excuses: The Fallout of Failure.

As many folks know my relentless worklife, work ethic and drive, this really comes down to the fact of being focused on reasonable timing, communication and budget of resource, personnel and planned timed milestones for success. As a leader, there are no excuses. Even if you want to make them, you are looked at as the quintessential…
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An Update on Recruitamentary: What Our Mission Statement is, & What It Is Not.

I’d like to take a moment to make something perfectly clear in this post: What Recruitamentary is, and is not. What it is: A place where one can find supportive, informative and humorous content on www.recruitamentary.com and youtube.com/recruitamentary -for guest speakers, helpful content and articles, getting to the topics and painpoints that matter to you…
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No Traction In Your Job Search? 5 Steps In Overcoming Job Search Stress

“Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.” – Jack Canfield Job searching is not easy. The stress, sadness, anxiousness, low self-esteem, worry and many more confusing emotions are felt by many job seekers. Or maybe you’re content in life but your job search has just not gained…
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Little to No Experience: Internships And How To Find One.

You’re in your 3rd year or last year of your post-secondary education, perhaps you even graduated. Now you sit and wonder how to get experience in your field. You ask yourself, how do I get an internship if I have little to no work experience? The question most often asked by young job seekers, “how…
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Confidence or the Job Seeker - Lets talk about it. By Kaylee Houde

Recently Featured in the AllThingsRisk Podcast: Ep. 88: Michael MidKnight – Creativity and Design in Careers and Beyond

Was featured as a guest on allthingsrisk with Ben Cattaneo – Great conversation just about all real aspects of the business, creatives and how I came to be where I am today: Ep. 88: Michael MidKnight – Creativity and Design in Careers and Beyond   Today, it’s all about creativity, design, marketing and careers. That,…
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Career Hire Q&A #4: With Kaylee Houde

While on the path to employment or while being employed, you are going to want to ask questions. Big questions, little questions, perhaps strange questions. This Q&A Series is exactly that. Michael MidKnight and Career Coach Kaylee Houde share their thoughts and insight on recent questions gathered from over the past few weeks.   Connect…
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Career Hire Q&A #3: With Kaylee Houde

While on the path to employment or while being employed, you are going to want to ask questions. Big questions, little questions, perhaps strange questions. This Q&A Series is exactly that. Michael MidKnight and Career Coach Kaylee Houde share their thoughts and insight on recent questions gathered from over the past few weeks.   Connect…
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What kind of resume should I use? Choosing a format.

Choosing a resume format depends on two key things: (1) who you are and (2) what your end goal is. There are two key types of resumes, chronological and functional. These will be reviewed at high level today to help you decide which to use when writing your next resume. If you are an accountant,…
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