• Why Networking Is More Important Than Your Resume

    By Monday, February 25, 2013 6 Permalink 0

    By Me. For EBONY. Check out some of the article below: Did you know that even with a spotless résumé, you can still end up at the bottom of the candidate pool? There’s a group ahead of you, a group that’s gone the extra step in their search. Who am I talking about? The networkers. “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” is more than a poignant cliché, especially in today’s market. A good number of ...

  • How to Request an Informational Interview by Email

    By Monday, November 12, 2012 18 Permalink 1

    Just over a week ago, I wrote about mistakes to avoid when seeking an informational interview. In it, I explained what an informational interview is and isn't, as well as the common mistakes I've seen people make. If you missed it, you can check out that post here. Today, I'm here to tell you how to request an informational interview by email and get greater results. If you follow these steps, you should see an increase ...