Ace Your Job Search with Career Goals

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014

I was at a BBQ recently and overheard someone ask a 10 year-old what they want to be when they grow up. It reminded me of my childhood, when I used to dream of being an astronaut and working for NASA. Before I knew it I was in my early 20’s job hunting in New York, and […]

Ace Your Job Search with Career Goals

5 Common and Difficult Interview Questions

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014

Interviews are stressful. Preparing for them not only increases confidence, but helps you come across as professional and prepared. Below are 5 common “difficult” interview questions. Let’s walk through strategies for answering each one. 1. What is your greatest strength? This might not seem like the most nerve-wracking question. After all, most of us like […]

5 Common and Difficult Interview Questions

Interviewing a Passive Job Seeker

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014

Often, when hiring managers have an open position, they assume the majority of the resumes they receive from their networks, job boards, or recruiters belong to job seekers that are actively looking for just any job. In the technology market, this could not be farther from the truth. Many high-level IT professionals these days have […]

Interviewing a Passive Job Seeker

Tweeting Your Way to a New Job

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014

To get a job, write your story instead of a resume. That’s the advice hedge fund manager Brooke Allen gave readers in a Quartz article this year. And a recent survey by TheLadders found that recruiters spend an average of only 6 seconds reviewing a resume before deciding if it’s worth a closer look. So […]

Tweeting Your Way to a New Job

If Content is King, What Are Content Creators?

Posted by on Jun 30, 2014

Resumes packed with relevant work experience are no longer enough to stand out. Employers want to interview candidates who can articulate their thoughts and understand that we live in a social, connected world. One of the best ways to stand out nowadays is through blogging. An active blog is an incredibly valuable asset and every […]

If Content is King, What Are Content Creators?

The Social Job Search: 4 Things to Do

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014

Searching for jobs is now social, meaning that recruiters and HR folks instinctively look at social media profiles when considering candidates. It also means having a presence is no longer optional in most industries; candidates with no social media footprint send the wrong message: that they’re out of touch. Furthermore, job search being social means […]

The Social Job Search: 4 Things to Do

Apply to fewer jobs for better results

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014

It’s no secret that the job search sucks. Regardless of your industry, skills or experience looking for a job is painful. Thankfully the days of reading the classified section of The New York Times or local newspapers are behind us. Though having to pay a buck or two to buy a newspaper seems like a small problem compared […]

Apply to fewer jobs for better results

Introducing you to Queby!

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014

This month has been very exciting for us here at Queby. We’ve been working on Queby for about 8 months and it has been a great learning experience. We’ve spoken to countless job seekers and mingled with thousands in the startup community. We’re grateful for the overwhelming support we have received from everyone. In the […]

Introducing you to Queby!