100 Helpful Career Blogs and Websites for Jobseekers and Jobholders - ThriveYard

100 Helpful Career Blogs and Websites for Jobseekers and Jobholders

by Duncan Muguku

This is a detailed list or a handy reference guide for top 100 career blogs and websites that help people in their quest to find a good job and also in their desire to succeed in their professions and be the very best at what they do.

These blogs answer career questions and provide career advice for both jobseekers and working professionals. They help you to improve your job, offer useful articles and empower you with information on career development.

Methodology used: Over a period of six months, I combed through the Internet looking for, reading and curating the best career blogs based on: overall blog content, career advice topics and categories addressed, ease of navigation on the websites, website layout and presentation, passion evident for helping jobseekers and career climbers, and information available on social media.

The websites are not ranked in any way. They are listed in alphabetical order and show the website or blog name, logo, a summary description, what you will learn and two samples of interesting articles to read on each blog.

You can quickly skim all the 100 helpful career blogs and websites on the table of contents below and then click on any website to read further details. Please enjoy reading. Thank you.

100 Helpful Career Blogs and Websites-ThriveYard

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. A Better Interview
  2. Ask A Manager
  3. AvidCareerist
  4. Best-Job-Interview
  5. Big Interview
  6. Bossed Up
  7. Careeba
  8. Career Attraction
  9. Career Confidential
  10. Career Contessa
  11. Career Enlightenment
  12. Career Girl Daily
  13. Career Igniter
  14. Career Pivot
  15. Career Protocol
  16. Career Sherpa
  17. Career Tips To Go
  18. Career Trend
  19. CareerAddict
  20. CareerAlley
  21. CareerCast
  22. CareerFolk
  23. CareerMetis.com
  24. CareerOneStop
  25. Careers Done Write
  26. Careers in Government
  27. Careers.org
  28. Careershifters
  29. Career Sidekick
  30. Careersmart
  31. CareersWiki
  32. Catherine’s Career Corner
  33. Classy Career Girl
  34. CollegeGrad
  35. Corn on the Job
  36. Corporette
  37. Cubicle Chic
  38. Cultivated Culture
  39. CultiVitae
  40. Diversity Woman
  41. Eat Your Career
  42. Everyday Interview Tips
  43. Executive Career Brand
  44. Fairygodboss
  45. Fast Track Promotion
  46. FindSpark
  47. Fire Me I Beg You
  48. Gen Y Girl
  49. GenTwenty
  50. Great Resumes Fast
  51. Human Workplace
  52. Interview Success Formula
  53. Introvert Whisperer
  54. Ivy Exec
  55. Job Jenny
  56. Jobacle
  57. Jobboom
  58. JobHero
  59. Job-Hunt
  60. JobMob
  61. Jobscan
  62. Justworks
  63. Keppie Careers
  64. Learn How to Become
  65. Levo
  66. LiveCareer
  67. Maroon Oak
  68. Milewalk
  69. Ms Career Girl
  70. NG Career Strategy
  71. Position Ignition
  72. Punched Clocks
  73. Resume Assassin
  74. ResumetoInterviews
  75. She Owns Success
  76. Susan Ireland’s Resume Site
  77. Take It Personel-ly
  78. Tami Cannizzaro
  79. The Balance Careers
  80. The Everygirl
  81. The Interview Guys
  82. The Muse
  83. The Prepary
  84. The Productivity Pro
  85. The Sophisticated Gal
  86. The Way Women Work
  87. ThriveYard
  88. TK+Co
  89. TopResume
  90. UndercoverRecruiter
  91. Undergrad Success
  92. Unfold Careers
  93. Uptowork
  94. WayUp
  95. Work It Daily
  96. WorkBloom
  97. Workology
  98. Yourcareerintel
  99. YouTern
  100. Zippia

 

1. A Better Interview

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Summary Description

A Better Interview provides tips, secrets, guidance and advice on all things related to interviewing. (Founder: Marc DeBoer)

What You Will Learn

Topics covered include job searching, resumes, interview advice, interview questions and answers, interview attire and interview help.

Interesting Articles To Read

Interviewing Secrets from Human Resources and Hiring ManagersWondering how to shine at job interviews? This article reveals insights from hiring managers on how to prepare and succeed in job interviews.

The Colors of Interview SuccessStruggling to choose your interview outfit? This post walks you through what colors to wear during an interview and which colors can portray you in a favorable way.

 

2. Ask A Manager

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Summary Description

Ask A Manager answers questions that readers are grappling with in their day-to-day work. (Founder: Alison Green)

What You Will Learn

Many topics are addressed including advice about your boss, advice about your coworkers, job searching, internships, interviewing, resumes, networking, layoffs, unemployment, rejections, job offers, being the boss and work habits.

Interesting Articles To Read

What does “culture fit” really mean?Curious if you will fit into an organization’s culture? This question is answered by explaining what fit means, examples of fit and figuring out factors that are likely to make one succeed in a company.

What to do when you make a mistake at workBeating yourself up for messing up? This article outlines how to recover when you make a mistake at work.

 

3. AvidCareerist

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Summary Description

AvidCareerist provides job search advice for executives including executive resume and LinkedIn profile writing services. (Founder: Donna Svei)

What You Will Learn

Topics covered include advice on cover letters, resume writing, interviewing, using LinkedIn, networking and job searching.

Interesting Articles To Read

Your Resume – How Recruiters Read Between the LinesWhat do others see in your resume? Learn ten revealing things that lie below the surface of your resume.

How to Connect to Anyone – But Especially Hiring ManagersWondering how to contact a hiring manager? Explore various actionable tips on how to reach out to someone.

 

4. Best-Job-Interview

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Summary Description

Best-Job-Interview offers guidance to help job seekers prepare and succeed in job interviews. (Founder: Julia Penny)

What You Will Learn

Topics addressed consist of answering common job interview questions, questions to ask during interviews, interview tips and advice, mastering behavioral interviews, preparing for phone interviews, panel and group interviews, how to dress for an interview, closing an interview, thank you letters, negotiating salary and accepting a job offer.

Interesting Articles To Read

Panel Interview Tips to Set You Up For SuccessNervous about an upcoming panel interview? Acquire tips on how to prepare, be comfortable and stand out when meeting with a group of interviewers.

Interview Closing Tips and TechniquesHow do you close an interview as an interviewee? This article outlines ways to end an interview on a strong note and leave a favorable impression.

 

5. Big Interview

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Summary Description

Big Interview provides job interview training, video tutorials and mock-interview practice software to help people get jobs. (Co-Founders: Pamela Skillings & Alex Andrei)

What You Will Learn

Topics on the Big Interview blog include interview questions and answers, how to get an interview, creating good resumes and behavioral interview questions. Also featured are interview podcasts.

Interesting Articles To Read

11 Classic Interview Mistakes – and How to RecoverMade a mistake during an interview – gone blank, rambled on? Learn typical mistakes made during job interviews and guidance on how to bounce back.

How To Answer: Why Should We Hire You?Why should you be chosen over other candidates? Explore reasons why interviewers ask this question, pitfalls to avoid and how to prepare and convince them that you are the best candidate for the job.

 

6. Bossed Up

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Summary Description

Bossed Up helps ambitious women to beat burnout and achieve sustainable success in their career and life. (Founder & CEO: Emilie Aries)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics entail career inspiration and motivation, job interviews, mentorship, dealing with stress, staying positive at work, being productive and managing emails. Podcasts are also available.

Interesting Articles To Read

3 Types of Mentors You Need to SucceedLooking for a mentor? Learn about different types of mentors who can provide helpful professional advice to help you navigate various stages of your career.

9 Ways to Transcend Email ParalysisStruggling to manage your inbox? This post outlines tips to help you keep your email under control.

 

7. Careeba

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Summary Description

Careeba helps talented professionals to develop their careers by offering career enhancing knowledge and career support services including career coaching and mentoring.

What You Will Learn

Topics covered consist of career basics, career skills, career planning, management and leadership and the bigger picture (personal growth and development).

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Stay Motivated After Only Receiving Rejections?Dealing with rejection in your job search? See tips on how to stay hopeful and strong as you look for a job.

Avoiding Time Wasting – Why This Trick Is Crucial For Your SuccessDesiring to be more productive? Find out how to overcome procrastination and get ready to do work that you have been dreading to do.

 

8. Career Attraction

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Summary Description

Career Attraction helps high achievers get the position and compensation they deserve. (Co-Founders: Kevin Kermes & Olivia Gamber)

What You Will Learn

Blog posts cover topics such as executive resumes, job searching, recruitment, resume mistakes, interviews, changing industries/changing careers, work environment, LinkedIn tips, working abroad, networking and negotiating.

Interesting Articles To Read

Why You Shouldn’t Try to Win Your NegotiationsLooking for negotiation advice? Learn tips on successful strategies for getting win-win outcomes during negotiations.

How to Eliminate Distractions and Function in an Overcrowded OfficeTrying to concentrate in a crowded office? Find out a few ways to stay focused in a congested workplace.

 

9. Career Confidential

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Summary Description

Career Confidential is dedicated to helping jobseekers find jobs, improve their careers and provide job seekers with training to be successful. (Founder & CEO: Peggy McKee)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics entail job hunting advice, networking, changing careers, executive job search tips, LinkedIn guidance, interviewing skills and tips, resume and CV tips, job search motivation, age bias/age discrimination and 30-60-90-day plans.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Write a 30-60-90-Day Plan for Job InterviewsNeed an action plan for a new position? Find out tips on developing and structuring a 30 60 90 day plan.

What Does a Career Coach Do?Should you hire a career coach? This post outlines how a career coach can help during different stages of one’s career.

 

10. Career Contessa

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Summary Description

Career Contessa helps women build successful careers by providing expert advice, interviews, one-on-one mentoring, online skills-based courses and resources and a curated job board. (Founder & CEO: Lauren McGoodwin)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles are categorized into five groups: career fit, job search, career growth, money and work life balance.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Stay Positive in a Toxic Work EnvironmentSurrounded by negativity at work? Here are seven tips on stamping out dysfunction in the workplace.

How to Conduct Your Own Annual ReviewWondering how you are doing? Obtain pointers on taking a performance pulse check and tracking how you are doing in your career.

 

11. Career Enlightenment

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Summary Description

Career Enlightenment strives to make job search easy and straight forward by offering better ways to find work, better ways to leverage technology and better ways to approach networking. (Founder: Joshua Waldman)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics addressed include social media job seeking, resume building, confidence, veterans, personal branding, LinkedIn tips, Facebook job search and Twitter job search.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Build a Powerful Personal Brand OnlineWant to stand out? See 11 steps on how to develop your personal brand and showcase the value you offer.

Congratulations on Your Military Service… Now Here Are 9 Reasons Why I Won’t Hire YouTransitioning from the military? This article discusses what can short-circuit the hiring chances for a military professional and tips on successfully preparing for civilian job opportunities.

 

12. Career Girl Daily

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Summary Description

Career Girl Daily is a daily lifestyle guide specializing in beauty, life-improvement and career advice.

What You Will Learn

Career articles discuss topics such as productivity, morning routines, CV tips, getting organized, office etiquette, job promotion, job search, interviewing tips and becoming successful.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Be Productive Every Moment Of The DaySeeking to improve your efficiency? Check out what to do and what not to do to increase your output at work.

The Surprising Things Your Interviewer Notices About YouWant to make a positive first impression? See how an interviewer perceives the things that you do during a job interview.

 

13. Career Igniter

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Summary Description

Career Igniter provides career tools to help people’s careers including a career finder, resume builder, job search and career advice.

What You Will Learn

Career advice topics include job searching, resume and cover letter tips, interview strategies and job promotion tips.

Interesting Articles To Read

Eight Steps To An Attention-Getting ResumeWant your resume to shine? Explore tips on targeting your resume and highlighting your strengths and achievements to help you stand out.

How To Negotiate A Flexible Work ScheduleDesiring flexible work hours? Find out guidance on when and how to ask for flexible arrangements as well as risks that can arise from poorly timed requests.

 

14. Career Pivot

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Summary Description

CareerPivot is a career design firm that offers career coaching and consulting to help Baby Boomers who want to make a career change. (Founder: Marc Miller)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics discuss careers in the 2nd half of life, career change, career success, entrepreneurship, job search, multi-generational work setting, networking, personal brand and social media among other topics.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Key to a Successful Career Shift: Asking for HelpConsidering a career change? Learn how asking for assistance can be beneficial during a career transition as well as steps for asking for help.

Learning to Say “No” and Not Feeling GuiltyAfraid to say no? Gain insights on consequences of saying no and how and when to say no.

 

15. Career Protocol

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Summary Description

Career Protocol provides career advice and career strategy consulting to empower professionals to create careers they love. (Founder: Angela Guido)

What You Will Learn

Explore topics on MBA application advice, writing a recommendation, making confident choices, networking, resumes, job interviews, LinkedIn profile tips and career inspiration.

Interesting Articles To Read

This ONE Tip Will Make You Love NetworkingAnxious about networking? Find out how to overcome hating networking and work on growing and nurturing your professional network.

5 Tips for Upward ManagementSeeking to work better with your superiors? Check out ways of building strong and mutually beneficial working relationships with senior staff.

 

16. Career Sherpa

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Summary Description

Career Sherpa offers advice on job search, careers, social networking, personal branding, developing and improving your online presence. (Founder: Hannah Morgan)

What You Will Learn

Get career advice on topics such as career management, communication, decision making, interviewing, job search, LinkedIn, personal marketing plan, motivation, networking, new graduate help, new on the job tips, personal branding, recruiters, reputation management, resume writing and self-assessment.

Interesting Articles To Read

9 Tips To Negotiate A Job Offer Like A ProNeed guidance negotiating a job package? Learn the right time and way to negotiate your starting compensation, including additional things to negotiate apart from salary.

41 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get the JobNot receiving job offers? See areas where you could have fallen short during the application and interview stages and how to fix this.

 

17. Career Tips To Go

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Summary Description

Career Tips To Go provides practical tips, ideas and suggestions to help you take charge of your career and provide you with skills to enjoy the results and the adventure along the way. (Founder & CEO: Karen Adamedes)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories consist of career skills, communication, earning what you’re worth, getting the job you want, leadership, managing your career (career planning, mentors and networking), negotiations, operating style (meetings), presentations, quick tips (pic posts) and tricky stuff (managing up, time to move on and tricky stuff with people).

Interesting Articles To Read

7 Options when you’re caught in an Email WarDealing with email misunderstandings? This article outlines ways to successfully resolve email conflicts.

Tips for a successful career changeConsidering switching professions? Here are steps to help you when you decide to move from one occupation to another.

 

18. Career Trend

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Summary Description

Career Trend provides executive resumes, career portfolios and LinkedIn profiles for executives and professionals in career transition or individuals who have a desire to ignite their existing careers. (President & CEO: Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include executive job search, career change, executive resumes, career goals, interview tips, LinkedIn profiles, networking, social media and resume stories.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Convert Your Standard Resume to a C-Level Story That Blows the Competition Out of the WaterNeed resume ideas? Extract key points on how to make your resume stand out from the crowd.

9 Ideas to Help Spur Your Goals Forward This YearAspiring to keep your goals on track? Get inspiration on taking a step at a time, staying focused and working towards achieving your goals.

 

19. CareerAddict

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Summary Description

Career Addict helps job seekers, career changers and career climbers to kick-start and advance their careers.

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories are as follows: finding a job (cover letters, CVs, interviews, job search, networking, social media and unemployment), education (apprenticeships, graduates, internships, school leavers and student life), and careers (career advancement, career coaching, career development, career paths, changing careers, choosing a career, entrepreneurship and freelancing).

Other categories are management (human resources, leadership and recruitment), at work (company culture, employee rights, salaries, working abroad, work-life balance and workplace), and development (career testing, career trends, industries, skills, success stories and volunteering).

Interesting Articles To Read

26 Deadly Interview Mistakes and How to Avoid ThemPreparing for an interview? Identify errors that can derail you and obtain tips on increasing your odds of success during job interviews.

30 Common Job Search Mistakes You Need to Avoid – Hoping to improve your job search? Explore mistakes that can happen during a job hunting cycle from CV preparation to the cover letter to the interview and after the interview, and see guidance on how to correct the mistakes.

 

20. CareerAlley

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Summary Description

CareerAlley offers career and job search advice to help people in their job hunt and career development. (Founder: Joey Trebif)

What You Will Learn

Career advice blog topics entail job search, career paths, career change, job loss, career opportunities, resumes, cover letters, interviews, dream jobs and public speaking.

Interesting Articles To Read

Tips For Choosing A Suitable CareerWhat job is right for you? This post walks you through four tips on identifying an appropriate career path.

The Employed Person’s Guide To Covert Job SearchingJob hunting while employed? Here are tips for carefully looking for a job while you are still working.

 

21. CareerCast

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Summary Description

CareerCast helps job seekers build resumes, find targeted job opportunities by industry, function and location and offers best job rankings.

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles discuss job hunting advice, job interviews, networking, resume writing, career guidance, advice, employment trends, salary & benefits and life at work.

Interesting Articles To Read

Recognize And Deal With Job BurnoutSuffering from burnout at work? See the signs and symptoms of burnout, an example of how burnup affected a professional and advice on dealing with burnout.

How to Beat Workplace BulliesBullied at work? This article identifies types of bullying and how to deal with a bully in the office.

 

22. CareerFolk

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Summary Description

CareerFolk provides individualized career counseling and job search coaching to professionals. Services include career assessment, personal branding and using social media to manage your job search and career. (Founder: Donna Sweidan)

What You Will Learn

Topics covered entail work environment, essentials for job search success, self-assessment, career change, career reinvention, clinical career counseling, college grads job search, motivation for the job search, psychology and the job search, LinkedIn and resumes.

Interesting Articles To Read

Focus on Career Trends: Bridging the Skills Gap Without Breaking the BankGot skills gaps? Take a look at different resources that you can use to increase your skills, knowledge and credentials.

Making Your Job Work for You – Avoid the 3 B’s: Boredom, Blahs and BurnoutYearning to love your job again? Check out tips on how to revitalize and bring back the spark to your job.

 

23. CareerMetis.com

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Summary Description

CareerMetis.com is an online publication focusing on advice for job seekers and career professionals. (Founder: Nissar Ahamed)

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories comprise productivity, personal branding, networking, career success, career lessons, career options, LinkedIn, job search, cover letters, resume tips, job interviews, salary negotiation, social media, recruiting, freelancing, accelerated learning, telecommuting, expert roundups and book reviews. In addition there is a podcast.

Interesting Articles To Read

5 Leadership Skills You Need to for Career SuccessNeed to improve your leadership skills? Find out areas you can work on to develop your leadership skills in the workplace.

Personal Branding: 10 Easy Steps toward a New Professional YouCraving to build your personal brand? Get tips on the importance of a personal brand and how to create your own brand.

 

24. CareerOneStop

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Summary Description

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, provides tools and employment information that helps job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals find employment, training and career resources.

What You Will Learn

The blog offers resources on businesses and employers, career changers, career counselors, entry-level workers, job seekers, older workers, parents, self-employment, students, veterans, workers with criminal records and workers with disabilities.

Interesting Articles To Read

7 tips for getting the most out of a job fairAttending a job fair? Obtain advice on how to prepare well for job fairs to improve your likelihood of excelling.

5 tips for teens looking for a summer jobNeed a summer job? This post offers guidance on how teenagers can be successful when conducting a summer job hunt.

 

25. Careers Done Write

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Summary Description

Careers Done Write provides career services to clients in need of career planning and coaching and resume writing services. (President: Debra Wheatman)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles offer insights on career motivation, cover letter help, general interview tips, job market trends, job search strategies, professional branding, resume help and a question and answer section called “Ask Deb”.

Interesting Articles To Read

Stop Worrying So Much About the Posted Job DescriptionScared away by a job posting? Get an overview of how job descriptions are created and a case for when you should go ahead and apply.

An Insider’s Job Search Tips: Get in the Back Door for an InterviewWant a leg up over the competition? Find out four ways of boosting your likelihood of being invited to an interview and getting a job.

 

26. Careers in Government

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Summary Description

Careers in Government is dedicated to matching qualified individuals with challenging and rewarding careers in government and the public sector.

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories consist of networking/interviewing, on the job, personality assessment, resumes/cover letters, innovations and social media.

Interesting Articles To Read

Job Interview: The 20 Best Questions You Can AskNot sure what to ask? Check out questions to ask an interviewer which are conveniently broken down into four categories.

3 Tips for Being a More Engaging SpeakerWant to be a better public speaker? Here are a few guidelines on how to captivate an audience and deliver your message effectively.

 

27. Careers.org

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Summary Description

Careers.org provides in-depth occupation profiles, industry profiles, regional career resource center information, higher education resources, salary tool, job search listings and career advice articles.

What You Will Learn

Blog article categories are resume builder, personal branding, networking, negotiations and leadership. Additionally there is a podcast on career guidance topics.

Interesting Articles To Read

20 Tips To Be a More Successful Young LeaderSeeking to be a better leader? Acquire guidance on building up your leadership skills and becoming a better leader over time.

All You Need to Know About How to Give Constructive Feedback EffectivelyGrappling with giving feedback? Learn steps on how to give useful feedback to employees.

 

28. Careershifters

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Summary Description

Careershifters helps bright, motivated people who feel stuck in the wrong career find and move into fulfilling work.

What You Will Learn

Career change topics address how to find a job, how to get support, how to identify your ideal career, how to make the change and how to overcome fear & obstacles.

Interesting Articles To Read

You Can’t Shift Without This: The Single Ingredient That Will Make Or Break Your Career ChangeMaking a career change? Gain insights on what is necessary to keep you determined and on track when you decide to start a new career.

What To Do When You’re Scared Of Making A Change – And Of Staying Where You AreAfraid to make a career switch? Here is a discussion on how to re-channel your fear to help you forge ahead towards your desired end goal.

 

29. Career Sidekick

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Summary Description

Career Sidekick is dedicated to providing career advice to working professionals to help them feel confident in job searching, get hired for the best jobs in their field and advance their careers faster. (Founder: Biron Clark)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles are broken down into the following categories: resume tips, LinkedIn tips, getting job interviews, preparing for your interview, interview questions and answers and how to follow up after an interview.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Resume Summary Statement Examples That Get InterviewsWant an outstanding resume summary? Check out samples of attention-grabbing resume summary statements and discussion on why the summaries stand out.

The 9 Best Ways to Get Promoted at Your JobSeeking career advancement? Get guidance on what you can do to position yourself for a job promotion.

 

30. Careersmart

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Summary Description

Careersmart is a careers website that helps individuals to be informed and confident in their career choices and decisions. Careersmart was established by Prospect union for professionals, UK.

What You Will Learn

Career topics entail appraisals, evaluations & reviews, career development, getting a new job, health and wellbeing, leaving a job, pay & conditions, pensions, selling your skills, types of employment and workplace issues.

Interesting Articles To Read

First day at a new jobStarting a new role? Read guidance on preparing for day one and things to do on the first day of work.

Getting noticed at workNeed to increase your visibility? Find out ways to raise your profile and get recognized for your work to help your career advancement.

 

31. CareersWiki

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Summary Description

CareersWiki provides in-depth guides for career outlooks and salaries to help people find suitable careers. (Founder: Noel Griffith)

What You Will Learn

The main subjects addressed are salaries for different professions and career roadmaps (i.e. what it takes to do a specific job). In addition, blog articles discuss topics such as networking, interview tips and finding your career.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Become a Chef in 5 Simple StepsThinking of becoming a chef? Discover the process required to be a chef including getting professional culinary training, getting certified, how long it takes to be a chef and the cost.

How Much Do Interior Designers Make?Curious? Find out what an interior designer does, the average salary, top five paying states, top industries and job outlook.

 

32. Catherine’s Career Corner

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Summary Description

Catherine’s Career Corner empowers and inspires ambitious candidates of all ages and professions to thrive and work smarter on their careers. (Founder: Catherine Adenle)

What You Will Learn

Articles and infographics discuss finding a new job, succeeding in your job, making career changes, managing change, asking for a pay rise, resume tips, job interview tips, resignation tips, LinkedIn tips, coping with job loss, management and leadership tips, motivating employees and much more.

Interesting Articles To Read

Manage Your Peers: See 12 Tested WaysMoving from coworker to boss? Explore how to transition to the new role, set a proper foundation, build a support system and motivate your team to achieve results.

12 Reasons Why Employees Resist Change in the WorkplaceTrying to overcome resistance to change? Examine the reasons why change is resisted at work and how to plan a change strategy that addresses workers’ concerns.

 

33. Classy Career Girl

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Summary Description

Classy Career Girl helps women set career and business goals and reach them. (Founder & CEO: Anna Runyan)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics address tips on how to find work or create a business; the categories covered are job search, entrepreneurship, health & balance, leadership, fashion, productivity, social media and money.

Interesting Articles To Read

4 Ways to Keep a Recruiter’s Attention for More Than 6 SecondsWant your resume to be read more keenly? Find out how to draw in a recruiter to spend more time reading your resume.

5 Ways to Be More Productive at Work without Working OvertimeDesiring to work smartly? Identify how to do more work within regular working hours.

 

34. CollegeGrad

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Summary Description

CollegeGrad is an entry level job site whose mission is to equip college students and recent graduates with the tools, connections and information needed to be successful in finding a great job. (Founder & CEO: Brian Krueger)

What You Will Learn

Career advice topics include resumes, networking strategies, interviewing (interview preparation, interview questions and answers, candidate interview questions, dressing for interview success, after the interview etc.) and job offer negotiation tips (components of your job offer benefits package, job offer checklist, offer negotiating techniques, when the offer does not come etc.)

In addition, there is a section that provides in-depth career profiles for different types of jobs. Information provided consists of job descriptions, salary statistics, education and training information, work environment for various jobs, how to join a specific profession, job outlook and related careers.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Things Your Resume Shows About You That You Probably Didn’t RealizeIs your resume selling you out? See things that are on your resume that could be hindering your likelihood of getting a job interview.

Selecting Your Career After CollegeNarrowing down your career options? Get guidance on how to search internally/within yourself and externally to find out which career choice would be ideal for you.

 

35. Corn on the Job

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Corn on the Job is a career and job search blog for job seekers and active careerists. (Founder: Rich DeMatteo)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles discuss internships, interview tips, job search, personal branding, resumes and cover letters and salary. Other topics include networking, HR and social media.

Interesting Articles To Read

True Story of a New Graduate Attacked By His High Starting SalaryEarning too much? Take a look at a scenario when earning too much in an entry-level position could affect future jobs and how to manage this type of situation.

10 Ways Young People Can Get Valuable Work ExperienceNeed entry-level experience? Get advice on different ways to obtain work experience as a first-time worker.

 

36. Corporette

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Summary Description

Corporette is a fashion blog offering fashion, lifestyle and career advice for ambitious women who need to look professional but want to look fashionable. (Founder, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief: Kat Griffin)

What You Will Learn

Topics addressed include job hunting, LinkedIn, professionalism, being a boss, business etiquette, imposter syndrome, office culture, lifestyle, success, career transitions, networking, office hairstyles, sexism, social media, technology, internships/summer jobs, beauty, organization, productivity, work styles and travel.

Interesting Articles To Read

Business Casual – Without Being OverdressedNeed business casual tips? Get advice on what to wear and also professional ways to dress business casual.

How Often Can You Repeat Your Outfits at Work?Hmmm interesting question … See guidance on repeating clothing items and what can dictate how often you wear the same outfit.

 

37. Cubicle Chic

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Summary Description

Cubicle Chic is a career woman’s pursuit of success, style and happiness. (Founder: Jessica Koong)

What You Will Learn

Career and success categories are: career pathing and design, job search, living the corporate life and the climb.

Some specific topics covered include juggling blogging and a fulltime job, are cover letters still relevant?, free job search tools, what to wear to a job interview, preparing for a new job, handling open enrollment and dealing with workplace anxieties.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Stay Motivated During A Longer Than Expected Job SearchFrustrated by a long job hunt? Read six tips on ways to re-energize yourself as you look for a job.

4 Secrets Your Manager Wouldn’t Tell You But Wish You KnewWondering what your manager is facing? Discover some fears and anxieties that a boss could be facing as they try do a good job.

 

38. Cultivated Culture

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Summary Description

Cultivated Culture offers career advice to help you land the job and salary of your dreams as well as starting a business while working full time. (Founder: Austin Belcak)

What You Will Learn

Topics comprise of job searching, job interview tips, success stories, resume tips, cover letter tips, LinkedIn tips, goal setting and side hustles.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Get A Job Anywhere With NO ConnectionsStruggling to find a job? Check out steps that can help you to find an ideal job including an effective way to get hired and how to add value to an influencer within a company.

5 Pieces Of Career Advice I Wish I Had Known 5 Years AgoNeed some inspiration? Gain insights on career advice tips that can help you get your desired job.

 

39. CultiVitae

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Summary Description

CultiVitae helps ambitious professionals design a life and career they love and land their dream calling. (Founder: Emily Liou)

What You Will Learn

Career topics include time management, finding a mentor, interview tips, networking, goal setting, personal growth, identifying your personal brand, productivity and job search.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Questions to Ask Instead of “How’s the Weather?” for Effective Networking ResultsWant to build stronger connections? Find out ways to build rapport with others through asking better questions.

Cover Letter Tip: Stop Writing ‘Dear Hiring Manager’ and Write This InsteadWho should you address on the cover letter? Get guidance on figuring out how to address your cover letter.

 

40. Diversity Woman

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Summary Description

Diversity Woman helps smart, savvy women of all races, cultures and backgrounds achieve their career and business goals. (Founder & Publisher: Dr. Sheila Robinson)

What You Will Learn

Career categories include accelerating your career, shortcuts to working smarter and the office (answers to readers’ questions).

Some specific questions discussed in “the office” section are unproductive coworker, awkward reference checks, cursing coworkers, working for a younger boss, perfume in the workplace, getting fired and politics of work lunch among others.

Interesting Articles To Read

Eight Ways to Advance Your Career and Boost Your PaySeeking to advance your career? Learn how one executive took a calculated risk to advance her career as well as advice on how you can move up the career ladder.

Five Tips for Getting Ahead in the WorkplaceDesiring career progression? Read about a professional who was promoted in record time and how she did it and also get guidance on taking your career to the next level.

 

41. Eat Your Career

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Eat Your Career is a coaching and consulting company dedicated to professional development and career advancement. (Founder & CEO: Chrissy Scivicque)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics consist of career advice, career planning, being proactive, job search, productivity, time management, career management, professional certification, motivation, LinkedIn, career success series from A-Z, networking, work relationships and mindset.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Be Proactive at Work: My 5 Step SystemSeeking to be a star employee? Find out what it means to be proactive and how you can develop your proactive abilities to get ahead at work.

27 Ways to Re-Energize Your Career Without Changing JobsWant to rekindle your passion for work? Explore different ideas on how to bring back the spark to your job.

 

42. Everyday Interview Tips

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Everyday Interview Tips helps candidates prepare for all types of job interviews by offering interview tips and guides covering resumes, interview questions and answers, how to dress and more. (Founder: Binh Wilson)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories cover interview questions and answers, resume tips, job interview tips and job search tips.

Specific topics addressed include: behavioral interview questions, behavioral interview tips, biggest weakness, body language, common interview questions, company research, difficult interview questions, dress code, how to answer interview questions, interview preparation, job search techniques, questions to ask, resume design, resume keywords, resume strategies and networking tips.

Interesting Articles To Read

3 Ways to Change a Bad First ImpressionMade some initial missteps? Obtain advice on how to recover and improve your image and work relationships.

5 Secret Tips To Really Impress Your InterviewerStruggling to put your best foot forward? Here are ways to get ready for each step of a job interview.

 

43. Executive Career Brand

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Summary Description

Executive Career Brand provides Personal Branding and Executive Branding for top-level executives to help differentiate themselves and strategically convey their unique value during an executive job search. (Founder: Meg Guiseppi)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories discuss executive career management, executive interviews, executive job search, executive networking, executive resume, biography & cover letter, green careers, LinkedIn, online presence & online reputation management, blogging, personal branding and social media & social networking.

Interesting Articles To Read

What Personal Branding is NOTBuilding your personal brand? Identify the misconceptions regarding personal branding and learn what personal branding really is.

5 Key Elements of a Strong Online Personal BrandWant to increase your online visibility? Check out steps for developing your reputation online to boost your chances of getting found by executive recruiters.

 

44. Fairygodboss

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Summary Description

Fairygodboss helps women get hard-to-ask questions answered by providing company reviews by women, for women on pay, corporate culture, benefits and work flexibility. (Co-Founders: Georgene Huang & Romy Newman)

What You Will Learn

Career topics include maternity leave, pregnancy, feminism, workplace diversity, interview tips, inspirational quotes, unemployment, office romance, workplace tips, workplace harassment, sexual harassment, financial responsibility tips and changing careers.

Additionally, research and presentations are available on subjects such as relationships and money, gender equality in the workplace and female job satisfaction. Also there is a section called work confessions where people share what they are going through at work and others can empathize with them.

Interesting Articles To Read

Maternity Leave 101: Basic Things You Should KnowExpecting? Get guidance on preparing for maternity leave including maternity leave policy, short-term disability and going back to work.

50 Things To Do When You’re Bored At Work That Are Actually ProductiveExperiencing boredom? Check out these easy to do tasks where you can do less and accomplish more.

 

45. Fast Track Promotion

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Summary Description

Fast Track Promotion provides career advice to help people go from feeling frustrated and undervalued at their jobs to getting noticed and getting paid well. (Founder: Farnoosh Brock)

What You Will Learn

Blog articles discuss tips on getting promoted; categories include leadership lessons, career mistakes, boss relationship, building skills, building influence and gaining experience.

Interesting Articles To Read

Improve Your Boss’s Opinion of You with a Simple QuestionAiming to take initiative? Check out a question that can help put you in your boss’s good books.

8 Reasons You Are Not Getting Ahead at Work (And What to Do About It)Want to move up at work? Identify things that can hold you back from climbing the company ladder and how you can position yourself for getting a job promotion.

 

46. FindSpark

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Summary Description

FindSpark is a community dedicated to setting up young professionals for career success and connecting employers to top, diverse young professional talent. (Founder & CEO: Emily Miethner)

What You Will Learn

The career advice categories are: networking, resumes & cover letters, interviews, how to follow up, social media and college life.

In addition, you can view a job board as well as upcoming events such as workshops and webinars.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Get Hired at a Networking EventWish to network your way to job? Take a look at first-hand stories and tips from people who got jobs at networking events.

5 Unexpected Things to Check Before Sending That Cover LetterFinalized your cover letter? See a few things to look at to ensure that your cover letter is airtight.

 

47. Fire Me I Beg You

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Fire Me I Beg You provides resources on career advancement, career inspiration and guidance on how to quit a job the right way. (Founder: Robbie Abed)

What You Will Learn

Topics addressed include career inspiration, interviewing, job tips, LinkedIn, networking tips, quitting your job, relationship building, resumes and cover letters and salary negotiation.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Only Career Advancement Guide You Will Ever NeedNeed step-by-step career guidance? Learn tips on finding a job, interview preparation, professional networking, salary negotiation, mastering LinkedIn, quitting the right way and being productive at work.

The Ten People You Need in Your Network to Accelerate Your CareerLooking to advance your career? Identify the people that you can align yourself with to boost the upward trajectory of your career.

 

48. Gen Y Girl

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Summary Description

Gen Y Girl is a motherhood, career and lifestyle blog which helps young professionals navigate through their twenties in the work force. (Founder: Kayla Buell)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories discuss career, blogging, happiness, finance/money and productivity.

Interesting Articles To Read

5 Thoughts On Job HoppingTo hop or not to hop? Get tips on how to strategically move from one job to the next.

How To Snag A Management PositionAiming to move up in your career? This post identifies qualities that you can develop to help you climb the corporate ladder.

 

49. GenTwenty

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Summary Description

GenTwenty is a twenty-something’s guide to life that helps ambitious twenty-somethings develop their career, self-development and financial strategy. (Co-Founders: Nicole Booz and Gina Oursler)

What You Will Learn

Career categories consist of productivity and time management, career success, career relationships, college-undergrad, grad school and social media advice. Other categories addressed are self-development, finance and health.

Some specific career topics discussed include: what to do when working in a toxic workplace, handling a negative performance review, red flags at work, making yourself valuable for a job promotion, ways to go the extra mile at work, overcoming imposter syndrome, dealing with difficult people at work and how to build friendships with coworkers.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Rock Your Performance ReviewPreparing for a performance appraisal? Get tips on how to make a strong impact during an annual review including showcasing the value you bring and outlining ideas to help the company.

6 Reasons Why Getting Fired Is Not The End Of The WorldReason for leaving? Find out the lessons to be learned from getting fired and how to use this opportunity to reassess your priorities and explore new paths.

 

50. Great Resumes Fast

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Great Resumes Fast assists job seekers who do not have the time, experience or expertise to create interview-winning resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. (Founder & CEO: Jessica H. Hernandez)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include resume writing tips, job search, career goals, career success, career paths, action verbs, job references, optimizing your resume, social media tips, personal branding, interview tips, cover letters, resigning gracefully and infographics.

Interesting Articles To Read

131 Resume Writing Tips – The Most Comprehensive List of Resume Writing Tips on the InternetSprucing up your resume? Get a plethora of tips on how to improve different sections of your resume as well as best practices for resume writing.

The #1 Most Overused and Useless Resume Word – Delete It NowWhat word is it? Find out a common word that is easy to overlook that ought to be removed from resumes and what you should do instead.

(PS: I’ve also been guilty of using this word; I have now deleted it from my updated resume and LinkedIn profile.)

 

51. Human Workplace

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Summary Description

Human Workplace is a publishing and consulting firm that helps people get jobs and organizations find and keep brilliant people. (Founder: Liz Ryan)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include job searching, interview tips and answers to reader questions.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Network Like a Pro!Need networking guidance? Check out a strategic way to reach out to others that helps to build strong relationships.

How to Get the Job You DeserveLooking for a good position? Take a look at what you can do differently to get the job you want.

 

52. Interview Success Formula

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Interview Success Formula offers custom built answers to interview questions and an online interview course on how to prepare for and succeed at job interviews. (Founder: Alan Carniol)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles are broken down into categories such as interview preparation, interview questions and answers, interview tips, interview advice and job search advice.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Win Over the InterviewerSeeking to wow your interviewer? See four tips on how you can make a strong case for yourself during an interview.

How to Stand Out During the Interview and Get HiredAiming to increase your hiring chances? Get insights into the hiring process and how to position yourself to get an interview.

 

53. Introvert Whisperer

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Summary Description

Introvert Whisperer offers actionable career development advice covering strategies for promotion, leadership development, personal branding, networking and managing office politics. Oriented to Introverts but great for all personalities. (Founder: Dorothy Tannahill-Moran)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories address adaptability, body language, career development, communication, dealing with fear, emotional intelligence, Friday funnies, leadership, networking, neuroscience, office politics, personal branding, problem-solving, promotion, self-promotion and thought for the day.

Interesting Articles To Read

5 Tactics for Starting a Conversation with a StrangerWant to engage in a discussion with anyone? Learn ways to get a conversation going with someone you just met while networking.

8 Traits that Make Introverts More SuccessfulYearning for success as an introvert? See the natural qualities that when used properly, give introverts a higher chance of excelling.

 

54. Ivy Exec

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Summary Description

Ivy Exec provides career information and job opportunities for mid to senior level professionals. (Founder & CEO: Elena Bajic)

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories consist of job search (resumes, cover letters, interviewing, career transition and social media), advancing (negotiation skills, productivity, networking, mentorship and company spotlight) and leadership (decision making, effective communication, leadership, managing teams and organizational culture).

Other categories comprise business strategy (competitive strategy, entrepreneurship, innovation and sales and marketing) and education (including executive education and speaker series).

Interesting Articles To Read

The Biggest Mistake You Can Make When Setting and Working Towards GoalsTrying to meet goals? Discover what can hinder you from achieving your goals and the importance of having a good strategy for reaching your objectives.

What to Do If You Lose Your JobConcerned about job security? Examine the things that one can do in case of unemployment.

 

55. Job Jenny

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Summary Description

Job Jenny provides accessible and easy-to-act-upon career guidance to help professionals navigate and grow their careers. (Founder & CEO: Jenny Foss)

What You Will Learn

Blog articles cover interviewing, resume tips, cover letters , fear, success stories, personal branding, career pivot, LinkedIn, networking, getting unstuck, job search advice, career motivation and entrepreneurship.

Interesting Articles To Read

7 Ways to Get Out of a Job / Career You Hate (When You’re Feeling Totally Stuck)Feeling restless at work? Check out advice on assessing your current job situation and the actions that you can take to make a difference in your work circumstances.

Why LinkedIn Recommendations Matter (& How to Score Great Ones)Need endorsements on LinkedIn? Get step-by-step guidance on the best way to request for recommendations on LinkedIn.

 

56. Jobacle

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Summary Description

Jobacle is a career advice blog that is designed to help you make work better and strives to offer unique and interesting content that appeals to the everyday office worker. (Founder: Andrew G. Rosen)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories include all about bosses, career advice, career news, choosing your career, commuting to work, coworkers, Gen Y career, how to quit a job, interview help, job vent, job website review, resume templates, work humor, work productivity and job searching.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Cope With Change At WorkDealing with change? See the various ways change happens in the workplace and get insights on handling organizational change.

5 Tips On Becoming a Better ListenerCraving to improve your listening skills? Find out five ways to break bad listening habits and strengthen your listening skills.

 

57. Jobboom

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Summary Description

Jobboom provides access to offers of employment, contract opportunities, training and professional advice for both job seekers and employers.

What You Will Learn

Blog articles address topics such as job search, resumes, job interviews and health and wellness. There is also a blog category called “meet an employer” which features information about various companies; areas covered are business cultures, staffing needs and recruitment methods.

Interesting Articles To Read

Should you tell a potential employer that you’re considering other offers?To tell or not to tell? Explore the pros and cons of saying nothing as well as the merits and demerits of saying everything.

How do recruiters evaluate candidates who lack work experience?Looking for a job with no experience? See the factors that two recruiters look at when evaluating candidates with little to no professional experience.

 

58. JobHero

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Summary Description

JobHero helps jobseekers to perfect their job applications by providing resources on resume and cover letter samples for many job titles.

What You Will Learn

Find resume samples and cover letter samples for different jobs. In addition, there are helpful career resources including job descriptions for various roles and career advice articles discussing job interviews, career resource guides, resumes and career path advice.

Interesting Articles To Read

Interview Body Language: What You Don’t Say Matters TooWhat is your body language saying? This article highlights body language do’s and don’ts during a job interview and how to subtly build rapport.

How to Ask for a Raise the Right WaySeeking a pay raise? Check out tips on how to plan, justify and successfully request for a raise.

 

59. Job-Hunt

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Summary Description

Job-hunt guides job seekers to a shorter and smarter job search. (Founder: Susan P. Joyce)

What You Will Learn

Read about common interview questions, successful job interviews, interview thank you notes, working with recruiters, avoiding job scams, LinkedIn for job search, personal branding with LinkedIn, Facebook for job search, personal Search Engine Optimization (SEO), personal branding, reputation management and free job search guides.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Winning Difference: Pre-Interview Preparation for Your Job InterviewAttending an interview? Dive into different ways of doing pre-interview research to boost your chances of interview success.

Guide to Defensive GooglingWhat’s your online reputation? Appreciate how search engine results can have an impact on candidates when employers research job applicants online and how to stay a step ahead.

 

60. JobMob

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Summary Description

JobMob teaches job seekers and jobfinders how to successfully reach their job search goals as quickly as possible. (Founder: Jacob Share)

What You Will Learn

Blog articles discuss topics such as job searching, resumes and job interviews.

Interesting Articles To Read

25 Ways to Breathe Life into a Painfully Long Job SearchPerturbed by an overly long job hunt? Learn how to jump start your search and reenergize yourself in your quest for a job.

7 Ways People Fail at Salary NegotiationsScared to negotiate your salary? Explore the pitfalls to avoid when it comes time for negotiating your salary and learn some salary negotiation strategies.

 

61. Jobscan

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Summary Description

Jobscan helps people to get hired faster through boosting their interview chances by optimizing resume keywords or LinkedIn profiles against job descriptions. (Founder & CEO: James Hu)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics entail optimizing your resume, executive job search, applicant tracking systems, LinkedIn for job seekers and job search.

Interesting Articles To Read

8 Applicant Tracking System Secrets You Need to KnowWant to beat Applicant Tracking Systems? Discover tips on how to prepare your resume to get past Applicant Tracking Systems and improve your odds of getting a job interview.

How Executives Find JobsEver wondered how higher-ups get jobs? Get insights into how senior leaders can go about looking for new positions in a situation where there are limited executive job opportunities.

 

62. Justworks

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Summary Description

Justworks provides HR solutions for managing payroll, employee benefits and other compliance functions. Justworks blog, Justblog, offers tips and ideas to make the workplace happier and productive. (Founder & CEO: Isaac Oates)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include hiring and onboarding, employee benefits and perks, managing your team and keeping compliant.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Give Effective Feedback to Your ColleaguesNervous about giving feedback at work? Learn tips on giving constructive feedback without driving a wedge between yourself and co-workers.

19 Easy Ways to Improve Communication in the WorkplaceAiming for effective workplace communication? Find out various steps to strengthen the communication process at work and use proper communication as a springboard for organizational success.

 

63. Keppie Careers

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Keppie Careers is a coaching and consulting firm helping job seekers and entrepreneurs leverage social media and other tools to achieve their goals. (Founder: Miriam Salpeter)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include job searching, career change, mentorship, social media, networking, interview advice, resume tips, workplace tips, business tips, work-life balance and succeeding in your job.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to get recognized at workNeed appreciation at work? Find out what causes others to be recognized and the steps you can take to gain recognition for your work.

How to get respect at workWant to earn respect? Identify ways to raise your visibility and contributions in the workplace to gain respect from your supervisors and colleagues.

 

64. Learn How to Become

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Summary Description

Learn How to Become creates educational content to help students or other aspiring professionals understand what it takes to land their perfect career, from picking the right school all the way to climbing the company ladder.

What You Will Learn

See in-depth information on how to pursue different careers including what a professional does in a specific career, salaries in different locations, job growth outlook, what it takes to get into a particular career, types of relevant academic backgrounds, necessary skills and various colleges and universities offering applicable educational programs.

In addition, there are career guides discussing topics such as interview tips, resume tips, creating a professional LinkedIn profile, tips for recent graduates, careers to make a difference, college resources and special interest categories such as career change after 50, green careers and careers with animals.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Become an ActorThinking of an acting career? Find out the components and requirements of a successful acting career including actor salaries, job growth and types of theater and acting degrees.

How to Become a Forensic PsychologistWondering what a Forensic Psychologist does? Learn what a Forensic Psychologist does including typical salaries earned, educational path required, career options and essential skills to succeed.

 

65. Levo

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Summary Description

Levo provides mentorship and networking opportunities and equips individuals with tools to help them fine-tune their talents, find a job and navigate seamlessly in their careers. (Founder & CEO: Caroline Ghosn)

What You Will Learn

Career advice tips encompass personal branding, finding yourself, job searching, interviewing tips and much more.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Ultimate Guide to Personal BrandingPerplexed on where to start on your personal branding quest? This article offers guidance on what you should do to build a solid personal brand.

12 Successful People Share Their Best Productivity HacksCurious how others manage to be so productive? Obtain insights on what successful people do to boost and maintain their productivity.

 

66. LiveCareer

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Summary Description

LiveCareer helps people to discover their career paths, build stronger resumes, interview with confidence and boost their chances of finding the right job in less time.

What You Will Learn

Explore tools to help you get ready for a job such as resume builder, cover letter builder, career tests, professional resume writing services and a job board.

Career advice articles discuss topics such as resume tips, cover letter tips, interview tips, job tips and job description examples.

Interesting Articles To Read

15 Quick Tips for Career and Job Fair SuccessWondering how to prep for a career fair? Get actionable tips on how to prepare and boost your chances for success at a job fair.

15 Quick Tips for Obtaining Your Next PromotionDesiring to move up the ladder? This article provides guidance on strategically preparing for a job promotion.

 

67. Maroon Oak

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Summary Description

Maroon Oak is a business and career blog for women that connects women in careers with each other locally and virtually for business, jobs, collaboration and mentoring. (Co-Founders: Pooja Krishna & Aditi Tandon)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories include career choices, creativity and design, curated content, enrichment, entrepreneurship, network, personal development, self-help, skills, social media, wellness and work life balance.

In addition, women can join the platform as members to be able to list their businesses, share their skills and connect and e-network with other women in careers.

Interesting Articles To Read

These 20 Soft Skills are Your Road to Success!Desiring to improve your people skills? Learn about the importance of soft skills and evaluate yourself against different interpersonal skills.

Mentors matter! How to Seek, Meet & Grow with oneLooking for a mentor? Read how a mentor can help you in your career, the desirable qualities of a mentor and how to find a good one.

 

68. Milewalk

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Summary Description

Milewalk is an executive search firm that matches top quality information technology and strategic professionals with high-caliber companies. (Founder & CEO: Andrew LaCivita)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles are divided into five categories, namely employers, employees, college students, communication, motivational and today’s line to live by (daily inspirational quotes).

Interesting Articles To Read

9 Timeless Communication Tips That Will Make You LovableWant to be a better communicator? Acquire guidance on things that you can say and do to improve your communication skills.

7 Roadblocks to a Successful CareerYearning for career success? Identify pitfalls to avoid as you strive to excel in your profession.

 

69. Ms Career Girl

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Summary Description

Ms. Career Girl helps ambitious young professional women to love their work and passionately live their life.

What You Will Learn

Career articles discuss productivity, career confessions, side hustles and job search advice. Other topics covered are working moms, inspirational stories about real career girls, life after college and money management.

In addition, there is a job board and a resume optimization tool for analyzing your resume.

Interesting Articles To Read

5 Ways Introverts Can Increase Their Power in a Male-Dominated IndustryShy and ambitious? Learn tips on how to share your ideas, uplift others and contribute more at work.

Help! My Boss Hates Me!Supervisor doesn’t like you? Identify what to do when you are not getting along with your boss and steps to take to improve the situation.

 

70. NG Career Strategy

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Summary Description

NG Career Strategy is a career management and job search strategy firm. (Founder: Noelle Gross)

What You Will Learn

Career advice is divided into the following categories: college grads, finding career fulfillment, interviews, job search, LinkedIn, networking and resumes & cover letters.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Things You Should Avoid When Applying for a Job OnlineLooking for employment? Check out the mistakes to steer clear off to help your online application stand out.

What You Need to Know Before Purchasing Resume Writing ServicesLooking for a professional resume writer? See tips and guidance on what to consider when choosing a Certified Professional Resume Writer.

 

71. Position Ignition

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Summary Description

Position Ignition is a career consulting and online career publishing company specializing in career change for individuals and leadership development and manager development for corporations. (Founders & Directors: Nisa Chitakasem & Simon North)

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories address flexible working, interviewing, job search, leadership & management, career change & exploration, career development, confidence, CV’s & applications, executive job search, mid-career, networking, career coaching, redundancy, retirement, salary negotiation, social media & branding and stress management.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Steps to Building a Successful Personal BrandWant to package yourself effectively? Get tips on how to grow your personal brand and build your reputation.

10 Tips on How to Prepare and Plan for RetirementThinking about retirement? Find out guidance on planning and getting ready for retirement and what to do after retiring.

 

72. Punched Clocks

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Summary Description

Punched Clocks provides career advice on navigating the work world and achieving happiness and success in life and at work. (Founder: Sarah Landrum)

What You Will Learn

Career advice tips are broken down into three categories: getting started (career tips for entry level professionals), getting ahead (tips for advancing in your career including promotions) and changing careers (tips for pursuing a new career path).

In addition, there are categories on job search and skills. The skills section covers leadership, productivity, communication and negotiation.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Get Noticed at WorkNeed visibility at work? See eight steps to help you stand out among colleagues, get recognized and get ahead at work.

6 Secrets to Motivating MillennialsSeeking to inspire Gen-Yers? Here are tips on how to use characteristics displayed by millennials to in turn engage and motivate them in the workplace.

 

73. Resume Assassin

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Summary Description

Resume Assassin empowers industrious women and men to illustrate their unique strengths and obtain satisfying work through professionally written resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles. (Founder & CEO: Mary Southern)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics discussed include resume writing, creating LinkedIn profiles, cover letters and interview questions.

Interesting Articles To Read

Don’t Miss Out On Hidden Job OpportunitiesSearching for a job? Check out some ways to uncover the hidden job market.

The 6 Best Ways to Evaluate Company CultureTrying to assess company fit? Get guidance on how to assess organizational culture and determine how well you will fit in a company.

 

74. ResumetoInterviews

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Summary Description

ResumetoInterviews provides resume writing and career consulting services that help clients with their resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, job interviews, networking strategies and compensation negotiation.

What You Will Learn

Blog articles address topics such as job hunting, resume tips, job interviews and changing careers.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Resume Words You’re Saying That Are Costing You Jobs: How to Improve Your Resume SkillsPolishing your resume? Identify common resume words that sell you short and the proper words to include instead on your resume.

7 Steps to Increasing Your Income Without Leaving Your Current JobWant to boost your earnings? Discover ways to make more money while still working at your job.

 

75. She Owns Success

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Summary Description

She Owns Success is a career site for women that gives you the inspiration, advice and support you need to find your passions and build a successful career and life doing what you love. (Founder: Antonette Oloo)

What You Will Learn

Career advice topics entail job searching, job interviews, making a career change, career growth, improving working relationships, increasing your productivity, curriculum vitae (CV) and quitting a job. Personal development topics discuss goal setting, boosting your confidence and handling procrastination.

Additionally, there are podcasts from entrepreneurs on various issues such as habits to succeed and how to get ahead.

Interesting Articles To Read

How To Handle Criticism Like A ChampOn the receiving end of criticism? Find out how to deal with giving and receiving critical feedback and making the most use out of negative criticism.

10 Tips For Powerful Presentations That Will Captivate Your AudiencePreparing for an upcoming presentation? Learn how to make a presentation engaging, give key takeaways and leave a positive impact on the listeners.

 

76. Susan Ireland’s Resume Site

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Summary Description

Susan Ireland’s Resume Site provides free resume samples, cover letter samples and tips for resume writing and cover letters. (Founder: Susan Ireland)

What You Will Learn

Learn about resume examples, resume formats, resume templates, cover letter samples, cover letter template, thank you letters and interviews.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Steps: How to Write a ResumePrepping your resume? Get guidance on steps to follow to make your resume shine.

How to Choose The Best Resume FormatDebating which resume format to use? This article discusses the types of resume formats and the scenarios where each format is most suited.

 

77. Take It Personel-ly

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Summary Description

Take It Personel-ly is all about the world of work including HR, workplace culture, leadership, social media and technology – where the world of work and personal life intersects. (Founder: Chantal Bechervaise)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include career growth and success, interview tips, productivity, workplace culture, leadership, personal development, successful entrepreneurship and technology.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Secret to Motivating a Slacker on Your TeamSomeone not pulling their weight? Learn how to help improve and motivate a team member who is not working as hard as the rest.

5 Reasons Why Vision Is Important In LeadershipWhy create a vision? Find out tips on the benefits of having a clear vision as a leader.

 

78. Tami Cannizzaro

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Summary Description

Tami Cannizzaro is a resume tutor, career coach and interview prepper who provides career consulting services to help clients achieve their career goals.

What You Will Learn

Get guidance on job search strategies, resume development, cover letters, interview preparation, college entrance essays & scholarship application essays, networking skills and negotiating.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Single Most Important Aspect of NetworkingWant to improve your networking skills? Discover what you can do to build a strong professional network.

When It Comes to Interviewing, Make These Assumptions About Your CompetitionSizing up the competition? Stay extra prepared when attending an interview by keeping these tips in mind about the other candidates.

 

79. The Balance Careers

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Summary Description

The Balance Careers provides resources and expert advice on finding a job and managing your career.

What You Will Learn

Career topics encompass salary & benefits, best jobs, part-time jobs, finding a job, career planning, internships, management and leadership, work-family balance, work-from-home-jobs, career paths and succeeding at work.

Interesting Articles To Read

What Not to Do When Selecting a CareerStressed about choosing a suitable career? Familiarize yourself with the miscalculations and pitfalls to avoid when determining your future line of work.

Top 10 Challenges Managers Face and How to Deal with ThemDealing with managerial difficulties? Learn some of the challenges facing managers in today’s business environment and how to overcome them.

 

80. The Everygirl

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Summary Description

The Everygirl inspires women towards leading a well-rounded, financially sound and stylish life by offering detailed in-depth features, career profiles, relatable first-hand accounts and how-to guides. (Co-Founders: Alaina Kaczmarski & Danielle Moss)

What You Will Learn

Career categories feature life & work skills, blogging and finance topics. There is also a category on career profiles that highlights inspirational and success stories about women.

Interesting Articles To Read

How Successful Women Spend Their First Hour at WorkSeeking morning routine inspiration? This article outlines how to structure the first hour of a work day to enhance your productivity.

7 Habits That Are Making You UnproductiveNot as productive as you’d wish? See seven things that could be holding back your productivity and how to overcome them.

 

81. The Interview Guys

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Summary Description

TheInterviewGuys helps people to achieve three key goals: get the job interview, ace the job interview and get the job. (Co-Founders: Jeff Gillis & Mike Simpson)

What You Will Learn

Topics are divided into three main categories: getting a job interview (addresses resumes, cover letters, personal branding) job interview preparation (includes types of interviews and interview questions) and after your interview (thank you letters, career advancement etc.)

Interesting Articles To Read

8 Phone Interview Tips That Will Land You A Second InterviewWant to pass the phone screen? Check out ways to pass a phone interview successfully.

Top 14 Questions To Ask The Interviewer (These Are Powerful)Wondering what questions to ask? Discussion centers on why you should ask questions as well types of questions to ask during a job interview.

 

82. The Muse

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Summary Description

The Muse offers an inside look at companies and provides job opportunities, career coaches and career advice to help individuals find their dream jobs and succeed in their careers. (Co-Founders: Alex Cavoulacos & Kathryn Minshew)

What You Will Learn

Career blog articles include advice on getting started on your first job, getting ahead at work and career advancement, work relationships such as dealing with your boss and coworkers, changing jobs, work-life balance, job search, resumes, cover letters, interviews, career paths and choices, management tips and job skills.

Interesting Articles To Read

3 Questions to Ask After Your Boss Shuts Your Idea Down (Again)Discouraged over your idea being rejected? Find out how to bounce back from a rejection, what it would take to get your boss to support your idea and how to move on.

How to Take Feedback Like a ProNervous about getting feedback? Learn how to handle constructive criticism and get the most value out of feedback given.

 

83. The Prepary

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Summary Description

The Prepary provides career advice, tools and one-on-one consulting to enable people to land a job that they love. (Founder: Jaime Petkanics)

What You Will Learn

Articles discuss job searching, resumes and cover letters, networking, job interviews, career advice and tools and productivity.

Interesting Articles To Read

What Recruiters Really Want To See On Your ResumeUpdating your resume? Learn the key things that recruiters look for in a resume at first glance.

How to Approach Internal TransfersTransferring jobs at your company? Find out what to do when switching jobs within a company to make your move as painless as possible.

 

84. The Productivity Pro

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Summary Description

The Productivity Pro, Inc. is a boutique consulting firm helping leaders increase workplace performance in high-stress environments. (Founder: Laura Stack)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics address performance, time management, leadership & teamwork, productivity tools & systems and life balance. Additionally there are podcasts on productivity and efficiency.

Interesting Articles To Read

When Good is Good Enough: Five Situations When Perfection Is CounterproductiveIs the task really ready? See situations where striving for perfection can hinder the achievement of a desired end goal.

Five Reasons to Set Impossible Goals: Don’t Be Afraid to Push Yourself Too HardPlanning to set goals? Explore the merits of setting high goals to stretch your abilities.

 

85. The Sophisticated Gal

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Summary Description

The Sophisticated Gal is a community for young women, millennials and recent college graduates to help make the transition from college to the real world easier. (Founder: Kristen Stasko)

What You Will Learn

Categories covered are career advice, productivity, side hustle, resume, job interviews and inspiring stories from young women.

Interesting Articles To Read

Why Your First Salary Negotiation Is Your Most ImportantNervous about negotiating your first paycheck? Get guidance on negotiating your starting salary at your first job and the importance of your first salary as a benchmark for future positions.

Professional Habits to Develop in Your TwentiesSearching for good work habits? Learn about 15 foundational habits that can help you to build a successful career.

 

86. The Way Women Work

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Summary Description

The Way Women Work enables companies to make more money by equipping leaders to intentionally recruit, retain and advance women. When women advance, you and your business win. (Founder & President: Rania Habiby Anderson)

What You Will Learn

Career advice to help women succeed. Articles comprise of topics such as decision-making, ways to learn, advancing your career, finding a job and mentorship.

Interesting Articles To Read

Missing a Mentor? 5 Awesome AlternativesIn need of a mentor? Explore different ways of finding a professional mentor to help you in your career growth and development.

The Single Best Way to Get a JobLooking for a job? This article outlines a proactive way to find your next job and details ten steps that you can follow when job searching.

 

87. ThriveYard

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Summary Description

ThriveYard provides in-depth career advice articles, videos, slides and infographics to help jobseekers find jobs and jobholders grow and succeed in their careers. (Founder: Duncan Muguku)

What You Will Learn

Blog categories consist of resumes, cover letters, job interviews, career advice, job promotions and personal growth.

Interesting Articles To Read

57 Common Interview Questions, Answers and ExamplesAnxious about an upcoming interview? This article explores common questions asked during interviews, offers guidance on answering and provides sample answers.

39 Ways to Increase Your Productivity at WorkBattling with productivity at work? See various tips to boost your efficiency at work and get more work done.

 

88. TK+Co

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Summary Description

TK+Co is an online destination and community that provides millennial women with the knowledge, real talk and inspiration they need to create and pursue a career they love. (Founder: Taryn Kristine)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles touch on topics such as job searching, job interviews, salary negotiation, networking, productivity, building work relationships and LinkedIn tips.

Interesting Articles To Read

6 Productivity Hacks to Maximize Your Work TimeSeeking to be more productive? See different ideas and examples of how to increase your productivity at work.

25 Things You Might Be Doing That Annoy Your CoworkersDriving others nuts? This article identifies habits in the office that could be rubbing others the wrong way.

 

89. TopResume

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Summary Description

TopResume helps professionals build their personal brand through expert resume writing and career advice. (Founder & CEO: Jeff Berger)

What You Will Learn

Career advice categories and topics consist of resume and CV, interviews, personal branding, networking, getting ahead, job search, salary negotiation, cover letters, changing careers, online presence, setting career goals, age and your job search and motivation and inspiration.

Interesting Articles To Read

Career Inspiration and Advice from OlympiansLooking for inspiring career advice? Read six inspiring and encouraging life lessons from Olympic athletes that can be applied towards improving your job performance.

Changing Careers? 7 Details to Include on Your ResumeThinking about switching careers? Get guidance on key things to address on your resume to boost your chances of getting a job in a new field.

 

90. UndercoverRecruiter

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Summary Description

UndercoverRecruiter is a Global recruiting and talent acquisition blog.

What You Will Learn

Topics include career management, interview tips, job searching tips, recruiting tips, social media tips, and resume and CV writing tips.

Interesting Articles To Read

What Recruiters Really Want to See on Your CVIs the content on your CV in alignment with what recruiters look for? This article gives insider tips and explains what you can do to give your CV a chance of rising to the top of the application pile.

How to Transform a Millennial Employee into a LeaderLooking to groom new leaders at work? Learn the workplace settings in which millennials thrive, the qualities to look for in a potential millennial leader and how these qualities can support a company.

 

91. Undergrad Success

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Summary Description

Undergrad Success curates the best content to help college students and recent graduates succeed.

What You Will Learn

Resources are divided into categories including academic, personal and professional. Articles cover areas such as tips for recent graduates, internships, interviews, resume writing, LinkedIn profiles, planning career paths, improving productivity, success in life, networking, mentorship and personal branding.

In addition there is a guide that features the best books to read for Business Majors.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Make the Most of Your InternshipDesiring to succeed as an intern? Explore five ways to make your internship a success.

Job Seekers: How to Follow up After Networking EventsYou’ve networked, what next? Check out how to professionally follow-up after meeting a potential employer at a networking event.

 

92. Unfold Careers

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Summary Description

Unfold Careers helps job seekers in a range of industries and career levels obtain the job of their dreams with excellent resumés/CVs, cover letters, application essays and career advice. (Founder: Hayley Panasiuk)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include resumes, interviewing, career growth and a section called “women who do” that features accomplishments by successful women.

Interesting Articles To Read

10 Most Underrated Interview TipsWant to standout in an interview? Explore ways to leave a positive impression on interviewers.

What to Do When You Love Your Job But the Pay is HorribleCaught in this dilemma? Get guidance on what to do when you are underpaid and steps to rectify this situation including asking for and justifying a pay raise.

 

93. Uptowork

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Summary Description

Uptowork is an online resume builder that helps people to quickly create a professional resume from a choice of resume templates. (Co-Founders: Kuba Koziej, Piotr Sosnowski & Kacper Brzozowski)

What You Will Learn

Topics covered include resume writing, cover letters, job interviews and job search. In addition, there are resume examples for different professions for example a business analyst, sales associate, teacher, painter, barista, human resources, office manager etc.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Show Promotions & Multiple Positions on Your ResumeStruggling to update your resume with multiple jobs at one company? Acquire guidance on how to present your career progression on your resume especially when you have worked in many positions within the same organization.

12 Best Online Resume Builders ReviewedCurious about using an online resume builder? Learn what a resume builder can do and some of the resume building services that are available.

 

94. WayUp

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Summary Description

WayUp matches college students and recent graduates with the best job and internship opportunities. (Co-Founders: Liz Wessel & JJ Fliegelman)

What You Will Learn

Explore career guides that offer tips on internships, part-time and entry level jobs; cover letter, resume and attire tips; interviewing tips; succeeding at your job and guides by industry and major.

In addition there is a WayUp blog for college lifestyle and career advice that offers a behind-the-scenes look at companies.

Interesting Articles To Read

11 Secrets of People Who Always Nail Job InterviewsJittery about interviews? Learn tips on how to improve your performance during interviews.

Advice for Starting Your Entry-Level Job SearchLooking for your first job? Guidance is offered on planning your job search including where and how to find entry-level positions plus pitfalls to watch out for.

 

95. WorkItDaily

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Summary Description

WorkItDaily provides courses, coaching and career advice articles and videos to help people to attain more success and fulfillment in their careers. (Founder & CEO: J.T. O’Donnell)

What You Will Learn

Topics addressed include job searching, interviewing, resume writing, cover letters, using LinkedIn, choosing a career, negotiating salary, networking and getting a job promotion.

Interesting Articles To Read

18 Easy Conversation Starters For Networking EventsStruggling to strike a conversation when networking? Explore tips on how to get a conservation going when you network with others.

7 Tips For Becoming A Leader At WorkYearning to lead? See tips on how to prepare and position yourself for leadership opportunities in the workplace.

 

96. WorkBloom

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Summary Description

WorkBloom helps job seekers in their job search by offering job search advice, including advice on resume writing, cover letter writing, networking and interviewing.

What You Will Learn

Find career advice resources broken into five broad categories as follows: job search, networking, cover letter, resume and interview. Each category is sub-divided to provide more specific information, for example interview is broken down into interview tips, types, process, preparation, questions, skills, psychology, follow up email and interview FAQ’s.

Also available are resume samples and cover letter samples from resume writers and career coaches.

Interesting Articles To Read

The Best Way to Approach a Telephone Interview: Follow These Tips to Get AheadNervous about an upcoming phone interview? This article discusses tips on how to prepare sufficiently to get past the phone screen to the interview table.

22 Practical Tips to Write an Effective Cover LetterLooking for good cover letter tips? Find out ideas on making your cover letter shine, stand out and show that you are the best candidate for the job.

 

97. Workology

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Summary Description

Workology provides articles, tools and case studies for HR, recruiting professionals and business leaders. (Founder: Jessica Miller-Merrell)

What You Will Learn

Articles address topics on careers, HR, recruiting, leadership, social media, millennials and the workplace among others. Additionally, there are podcasts on workplace, human resources and recruiting topics.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Ask Your Boss to Work From HomeAgonizing over putting in your request? This article walks you through what to do when you want to work from home and how to prepare a convincing case for working remotely.

3 Sample Email Templates Job Seekers Can Send to A RecruiterTrying to email a recruiter? Obtain tips on how to best connect with a recruiter to boost your chances of getting a job.

 

98. Yourcareerintel

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Summary Description

Your Career Intel provides resources, tools and advice to help people get jobs and stand out at work.

What You Will Learn

Many topics are covered from finding a job to growing in your career to succeeding as a leader. Areas addressed include job search, resumes, interviews, working with a recruiter, job offers, professional networking, staying motivated, getting ahead, work-life balance, career transitions, hiring, coaching and motivating employees.

Also available are templates for cover letters, resignation letters and job offer acceptance letters among others.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Choose Your Best Career PathPondering about the right career move? Find out steps on determining a suitable career path that can put your passion, skills and experience to good use.

Little Things that Make a Big Difference in your Job SearchDesiring to become a top candidate? This article highlights eight things to keep in mind in order to make a good first impression when looking for a job.

 

99. YouTern

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Summary Description

YouTern enables young talent to become highly employable by connecting them to high-impact internships and mentors – and through career advice found on YouTern’s blog, The Savvy Intern. (Founder & CEO: Mark S. Babbitt)

What You Will Learn

Blog topics include career advice, resume advice, cover letters, job interviews, LinkedIn tips, job search, career change, freelance lessons, using social media for job searching and networking.

Interesting Articles To Read

6 Job Seeking Lessons Learned from the Life of a FreelancerSeeking inspiration and encouragement during a job search? Gain practical insights from the perspective of someone whose job entails looking for work every week while still handling existing assignments.

15 Ways to Stay Career Motivated When Work Just Isn’t FunStruggling to get through the day? Take a look at tips to bring the sunshine back to your work day when it feels cloudy.

 

100. Zippia

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Summary Description

Zippia helps college students and recent graduates with their career options. Career guidance tools include exploring career paths that can be taken after college. (Co-Founders: Henry Shao & Chris Kolmar)

What You Will Learn

Career advice articles discuss best companies and industries to work for, job searching, resumes, cover letters, interviewing, negotiating salary, networking, working relationships, and various article series on the “Most Exciting Jobs” different professionals have moved into after leaving their former positions.

In addition, explore the career paths that you can take after college by typing in your major and then viewing different jobs and careers that you can pursue.

Interesting Articles To Read

How to Land a Job Without Connections in 5 Easy StepsStruggling to get a job without connections? Explore guidance on how to get around not knowing anyone in the company that you would like to work for.

Do Men and Women Write Resumes Differently? The Answer May Surprise YouI’m wondering too … Learn what the results were after over ten thousand resumes were analyzed.

 

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