Job Seeker Career Tip Articles

Looking for tips on how to make yourself stand out from other job seekers? We can help.

We’ve put together a list of resources to help you with your job search. Below you’ll find tips to help you with your interview – whether it be virtual, over the phone, or in person. We even have some advice on how to put together a great resume.

And if you are looking for more career advice, check out our blog.

The Ultimate Guide to a Successful Phone Interview

This article highlights why phone interviews are important, and how to plan for a phone interview. It also provides phone etiquette reminders and general interview best practices. You’ll even find a few bonus tips to ensure you are set up for success!

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How to Prepare for a Virtual Job Interview

More and more companies are moving away from the in-person job interview and in the direction of a virtual job interview. And while employers may be experts at conducting online interviews, for some job seekers the process may be completely new – and possibly a little daunting. This article provides tips on virtual interviews to help you put your best foot forward and set you up for a successful interview.

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Insider Tips to Help You Nail Your Next Job Interview

Whether you’re light on experience, looking to switch careers, rejoining the workforce, or shooting for your dream job, interviewing is something most people don’t do often so it never becomes “easy.”  We’ve put together a list of “insider tips” of things you can do leading up to your interview, so you walk into that office confident, and ready to win the job.

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Guide for Writing a Stand-Out Resume

Many people find resume writing to be stressful and overwhelming. And  they often get stumped when it’s time to sit down and write. This article shares a comprehensive list of resume tips and recommendations in order to help make the writing process simpler – and to increase your odds of impressing a hiring manager and getting that interview.

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Thank You Email vs. Handwritten Thank You Note

Some people may argue that sending a thank-you note is an old-fashioned practice. Sending a thank-you note should go without saying. The real question that most job seekers have is whether to send a handwritten note or an email. We’ll break down when each format makes the most sense, so you can decide what works best for you.

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Team Up With TERRA

We know how challenging this global outbreak has been for job seekers and we’re here to help.

TERRA has offices in the Seattle-Puget SoundPortland-MetroPhoenix-Metro, and Denver-Metro areas, and our expert team of recruiters is eager to be both a partner and a resource in helping you return to work.

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