Mar 11, 2021 in Career Coaching
How to find a job during the pandemic.
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How do I fix a marriage after cheating??
My husband of 5 years has cheated on me. I'm heartbroken. Can I fix our marriage?? Is there hope for us?? Will things get better? Please help
Am I over reacting? Am I the one in the wrong no him
Ok I've been with my boyfriend for 3 years now and he denied cheating on me but everything points to the opposite he's gone to spend the night with his baby moma and her kids in a hotel he rated me put to her when I called the cops on her for her vandalizing my car he would defend her when I would bring thing up about her and he has a video of her playing with her self am I wrong for being mad?
We both have insecurities and trust issues due to past relationships... So, there's the back and forth accusations, yelling, name calling, etc. We are both extremely jealous and have no communication skills. We love each other but sometimes Love isn't enough to make someone understand that you aren't going to hurt them. How can we help each other overcome these issues?
Idk what to do
My boyfriend and I have been fighting because he found some old messages that I had when we started going out, the messages are not bad the conversations where just like hi and bye kind of thing but because I told him I wasn't talking to anyone he's mad but da whole time he was still hanging out with his baby momma behind my back and he would delete all his messages to her so I wouldn't see them
Lost and confused at a crossroads
My boyfriend and I have been together for seven years now. We have had a very tumultuous relationship both of us have hurt each other very much on each parts. But he’s done a lot more wrong it has no accountability. But my question is how do you handle it because anytime I try to talk to him about anything he automatically yells at me, deflects, accuse me of cheating. How do you go about handling
How can I get my teen to confide in me
I've been trying to get my son to confide in me about why he is feeling so depressed. He is 15 years old and a very good teen but have no idea why he is so withdrawn and quiet. Please help me I cant bear to see him like this
What do I do?
I'm not sure what to do. Recently separated mom with 2 young girls and pregnant with my 3rd.
I took my son's Ipad away because I'm at my wit's end with him.
He is so addicted and doesn’t want to do anything else. Can anyone tell me whether I did the right thing or am I being too harsh?
It's 3 y I divorced and we have shared custody of 2 lovely kids. Any advice on how to make them understand that divorced parents is ok?
What should I do?
My son is acting out in school and giving people the middle finger and running around and hitting when he is restrained and he also has speech apraxia and may have ADHD
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the unemployment rates are increasing! Many have been left jobless whilst others have now embraced working remotely. Amidst this crisis, there are still opportunities.
So, no need to panic and stress, you can focus on finding a remote job and work towards securing one.
In addition to job hunting, you can also work towards expanding your skills and knowledge to increase your chances of getting hired.
Read this article, your job description for job search/find by Christina Talarico, Online Career Coach.
How to find a job
Before you can start your job search. It's important to identify your skills and decide which field you'd like to work and apply for jobs in.
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Learn about why the applicant tracking system is preventing you from finding a job successfully. Read this article by Ann Verster, Online Life and Career Coach.
Start your job hunt online
Signing up on platforms like LinkedIn is a good way to start your job search. There are also plenty of other websites that you can browse through jobs. Indeed is a good platform to search for jobs, Upwork is a good place for freelancers to find work in certain fields. On WikiExpert, you can also register for free if you're a Life Coach, Counselor, Therapist, Business Coach or Tutor.
When signing up on LinkedIn, ensure that you complete your profile. Fill out all your sections in detail - as more recruiters are using LinkedIn to scan their applicants.
- In this article, niche job boards (get away from the masses of job seekers), Cindy Makita, Online Career Coach speaks about niche job boards that are more specific and focused.
- See how you can make a great LinkedIn profile with just these 5 tips. An article by Cindy Makita, Online Career Coach.
Familiarize yourself with online tools
When applying for remote jobs, it is essential to start learning how to use online tools such as project management systems, video calls, etc. Read through tutorial articles online to start learning.
Increase your skills and knowledge
Gaining new skills and expanding your knowledge will increase your chances of getting hired. So, whether you want to advance your skill set in your current field or you want to learn new completely new and different, go ahead! This could also open the door for new opportunities.
Build your resume and cover letter
This is the first step to securing a job so you need to make sure that it's well written and that it will make a good first impression.
Whilst building your resume and cover letter, please do bear in mind that for each job application, you should personalize it according to the job description. As this will increase your chances of getting hired.
So, create a standard template and personalize it as you go along.
- See what employers actually look for in a resume. Read this article by Cindy Makita, Online Career Coach.
- Learn how to sell yourself in the job market and read this article by Matt Craven, Online Career Coach.
- In this article, WikiExpert gives you a step-by-step guide on how to build a professional resume along with some do's and don'ts.
Prepare yourself for an online job interview
You should prepare yourself om advance for a job interview. As mentioned before, start learning how to use video systems. You can also start preparing some of your answers to questions that are commonly asked in interviews.
Here are two top interview tips to help you. Read this article by Louise Jenner, Online Career Coach.
When things are not falling into place
Securing a job can take a long time. However, you should not give up! Keep your hunt going and work towards making improvements with your resume or interview skills.
On WikiExpert, you can read through articles for tips on how to get hired. Or if you'd prefer, you can book a session with an Online Career Coach to receive guidance throughout the job search process and everything that follows thereafter.
- If you are frustrated with the job application process, read this article, 5 mistakes that could be costing you a job offer. Written by Cindy Makita, Online Career Coach.
- Read about how a Career Coach can help you to find a job. Written by Ann Verster, Online Life and Career Coach.
- Wondering why you should hire a Career Coach? Read this article by Maria Smithson, Online Career Coach.