Previously, media and entertainment professionals in
production, marketing, leadership, and creative roles could rely on their
networks to get them their next big gig. Everyone understood the project-based
nature of the business and didn’t bat an eye when someone worked on three major
productions over the course of a single year. Standard terms were understood
and didn’t require a ...
It happens every year: around the 4th of July,
job searching across the board slows down dramatically as companies deal with
rolling summer vacations. Unlike December when very few positions are being
posted, the summer slump does not impact the amount of jobs. Instead, the
slow-down hits the recruitment process itself within the companies.
Did you know that December 31st is “Make Up Your Mind Day” in the United States? This is entirely appropriate, as the first step in any personal transformation requires making a decision that you really do want to change.
You have probably heard the dismal statistics: 80% of New Year’s Resolutions are broken or abandoned by February. I know ...
As the #1 career coaching service in Denver on Yelp and Google+, we are committed to excellence and personalized client services. We are looking for some part time Writers and Career Coaches who believe in putting clients first.
As an independent contractor, the Resume Writer/Career Coach will be primarily responsible for creating professional resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles for clients in a ...
Back in 2017, I published my first list of Snarky Answers to Interview Questions https://personaltouchcareerservices.com/?p=8605. Since then, employers continue to ask asinine questions that just scream for your best sarcastic answer. While it’s probably not a good idea to let your first thought to these dumb questions fly, you can gain some perverse satisfaction from what you ...
As a well-connected career coaching service, we often build relationships with key recruiters in the Denver area and across the United States. To help our clients – the job seekers – find the right recruiters for their situation, we have our ongoing Recruiter Spotlight series to answer the most common questions that job hunters ask.
In this week’s Recruiter Spotlight, Rhonda Lord ...
Networking can be one of the most challenging things that professionals face in their careers, whether they are looking for a job or not. Many are crippled by their fear of reaching out to others, while some undermine their own efforts by convincing themselves that their intended new connections were untouchable.
Congratulations, new graduate! You successfully navigated the hallowed halls of education and are now ready to dive into your first professional job. However, while you may know a lot about your new field, it may still be a struggle to formulate a specific job search plan.
Use this checklist to make sure your job search hits the ground running…
In March 2018, the Personal Touch Career Services (PTCS) welcomed Jasmine Giffen to our team as our new Administrative Assistant and Marketing Coordinator.
Jasmine comes from a unique background, as a professional body piercer with seven years of experience for various shops in the Denver metro area. Throughout her career, she has managed the social media marketing and branding efforts for her own business.
At PTCS, Jasmine will be helping with marketing content, social ...