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How to Get an Employer's Attention in 20 Seconds

How to Get an Employer's Attention in 20 Seconds

I review a lot of resumes, and they often land in my mailbox with the exact same titles: resume.doc or resume.pdf. Can you say boring? Try these alternatives to stand out ...

By Jessica Holbrook Hernandez
Published February 18, 2011
What to Never Say in an Interview

What to Never Say in an Interview

There are plenty of points in an interview when you can make or break it. If you say any of these, you are likely to do the latter.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 23, 2014
Q&A: Applying for Jobs

Q&A: Applying for Jobs

Get your questions and answers for applying for jobs.

By Peter Vogt, Monster Career Coach
Published June 5, 2007
President Obama’s American Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for You?

President Obama’s American Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for You?

President Obama is working to create more jobs for Americans.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 16, 2012
Don't Miss Out on Your Dream Job

Don't Miss Out on Your Dream Job

Utilize this resume critique as you learn how to make a resume.

Published December 3, 2012
Career Profile: Executive Assistant

Career Profile: Executive Assistant

Thinking about a jobs as an executive assistant?

Published November 7, 2011
The Hottest International Internships

The Hottest International Internships

Find out where the hottest international internships are located.

By Rebecca Falkoff
Published August 4, 2008
Career Profile: Sales Engineer

Career Profile: Sales Engineer

Find out if you have what it takes to be a sales engineer.

Published November 22, 2011
Top 5 Salary Negotiation Mistakes

Top 5 Salary Negotiation Mistakes

Learn what not to do when negotiating your salary.

By Bridget Quigg at PayScale.com
Published August 8, 2011
5 Interview Questions for the Interviewer

5 Interview Questions for the Interviewer

Questions that will impress during the job interview.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 26, 2014
Student Jobs to Boost Your Resume

Student Jobs to Boost Your Resume

If you haven't done so already, head to the employment office at your school to explore your options!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 11, 2016
Researching a Company's Diversity Policies

Researching a Company's Diversity Policies

What to look for when researching a company's diversity policies.

By Therese Droste, Career Coach at Monster.com
Published June 5, 2007
Land a Great Internship

Land a Great Internship

Land a great internship with this helpful advice.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 13, 2009
Negotiate Your Way into a Bigger Paycheck

Negotiate Your Way into a Bigger Paycheck

Negotiate your way to the pay you deserve but don't forget benefits like employer tuition assistance as well.

By Paul W. Barada
Published April 21, 2009
Inside Sales or Outside Sales?

Inside Sales or Outside Sales?

You have a choice between inside sales or outside sales.

By Ron Coxsom
Published September 3, 2008
Steps to Success

Steps to Success

If there were secrets to getting through college successfully that also help you land your dream job, you’d want to know, right?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 18, 2013
Can Your Parents Help You Find a Summer Job?

Can Your Parents Help You Find a Summer Job?

You know your parents or family members might be able to help – but how much is too much?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 6, 2017
Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

There are internships for all types of volunteer organizations and community service efforts - you just need to find which program suits your interests.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 11, 2016
Job Search Tactics that Work

Job Search Tactics that Work

Check out these job search tactics that work.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 12, 2009
Career Profile: Biotech Sales Representative

Career Profile: Biotech Sales Representative

Interested in a career as a biotech sales representative? Learn more.

Published November 22, 2011