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Motivated, Uniquely Skilled, and Thinking About Work. What’s Next?

In Employment Articles, Featured, Job Search Tips, Resources by Priscilla Matthews

You’re motivated, have unique skills, and know you’d be a great asset to the right employer.  Those are excellent qualities that will take you far. If you have a disability, you may have a few more things to think through than the typical job seeker. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many resources are available in Wisconsin to help you find …

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Job Search Tip #4: Tapping Into Your Personal and Professional Networks

In Featured, Job Search Tips, Resources by Jon Grobstick

Check out our other job search tips videos! My advice is to tap into your personal and professional networks. It’s easy to feel a little lost in today’s job market but networking really can make all the difference. Having a direct connection to people working in your field can expose you to hidden job openings before they’re even posted. Those …

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Job Search Tip #2: Writing a Great Cover Letter

In Featured, Job Search Tips, Resources by Jon Grobstick

Check out our other job search tips videos! My advice is to always submit a cover letter with your resume. It’s an extra step that employers do notice and it can set you apart from other applicants. Some hiring managers will look at cover letters first before they decide whose resume they should review more closely. A cover letter should …

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Job Search Tip #1: Look Beyond the Job Title

In Job Search Tips, Resources by Theresa Kulow

Check out our other job search tips videos! My advice is to look beyond the title that might be posted with a position to see what the qualifications are to apply for the job. For example, many companies use titles such as “Program Coordinator,” “Policy” or “Business Analyst,” or “Project Manager.”