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BCjobs Blog

August 25th, 2016

The Ultimate Linkedin Cheat Sheet [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Ultimate Linkedin Cheat Sheet [INFOGRAPHIC]

Unless you’ve been living under a rock it’s quite obvious that Linkedin is the number one place to be seen online if you are looking for a new career or job opportunities. For example, did you know that a fully optimised Linkedin account is 40 times more likely to get job offers?! With this in […]

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August 18th, 2016

Build Your Brand: LinkedIn

Build Your Brand: LinkedIn

Building a personal brand isn’t easy, but it can help you stand out from the crowd. This is the second part of our Build Your Brand series. To help you Build Your Brand, we’ll share tips and tricks on how to create a strong presence on different platforms. With these posts, we want to help you […]

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August 11th, 2016

Job Interview Advice for New Attorneys

Job Interview Advice for New Attorneys

Passing law school with flying colors was in and of itself challenging, but now you are looking to take that next big step as a consummate professional. However, the thought of interviewing for a law firm position is concerning you. All the years of education and practice will become obvious in your expertise and knowledge […]

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August 4th, 2016

How to Showcase Your Skills on a Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Showcase Your Skills on a Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

Be honest – when was the last time you revamped the skills section of your resume? That’s right. Many candidates ignore this part, choosing instead to focus on professional achievements, qualifications, or education. They don’t even suspect that they’re making a huge mistake. That’s because the skills section acts as a deal-breaker during the early screening process. Here’s […]

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July 28th, 2016

3 Surprising Reasons Why Big Companies Move Towards Blind Recruiting (and Why You Should Too)

3 Surprising Reasons Why Big Companies Move Towards Blind Recruiting (and Why You Should Too)

At first, you may dismiss blind recruiting as a gimmick. It sounds a lot like the process used to select candidates on reality TV shows. However – you shouldn’t be so quick to write off blind recruiting – you may just be blind to its advantages. The hiring process is, by and large, affected by […]

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July 21st, 2016

Increase in Mobile Job Seeking and Hiring Trends

Increase in Mobile Job Seeking and Hiring Trends

It is a well-known fact that mobile usage has been increasing year after year. ComScore reports that mobile now represents more than 65% of digital media time, and people are moving away from traditional desktops. Some industries though, like the hospitality industry, have been slow to make the change. Restaurant employers historically found talent either through word-of- mouth […]

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July 13th, 2016

5 Things to Get You Ahead In Your Career and Life

5 Things to Get You Ahead In Your Career and Life

Are you a career minded person who would like to succeed in all aspects of life? Well, you need to understand how important it is to increase your skills and knowledge continually. Ongoing training and education can help you both in boosting your career growth and in unlocking your full potential. Employee recognition programs, like O.C. […]

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July 7th, 2016

Balancing Life, Work and Grad School

Balancing Life, Work and Grad School

The decision to complete an MBA is certainly not trivial. Potential students must weigh the demands of family life and the challenges at work to decide if working on a masters full or part-time is the best option. The benefits to receiving an MBA will often factor into the decision whether or not to pursue […]

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June 30th, 2016

How to Write a Resume as a Career Changer

How to Write a Resume as a Career Changer

Are you on the verge of changing your job from sales associate to kitten groomer? No? Okay, perhaps you are not going into the kitten grooming business, but you may be looking to change your career. The sad fact about being a career changer is that it can be difficult to tailor your resume to […]

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June 24th, 2016

How To Answer Unexpected Interview Questions

How To Answer Unexpected Interview Questions

Job interviews are not an easy nut to crack, but they can surely become your pass to an outstanding career. While most of the time you will be faced with the same interview questions you have already been asked countless times before, some companies like to step up their recruiting game and surprise their candidates […]

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