Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn. If the credit check is taken into account as a requirement for employment then these job seekers find themselves stuck in a vicious cycle. The post Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

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5 Reason Diversity Matters to Your Career

Competitive Resumes

When you’re searching for a career, touting your diversity is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. Listen to How to Get a Great Career Start with Janine Truitt and Chris Fields. Read 9 Snares In Your Job Search to Avoid.

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

You know that your credit score impacts the limit on your credit cards, but did you know that it also has an effect on your ability to get a job? It seems silly that your credit score, which is primarily used for getting a loan, has any effect on your job search. Career Advice

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Measuring Job Hunt Success: The Unsolicited Call

The Job Quest

At the start of our conversation, he qualified his tweet by saying, “ One measure of a successful job search is the unsolicited call… The ultimate measure is ‘Do you get the job?’” “Can you do something one night a week for your career?

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