Author: Mary-Kate Grohoski



Monday Motivation | One Page Resume

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation!Tip of the week Try to keep your resume to one page. You do not need to list every job, just those most relevant to the position your applying to from the past 5-10 years. This week’s highlighted jobs: Marketing AssociateBerkeley SymphonyBerkeley, CA Gallery AdministratorDavid Kordansky GalleryLos Angeles, CA…

Monday Motivation | Be a Good Listener

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Never forget that job interviews are a two-way street. Make sure to pay careful attention to what your prospective employers have to say. Not only is this a coveted skill, but it is also a way for you to learn more about the organization’s…

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Monday Motivation | Organize Your Applications

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Develop a job search spreadsheet with information like the job title, date of the posting, name of contact, employer’s website, and date you applied. You should also add a separate tab for interviews and follow-ups. When companies ask if you’ve applied to any positions…

Monday Motivation | Let Your Personality Shine!

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Does your personality shine through in your cover letter? Though it isn’t easy for people to evoke emotion through writing, it is a helpful way to show who you are and share your voice. Re-read your work after you’ve written it, and run it…

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Monday Motivation | Professional Email Address

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Be sure to have a professional email address when applying for jobs. [email protected] will not be taken seriously; however, [email protected] will be. Pro tip: if you’re using Gmail, make sure that your picture is also professional. This week’s highlighted jobs: Education Department CoordinatorSterling &…