Job Search Support: Creating a Portfolio / By Alan Bernstein, President and Chief Human Resource Consultant of HR Office Savers, Inc.

Having a collection of your best work available in a portfolio is a great way to not only tell the employer what you are able to do but also to show them what you have done for others.

Portfolios are not only for artists. Read More …

Job Search Support: What to look for when applying for a job / by Alan Bernstein, HR Office Savers

When preparing to apply for a job, I want you to consider three key items: Resume, Qualifications, and Interest. If you can master these three things, you will have a more productive job search. Your Resume Writing a compelling resume is the first step to finding Read More …

For the Job Seeker – Making the Most of Your Job Interview by Using Soft Skills

Making the Most of Your Job Interview by Using Soft Skills. Soft skills are those intangible qualities we have and more and more, employers look for in candidates. When interviewing there are 3 basic soft skills that can give you an edge. Read More …

Don’t Do This in an Interview by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers

During a recent job search training, one of my students asked: “What is the one thing I should never say or do in an interview?” My initial response was “There really isn’t just one thing!”. After some group discussion, I offered my top three things to avoid when searching for a job. Read More …

For the Job Seeker – Interview Roadblocks by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers

I spend considerable time reviewing resumes and qualifying candidates for open positions on behalf of my clients. Here are some tips to help you get past the gatekeeper. Read More …

The Job Search – Finding a Job

by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers My previous two articles talked about writing a compelling resume. For a resume to be compelling, it must be accurate, visually appealing, likeable, and content rich.  Once you are happy with your resume, you need to get Read More …

Tips for a successful job search – The Resume Part II

by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers Last month I shared with you the “big picture” of writing a compelling resume. In order for a resume to be compelling, it must be accurate, visually appealing, and likeable. This month I want to talk about Read More …