Job Seeker Resources

Is a Resume Service Worth the Money?

October 24, 2018 | JobsTown

Today your resume is an invaluable tool which employers use to help them decide if you are right for a position. Having a great resume ready and up to date is the best way to keep yourself marketable. If you do not feel that you are capable of putting together a great resume, then you may want to consider a resume service.

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Understanding Your Employment Rights If You Are Disabled

September 24, 2018 | JobsTown

If you are a disabled individual, you have certain rights regarding employment which are protected under the Equality Act 2010. Understanding how this law protects you is important to your long term workplace success.

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How to Re-Enter The Job Market After Being Out of the Job Force

August 20, 2018 | JobsTown

For different reasons people might leave the work force for pro-longed periods of time. Sometimes marriage, parenthood or even sickness could be a reason. Regardless of the reason, though, once you make the choice to reenter the job market there are a few things you should consider.

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Your Cover Letter – How Important is It?

July 17, 2018 | JobsTown

In an age where so much of the job application process is done online, with bots reading resumes to determine your appeal to an organization, the idea of writing a cover letter may appear to be wasted effort. In fact, some people feel it is a complete waste of time. However, cover letters remain a key component in the hiring process for many employers and should not be treated as afterthoughts.

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