Back to Basics: Networking Templates | Career Contessa
Here's how to write every type of professional email. We've got advice plus templates.
What's the one thing you wish you'd been told?
Sound off: What's the ONE thing you wish you had been told before you started your first job?! Share in the comments!
How to Write a Self-Evaluation
We know, mindfulness is a buzzy word, but it is meaningful. As people—and especially as women—we rarely slow down enough to take in our accomplishments. It’s our hope that, by taking five minutes on a Friday, you can create and maintain a dedicated time to really look at the week behind you. So, take out your timer and set it to sixty seconds. Here’s an easy 5-step way to summarize your week and more info via our link in bio.
Growth Mindset v. Fixed Mindset
Growth mindsets are what allow us to reach those big bodacious goals we have, but how do we get there? How do we change from a fixed mindset (btw this is normal!) to a growth mindset that lets us move past the limitations we see? Link in bio to listen to today's Femails podcast episode and learn how you can (literally) train your brain for growth! Plus, @alexandrabader_ a recruiter at Hulu is answering your job search questions in “Dear Career Contessa” https://apple.co/2CwKLMc
Gen Z and the Workforce
In 2020, Generation Z outnumber millennials and make up 24% of the workforce. However, just like millennials before them they bring different needs and desires to the workplace.
5 Easy Steps to Writing a Cover Letter | Career Contessa
A cover letter is important. While your resume explains the what of your professional past, your cover letter provides the how. Here are 5 easy steps to writing a cover letter. | Career Contessa
How to Tell Your Professional Story Online
Here, we are going to break down how to infuse your own career story into your personal portfolio - and how Squarespace can help you use language, colors, fonts, and photos to tell your story online.
How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Profile, According to Recruiters | Career Contessa
Think of this as the perfect LinkedIn 101 course that will help you understand the essential aspects of using LinkedIn to your advantage. | Career Contessa
How to Get Over a Fear of Public Speaking: A Comprehensive Guide | Career Contessa
How to Get Over Fear Of Public Speaking
Job Rejection Email Template | Career Contessa
Replying to a rejection email, especially when you really want the job, is hard. Here's a template to help you find the words.
5 Opening Lines That Will Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out
Here are five ideas to get a hiring manager's attention from the first line of your cover letter. | Career Contessa
Why You Need to Write a Weekly Self-Evaluation
Here’s our challenge to you: before hightailing it to your next weekend full of hikes, Netflix, and yoga—take a minute to reflect on the week you completed. | Career Contessa
How to Take Your Own Professional Headshot: A 5-Step Guide | Career Contessa
A 5-step DIY guide. | Career Contessa
5 Low-Cost Ways to Boost Your Career This Week | Career Contessa
5 ways to boost your career—affordably. | Career Contessa
Better Than "Best,": Unexpected Ways to End an Email | Career Contessa
Here are a few (dozen) ideas of sign-offs and the messages they could convey.
The LinkedIn Lab: Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile And Double Your Job Leads
Over 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and hire candidates— is your profile ready?