Posts Tagged: Kansas City Jobs

How to Write a Resignation Letter

  You worked with Morgan Hunter and found a new job. Congratulations! Your hard work, interview preparation, and countless applications have finally paid off. You’re ready and excited for your new role — everything is falling into place. But first, you need to quit your current job. Part of that is writing a resignation letter.… Read More »

Should Your Resume Be Written in 1st or 3rd Person?

  Before you sit down to write your resume, there’s one crucial question you need to answer first: should my resume be written in first or third person? Your resume should never be written in third person. Use first person but leave out the pronoun “I.” For example, if you’re an administrative assistant, instead of… Read More »

Easy Resume Mistakes That Could Be Hurting Your Job Chances

  Is your resume ending up in an internet black hole? It could due to a few simple mistakes you’re making on it. With hundreds of applications being submitted for most jobs in Kansas City, even a seemingly subtle slip-up can cost you the call for an interview. Don’t let that happen. Instead, here’s a… Read More »

9 Ways to Advance Your Kansas City Career in 2019

  2019 is a big year and Kansas City is full of new job opportunities. If you’re ready to take advantage of one of them or get promoted in your existing company, what are the best steps to take? Here are nine simple ways to help you to advance your career in the year ahead,… Read More »

5 Career Resolutions You Should Make for 2019

  Every year, you vow to hit the gym more, drop that bad habit, or finally book that trip you’ve been longing to take. But how often do you make career resolutions for the New Year? Maybe you’ve been pining for a new job, or that big promotion. Or maybe you’d just like to enhance… Read More »

Transferable Job Skills You Can Start Using Now

  No matter what industry you work in or your level of expertise, there are some abilities that every employer wants. These are called ‘transferable skills’ and can be the difference between you winning the job offer and getting passed over for your dream opportunity. These include skills such as: Collaboration and teamwork Organization and… Read More »

5 Simple Job Search Mistakes to Avoid

  Looking for a new position can certainly be daunting. But is the employment market really that tight? In reality, there are plenty of jobs in Kansas City out there, with employers waiting for the right candidate to come along. To put yourself in the running, make sure you take the right approach with your… Read More »

How to Quantify Accomplishments When You Don’t Have Much Experience

  When it comes to your resume, one of the best ways to make it stand out is by quantifying your accomplishments. This simply means assigning numbers – like amounts, dollars, and percentages – to your achievements. But what if you haven’t been in your career for a long time and therefore don’t have a… Read More »

How to Write a Cover Letter

  For some job seekers, writing a cover letter is a pointless endeavor. But it’s actually one of the most important aspects of any job search. Cover letters are the first thing that many hiring managers see. It can create a positive first impression that encourages someone to read your resume, or it can eliminate… Read More »