Build a Stellar Resume The Five O'Clock Club Way

August 31st, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

Did you know the average hiring manager reviews a resume in six seconds or fewer? With a stack of hundreds of resumes and cover letters to go through, that’s all the time they have to devote. No matter how well written a resume is, it won’t get a thorough reading — at least not the first time More

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Can't Get a Job? Start Using the Right Techniques

August 30th, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

Updating your LinkedIn, attending networking events, writing resumes and cover letters — looking for a job can be more than a little overwhelming. But when you’re not getting any offers, the “no one’s hiring” excuse is never a valid one. Companies are always looking for qualified More

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Lost Your Job? 4 Steps to Make the Most of Your Outplacement

August 29th, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

"We have to let you go..." possibly the most ominous words your boss could ever say. But losing your job doesn’t have to be a total disaster. In fact, if you take the right steps, you could find yourself in an even better situation. It all starts with your outplacement package. How can you make More

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4 Tough Interview Questions and How to Handle Them

August 26th, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

You walk into a job interview feeling confident and prepared. You did all the right things to get to this part of the process, networking with connections and perfecting your resume, but it’s still just the beginning. Difficult interview questions are meant to challenge you and force you to More

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Negotiating a Consulting or Freelance Assignment

August 25th, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

Setting off on your own to work as a freelancer or consultant is a great way to broaden your experience and grow your network. Whether you’re planning on becoming a professional freelancer or simply looking for work between jobs, one of the most important aspects of freelance work is knowing how More

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The Science and Art of Networking

August 24th, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

The Five O’Clock Club has always stressed that networking and direct contact are the two most effective ways to generate interviews. Effective networking, however, goes far beyond telling as many people as you can that you’re out of work. There’s fine art and a meticulous science to More


How to Have a Systematic Job Search

August 23rd, 2016 by Five O'Clock Club

Whether you’re employed or unemployed, looking for full or part-time employment, in the hunt for consulting or freelance work, or even if you’re not interested in changing jobs right now, taking a systematic approach to your job search is one of the most effective ways to grow your network and More


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