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3 Existing Networks You Can Access Today | Calvin Wright

Networking. Right? That nebulous term surrounding the idea of meeting people in a formal setting, to not only exchange business cards, but maybe even leverage them down the line for employment or business opportunities. Can we get any more authentic than that? Didn’t...

How to Take the “Work” Out of Networking

Everybody likes networking, right? … Sorry, I think I said that wrong. What I meant to say is that nobody in their right mind — aside from Recruiters — genuinely loves to head out to an event full of strangers who are all trying to connect...

Who Should You Address Your Cover Letter To?

To Whom It May Concern With the ease of today’s internet sleuthing and the inability for just about any professional to be invisible online, there really isn’t any excuse for not having researched out who you can address your cover...

Top 5 Cover Letter Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Just so you don’t have to spend months, or even years of your life painstakingly reading through horrendous cover letters by people hoping to receive an interview out of that, I’ve summarized what I think to be the top 5...

How To Start A Side Hustle

What Is A Side Hustle? Oooh, “side-hustling”, right?! The super-trendy buzzword that surrounds the limitless earning potential behind building your own business without having to quit your 9-5. More importantly, what is a side hustle? Side-Hustling: The art of hustling to bring...

How To Nail Your Next Job Interview

How To Nail Your Job Interview If you’re one of those people out there who has figured out how to nail your job interview, then you have likely figured out that it’s all about preparation, building rapport, and conveying your...

How To Make An Awesome Goals List

How To Write An Awesome Career Goals List I like to write lists. A lot of them. Lists of places I want to go, a list of concerts I want to see, a goals list I want to accomplish. I’m awful...

The Hidden Job Market & Is It Still In Hiding?

Why The “80% Hidden Job Market” Is A Bologna Statistic. Growing up, I was always wary of the hidden job market. I was told when looking for work that 80% or “x-percentage” of jobs were not advertised. It was perplexing....

Top 5 Resume Mistakes (And How To Fix Them) | Calvin Wright

Unfortunately, long gone are the days where a basic, chronological resume is sufficient for getting a callback. If you’re applying for a coveted role, well, you guessed it – you are going to need to position yourself as a coveted...