What Emotional Intelligence Can Do for Ag

November 24, 2023

What Emotional Intelligence Can Do for Ag We’re all familiar with the five senses, but what if there were a sixth? In fact, while unofficial, we say there is one – emotional intelligence! Emotional intelligence (EI) is the ability to recognize, understand, and manage your own emotions, as well as the emotions of others. It’s…

8 Tips On Addressing Employment Gaps in a Cover Letter

November 1, 2023

8 Tips On Addressing Employment Gaps in a Cover Letter Eyeing your dream job in the agriculture industry but have an employment gap or two in your work history? Don’t sweat it. We’re here to break down how to tackle those gaps like a pro in your cover letter. These eight down-to-earth tips will help…

Why Mentors Matter in Ag and How to Find One

October 5, 2023

  Picture this: you’re in the vast expanse of the agriculture industry, a world of growth, innovation, and challenges. Now, imagine having a mentor by your side – a seasoned expert who knows the lay of the land and is ready to guide you through every twist and turn. Having a mentor is like having…

Growing Your LinkedIn Network 5 Strategies for Connecting with Ag Professionals

Growing Your LinkedIn Network: 5 Strategies for Connecting with Ag Professionals

September 14, 2023

In the ever-evolving world of agriculture, having a strong professional network can be a game-changer for your career growth and success. LinkedIn is a great place to maintain relationships with the ag professionals you have worked with in your career and to connect with like-minded individuals, gain industry insights, and explore exciting career prospects. Whether…

Considering a career change into agriculture?

Considering a career change into agriculture?

August 24, 2023

Considering a career change into the agriculture industry? Making a career change can be a rewarding and fulfilling decision. Whether you’re coming from a completely different field or looking to explore your passion for agriculture, embarking on this journey requires strategic job search techniques tailored to your unique transition. Here, we’ll explore job search strategies…

Master Body Language in Job Interviews

Silent Signals: How to Master Body Language in Job Interviews

August 3, 2023

Great news: You’ve landed the job interview you wanted! Congratulations!  Now that it’s scheduled, are you ready for it? Job interviews are nerve-wracking experiences for many, and it’s only natural to feel a bit anxious. As you prepare, you might be focusing on your resume, qualifications, and interview answers – and rightfully so! But there’s…

How to Grow Your Ag Network for Career Success

July 13, 2023

If you’re cultivating your career in the agriculture industry, there’s a crucial skill you need to master—networking. Building connections is a long term investment in your career, just like planting permanent crops. Whether you’re just starting out or aiming for the top, mastering the art of networking can take you places you never imagined. So,…

Resume Dos and Don'ts: How to Create an Effective Ag Resume

Resume Dos and Don’ts: How to Create an Effective Ag Resume

June 22, 2023

Looking to spruce up your resume? You’ve come to the right place! Crafting a standout resume can be a game-changer when it comes to landing your dream job or advancing your career. With these must-dos and absolute don’ts, you’ll create a resume that’ll have agriculture employers begging for an interview.  DO Flaunt Your Skills and…

Agriculture Jobs on Instagram

January 10, 2022

CalAgJobs is active on Instagram! Agriculture jobs on your feed? Stay up to date with the ever-evolving world of agriculture jobs, internships, and career opportunities effortlessly through @CalAgJobs on Instagram! Our platform provides a seamless and user-friendly experience, allowing you to easily keep track of the most recent job postings and gain valuable industry insights.…

Choosing a Career Path

August 2, 2021

Choosing a career path! Navigating career choices can be overwhelming. At CalAgJobs, we have gathered some tips and well-formulated ideas to help you make the right choice. A great first place to start is Dr. John Holland’s Career Interest Game. Dr. Holland’s game states that there are six main career interests, those being realistic, investigative,…