Resources

Resume Skills

May 14, 2021

Unlock Success with Resume Skills: Hard Skills That Make a Difference In today’s dynamic and competitive job market, having a resume that stands out is more crucial than ever. Hard skills have emerged as the key differentiators, often making the difference between catching a hiring manager’s eye or not. The Rising Importance of Hard Skills…

Resume Hack: Word Cloud

May 14, 2021

It’s time for you to utilize this resume hack! Are you tired of constantly second-guessing whether your resume truly showcases your suitability for a job? Well, worry no more because we have an incredible resume hack that will completely revolutionize your job application game! The beauty of this hack lies in its simplicity. You only…

How to Best Utilize CalAgJobs as a Candidate

May 5, 2021

Today we would like to share how to best utilize CalAgJobs as a candidate. There are a variety of resources available from CalAgJobs to you as a candidate that we recommend utilizing to improve your job search and career journey. First, we recommend creating a candidate account. This will be used to log-in to the…

Virtual Interviews

March 24, 2021

Virtual interviews have become more common than ever before, and as the CalAgJobs team primarily works remotely, we have some valuable tips to share with you regarding virtual interviews. Here’s what you need to know: Tips for Your Next Virtual Interview Before the interview, ensure that your camera and microphone are working properly on the…

Interview Execution Tips

March 24, 2021

You can simplify interviews by breaking the process down into preparation, execution, and follow-up. We previously shared how to prepare for an interview here. Now we will focus on some tips for interview execution. Speak with a confident and audible voice and enunciate your words fully. Talk a comfortable pace, you don’t need to rush…

Resume Tips: Title

March 10, 2021

Did you know that when you send your resume to an employer or job board, they can see the title of the file? This seemingly small detail can make a big difference in catching the attention of hiring managers. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of correctly titling your resume and provide…

Resume Formatting

March 10, 2021

Decoding Resume Formatting: Simple or Fancy? Fancy resume templates boasting bright colors, unique text arrangements, and pictures are gaining popularity. But it makes you wonder, should you go for a unique resume or stick to a simple one? There isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer, but let’s explore some factors that can guide your resume formatting decisions.…

Preparing for an Interview

March 10, 2021

Interviewing can seem to be a daunting task. Simplify interviews by breaking the process down into preparation, execution, and follow-up. This article will focus on preparing for an interview. First and foremost, practice your answer to the commonly asked “Tell me about yourself” question. One key element is to memorize what is on your resume…

Tailoring Your Resume

March 10, 2021

  What You’ve Been Missing Out: Tailoring Your Resume Your resume’s first impression matters. That compact yet powerful document often creates your first impression on a prospective employer.  Therefore, it is of paramount importance to ensure that you are meticulously tailoring your resume to align with the specific positions you are vying for. This includes…

Finding your Career Path in Agriculture

March 10, 2021

Finding Your Career Path in Agriculture Finding your career path in agriculture leaves you with a plethora of options within the industry. There are many easy and practical steps you can take to find a better understanding of where you would like to go in your career. These tactics relate to making connections with industry…