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What to Do When You Hate Your Job

ArcVida's career coaches give their advice to people who say "I hate my job." Follow these tips for making your best career move.

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What Exactly is an ArcVida Strategy Session?

ArcVida offers free career strategy sesions to help you plan your next steps so you can build the career of your dreams!

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How to Land Your Best Role in a Candidate's Market

Many sectors are thriving, and many workers have the chance to make a career change. Here's how to make sure you make a great career move.

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Is Curiosity Your Career Secret Weapon?

By tapping into your curiosity, you can discover career paths and advancement opportunities you never knew existed!

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How to Interview with a Less Experienced Manager

Prepare for a job interview with a less experienced person with these interview tips and sample interview questions for job seekers.

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REDI, Set, Go: Racial Equity Guidance for Job Seekers

Arcvida cohort leader Imani Missouri provides insight into how to screen potential employers for Racial Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

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Experiencing Joy During Your Career Transition

Career transition isn't easy, especially during a global pandemic. Imani Missouri shares her story of finding joy while changing careers.

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3 Reasons to Relax During Your Summer Job Search

There are many benefits to taking a vacation during your job search. We encourage you to take a break, unwind, and re-energize yourself.

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5 Things To Do When You Don’t Know What You Want To Do— A Blog for Lost Career Searchers.

ArcVida's Madeleine DelVicario provides 5 actionable items for those job seekers who don't know what they want to do and feel lost in career search.

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Key Things to Remember When Updating Your Resume

Updating your resume can be overwhelming. Here's how to make successful edits to your resume for the best results during your career move.

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Tips for Networking in the Summer

Wondering what to wear to your next summer networking event? ArcVida prepares you for a successful summer networking season with these tips.

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When Should You Move for a Job?

Contemplating moving for a new role or job opportunity? We asked our community and team of experts about when you should move for a job.

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Balancing Full-Time Work with Graduate School

ArcVida gives guidance to those attending graduate school while balancing a career. Check out these tips for managing your busy schedule.

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Caring at Work and Home

Oneva's CEO Anita Gardene shared tips on finding the right caregiver and thriving as an employee, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Use This Action Plan If You Are Graduating This Spring

As you graduate in 2021 you may be feeling uncertain. Use this action plan to stay on a positive path toward landing a new job.

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Gift Ideas for Graduates

Graduation season is rapidly approaching. ArcVida has created a list of some of the top-wanted gifts for graduates.

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Earn Cash Quickly: Staying Solvent While Job Searching

Need to earn cash quickly? Our clients gave us a list of ways they’ve made money while they’ve been searching for the right long-term role.

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Danger Phrases to Watch for When Interviewing

Paying attention to “red flags” and “danger words” in an interview process can spare you from a nightmare job.

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Balancing Parenting and Work in Career Transition

ArcVida provides guidance for parents who are juggling conflicting demands when they choose a new employer. Learn to find work-life balance.

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Modern Interview Etiquette

Here are current best practices when it comes to looking for, interviewing for, and following up with job opportunities.

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What If You're Last Year's Graduate in This Year's Job Search?

Don't waste your time by aimlessly applying to jobs. Shift your job search to discover important information about what makes you happy.

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Look Great on Virtual Interviews and Meetings

How to adjust your lighting, change your setup, and arrange your background soo you can look terrific on your next Zoom interview.

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Nailing the Interview: Planning to Turn a Conversation Into an Offer

Scoring a job interview is a win all on its own. To turn an interview into a great job offer, you’ll need to plan your approach.

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Job Search Strategies for Veterans

We encourage job-seeking veterans to recognize their unique advantages and share four proven strategies landing the right professional role.

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Robot-Proof Your Career: Jobs That Won’t Be Replaced by AI

As automation and artificial intelligence impact work, we explore how we can pivot and think about futures and our careers.

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Career Lessons We Learned in 2020

2020 was an unexpected year and difficult for many professionals. Here are highlights of the career lessons we are carrying forward.

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Direct Your Energy To Your Future Career

Whatever happened in your life last year, today and this week is a wonderful time to direct your energy to your future career!

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Setting the Right 2021 Career Goals Can Lead to Success

Whether you are looking for something new or looking to advance in your current role, setting the right career goals can help lead you to success.

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Create Your Sales Career Path: Conversation with Joyce Johnson

Joyce Johnson is an author, speaker, sales champion, and founder of Why Sales Network. Read about her sales career path and key lessons.

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How Volunteering Can Level Up Your Career

Learn how to showcase volunteer experience on your resume and use volunteer experience to level up your career.

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How to Find a Role Where You Belong and Create or Lead an Inclusive Team

Executive Coach Rajkumari Neogy shares wisdom on how to find work where you can belong and on how to lead an inclusive team.

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Maintaining Job Search Momentum - with Anita Rodriquez

Anita Rodriquez shares her career story and ways that she maintained momentum during her career transition.

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How to Stay Chill Before An Interview: Tips from Sarah, Brian, & Anna

Experts share the top tips for interview preparation so you can get in the right headspace for your next in-person or video interview.

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The Power of Getting Other People to Tell Their Stories

Here's why it's important for people to share their career stories and how you can ask the right questions to start conversations with them.

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Navigating Hiring Freezes During Your Career Transition

Information, tips, and context from ArcVida to help you navigate a career transition in an era of corporate hiring freezes.

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What I Learned After My 2016 Layoff

The things that Claire Mitchell learned during her layoff and advice from ArcVida on how to make your best career transition after a layoff.

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5 Things You Should Do Now If You Are in a Career Transition

Here are five things you should do now to remain motivated and focused on a positive career transition during an economic recession.

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Why You Should Be Open To New Opportunities and Be Bold in Reaching Out To Others

Technical Recruiter, John Francis of Theonera shares his advice and insight about passion, discrimination toward immigrants, and hiring trends.

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How to Stay Chill Before An Interview: Karen Cecilio's Advice

ArcVida Mentor Karen Cecilio gives her best interview tips so you can stay calm, cool, and collected during your next job interview.

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Stop Following your Passion, Design an Awesome Life Instead

ArcVida believes you can find and what you're passionate about and make a living doing something meaningful without combining the two.

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The Biggest Mistake People Make When Networking

Here's the biggest mistake people make when it comes to networking and how you can avoid it Hint: Avoid transactional conversations.

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Why It's Important to Have Momentum in Your Job Search

By maintaining momentum in your job search, you'll have a clear sense of forward motion. Here's how to gain momentum in your career search.

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What to Consider Before Quitting Your Job

When you’re in a job you hate, it’s very tempting to quit even before you have something else lined up. Here's what to consider first:

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Why It's Important to Have a Clear Framework When Choosing a Career

Gain clarity in your career search with ArcVida's Visualize phase. This will help you understand what career paths best fit your work style.

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Is it OK to Consider Another Job Offer after You Start a New Job?

What if your second choice employer offers a job after you've started another job? Should you consider the offer from your first choice?

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How to Evaluate a Company’s Culture During an Interview

Company culture is “the way we do things around here.” Here are some tips for how you can assess an office culture during your job search.

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Here's Why You Shouldn't Chase Companies that Don’t Want to Hire You

Finding and landing the right job is like dating. When you don't get an enthusiastic response, find a hiring manager that DOES want you.

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How to Balance Your Need for Cash with Your Long Term Career Goals

Earning cash during times of career transition is essential for keeping things afloat, but don't confuse your need for cash as your long-term career goals.

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Free Quiz: Does Your Career Spark Joy?

The question - "Does it spark joy?" - can be just as useful when considering your career as it can be when thinking about your possessions.

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How to Be Intentional about Your Career

Reflect on your desires and methodically research possibilities to allow yourself to be true to your values and have more job opportunities.

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Here's Why You Should Stop Applying for Jobs (and What You Should Do Instead)

When you’re looking for a job, it seems like it would make sense to keep applying, right? Wrong. Here's why you should stop applying for jobs (and what to do instead).

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The Worst Thing to Say When You’re Networking for a New Job

When you’re looking for a job, it’s easy to feel desperate, and your first instinct may be to announce this to the world. Don't.

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Before You Get Your Heart Set on a Job, Research the Market Need

Too much reflection can set up unrealistic job expectations. Instead, define the job market's needs so you can find companies that might hire you.

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