Highlighting Skills When You're a Jack/Jill of All Trades - Style Nine to Five

Highlighting Skills When You’re a Jack/Jill of All Trades

Jack of all trades—someone who is good at everything (but not necessarily an expert in all areas). In the work world, this is usually someone who has a wide range of knowledge and can thrive in a variety of positions. There are loads of benefits to being a Jack/Jill of all trades, but when you’re […]

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The STAR Method: Your Secret Weapon for Answering Situational Interview Questions - Style Nine to Five

The STAR Method: Your Secret Weapon for Answering Situational Interview Questions

“Tell me about a time when…” You’ve been there before. You’re in an interview and you’ve made it past the get-to-know-you questions, the role specific questions, and now the interviewer wants a better sense of your soft skills by asking you questions that relate to the responsibilities you’d have in the position. These are the […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Highlighting Soft Skills On Your Resume

Resumes 101 – listing your job experience and education will make up the main body of what you send out to hiring managers. Over the years, it’s become standard practice to also include your career objectives or a summary section. Next, you should definitely mention your “hard skills,” like your knowledge of pattern making, coding, […]

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