Cover Letter Do’s and Don’ts

Cover Letter Do’s and Don’ts

Heard on the street: “Should I include a cover letter with my online application?” “Will you read my cover letter to be sure it is right?” “Is my cover letter holding me back?” I get these questions a lot. The answer is… it depends. It is hard to give a straight answer because different people […]

What do you do before breakfast? Fitting it all in…

What do you do before breakfast? Fitting it all in…

What do you do before breakfast? I was checking my email today hoping to get through this task easily to move on to more important issues. Usually I just click and delete, click and delete. This time it seemed that everything I wanted to click and delete sounded interesting. This is good and bad at […]

Out with the old Rolodex, In with LinkedIn!

Out with the old Rolodex, In with LinkedIn!

The Rolodex is officially replaced by LinkedIn in the Burik office! For those of you too young to remember, a Rolodex is a rotating file. You stick business cards in the proper alphabetical slot and you can access the information pretty easily. It beats sticking the cards in a drawer. These things were really useful […]