If you are looking for extra career advice and tips, check out these five blogs for career inspiration.
1. Career Contessa: In depth comprehensive reads such as –
- A Step by Step Guide to Negotiating Your Salary
- Are You Adding Your Soft Skills to Your Resume? Here’s How
- How to Ace the Group Interview—And Any Other Group Networking Setting
The site also has some informative webinars and a podcast.
2. The Muse: This successful blog has turned into a full-on job site with various resources, but the advice section has so many interesting reads, including –
- The 31 Best LinkedIn Profile Tips for Job Seekers
- Starting a New Job Remotely Can Be Scary—Here’s How to Impress Everyone Right Off the Bat
- How to Write Professional Emails That Get the Results You Want
3. Vault: You might be familiar with Vault from reading their industry guides, but they also have a blog section that has valuable advice such as –
- How to Identify the Ideal Management Consulting Firm
- How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Stifling Your Career
- 5 Best Productivity and Project Management Apps
4. LSE Careers: Our own LSE Careers consultants and volunteer centre have excellent advice on their blog. Check out –
- Top tips for engaging with recruiters in an online world
- The key to your job search: a strategy
- The new world order: jobs for a post pandemic future
5. Rate My Placement: Not only does this UK focused website have a jobs/internship search tab, it has a blog with a tagline “Think of this as like Battersea Dogs Home, but instead of cats and dogs, it’s the home of the best application and careers advice you’ll ever get.” It has eye catching articles like The Highest Paid Internships & Placements in the UK and The Best Internships & Placements in 2020/21.