December 21st, 2021 | 2 mins 34 secs
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On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Anita have a conversation about creative ways to find a job. In this conversation, Luki and Anita share 6 ideas for finding work including creating your own opportunities, volunteering and helpful suggestions for students struggling to find work. She also shares some of her SIWIKE (Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier)
December 9th, 2020 | 14 mins 3 secs
benchmarks, day, hours, job hunt, schedule, siwike, timing
To get a job, you know you have to apply online, practice interview questions, network and supplement any experience. But for how long? How many of each?
November 18th, 2020 | 13 mins 16 secs
advice, improve, interview, job hunt, networking, resume, tips, troubleshoot
The job search can be a big black box. You throw some resumes in. Nothing comes out. You throw in a few more. Nothing. You throw many more. And an interview comes out. We'll walk you through some tips and tricks to help you troubleshoot your job hunt process
September 30th, 2020 | 9 mins 41 secs
building meaningful connections, job hunt, networking, no resume, project, siwike, value
Are applying online and networking the only ways to get a job? Perhaps. An almost certain way to practice your craft and build meaningful connections is to create value for others. Small projects based on your understanding of their challenges, and how you can add value to them, can be a great alternative to submitting resumes online.
May 11th, 2020 | 16 mins 8 secs
frameworks, interview, job hunt, preparation, questions, share, siwike
What are some of the activities you need to do to prepare for a job interview? Practice the top 100 interview questions on Google. Research job-specific questions online. What about the job posting? how could that help with interview prep? What should I look to improve as I practice? listen to the answer to these and more questions
April 27th, 2020 | 8 mins 13 secs
basics, interview, job hunt, networking, resume, siwike
Job hunting can be stressful. Though doesn't have to be. Think of it as three main parts: resumes (you can lump cover letters with them), interviews, and networking. All three are skills that you can develop and get better at. We start with a high-level overview of the job hunt, then will have deeper-dive episodes to get into more detail.