Tim is the founder of ApplyMate.com, a free web app that helps track job and school applications. He also writes about careers, job searching, and other challenges of a young professional at ApplyMate.com/blog. Tim did his undergrad at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned his Master’s degree from the University of Denver. He’s worked in various fields, such as HR/Recruiting, defense/security, communications and business consulting, and real estate. Follow him on Twitter or check out his company's Facebook page.
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Don’t want to get sucked into the Amazon black hole? These (free!) tools will make holiday gift-buying so much easier. Read »
Most young professionals only use Mint.com’s most basic features, but here are a few money-saving ones you don’t want to miss. Read »
No, not that kind of stripping. (Get your head out of the gutter!) This is a tip you won’t want to miss. Read »
If you paused for a moment before answering, that’s a good sign. It means you’re aiming big enough that even you think you might be crazy. Read »
Rather than sharing your sob story, tell the hiring manager why bringing you on board will benefit them. Read »
Okay, comparing a job search to dating is not exactly new. I Googled the phrase “job hunting is like dating” and found more than 9,500 results. So, yeah, I realize I’m not breaking new ground here. Read »