Behind the Scenes

31 05, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Resign From Your Job

2019-06-12T09:12:14-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Whether you are looking to relocate, change companies, change industries or try something new – leaving a job is all part of the process. But it can feel super stressful if you don’t have a game plan on how to do it the right way. Find out a whole slew of scenarios and how to properly resign from your job,  in this weeks link roundup below! […]

15 05, 2019

7 Ways You Can Spice Up Your Workday Right Now

2019-06-07T20:52:56-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

No matter how much you enjoy your job, there are still times that it can feel mundane. There are periods throughout the day when the office can become stifling and a small change up is needed. So, we’re giving you 7 tips on how to spice up your day at work that you can implement right now, below! 1. Get moving Not everyone has time to squeeze in a workout during their lunch break, but simple exercise techniques throughout the day can create some noticeable energy. You can do stretches at your desk, take phone calls standing up, trade your office chair [...]

10 05, 2019

Link Roundup: What If We Hired Based on Skills?

2019-06-07T20:54:08-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aside from the obvious industries which require education and experience, hiring managers are starting to take a chance on hiring based on skills verse actual experience or education. Why? Because skills are transferrable. Qualities like leadership, communication, problem-solving to name a few. Find out more on skill-based hiring and how it's effective, below! Does Higher Education Still Prepare People for Jobs? “Why not just use psychological assessments instead?”. Curious to find out how well higher-education correlates with a career? Find out here. Your College Major Does Not Define Your Career Although college is super beneficial for education and in some [...]

3 05, 2019

Link Roundup: What is a Recruiter? (And All the Things)

2019-06-07T21:21:38-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, All About Recruiters, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Ever wonder what a recruiter is and how you can work with one to assist you with your job search? What are the benefits? What do they do? How does it work? To piggyback on our blog from Monday we're sharing even MORE info to educate you on what recruiting is and how you can utilize them with your search, here. What Does a Recruiter Do? (+Skills, Salaries, and Career Tips) Let’s bring it back to the basics. Want to know exactly what a recruiter is – to the definition – and what exactly they do? How can you benefit [...]

24 04, 2019

When You Should Update Your LinkedIn Profile (And Tips on How)

2019-06-07T21:22:15-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having an updated online presence in today's society is crucial, especially for your LinkedIn profile. Regardless of whether you are looking for a job, getting a promotion or are happy and content where you're at, having an updated profile is beneficial. But when should you update your Linkedin profile, and what should you update if you do? Check it out below. When When You Start a New Job Starting a new job is one of the best times to update your LinkedIn profile. Your position is fresh, you understand some of your responsibilities that you’re expected of and what your [...]

10 04, 2019

Why It’s Important to Be Organized at Work

2019-06-07T21:27:20-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Organizational skills play a big role in how well you work (not a surprise). However, many people lack organizational skills in the workplace. So today we wanted to explain the benefits of being organized at work and give you a few tips on how to do it. Check it out. The Daily Routine The easiest way to understand the benefits of being organized is to look at a daily routine. An organized employee will approach their daily tasks with a specific method. They’ll have a system to keep track of everything that needs to be completed, which will then enable them [...]

3 04, 2019

How to Apply for a Job When You Have No Relevant Experience

2019-06-07T21:27:46-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Most people feel that if they don’t have any experience in a position that they’re applying for, they might as well not apply for the job. However, it’s not as black and white as you may think. Depending on the job, a hiring manager may consider someone who doesn’t have the required experience. But how do you apply for a job when you have no relevant experience at all? Check it out below. Jot Down Everything Start with writing down everything you’ve done. Not literally, but... literally. Begin as far back as you can recall regarding any responsibilities, tasks, projects, [...]

1 03, 2019

Link Roundup: A Manual for Working Parents

2019-03-01T09:45:39-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

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27 02, 2019

“I Don’t Feel Like it”. 8 Ways to Get You Work-Motivated

2019-02-27T08:52:54-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We’ve all been there. You have a list of things to do and NO motivation to get any of it done. But when it comes to your job, not doing it isn’t an option. Figuring out how to get motivated will help you tackle your workload when you’re just not feeling it. We’ve compiled a list of 8 ways to get you motivated at work. Check them out. […]

20 02, 2019

11 Ways to Spice up Your Commute

2019-02-20T11:59:03-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Commuting to work can be dreadful, especially if you have a significant length of travel. Knowing that you have to sit in the car each morning and evening isn’t easy to look forward to. It can also be an incredibly frustrating way to start and/or end the day if you hit traffic. So we’ve put together a list of 11 things you can do to spice up your commute to work and make it enjoyable. Check them out, below! 1. Listen to A Podcast There are so many different Podcasts you can listen to. From talk shows to news, to [...]