Behind the Scenes

4 12, 2019

Your Email Etiquette Guide

2019-12-04T14:52:23-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Online communication is one of the most utilized forms of communication. Especially emailing in business. In this case, you want to ensure that you’re communicating in a professional, and appropriate manner. Sending emails with grammatical/spelling errors, or using the wrong tone; are errors that can be avoided. We’ve put together an email etiquette guide to make your emailing – as professional as they come. […]

2 12, 2019

How to Answer, “What’s Your Salary Range?”

2019-12-02T12:09:25-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re in an interview, and you’re asked “What’s Your Salary Range?” you may feel taken off guard. How do you know how much to ask for? How do you know how much you’re worth? Or what the company is willing to offer you? How do you determine an answer sufficient enough that you’re comfortable with? Today we’re covering all the answers to your questions, below. […]

22 11, 2019

Link Roundup: The Outlook Hack Handbook

2019-11-22T11:52:23-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Microsoft Outlook is an extremely popular inbox software that a significant amount of businesses use in daily tasks. From scheduling to discussing ideas, to reminders, to calendar appointments – it can be used for almost everything to organize your life and accomplish tasks. To ensure we are utilizing this resource to the best of your ability – we put together all the tips and hacks you need to make your life easier. Like inbox tips, and keyboard shortcuts! […]

18 11, 2019

20 Quotes to Fire Up Your Monday

2019-11-18T12:02:34-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Happy Monday! Every now and again we all need some motivation – especially during this time of year when we are consumed with holidays, time off and spending it with family and friends. So if you’re needing a pick me up this week – here are 20 quotes to save, post, and fire up your Monday. […]

15 11, 2019

Link Roundup: Guide to Losing Your Job

2019-11-15T09:41:39-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Losing your job or being let go of your job is, of course, something that may not always be anticipated. Whether you’re aware or unaware of a layoff – dealing with the loss of a job can be super stressful. So today we’re discussing what to do when you lose your job, how to update your resume post-job loss, and what to do to avoid the stress if a job loss occurs in the future. […]

13 11, 2019

What *Not to Do* When Declining A Job Offer

2019-11-13T11:10:09-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’re offered a job, however, you don’t want to take the position. Whether the pay is not what you’re looking for, the commute is too far, or maybe you were offered a better opportunity elsewhere. Regardless, you know you’ll have to decline the position – but you don’t know how to go about it. You know you need to inform the company that you’re not wanting to accept the position – so you want to be honest, but you also don’t want to leave a bad impression or ruin your chances down the road. So how do politely and respectively [...]

11 11, 2019

Grab A Recruiter’s Attention with These Tips

2019-11-11T15:30:26-05:00Categories: All About Recruiters, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , |0 Comments

What are some of the most important elements of a resume to ensure you grab a recruiter’s attention? Here are five things to focus on. […]

6 11, 2019

How to Make the Most of Your First Day at Work

2019-11-06T12:26:01-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ve gone through the process of submitting (maybe multiple) applications, the interview process, you’ve been offered the job, and you have found the company and a position you’re excited for. So how can you ensure you’re fully prepared, and make the most of your first day at work? Here are some tips below! […]

30 10, 2019

5 People to Ask to Be a Job Reference

2019-10-30T11:52:35-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When applying for a job- oftentimes during the process the company will ask you to provide references.  But who do you list? You don’t want to burn bridges by including your current employer, and you don’t want to list family members – because they don’t hold as much professional weight as other contacts in your life. So what are the best types of people to include as references to ensure the most effective results? Here is a list of FIVE different people to consider. […]

25 10, 2019

Link Roundup: What to Avoid in Your Elevator Pitch

2019-10-28T08:46:47-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What is an elevator pitch? According to MindTools, it’s “‘A brief, persuasive speech that you use to spark interest in what your organization does’. And should last no longer than a short elevator ride of 20 to 30 seconds, hence the name”.  So how do you develop your own pitch and ensure it’s just the right length? We’ve got you covered. […]