How to Survive the ‘9-5’

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. […]

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. […]

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! […]

4 11, 2019

How to Balance Work Throughout the Holidays

2019-11-04T12:12:00-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We are on the brink of the holidays, the parties, the events and… the holiday stress. The good news is, we’re far enough in advanced that with some tips and guidance, you may be able to balance work with holidays more successfully this year. Check out our tips, below. […]

23 10, 2019

How to Handle Criticism at Work

2019-10-23T09:30:11-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Despite how well you do your job, or how long you’ve been an employee at your company – you’re going to receive some sort of [hopefully constructive] criticism. When this occurs you can either let it offend you or you can use it to your advantage. Below we’ve provided suggestions on how to handle criticism in the workplace, check it out! […]

16 10, 2019

Signs of Burnout at Work (And How to Handle It)

2019-10-21T13:23:46-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“Burnout is hard to recognize, and it doesn’t go away on its own. It doesn’t get better because you finally reached a new week or checked off another item on your to-do list” – The Muse. Even the most productive, inspired and motivated employee feels burnout. The more workload and responsibilities you take on, the more prone you are. What are the signs of burnout and how can you handle it? Check it out below. […]

14 10, 2019

How to Make Your Monday’s More Enjoyable

2019-10-14T15:04:10-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Monday morning rolls around and you find yourself dreading going to work. Whether it’s that you feel your weekend wasn’t long enough or that you have a laundry list of to-do’s when you get back – you are not excited for work. If you feel like you don’t enjoy going back to work post-weekend, check out the list below for a few ways to improve your Monday mood. […]

9 10, 2019

How to Know When It’s Time to Change Jobs

2019-10-09T11:13:13-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

You’re being presented with other opportunities and you’re unsure of whether it’s time to change jobs. If this thought is running through your head, take note of how you’ve been feeling regarding your current job. Do you have a significant amount of good days at work? Do you get along well with your colleagues? Do you feel valued in your current position? Take some time to answer these questions, and if you’re having a tough time finding positive answers it’s time to dive deeper. Here are a few additional topics you can address to help. […]

27 09, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Improve Teamwork in the Workplace

2019-09-27T15:57:48-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ll see listed from time to time on a job description “must work well in a team environment” and there’s a reason for this. The inability to work well with a team when it’s required for a position, can not only affect the team in general but the company’s overall successes. So, how do you improve teamwork in the workplace? Find out below. […]

20 09, 2019

Link Roundup: Career Mistakes That Are Holding You Back

2019-09-20T12:05:16-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“After studying leadership psychology and interviewing more than 1,000 people for his blog, Prichard found that the difference between success and failure is avoiding common pitfalls”. How do you know if you’re making mistakes that are affecting your career? We’ve compiled a list of things to look out for. Check it out. […]