Link Roundups

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! […]

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. […]

8 11, 2019

Link Roundup: Why You *Should* Job Search During the Holiday Season

2019-11-11T08:04:19-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As we’re approaching the holiday season, linked to busy schedules, chaos, and new jobs; is it worth it to continue your job search? Are companies looking to hire during this time period? Or are most businesses waiting until January to pick back up their hiring process? Today we’re sharing why you should job search during the holidays, and myths about the holiday job search, below! […]

1 11, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Decline A Job Reference Request

2019-11-01T14:16:00-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ve been asked to provide a job reference – but the circumstances may not always pan out in a positive way. You may not feel comfortable vouching for someone, or your reference wouldn’t be a positive one. So is it offensive to decline a reference? Today we’re sharing all the different possibilities, positive and negative, and how to go about them, below! […]

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. […]

18 10, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Stand out At Work Events

2019-10-18T10:56:42-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Work events can be super beneficial for the company, and for you as an employee for various reasons. First being that it helps expand your own personal network. You meet new people; you build relationships and you get your name out there. Second, it benefits the company by bringing in more business or adding contacts to the company’s network. And lastly, the more you attend, the more comfortable you become for each event. Today we’re covering how to stand out, what questions to ask, and the things to avoid when attending events, here. […]

11 10, 2019

Link Roundup: Starting a New Job? Start Here

2019-10-11T14:40:18-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

So, you’re starting a new job and you want to ensure you’re prepared. What are some factors you should consider? What should you prepare ahead of time? How do you ensure that you have everything in order, before starting at a new company? Check it out, below. […]

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. […]

6 09, 2019

Link Roundup: If You’re a Working Parent with Kids Going Back to School, Read This.

2019-09-06T10:40:55-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Back to school can be an extremely busy and stressful time of year as a working parent. New schedules, getting back into a routine and going from a slower-paced summer to the speed of the new school year can be a lot to handle. Especially for newer parents going through it for the first time. So today we’re sharing how you can feel less overwhelmed, and how the workplace can assist you during this transitional period as well to make life a little bit easier. Check it out. […]