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3 12, 2020

Building A Positive Company Image

2020-12-03T09:50:16-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General News, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Corporate Image plays a huge role in a company’s success. The way people view a company and its products or services is what creates its image. Performance, media coverage, and activities can all impact people’s views. The reputation a company has within a market can attract new customers, shareholders, or business partners. That is why it’s so important to consistently be working to improve your companies image. […]

25 11, 2020

Internships: Why They’re So Important

2020-11-25T19:46:42-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, General News, Internships, Job Efficiency, Networking, Resources for Job Seekers|0 Comments

It is common knowledge that internships are something everyone should do before entering an industry. The question, however, is why? Participating in an internship program is important for many reasons besides just gaining experience. Internships give employees the chance to build their network, practice theory, gain industry knowledge, have a competitive edge, and simply make money! Good internships also have dual benefits for the employee and the company. It is not a one-way street and can help with both career growth and company growth. […]

29 10, 2020

Holiday Job Searching: Why it Works

2020-10-29T10:20:39-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, General News, Motivation, Part-time & Side-Gigs, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

One of the best times to enter the job market, contrary to popular belief is around the holidays. While many do not believe this is true due to the high demand for seasonal workers, job boards are typically full of postings for positions that extend past the holiday season. […]

22 10, 2020

What makes a Job Desirable?

2020-10-22T10:09:36-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, General News, Job Efficiency, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In today’s job market, offering the full package is necessary to attract top talent and the best potential employees. The full package includes way more than just salary. People want a job that is desirable besides just the weekly paycheck.  For some people this may mean paid vacations and solid insurance benefits. For others, an excellent Retirment plan could be at the top of their list. So with all these different factors, what exactly does make a job desirable? […]

13 10, 2020

Questions YOU Should Ask During an Interview

2020-10-13T09:55:56-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, General News, Networking, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Interviews can be scary, but they should not feel like an interrogation session. Just like the interviewer has a ton of questions for you, you should have some questions you’d like to ask them. These should be questions that will help you to evaluate the position up for grabs. An interview is a two-way street. Not only do you need to convince the interviewer that you are a great fit, but they need to convince you that their company is also a great fit for you! […]

1 10, 2020

Gender – What It Means for the Workplace

2020-10-01T12:00:12-04:00Categories: General News, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Male Domination versus Female Domination:  Gender dominated fields. Although we hate to admit it, we all know they exist. The question is, how important is gender really?  Will it sway your chances? How will you be affected if you are the minority gender? How else does gender impact the workplace? These are all valid questions and concerns when thinking about careers.  […]

24 09, 2020

How the pandemic changed the job market and which industries flourished because of it

2020-09-24T12:00:10-04:00Categories: General News, In the Community, Pandemic|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Effects:     The ongoing pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty to many companies and even industries as a whole. We went from having the best job market the country has seen in years, to now the worst.      It has taken jobs from people, given jobs to people (yes, seriously), and changed the way people will work forever. While many swore that remote working would never work, it did-because it had too. Remote work has led to innovation, growth, and new ways of thinking.     The Future:     A remote-working world is the only one many have known for [...]

17 09, 2020

What Should a College Student With No Experience Put on Their Resume?

2020-09-17T13:15:33-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, General News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Applying to jobs but feeling overwhelmed by the requirements and qualifications within the job posting? Look at your resume and see how you marketed yourself. Besides adding the standard contact information, students may be lost on what’s next? You may not have much experience but organizing it with certain information will help you stand out when starting your job search despite your lack of work experience. […]

15 09, 2020

Are Internships Worth It?

2020-09-15T14:26:04-04:00Categories: General News, Internships|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For high school and college students, internships are always mentioned to them. “Completing an internship will help you stand out in the long run,” or “If you do this internship you will learn so much!” are just some things that may have been discussed regarding this topic. But as you think about doing an internship or not, you may wonder, is it really worth it? Some people think yes, while others disagree. Here is our take on it! […]

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