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3 07, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Tell if You’re a Micromanager

2019-07-03T09:20:41-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

A micromanager is an act of being overbearing and taking unsolicited control of someone, their task or their work. In the workplace, it can often hinder one’s ability to effectively do their job. Whether you are micromanaging or dealing with a micromanaging coworker – it doesn’t make for a productive and positive work environment. There are also other behaviors to avoid in the workplace, too. We’ve compiled them all in this week’s link roundup. Find out below. […]

24 12, 2018

The 7 Types of Interviewees You Don’t Want to Be

2018-12-24T08:16:13-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Seeing candidates come and go in recruiting give us a great idea of what to do and what NOT to do in an interview. We’ve noticed that most of the “not so great” interviews have a similar pattern to them. We’ve narrowed it down to the 7 types of interviewees candidates can become during interviews. Read more to find out what they are, and make sure you don’t accidentally become one of them! […]

19 11, 2018

5 Things You Should Never Do When Starting a New Job

2018-11-19T13:02:08-05:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  There can be a lot on your mind when starting a new job! You absolutely want to make a positive impression on your new boss and coworkers. In order to do so, you want to be careful of walking in and making any of these mistakes we’ve mentioned below. […]

16 11, 2018

Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

2018-11-16T08:50:23-05:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Though loving our jobs every day is close to impossible, it’s still important that we have a general sense of meaning and satisfaction. Maintaining job satisfaction can be done through many different ways in addition to taking the time to step back from your work now and then to regain productivity. Find out how in this week’s round of blogs below! […]

6 07, 2018

Link Roundup: Be The Boss That Everyone Wants to Work For

2018-07-06T08:51:06-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week’s roundup includes links to articles about how employees should handle difficult bosses and different traits that make up a bad boss. We believe that managers and bosses should be reading these as well! It’s important to see what’s out there and make sure you aren’t doing any of these negative actions yourself. Learning how to create a positive work environment makes all the difference. […]

4 05, 2018

Link Roundup: Mastering the Job Search Process

2018-05-04T12:26:24-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Coordinating a job search can be an exhausting process. You have to track all of your applications, write cover letters, go on interviews, and much more. That's a lot to keep up with, especially if you are already working. So, this week's Link Roundup is all about how you can master the process of searching for a new job! 5 Tips to Become a Powerful Job Hunter If you want to become a better job seeker, this is a great article to read! It has some great tips and tricks that will help you improve your job search tactics. One [...]

6 04, 2018

Link Roundup: What Attracts Job Seekers to an Employer?

2018-04-06T11:29:24-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you begin looking for a new job, there are usually certain companies that you are more interested in working for. In this week’s Link Roundup we’ll be looking at what makes a certain employer more enticing than others. Sometimes it’s benefits and compensation, others times it’s something less tangible like a strong mission and a motivating team. Selected blogs and articles this week examine what makes a company attractive, and we’ve also selected a few articles with strong career and job search advice. […]

21 03, 2018

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Just Focus On Your Own Goals at Work

2018-03-21T11:18:44-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

If you’re at work chipping away at your daily tasks, your mind is most likely focused on your own goals and responsibilities. That kind of tunnel vision is great since it can help you get a lot of work done rather efficiently. When you’re working day to day, it makes sense just to focus on getting your own tasks completed. However, once you have a good handle on those responsibilities, it may benefit you to think bigger. Thinking beyond your own goals, responsibilities, and objectives can help you become a more valuable employee, and a better coworker. We’ll explain when [...]

23 02, 2018

Link Roundup: Lists That Will Help You Improve Your Career

2018-02-23T11:49:55-05:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For this week’s Link Roundup, we’ve compiled the best lists we could find, that will help you improve your career. Most of the links from this week include a list that may break down steps to follow, or ideas. They’re easy to read, and you can quickly put them into action. Whether you’re currently employed, or looking for a new job, you will find something helpful here. […]

20 10, 2017

Link Roundup: Career Development & Decisions

2017-10-20T11:28:12-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Looking to take a few steps down your career path? Then this week’s Link Roundup is just for you! This week’s assortment of links and advice will help you make the right choices in your career. Whether you’re changing fields, figuring out what to do, or if you were just fired, there is some guidance in the links below! […]