business

12 07, 2019

Link Roundup: Business Travel Hacks You Need to Know

2019-07-12T11:09:39-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Traveling for work can sound fun, and there are endless perks; getting out of the office, going to different cities, meeting people, etc. However, it can also bring on fatigue, stress and other issues if you’re not well prepared. So we put together all of the best articles on business travel hacks to de-stress and make work travel simpler and more enjoyable. Find out below! […]

1 03, 2019

Link Roundup: A Manual for Working Parents

2019-03-01T09:45:39-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

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7 12, 2018

Link RoundUp: Networking 101

2018-12-07T08:02:50-04:00Categories: Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Networking tends to get a bad wrap. However, it is how we expand our reach, create friendships, build trust and gain new business. Find out different ways to network and how to make it more enjoyable for all personality types, in this week’s round of links, below! […]

21 11, 2018

How to Improve Employee Engagement

2018-11-21T09:03:07-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  We discuss the effects of the current low unemployment rate a lot, but it is super important when it comes to running your business! Professionals have so many opportunities at their fingertips to get up and run to if they see one that fits their needs better. It’s hard to attract and retain quality talent, which means you have to try to entice them and prove that you’re the company for them. Once you are working with them, you obviously don’t want them to leave. Find out how to increase employee engagement and retention by reading on! […]

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5 11, 2018

How to Ask Someone to Be a Reference

2018-11-05T11:19:29-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Just like any other favor, asking someone to be a reference can seem daunting. You’re putting yourself out there and there is always the rare chance that the person may turn you down. We can’t predict the person’s response, but the more thought you put into the person you ask, the better the chances of them helping you. Choose people you work/worked closely with and trust. Once you’ve decided on who to ask, it’s important to approach the topic with these helpful tips below! […]

31 10, 2018

How to Avoid Being Professionally Ghosted

2018-10-31T10:54:55-04:00Categories: All About Recruiters, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you been ghosted in the business world? It’s quite a common nightmare these days! Professional ghosting is when a business contact disappears and becomes unresponsive. This is common from an employer’s standpoint, especially with the rise of technology and email. It’s easy for a candidate to simply stop replying to emails. It’s unfair! Though there is no way to completely limit ghosting, there are helpful ways to hopefully keep candidates engaged. If you’re a candidate reading this, we’ve got some information for you too! Ghosting can happen on both sides of the hiring process! […]

6 08, 2018

The Importance of Making a Positive First Impression

2018-08-06T08:18:52-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In lieu of National Fresh Breath Day, why not talk about making first impressions in the business world! (Pro tip: Always chew a piece of gum or mint before going into a professional situation and make sure you throw out the gum before entering. You do not want to talk to people with bad breath!) Whether you are networking, interviewing, or meeting your co-workers for the first time, first impressions have the strongest impact on your job and career. You never get a second chance to make a first impression so it is extremely important to get it right! In [...]

27 07, 2018

Link Roundup: How to Become a Better Leader

2018-07-27T09:21:48-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Leading a team is a big responsibility and can be nerve-racking when you’ve never assumed a leadership role before. Even if you are comfortable managing, delegating, and working alongside a team, there are always opportunities to enhance those skills. This week’s roundup includes tips, current trends, and helpful information to help you become a better leader! […]

25 07, 2018

The Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

2018-07-25T09:15:27-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Reading is a great way to stay informed on trends and relative news that can help you succeed in your career. But have you ever considered listening to podcasts for business related news? Podcasts are a growing medium and they’re convenient, especially for commuters! There are podcasts out there that cover pretty much any topic you can imagine. The podcast market is saturated so we have provided a list of the most influential podcasts we know of covering a range of topics that can help your career. […]