career path

6 08, 2019

6 Signs That You’re in the Right Job

2019-08-07T11:58:08-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re currently employed, it’s easy to wonder if you’re missing out on other job opportunities, or if you are in the right job. So we’ve compiled 6 points to help you. If you relate to most of them below, know you’re right where you should be. […]

2 08, 2019

How Does This Job Fit into Your Career?

2019-08-02T13:18:15-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re brought into an interview there are a series of questions that you’ll run through. This allows the hiring manager or recruiter to better understand you as a potential candidate. They’ll ask questions that relate to your background, your requirements, skills – and in some instances will also be curious to find out about what you are looking for long term. “How does this job fit into your career?” We’re glad you asked. […]

1 05, 2019

The Perks of Having a Nonlinear Career Path

2019-06-20T12:20:07-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When you have an unconventional career path, it’s easy to feel intimidated or that you are not as experienced or qualified for positions you may be applying for. However, you want to look at your non-linear career path for the perks that it holds. Check out the perks of having a nonlinear career path below.   Experience When you're trying out different careers that interest you, and positions that align with those interests – you want to look at these things as different “stages” in your life. And not necessarily different age milestone stages – but honing in on something [...]

26 10, 2018

Link Roundup: How to Handle a Career Transition

2018-10-26T09:22:56-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Thinking of a career change, but have no idea where to begin? Everyone’s path and story of success is different. Though different, there are many common pieces of advice to help you find your way. Included in this week’s link roundup are a few articles that contain said advice. We hope you find these helpful, inspiring, and insightful. […]

5 10, 2018

Link Roundup: How Mentoring Can Affect Your Career

2018-10-05T08:23:25-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Mentoring can offer life and career changing opportunities for both the mentor and the mentee. A mentor is the voice of reason and helps you get to where you need to go without handing it to you. No matter the career point difference or age, a mentor and a mentee can learn a lot from each other. This relationship is a two-way exchange. Find out more about the benefits of mentoring below! […]

4 10, 2017

How Long Can I Wait to Accept A Job Offer?

2017-10-04T11:44:05-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Right after you receive a job offer, you’re likely experiencing many emotions. Excitement, caution, nervousness, happiness, and many more. You may be tempted to accept the job offer right away. However, you should make sure it’s not just a reactionary response. It’s wise to wait until you have time to seriously process the offer. This allows you to examine financials and decide if it’s truly what you want. You’re probably wondering just how long you have to evaluate that opportunity. In today’s blog we’ll explain what is considered an acceptable amount of time to evaluate a job offer. […]

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30 11, 2016

Interview Q: Why Did You Choose This Career?

2016-11-30T16:12:31-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We’ve covered some very specific interview questions about policies and procedures. This question, however, is very broad in focus, and there is no right or wrong answer. There is a best way to frame your answer. Read on to find out how you should approach this question in an interview. […]

24 08, 2016

Interview Q: How Does This Position Fit Into Your Career Path?

2016-08-24T13:00:09-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

When interviewing new candidates, hiring managers and recruiters are really trying to understand their motivations. While there is something to be said about job hoppers, HR typically doesn’t want someone who will be out the door in under a year. This puts the person hiring back at square one, restarting the whole process. In order to mitigate that chance, there are a few questions they will ask. ‘Where does this position fit into your career path?’ is one of those questions. […]