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20 05, 2019

How to Answer “What’s Your Ideal Job?”

2019-06-07T20:52:24-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What's your "ideal job” is a question that may pop up in an interview, and unless you’ve thought about it before – being unprepared may throw you off. However, the answer doesn't have to be complicated. You just have to put some thought into it. Find out below what an “ideal job” means, and how to answer the question in an interview! Align Your Goals with the Present When you think of your ideal job, find a parallel between the goals you have and the position you’re interviewing for. This job should be somewhat close to your ideal job. However, [...]

16 11, 2018

Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

2018-11-16T08:50:23-04:00Categories: 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! […]

14 09, 2018

The Right and Wrong Reasons for Leaving a Job

2018-09-14T16:41:22-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We’ve all been there; ready to up and leave a job and start anew. Making a decision like this shouldn’t be on a whim! These decisions should take thought and time. You never want to make a decision you may regret because you’re in a bad mood ONE day. But, maybe this feeling has been eating you up for months now. Whatever it may be, check out some of the right and wrong reasons for leaving a job below. […]

27 10, 2017

Link Roundup: The Modern Job Market

2017-10-27T09:50:36-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The hiring landscape is constantly changing and job seekers have to consistently adapt to stay ahead. This week, we’ve focused our Link Roundup on all you need to know to get hired in today’s workforce. We also have some advice for when you do get hired as well, in addition some more lighthearted links. If you’re looking to stay current on workforce trends, this is the place to start! […]

31 03, 2017

Link Roundup 3/31/17: The Effect of No Sleep & Job Search Prep

2017-03-31T12:42:36-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Surprising Way Working On No Sleep Is Affecting Your Career If you’ve been putting in long hours at the office that have been affecting your sleep schedule, it may actually be working against you. Whatever the reason may be, lack of sleep can be detrimental to your work. A new study found that not getting enough sleep inhibits your ability to detect body language and facial expressions. This means you won’t know how your boss really feels about the last project you submitted, unless they outright tell you. Body language plays a huge role in most jobs, so if [...]

25 11, 2016

Link Roundup 11/23/16: Staying on Track in Your Career

2016-11-25T13:17:39-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

19 Easy Ways to Slowly Destroy Your Career As you may have guessed from the title, this is a list NOT to follow. Unless you’re looking to destroy your career. This is a great resource for anyone who is hoping to avoid simple mistakes in their career. It’s important not to allow all of these small mistakes to turn into a large career-ending dog pile. Avoid these mistakes and you’ll find yourself on a strong career path. […]

19 10, 2016

Interview Q: What is Your Ideal Job?

2016-10-19T08:30:20-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

When interviewing, you may be asked to describe your ideal job. Although it may go without saying, this question shouldn’t be answered by stating your dream company i.e. Netflix or Google. Instead, you should view the question through the lens of the company you are interviewing with. We will describe how to answer this question in further detail below. […]

14 10, 2016

Link Roundup 10/13/16: Work Culture & Job Security

2016-10-14T13:07:58-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Happy Friday! We’re back with a strong group of fresh links for job seekers, employees, and employers. This week they feature some great lists with extremely helpful advice, as well as a possible explanation of how LinkedIn will work with Microsoft’s resources. There’s also some information on who is hiring seasonal workers, if you’re interested! Check out the links below. […]

6 10, 2016

5 Ways to Know You’re in the Right Job

2016-10-06T13:16:35-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

At times, we all doubt if we’re in the right job. No matter the reason, it’s normal to experience some paranoia. It’s easy to wonder if you missed the opportunity to work in your dream job. However, there’s a few easy ways to know if your job is a positive and rewarding position for you to be in. Read on to find out what those 5 metrics are. These are in no order of importance, and all are equally weighed. […]

29 09, 2016

Silver Screen Career Advice: Chef

2016-09-29T12:08:35-04:00Categories: Pop Culture Perspective|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

2014’s Chef is Jon Favreau’s passion project. He wrote, produced, and directed the film in addition to starring in the lead role. It’s a movie about (as you can guess) the career of a chef that takes a drastic turn. The film has some absolutely delicious food visuals (so I recommend eating before watching) but it also holds some great lessons applicable to any career path.  […]