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27 11, 2019

Link Roundup: How Changing Employee Benefits, Benefits You

2019-11-27T15:19:10-05:00Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Employers have noticed that not only is the workforce changing, but the aspects that are important to their employees, are changing as well. And therefore, in order to stay competitive, they need to get creative. Options like working from home and flexible hours are no longer considered “perks”.  Companies will have to separate themselves to entice employees to want to choose their company over another. Here are the ways how employee benefits are changing, and how it benefits you. Check it out. […]

30 10, 2019

5 People to Ask to Be a Job Reference

2019-10-30T11:52:35-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When applying for a job- oftentimes during the process the company will ask you to provide references.  But who do you list? You don’t want to burn bridges by including your current employer, and you don’t want to list family members – because they don’t hold as much professional weight as other contacts in your life. So what are the best types of people to include as references to ensure the most effective results? Here is a list of FIVE different people to consider. […]

11 10, 2019

Link Roundup: Starting a New Job? Start Here

2019-10-11T14:40:18-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

So, you’re starting a new job and you want to ensure you’re prepared. What are some factors you should consider? What should you prepare ahead of time? How do you ensure that you have everything in order, before starting at a new company? Check it out, below. […]

9 09, 2019

How to Communicate Effectively with Your Coworkers (Even with Conflict)

2019-09-09T11:20:23-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In our last blog, we discussed the different causes of why conflicts occur at work. If you can identify the reasoning for issues arising, then learning to deal with them becomes much easier. So today we’re discussing how to effectively communicate with your coworkers, even when there are differences. […]

20 03, 2019

6 Ways to Stop Feeling Tired at Work

2019-06-07T21:29:07-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |3 Comments

We've all felt tired at work at one time or another. Whether it lasts all day or it hits you like a ton of bricks, it's hard to stay motivated to do your work if you can barely keep your eyes open. If you're currently struggling in this situation, we have some tips to help you prevent it from happening in the future. Check them out below. 1. Monitor Your Sleeping Pattern The first tip on this list is a given: get more sleep. The amount of sleep you get greatly impacts your productivity at work. Being well rested is [...]

11 01, 2019

Learn How Companies are Utilizing Social Media With Their Hiring Process

2019-01-11T12:01:24-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Social media is not just used for recreational purposes anymore. Employers are using social media to assist with filling job positions! As a candidate looking for a job, this is extremely beneficial to you! Check out how employers are using social media with their hiring process and how you can improve your platforms to land you a job, 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! […]

3 12, 2018

Why Skills Matter on Your Resume

2018-12-03T10:57:40-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  When it comes to your resume, education is an important component. But we are finding out it’s not the only component that matters. Your “skills” may hold more significance than you realize. Skills show experience, knowledge and proficiency.  Ironically the skills section is often the first section people put the least effort into when compiling their resume. To ensure you’re highlighting what type of employee you can be, here are a few tips to help you! […]

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. […]

12 09, 2018

How to Provide Constructive Criticism

2018-09-12T09:05:48-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There are certainly right and wrong ways of providing constructive criticism to an employee. Giving constructive criticism isn’t easy, but it is vital when it comes to the workflow of your organization. Providing feedback helps an employee improve professionally and also increases the quality of work being done. Feedback is the keyway for an employee to know whether they’re executing and reaching their goals properly. […]