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26 06, 2017

How Company Benefits Are Changing, And Why It Helps You

2017-06-26T10:30:22-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’ve ever seen “The Internship” you know the film showcases some of the unique benefits of working at Google. Free lunch, nap pods, campus bikes, and a ping pong table break-room are only a few that are shown. You may think the film embellishes on the fun atmosphere of Google, but it’s actually a very accurate portrayal of what it’s like to work for the search giant. Offering quirky benefits may have started in Tech Valley, but it’s now expanded beyond. Many other companies now offer unlimited vacation, nap rooms, and paid parental leave. That’s just to name a [...]

12 05, 2017

Link Roundup 5/12/17: Diverse Job Search Advice

2017-05-12T10:41:21-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As always, we’re back with another group of links regarding all kinds of professional advice. This week focuses  specifically on job search advice. So if you’re currently playing the job market, make sure you check out the links from this week! They cover not just resumes and interviews, but also broader topics like job satisfaction and job market scams.  […]

24 03, 2017

Link Roundup 3/24/17: Keeping Your Career Fresh

2017-03-24T10:51:04-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week’s Link Roundup is all about keeping your career fresh. If you don’t make an effort to seek out new opportunities and skills, you may find yourself unhappy in your job. Check out the links below for great job search tips, and advice on moving your career forward. […]

9 12, 2016

Link Roundup 12/9/16: Best Places to Work & Mistakes to Avoid

2016-12-09T18:15:55-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We lead off this Link Roundup with Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2017, and follow it up by some great articles that can help you avoid common job search mistakes. We hope you find the links useful! […]

28 11, 2016

5 Steps to Line Up a Job After College

2016-11-28T15:55:30-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

1. Get Practical Experience Once employers start to look at resumes from recent college graduates there is one factor that sets grads apart: work experience. While a decent GPA is required for most jobs, work experience is what will get you an interview. In order to accomplish this, you have to go the extra mile in your program. […]

9 09, 2016

Link Roundup 9/8/16: Career Happiness & Fighting Resume Filters

2016-09-09T13:22:49-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week we once again have some great resources for job seekers and career veterans alike. Job seekers can learn proper search etiquette so they can stay on their game; as well as the magic of getting around resume filtering algorithms. For experienced employees, we can share some inspiration, motivation, and a few big no-nos to avoid at work. Read on to make sure you get the advice you need! […]