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26 12, 2018

The Positives of Failure

2018-12-26T11:50:38-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Failure gets a bad rap. The negativity and stigma around failure heavily cloud the positives that come from it. Without failure we don’t learn, grow or appreciate the struggle. So what’s more motivating than learning about some of the most successful people of all time and realizing they too failed? And failed hard at that. Here are just a few to help put it in perspective: […]

24 12, 2018

The 7 Types of Interviewees You Don’t Want to Be

2018-12-24T08:16:13-04:00Categories: 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! […]

20 12, 2018

Link Roundup: All Things Goals & Motivation for 2019

2018-12-20T08:08:19-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |3 Comments

The New Year is just a few weeks away, and with that comes new opportunities, getting motivated, goal setting and resolutions. Although this can already be an exciting time of year, having some guidance and motivational tips can encourage the excitement while we creep through December! Check out these podcasts, tips, TED Talks and more in this week’s link roundup below! […]

17 12, 2018

Determining and Negotiating Your Salary

2018-12-17T08:14:07-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you aren’t negotiating your salary when you’re in an interview or applying for a new job, chances are you’re leaving money on the table. So many people are afraid to discuss income, that they don’t want to address it all. This is only doing both parties a disservice. The employer may offer you less than you are comfortable accepting and you may accept less than what you’re worth. Learning how and what to properly negotiate will assist you and your future employer in the long run. Try out these tips below! : […]

14 12, 2018

Link Roundup: The Inside Scoop of Side-Gigs and Part-Time Jobs

2018-12-14T08:05:47-04:00Categories: Part-time & Side-Gigs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Part-time jobs and side-gigs are taking on a new role in today’s economy. They are no longer just for people trying to make extra money in addition to their full-time jobs but also for the freedom, flexibility and the opportunity to learn and grow. Find out more about why side-gigs and part-time jobs are the new trends, in this week’s link roundup below! […]

11 12, 2018

How to Prepare for a Company Layoff

2018-12-11T13:50:15-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Company layoffs can be frightening and unexpected. No matter how it’s done, a layoff is not an easy thing to endure. Especially if you’ve heard not-so-great stories from a family or friend who has gotten laid off. Luckily there are steps you can take to be prepared if you are expecting a company layoff. Let’s talk about some of those steps below! […]