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21 05, 2020

Prepping Yourself Before an Interview

2020-05-21T15:59:11-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Motivation|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

When you’re prepping yourself for an interview, there are a few things you should keep in mind.  For example, remembering that it is just as important for you to be happy with the company and the position, as they are to hire you. Keep in mind factors such as the commute time, the hours, the company size, as well as how you feel about the position itself. Here are a few questions to ask yourself beforehand. […]

5 05, 2020

Why Trust is Crucial in the Workplace

2020-05-05T16:31:07-04:00Categories: Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Trust in the workplace is crucial for a magnitude of reasons. Having trust allows teams to be productive, unified, and ultimately, successful. It improves morale, job satisfaction, productivity, and even quality of work. When managers or employees lack trust or feel mistrusted – the company cannot work successfully as a whole. Here are some reasons why trust is critical. […]

6 04, 2020

9 Tips for Managing a Remote Team

2020-04-06T15:08:01-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If your team has been asked to work remotely during quarantine, and you’ve never worked or managed a team remotely before – it can be incredibly overwhelming. However, with a few tips, patience, flexibility, and establishing boundaries – working from home with your team can actually go a lot more smoothly than you think. […]

31 01, 2020

Link Roundup: Advice to Improve the Workplace

2020-01-31T14:30:40-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Working a full-time job takes up at least 40 hours of your week. Therefore, you want to enjoy the atmosphere in which you work every day. However, there may be factors that are preventing you from doing so. Whether it be excessive negativity, lack of management, lack of leadership, or a non-proactive boss; these circumstances can affect your happiness at work. Here is some advice on how to make improvements. Check it out! […]

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. […]

19 08, 2019

Looking to Make an Internal Job Switch? Here’s How

2019-08-19T11:24:02-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Whether you want to move up within your current company or move laterally, making an internal job switch requires some preparation. Does your company allow it? What does it entail? Do you have to have a formal interview? How do you know how to go about it? We’re covering all these topics and more, below. […]

15 04, 2019

How to Prove You’re Fit to Be a Manager, Without Any Experience

2019-06-07T21:26:48-04:00Categories: Motivation|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

You're looking for upward movement in your career at your current company. However, you've never had management experience before and aren't sure if you'd even be considered. Regardless, you know that you would be a great fit for the job, it's just proving that to management so they see it too. We've compiled some things you can do to improve your chances and be considered. Check them out. Volunteer to be a Team Lead A large part of being a manager is leading a team. If you are a current employee at the position you would like to become a [...]

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! […]

20 08, 2018

5 Ways to Stand Out at Your First Internship

2018-08-20T08:41:42-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Your first internship is an exciting stepping stone in your professional career! Making an internship a positive experience by working hard and taking on new learning opportunities will help you excel. Not only will hard work benefit your career, but will also be noticed by the managers you are working for. Who knows, maybe you’ll be offered a full-time position down the road. You never want to burn bridges with any professional connection you make. Check out our 5 great tips to help you become the standout intern! […]

6 07, 2018

Link Roundup: Be The Boss That Everyone Wants to Work For

2018-07-06T08:51:06-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week’s roundup includes links to articles about how employees should handle difficult bosses and different traits that make up a bad boss. We believe that managers and bosses should be reading these as well! It’s important to see what’s out there and make sure you aren’t doing any of these negative actions yourself. Learning how to create a positive work environment makes all the difference. […]