self improvement

21 06, 2019

Link Roundup: Why You Need to Make Time for Personal Development

2019-06-21T10:25:56-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What is personal development? According to the dictionary, this term is defined as “the process of improving your skills and increasing the amount of experience that you have in your job”. But how can you improve yourself? And why is personal growth important for your career and your life overall? Find out below! […]

12 12, 2016

Making Your Job Search Full Time

2016-12-12T16:38:46-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

At some point in all of our lives we have conducted a job search. While some professionals are looking for the first time, others are looking for work after finding themselves out of a job. Whether you’re new to it or experienced, it can still be a challenging process. Today we’re going to discuss how you can fully focus your efforts on your job search to work efficiently. […]

2 11, 2016

Interview Q: What Do People Criticize About You?

2016-11-02T17:10:53-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Criticism can be  hard to deal with. No matter how constructive it is intended to be, it can be hurtful. However, sometimes there is merit to that criticism, especially in a work environment. Nobody is perfect, and we all have room for improvement in certain areas. This question is used to determine if you understand that everyone has room for improvement.  […]

8 06, 2016

Interview Q: What Were Your Responsibilities in Your Last Job?

2016-06-08T12:06:28-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Today’s question is one that is extremely common to have asked, “What were your responsibilities at your last job?”. What seems like a simple check on what you’ve done in the past may be nothing more than that. However, answering in the correct way can win you points, and answering wrong can hurt you. There’s a few important things to keep in mind when answering, but before we move on, let’s discuss a process to make answering this question a breeze. […]

1 06, 2016

Interview Q: What is Your Greatest Professional Weakness?

2016-06-01T13:53:47-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Undoubtedly, this question will have to be covered, as it is one of the questions most feared by interviewees. Many interviewers want to get a feel for where your strengths and weaknesses lie. They understand that you are in the interview to speak to your strengths. This means to learn about your weaknesses, they will usually ask a question like, “What do you consider your greatest professional weakness?”. For a number of reasons it is a tough question to answer, because you have to be honest (as always) but you also don’t want to set off a red flag in the [...]