Interviewing 101: Attire & Hygiene Checklist

June 10 , 2016

When interviewing, it’s important to present yourself in the best light possible. Appearing disheveled, unorganized, or unprofessional may hinder you in your job search. The following list highlights some general good practices for interview attire and hygiene. Every situation is unique; so use...

Filed Under: Best Advice, best advice, Good Habits, interview tips, Interviews, interviews, Job Search, job search, personal appearance

7 Job Interview Habits of Super Persuasive People

June 18 , 2015

A job interview is an opportunity to sell yourself. It is your opportunity to prove to the interviewer that you possess the skills necessary to take the company forward and that you are someone who can be trusted.

Filed Under: Confidence, Job Search, job search, Recruiting & Hiring, recruiting & hiring, Your Career, your career

Unemployment at 7-Year Low: Much Work to Do

May 18 , 2015

The job market recovered in April after getting roughed up in March. The Bureau of Labor Statistics said 223,000 new jobs were added last month, matching consensus estimates. As it turns out, March was worse than initially reported-only

Filed Under: Feedback, Hiring, hiring, Job Search, job search, Layoffs, layoffs

Is An On-Demand Workforce The Future Source Of Talent?

March 05 , 2015

Contingent workers. Contractors. Agency Temps. No matter what you call them, your industry, or your location, most of you use them a part of your workforce strategy. And that is not likely to change in the future.

Filed Under: Insights, insights, Job Search, job search, Recruiters, recruiters, Recruiting & Hiring, recruiting & hiring

5 Myths Debunked About Temporary Jobs

February 02 , 2015

Despite its growing popularity, there are still some misconceptions about temporary jobs. The bottom line is that you should choose a job that suits you and your career needs. Don’t base your decisions on outdated myths.

Filed Under: Hiring, hiring, Insights, insights, Job Search, job search, Your Career, your career

10 Things Not To Do In An Interview

May 26 , 2014

It’s a potential life-changing event—yet so many people get it wrong. I’m talking about going for an interview for a position you really want; one that could have a dramatic impact on the rest of your life.

Filed Under: Best Advice, best advice, Interviews, interviews, Job Search, job search, Quick Tips, quick tips

The Best Way to Have Outstanding References

October 21 , 2013

References Matter!

Filed Under: Job Search, job search, References, references, Your Career, your career

Networking Rules for Job-seekers: the Good, the Bad and the Almost Perfect

September 19 , 2013

Networking is about meeting people you know who can vouch for your past performance and connect you with people you don't know.

Filed Under: Networking, networking, Job Search, job search

Personal SWOT Analysis

September 16 , 2013

Filed Under: Insights, insights, Interviews, interviews, Job Search, job search, Skills, skills, Your Career, your career

3 Rules For Following Up With A Recruiter

September 05 , 2013

This is a great article describing the best approach for candidates to stay in touch with recruiters. As much as candidates are eager to find a new job, recruiters are just as eager to assist you with your search. It is in the candidate's best interest to send an email to a recruiter every few...

Filed Under: Job Search, job search, Recruiters, recruiters