4 Tips to Set Up Your Email for a Successful Job Search

In your job search, you have to think about how hiring managers and employers perceive you before they meet you in person. In previous blogs, we’ve given you tips to make sure you maintain a great first impression on your resume and cover letter and even in the interview. Here are some tips to maintain… Read more »

How Social Media Can Damage Your Career

It’s crucial to showcase professionalism and as technology evolves, it’s increasingly more important to demonstrate this professionalism on social media as well. This idea of having to monitor yourself on social media has become a hot topic as employers and recruiters are turning to social media to research potential employees. Companies are also using their… Read more »

8 Quick Tips for Distraction-Free Productivity

With our need to always be connected, distraction is everywhere. However, here are some tips to eliminate distraction to be more productive. 1.  Don’t Check Email First Thing It’s a slippery slope. You can get stuck responding to emails and addressing little concerns as your to-do list sits collecting dust. Start off your morning by… Read more »

Working with a Staffing Agency: 4 Tips for Job Seekers

Searching the depths of the Internet, stalking your favorite companies’ career pages, and tapping into your personal network of connections may not be enough. Have you submitted your resume to a staffing agency? If you haven’t, you’re missing out on a free service to you! No catch. It’s truly free! As a staffing agency, we’ll… Read more »

Counteroffers: To Accept or To Decline?

We’ve all been in the position where we feel we need to leave our current job for a new position. It might be for better growth opportunity, better work/life balance, or simply, better pay. You may do everything by the book; job searching and interviewing for positions on your own time. You might even schedule… Read more »

10 Job Search Mistakes That Are Sabotaging You

It’s a highly competitive job market nowadays, which is why it’s critical that you avoid any mistakes during your job search. Even the smallest mistake can cost you. Mistake #1: Limiting Yourself to Online Postings One of the biggest mistakes that job seekers make in today’s market is spending 100% of their search efforts simply… Read more »

Navigating Types of Employment

Sifting through the online want ads and various job applications can be complicated. While there are many important factors to consider, it’s paramount to understand what type of employment opportunity is being offered and how that affects the position. Generally, there are four types of employment opportunities, and they all differ in key areas. For… Read more »