How to Make Your Resume Stick Out  

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Resumes still matter to your job search, believe it or not. This basic tool for job seekers, which has been around for decades, hasn’t changed much. What has changed are the tools we use to find good candidates. This has necessitated a few important changes in resume formatting for the job seeker looking to stand… Read more »

Part-Time vs. Full-Time Jobs: Everything You Need to Know

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What should you look for when considering a full or part-time job? If you’ve never worked a part-time job, there’s probably a lot you don’t know about the ins and outs of these positions. However, you may think you understand the differences between a full- and part-time job. What you may not realize is that… Read more »

Find the Right Work Environment for You

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The studies show that a happy work environment can make you more productive. A positive work environment can boost morale and employee retention. Business News Daily says, “Your work environment impacts your mood, drive, mental health, and performance.” What makes for a positive work environment? Is it individualized? How can you find the right work… Read more »

How To Find Great Work in 2022?

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The only good thing we can tell you about the job market right now is that it is primed for your application. The pandemic brought us one good thing, and that is a job market that is fully candidate-driven. Thanks, COVID. If you’re considering a change, there hasn’t been a better time in recent memory… Read more »

Bring Your Best to Work – How to Level Up Your Mindset for A New Year

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The mind is the most powerful mystery. While we don’t know a lot about how the human brain functions, we do know this: If you set your mind on a goal, you can achieve it. How do we know this? Just pick the story of any professional athlete or successful entrepreneur and you’ll see an… Read more »

Practical Career Goal-Setting Techniques for a New Year

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Many of us make New Year’s resolutions but few—only 9%—are able to fulfill them. What is going on? It’s not that we’re lazy or distracted, although that may play a factor for some people. We think the issue is that many of us are failing to craft goals that are measurable and attainable. It’s not… Read more »

Tips for Tailoring Your Resume to Specific Jobs

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You’ve probably heard or read that you’re supposed to tailor your resume to fit the job you’re applying for. At the very least, you can add some keywords from the job description you’re applying to that will make you a better match. But does this really get you noticed? How much time should you spend… Read more »

Leave a Great Impression on a Temp Assignment with These Tips

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You’re in good company. In any given year, there are more than 16-million temporary workers in the United States. Most of them want to be more than a temporary worker and instead get noticed by the employer as a potential full-time hire. How can you make a great impression on a temp assignment? We have tips that… Read more »

Learn How to Build a Personal Brand with These 3 Tips

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You may have heard the term “branding” in relation to a company or product. Branding is a process that communicates a particular feeling or image around a company or product. But branding isn’t just for inanimate things but also for people. Developing a personal brand is a creative way to get the word out about… Read more »

When Starting a New Job, Avoid Doing These Things

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Starting a new job is an exciting time. It gives you an opportunity for a fresh start that can make you feel a little bit like a kid at Christmas. But one misstep can start you off on the wrong foot. Here’s what you should avoid when starting a new job. What Not to Do… Read more »