Don’t “Ghost” Potential Employers!

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Currently, it’s a job seeker’s market. Low unemployment means companies are competing for top talent, and that can leave you sitting in the proverbial driver’s seat. However, as candidates gain more control thanks to shrinking labor pools, a trend is beginning to take shape. Job seekers are ghosting employers. In some cases, this involves candidates… Read more »

Confused at Work? Here’s the One Question You Need to Ask

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During the course of your career, you are almost guaranteed to face an assignment or project that leaves you baffled. And, if you don’t know which direction to take to accomplish the objective, it can send you into a panic. Regardless of the reason, being confused at work can be a heart-stopping experience. Luckily, it… Read more »

How to Make Yourself the Perfect Candidate

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Most job seekers understand hiring managers are looking for the perfect candidate for their vacant position. However, this point can be disheartening, especially if you find your dream job is available and don’t necessarily have everything requested in the job announcement. However, it’s important to remember that the vast majority of applicants won’t tick every… Read more »

Volunteering This Summer? Add It to Your Resume!

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When job seekers create their resumes, many discount the value of volunteering experience. However, if you learned valuable hard or soft skills along the way, these positions can help you land a job. Plus, recent college graduates, those looking to rejoin the workforce after a period away, or someone looking to shift into a new… Read more »

Don’t Stop – Keep Your Career Momentum Moving Forward!

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Life is unpredictable by design. In the end, it’s impossible to control everything, and most people will face a few setbacks during their journey. But, if you lose career momentum after a difficult period, you may miss out on exciting opportunities. If you want to make sure you stay on track, here are some tips… Read more »

You Just Graduated… And You’re Already Unsure About Your Degree!?

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While some college students are fortunate enough to have a career path in mind, allowing them to select a degree based on those goals, others aren’t as lucky. They may know their area of interest, leading them to choose courses according to their preferences, or took a more exploratory approach and just graduated almost incidentally…. Read more »

For Recent Female Graduates – Check Out This Advice!

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After graduation, most women take their first steps along their chosen career path. While successfully completing your education is a critical part of pursuing many fields, crafting a strong career also requires diligence in other areas. If you’ve recently received your degree and want to forge a career path that will help you reach your… Read more »

Do Passion and Work Go Hand-in-Hand in IT?

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  For most people, working is a fundamental part of life. It provides you with a salary, benefits and perks, allowing you to manage your daily responsibilities outside of the workplace. But not everyone is inherently passionate about their career, even if they enjoy their work. However, most people have hobbies or interests outside of… Read more »

Your Job Interview Checklist: 10 Tips You Don’t Want to Miss!

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  When you’ve been invited in for an interview, preparation is the key to success. But figuring out precisely how you should prepare isn’t always intuitive, especially when it goes beyond simply practicing your answer to interview questions. Excelling during your interview takes time and attention, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. If you… Read more »

Ready to Quit Your Light Industrial Job? Read This!

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  When your current light industrial job doesn’t seem like an ideal fit, it’s only natural to think about quitting. Nearly every worker at some point considers walking out the door at some point, either with or without giving notice, but it’s important to not make this decision on a whim. In the end, quitting… Read more »