Administrative Interview Questions You NEED to Ask

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Every single job at a company is important, especially those in the administrative sector. These positions help keep the office running smoothly on a daily basis. They also help executives and other management professionals with their schedules, with welcoming potential clients to the campus and helping with the onboarding of new employees. The next time… Read more »

Background Check? Here’s What You Need to Know Beforehand

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Have you been asked to submit to a pre-employment background check? It’s important to know that you have a right to know what the employer will be checking for, and must sign a consent form in advance. There is a laundry list of items included in every background check performed on a job seeker, but… Read more »

Why Creativity Should Be on Your Resume

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Writing a resume has become a bit of an acquired skill over the last decade or so, with all of the changes made to how they can look.  But, when it comes to creativity, the sky is the limit! For some professions, creative resumes are not only welcomed, they are encouraged. For other professions, only… Read more »

Do Hiring Managers Care How You Look?

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Preparing for an interview comes in different stages. You must first do a little research about the company so you can impress the interviewer with your answers. Then, you need to prepare yourself physically for the interview. There are some common misconceptions about physical appearance for job interviews that we will address here. A Few Common Misconceptions… Read more »

Slack Off on Your Job Search Last Year? Here’s How to Be Productive!

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Whether or not you are employed, you might have started the long and ardous task of searching for a new job in 2014. Even if you just started the search, maybe you slacked off a bit. There could have been good reasons for this lack of motivation, such as: Not finding a lot of great… Read more »

Welcoming the New Year — With a New Cover Letter

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With the New Year in full swing, millions of people are trying out all of the resolutions they made. All of the resolutions you made are great, but consider adding one for your professional career — a brand new cover letter.We will discuss the best ways to write a new cover letter here so you can… Read more »

Is Now the Right Time for a Job Hunt?

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Have you been pondering if now is the best time to hunt for a new job? If so, this post is for you. Fighting through unemployment, or dreading going to your current job, can be very difficult to deal with daily. You need to have a plan in place, an updated resume, answers to common questions prepared… Read more »

What to Ask For This Year: Strong Referrals!

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With the holiday season upon us, it is time to create a wish list. We are going to discuss a different type of wish list in this post, specifically one that is career centered. We will also look at just one specific item from the wish list; business referrals. Strong referrals are incredibly important in… Read more »

Is the Job More Important Than the Company?

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As you search for a new job in Mississippi, have you ever wondered if the actual job is more important than the company itself? This is a very valid question to ask, especially in such a competitive job market. You might want to simply accept a job because it is the first offer that has… Read more »

How to Negotiate Your Way to a Solid Salary

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Negotiating a salary is one of the most difficult things a job candidate can do during the interview process. Even though this is a stressful situation, you cannot let the stress affect how you negotiate the salary. We have put together some of the best tips out there on how to negotiate your way to… Read more »