Why A Thank-You Email Can Secure The Job

You just rocked an interview for a fantastic new job and you’re on cloud nine—congratulations! Now is, unfortunately, not the time to celebrate and mentally spend your first paycheck. If you want to secure the job, the next step is to write a thoughtful thank-you email.  If it comes down to you and one other candidate, you always want to be the one who… Read More »

Ready to Make a Change? Download these Resume Tips!

A solid resume can be a career game-changer. Whether you are entering the workforce for the first time, looking to change careers, or transitioning from military to civilian life, you need an attention-grabbing resume to set you apart and dazzle employers. Our brand new e-book tells you exactly how to create a resume and cover… Read More »

This is Your Year! Break These 4 Bad Job Searching Habits Today!

Has your job search stalled? Are you sending out a lot of applications but your phone isn’t ringing? You could be engaging in some bad job search habits. Unfortunately, these bad habits are easy to fall into – but – good news! – they are also easy to correct. If you’re ready to land a… Read More »

How to Succeed in the Knowledge Economy

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Our economy is constantly changing, making room for new skills and industries that support improvements in technology and infrastructure. The knowledge economy, in specific, is known for the use of knowledge to generate products and services. To thrive in this economy, there are a variety of skills you’ll need to learn and polish. Here are… Read More »

6 Ways a Staffing Agency Can Help You Land a Job Interview

  The job seeking process can be exhausting, frustrating, and anxiety-ridden. With the assistance of a staffing agency, you can more quickly schedule interviews related to your skill set and land an impressive job that meets your expectations. Here are six reasons why a staffing agency is better equipped to help you land a quality… Read More »

Second Interviews: How to Follow Your Own Recipe for Success

  Congratulations, you’ve made the cut! Your resume was polished, professional and caught the hiring manager’s eye.  You ironed your shirt, arrived early and nailed your interview.  They were so dazzled by the first impression you made that they’ve called you back for a second interview. Now is your chance to seal the deal, and… Read More »

How to Choose Between Two Jobs You Really Want

The goal of any job search is to find a position you love. Of course, when you have two offers and you want to take both jobs, you’ve got a problem – although it’s a good problem to have. You must choose which job is going to be the best fit for you.   To… Read More »

How to Keep Your Personal and Professional Life Separate Online

In today’s connected world, many employees have faced professional consequences because of postings on social media or because other online content has gone “viral” and come to the attention of employers.  You don’t want to jeopardize career opportunities because of your Internet activity, so you should take steps to keep your personal and professional life… Read More »

How to Find a Job after Long-Term Unemployment

Long-term unemployment makes employers nervous, even if there was a good reason you were jobless for months, or even years. As a job-seeker, you must overcome a potential employer’s concerns if you want to get hired.   Earn new credentials: Employers worried about long-term unemployment are put at ease if they see you’ve recently continued… Read More »