Not Sure How to Answer an Interview Question? Here’s What to Do

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We’ve all been there—you’re sitting in a job interview and you get a question that stumps you. Even if you do all your research beforehand, and practice and rehearse, you still might get a question from left field or something you just couldn’t have seen coming. An unpredictable interview question is inevitable, but there are… Read more »

Avoid Being a Micromanager With These Tips

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It’s not easy to be a boss. You have to find that perfect balance of guiding, teaching and giving your employees the right amount of freedom to make their own mistakes. You want your employees to be prepared for any and all scenarios, but you also want them to be able to make their own… Read more »

Learn How You Can Become More Detail Oriented at Work

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We all make mistakes at work. It happens. And as long as they’re small and don’t happen too frequently, everyone forgives us and we get back to work. And hopefully, we learn a lesson from the mistake. But what do those mistakes say about us? Are we careless? Disorganized? If you want to try and… Read more »

4 Mindsets of a Successful Leader

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Business leaders have a lot on their minds. They’re worried about office budgets, marketing strategies, net profits, personnel issues and much more. Juggling so many things makes it easy to forget about your beliefs and values. But whether recognized or not, every successful, effective leader does have a set of core values that dictate their… Read more »

Didn’t Get the Job? Here’s How to Turn It into a Positive

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So you didn’t get the job. It’s okay, take a minute. Your ego’s a little bruised and your hopes and dreams—at least for the moment—are crushed. Rejection is always disappointing, especially after you’ve crafted the perfect resume and nailed the interview. But even when you know that you were the perfect candidate and they lost… Read more »

Great Resumes Do Make A Difference!

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More often than not, when people find out that I am in staffing and recruiting, one of the first questions they ask is about resumes.  What do recruiters do with a resume when they see it? Is there a specific format that is better than another? How can a candidate stand out among their competition? … Read more »

Tips for Impressing Your Boss on a Daily Basis

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There’s nothing wrong with working hard to impress your boss. It means you’re probably doing exactly what you need to be doing to fulfill your responsibilities and excel in your job, even pushing yourself to get ahead and take on new duties. It also helps you stand out when it comes time for performance reviews—your… Read more »

Important Tips to Help Your Resume Stand Out From the Competition

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Your resume might be the most important document of your career. It’s the first piece of information prospective employers have on you, so you want it to have the right effect. Hiring managers should look at it and with a quick glance, be able to tell you’re a good match for their company and have… Read more »

How to Answer the Interview Question “What Is Your Greatest Weakness?”

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Nobody really wants to talk about their weaknesses at a job interview! It makes you vulnerable, and if you say the wrong thing, they might doubt your abilities! So, when you’re asked about your weaknesses, it tends to be a very nerve-wracking experience. But there are great ways to handle the question, especially when you… Read more »

Looking To Change Roles? Struggling?

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Let’s be frank, the job market is HOT and yet some are still be struggling to find their next role. It’s difficult because if you listen to the news reports there are jobs everywhere for virtually every industry at every level. Unemployment levels are at record lows and wages are starting to finally move in the… Read more »