How to Turn a Temporary Position into a Permanent One

Temporary work is not what it used to be. It’s more than just a short-term gig. A temporary position is an excellent chance to prove yourself, to build relationships with everyone at your assignment, to gain new skills and to learn about a company. Contracts are often now extended based on project length, business need,… Read more »

The Impact of Social Media on Your Job Hunt

When you are conducting a job hunt, there is a lot to manage. You slave over every last letter in your resume. You take the time to iron your interview shirt and pants. You go online to learn everything you can about the company you are interviewing with. You practice your answers and brainstorm good… Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions for Job Seekers

It’ѕ a new year, whiсh means thаt it is an excellent timе fоr a frеѕh ѕtаrt.  If уоu feel thаt уоur jоb search hаs ѕtаllеd, you саn take thiѕ орроrtunitу tо reboot that effort.  Sadly, it’ѕ unlikеlу that a jоb will just fаll in уоur lap, but if уоu аrе willing tо work hard, good… Read more »

How to Get Back on Track After the Holidays

The holiday break is a wonderful time to relax and reflect on what’s most important to you in your life. It’s also an excellent time to think about where you want your career to go in the coming year. Getting back into the swing of things can be a challenge after a holiday break, but… Read more »

5 Great Tips to Find a New Job in 2018

It’s almost a new year. Are you ready for a new job? With a fresh calendar, many professionals like to take this time to think about their career goals, opportunities, and priorities. But you can’t expect your dream job to fall in your lap over the holiday season. You need to take action to set… Read more »

Will Bankruptcy Affect Your Job Search?

Declaring bankruptcy is a big deal for individuals. It usually occurs after several major challenges that can leave someone struggling to get back on their feet. Part of that struggle can often be finding a new source of employment. But will bankruptcy affect your job search or opportunities for future employment? We explore that question… Read more »

What Can’t You Do on Your Temporary Assignment?

Temporary work is a great opportunity for candidates to build experience, gain new skills, and build new professional connections. The temporary nature of these assignments can make it seem less structured than a normal gig, but temporary contracts should be taken with the same seriousness and dedication as a regular, full-time position. With that in… Read more »

3 Things to Be Thankful for at Work

November is a month to look back and reflect on all the good things in life and to be grateful for all that you have. That includes work! Here are three things to be especially thankful for on the job, because not everyone may be so lucky. 1. Great colleagues No man is an island,… Read more »