Phrases to Avoid Saying in an Interview

Job interviews can be intimidating, and it’s easy to say the wrong thing without realizing it. Even small mistakes can be costly and can make a negative impression on the interviewer. In this blog, we’ll explore some common phrases that job candidates should avoid saying in an interview, and offer some suggestions for what to… Read more »

Laid Off? Here are Lessons To Be Learned

Losing your job can be one of the most stressful and traumatic experiences in life. In many cases, it’s a situation that’s beyond your control and may come unexpectedly. In this blog post, we’ll discuss some lessons that can be learned from being laid off, and how to handle it in the best way possible. … Read more »

The 101 on Job References

As a job seeker, you know that putting together a solid resume and cover letter is just the beginning of the job search process. When it comes time for the hiring manager to make their final decision, they may want to speak with your job references to get a better sense of your work experience… Read more »

When and How to Include Your GPA on Your Resume

This one goes out to all the recent graduates who will be entering the workforce! As you begin the job search process, you may be wondering whether or not to include your GPA on your resume. After all, you worked hard for that GPA and you want to show potential employers that you have what… Read more »

The Great Resignation Turning Into The Great Regret?

The Great Resignation was a hot topic in the news, as a large number of employees decided to quit their jobs due to a variety of reasons, including burnout, lack of career growth, and work-life balance. However, not all employees who participated in the Great Resignation have found their post-job life to be satisfying. Some… Read more »

Spring Cleaning – Resume Edition

Spring is the perfect time for a refresh, and that includes refreshing your resume. Your resume is often the very first impression you make on a potential employer. So, it’s important to make sure it’s effective and up to date. Here are some helpful tips to “spring clean” your resume.  Step One First, take a… Read more »

How Quiet Quitting Is Hurting Your Career

Have you ever found yourself in a job that you’re unhappy with, but instead of addressing the issue and seeking a new opportunity, you simply check out emotionally? This is known as “quiet quitting,” and it’s a common problem among many professionals. These employees may be putting in the bare minimum to stay employed, but… Read more »

Which Shift Is Best?

Shift work is any schedule that is different from the typical 9-5 workday. This can include working evenings, nights, weekends, or rotating shifts. Each type of shift work has its own set of benefits and it’s important for job seekers to understand these benefits in order to make a decision about which shift is best… Read more »

What Happens If You Lie On Your Resume

In the past, we have discussed what counts as a lie on your resume. This post will address why it’s a bad idea and what can happen if you get caught. Even a white lie or stretching the truth can be a big problem for job applicants. Here’s what you need to know before you… Read more »

How Does a Temp Job End?

A temporary job can be an exciting launch pad to a bigger opportunity. But you need to approach the work in the right way. Contract work doesn’t always get the respect it deserves. Whether because of its short-term nature or how it’s perceived by popular culture. But understanding how contracts work and how to use… Read more »