Stress at Work – 4 Tips to Overcome

Stress is a normal part of the workday, but when it becomes overwhelming, it can have negative health impacts. And while employers and employees alike are learning that the importance of a good work-life balance is critical, overcoming stress at work can seem like something well out of your control.  Here are four things you… Read more »

New Career? New Resume? How to Create a Resume that Gets You a Job in a New Industry

Changing industries mid-career can seem daunting. But don’t let a career change slow you down. So many skills and experiences are completely transferable across industry lines, but you need to position yourself correctly to make sure you are coming across as knowledgeable and prepared to make the change rather than starting from zero. Here are… Read more »

Boring Interview Questions Don’t Require Boring Answers

Preparing for an interview can be one of the toughest parts of your job search. It requires lots of preparation, practice, and confidence to get it just right. A big part of your preparation should be rehearsing your best answer to common interview questions. Even the boring ones. But you don’t want to provide a… Read more »

We Thought Your Job Interview Was Tomorrow. What to Do When You’re a Day Early

Nothing could be worse than being a day late for your interview. But being a day early can be equally difficult to rebound from. Here’s why. It’s all about your attention to detail. Interview Prep When it comes to getting ready for an interview, the preparation is key to the process. If you were scheduling… Read more »

Holiday Demand Is Coming – How Can Your Business Prepare Now?

As we move along the year, the holiday season may still seem far away. But when it comes to preparation, now is the time to get workforce planning locked and your seasonal teams ready to roll. Here are three things you need to do to get your business ready. Review Past Workforce Demands The need… Read more »

Job Search Tips You CAN’T Forget

Finding the perfect job can be a prolonged process. Success in the job market can depend on your preparation, on luck, on your network, and on timing. But no matter what stage of your job search you are in, there are several tips that can make a big difference. Here are four job search tips… Read more »

Want the Job, Don’t Have the Degree? Here’s How to Land the Offer

Three of the most interesting words you will regularly come across in a job description are “or equivalent experience.” What that means is employers understand not everyone has the exact degree they’re looking for exactly. They know the value of experience. But that doesn’t mean because you have been working in the industry for several… Read more »

Tips to Survive the Third Shift

Shift work can be difficult. Unusual sleep schedules and the required lifestyle changes for workers asked to pull the “graveyard” shift can be taxing on you and your family. But there are benefits to taking the late shift as well, from financial incentives to more free time during the day. That said, it’s important not… Read more »

Workplace Safety – Yes, It Starts with Culture

Every business needs to be concerned with maintaining workplace safety. It is critical to the long-term success of a company as well as the short-term progress on individual projects. Establishing a corporate-led safety culture is the key and simple enough if you know where to start. The top-down approach is a reliable method to build… Read more »

Qualified for the Job But You Don’t Get an Offer (or Even an Interview!) – What Do You Do Now?

It can be tough as a job seeker, especially when you know you’re qualified for the job but still don’t get the offer. The most important thing to remember is to not get frustrated. Stay confident and know what you are looking for in your next role. Keep at it. And keep a few of… Read more »