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 »

How Social Media and Employee Engagement Helps Your Recruiting Efforts

Did you know that employee-created recruiting posts on their natural social media channels generate eight times the engagement that the business page would? They also increase brand awareness by almost 15x. According to one study, 84 percent of people trust such posts from people compared with only 15 percent who trust brands who produce similar… Read more »

Nearly 100 People Per Day Are Moving to Nashville. Where Can You Find Jobs?

Nashville is an amazing opportunity if you are looking to relocate for work. If you feel like you have hit a wall in your local job search and are considering making a change, Nashville is an excellent choice. Here’s why. A Long-Term Strong Job Market The Nashville job market has been growing at an impressive… 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 »