How To Maximize Your Life Beyond Work

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For working professionals, it’s a given that you have to sacrifice aspects of your personal life to maintain a career. It had been assumed in the past that you should dedicate your ‘working years’ to a career and look forward to personal time in the evenings, on weekends and during retirement. More recently, however, people Read more »

Temp Careers and Their Benefits to You!

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Whether you are a recent graduate who is looking to switch careers or you’re unemployed, it can be challenging to land a full-time position. Fortunately, there’s a solid alternative: working temporary jobs. Since the recession, temporary workers have become very popular with companies who want a scalable workforce that doesn’t include the costs associated with Read more »

Temp Jobs Are Going Fast, But There’s A Way to Make Sure You Get Noticed For the Job

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With the unemployment rate near record lows, now is the best time to be looking for a new job. Employers’ struggle to fill jobs has also led to a greater need for temporary employees. According to data from FlexJobs, the quantity of temporary employees has climbed almost 50 percent since the recession. While there are Read more »

Interview Questions You Should Expand On

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In recent years, job interviewers have looked to get away from questions for which candidates tend to give stock answers; questions like, “What is your greatest weakness?” Instead, interviewers are using ‘behavioral’ interview questions that put an applicant in a hypothetical job situation or a situation from their past and ask them how they would, Read more »

Interviews Tips from The People That Actually Do The Hiring

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Ahead of a big game, football coaches would love to get the other team’s playbook so they could anticipate play calls. When you get interview tips from a hiring manager, it’s almost like getting a peek into their playbook. Because we’re always looking out for you, the job seeker, here are a few tips for Read more »

Life Beyond The Textbook: 3 Ways Your Work Experience is Better Than The Degree

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You’ve probably heard that people who have a degree from a trade school or college tend to have higher earning potential than those who don’t. But, you’ve probably also heard that a degree doesn’t matter much after that first job in the field. In fact, colleges have internships and other similar programs because experience in Read more »

Put A Little Spring In Your Career Steps

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If you’re looking to make a career move, there’s no better time than now. Statistics show many companies do the bulk of their hiring in spring. In fact, there’s often a big push to get new hires settled in before Memorial Day, when many people start taking vacations. Also, managers know their budgets for the Read more »

How To Find the Next Step In Your Career

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At least one half of US employees aren’t happy with their jobs, according to some recent surveys. When you can’t stand your job and you know it’s time for you to make a change, it can be challenging to know what to do, and not knowing the next career move often results in procrastination and Read more »