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 »

With Uncertainty In the Automotive Industry, Where Does That Leave You and Your Career?

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Within the last three decades, the US auto industry has seen major ups and downs, often due to missed opportunities and the power of innovation, with the latter being especially relevant in the post-industrial knowledge economy. In the past several years, it’s been exciting to see the revival of demand for jobs in the automotive 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 »

Why Transparency In An Organization is Important to Growing Your Career

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Finding a company that brings out your best traits as a professional isn’t easy. However, there is one big indicator that a company might be the one to help you grow your career: transparency. The interview process itself can give a lot of insight into the transparency of an organization. Prepared questions for an interviewer 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 »

New Year’s Resolutions That Could Have an Enormous Impact on Your Career

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Most of us make New Year’s resolutions as we look forward to the coming year and take stock of what we’d like to improve in our lives. The better angels among us are persistent enough to go one step further and make a plan for achieving our resolutions, and some of us even follow through Read more »