Posts Categorized: Career Tips

Building a Long-Term Relationship with a Recruiter

If you’re looking for a job, recruiters can be a great resource. First, recruiters have jobs! They should definitely be one of the methods you use to find open jobs. But second, recruiters are also on top of the job market and its trends. Right now, for example, the unemployment rate is very low, so… Read more »

How to Address Resume Gaps in an Interview

If you’ve had a gap in your resume, from a few weeks to years, you may be feeling anxious about how to address it in an interview. Don’t be. There are ways to talk about a resume gap that will leave prospective employers feeling confident about your ability to do the job you’re applying for…. Read more »

What Are the Best Ways to Prepare for Your Interview?

A job interview is absolutely a key component of a successful job search. While every step in looking for a job matters, a great interview can make sure the job is yours. A not-so-great one, on the other hand, can make the job go to someone else. Here are three tips on the best ways… Read more »

Do You Know How to Write an Effective Cover Letter?

When you apply for a job, it’s standard practice to write a cover letter to go along with each resume. Cover letters can be crucial in landing the job. Do you know how to write an effective one? Here are 4 tips. 1. Tailor the cover letter to each job Don’t send a form cover… Read more »

Here Is Why Taking Temp Positions Will Benefit You in Finding Full-Time Employment

Wondering whether you should take a temporary position. Maybe you are looking for a full-time job, so working as a temp seems like it could be a move in the wrong direction. It isn’t! Working as a temp can benefit you in finding full-time work. Up to 40 percent of temps find permanent full-time work…. Read more »

5 Tips to Prevent Back Injuries While Lifting on the Job

If lifting is part of your job, you need to be sure to do it in the right way. Otherwise, you could injure your back, which can cause not only pain but make it hard to continue to work. Here are 5 tips to prevent back injuries while lifting on the job. 1. Don’t use… Read more »

Planning To Make a Career Move? Here Is Where To Start

If you’ve been working a while, how do you make a career move? There are a couple places to start. 1. If you’re doing really well in your job If you just got a really good performance appraisal or an award for being a great employee, it’s a good time to make a career move…. Read more »

Should I Apply For a Job I Am Under Qualified For?

As you’re looking for work, you may come across a job posting that you don’t feel fully qualified for. Maybe it’s a machine operator, and you’ve only worked in warehouses and as a general laborer. It seems like you might be underqualified. Should you apply anyway? Yes, If You Can Do It The first question… Read more »

6 Tips to Get Employers to Notice Your Resume

Your resume is one of the most important things on your path to getting hired. You’ve got to develop one employer will notice. Not sure how to do this? Here are 6 tips for a standout resume. Make sure it will get through the scanner Almost all companies use an automated tracking system (ATS) to… Read more »

What Should You Include on Your Resume?

Your resume is a vitally important job-hunting document. It’s a quick summary of your experience and qualifications for the job. It needs to contain all the information employers need to know to interview you. What should your resume include? Here’s the rundown. Contact information The organization you’re applying to needs to find you in order… Read more »

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