Following Up the Right Way Could Help You Get the Job

During the job search, so much focus is put on crafting the perfect resume and cover letter, and having a successful interview. While these preparations are absolutely necessary, it’s important to remember to consider how to follow up with potential employers after your interview. Read on for tips on how to follow up the right… Read more »

How to Bring Up Salary at the Job Interview

Talking about salary is often an uncomfortable subject, however, it doesn’t have to be that way. Everyone understands you need a job that will pay your bills, so discussing salary requirements can be a natural part of the job interview if you follow these pointers.   When to Ask About Salary As a general rule,… Read more »

5 Tips For Making a Career Change

Thinking of making a career change? Remember, it’s no simple task. It should be a bit frightening because there’s a lot at stake. It will require an investment of both money and time, so take your time and be prepared before making the switch.   Is a Career Change What You Need? Before going over… Read more »

Are You an Independent Contractor or an Employee?

There are many differences between an independent contractor and an employee, but not all of them are easy to understand or recognize at first glance. It’s important you are clear as to which type of hire you are to a company. Everything from your pay and taxes to your place of work are affected by… Read more »

Why They’re Not Even Reading Your Resume

If you are looking for a job, it’s a huge mistake to think you won’t have to prepare a cover letter. Some argue it’s an archaic practice, but many companies still ask for a one, so you should be prepared to write a cover letter that’s good enough to get your resume a look. 7… Read more »

You Got Fired. What to Tell Prospective Employers

Job interviews are already nerve-wracking. If you have a mark in your employment history from being fired from a job, you may feel an additional layer of stress as you prepare for the interview. There’s nothing you can do about the past, but there are two things you can do during your interview to handle… Read more »

How to Assure You’re Ready for the Interview

In a competitive job market, it’s important to do your best to stand out. The good news is that there is no need to stress about things out of your control. Instead, focus on how you can stand out in an interview. The answer is in these six steps. Six Steps to a Stand-Out Interview… Read more »

How to Turn Temp to Permanent

Does the start of the new year make you think about turning your temporary job into a permanent position? Maybe you’re job hunting and never believed temporary work could be stable. If you find the right temporary job and follow the steps below, you could very well find yourself in a permanent position sooner than… Read more »