Is There a Reason We Shouldn’t Hire You?

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Pure and simple: no one is perfect. Many of us have a not-so-perfect track record that could potentially deter a future employer from extending a job offer. But when it comes to your past work experiences, honesty is the best policy. You don’t want to appear as someone who has something to hide—just the opposite…. Read more »

Interview Like a Pro: Be Focused

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During your interview, it’s key to be focused on the task at hand! And you can help your focus remain laser-sharp by preparing to deliver a killer interview. Plus, there are some steps you can take during your interview to ensure your focus is never broken. Here’s what you need to know. It takes a… Read more »

What Does an Interviewer Want to Hear?

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If you’re preparing for an upcoming interview—congratulations! You’ve worked hard and this is your next step towards an exciting new position. To prepare for your interview, it helps to practice answers to common interview questions. This way, you can enter the room cool, calm and collected—ready to deliver answers with confidence and grace. One of… Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Stress About Being Inexperienced

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If you’re looking for a new job, you may find lists of job requirements intimidating. But beyond having the right education (because this is usually not a compromise), there are certain qualifications employers may not worry much about. Why? Because sometimes being inexperienced for a position is an advantage to an employer. Here’s why. You’re… Read more »

The Benefits of Temporary Work

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Have you recently graduated or are considering a career shift? Or maybe you’re looking for a new job? If you find yourself nodding yes to any of these scenarios, temporary work is an excellent option. Temporary assignments offer you the chance to explore, learn and earn—and they can be an important step on the way… Read more »

Interview Like a Pro: Stand out in the Follow Up

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After your interview, you may feel it’s time for a breather! But don’t relax just yet—following up after your interview can make the difference between staying top of mind and falling to the bottom of the resume stack. The benefits of following up You can use an interview follow-up as a way to remind the… Read more »

The Power of Written Goals

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On your career path, it’s important to write your goals. Without them, you’ll just be bouncing around, unsure of what you want and where you’d like to go next. This may seem OK when you’ve just graduated college and are still trying to figure things out. But after a while, you’ll find you need a… Read more »

The Benefits of Temporary Work

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Have you recently graduated or are considering a career shift? Or maybe you’re looking for a new job? If you find yourself nodding yes to any of these scenarios, temporary work is an excellent option. Temporary assignments offer you the chance to explore, learn and earn—and they can be an important step on the way… Read more »

Don’t Make an Enemy

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If you’ve never had to work with a difficult co-worker, you’re lucky. Because most of us find ourselves, at some point in our careers, dealing with a fellow employee who is hard to get along with. The person may criticize your work or put you down, compete with you for power or privilege, gloat about… Read more »

Strengthen Your Resume

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When’s the last time you reviewed your resume? Whether you’re currently looking for a new job or you’re happily employed, it’s always a good idea to keep your resume up to date. You never know when your dream job may come knocking … so having your resume ready to go at a moment’s notice could… Read more »