How to Survive and Thrive in A Tough Economy

When there’s an economic downturn jobs become scarce and life becomes tough for a lot of people. One of the most stressful outcomes from a bad economy is the possibility of losing one’s job. So if times are tough how can you thrive? Advertise your services Are you really good at doing something? Advertise yourContinue reading “How to Survive and Thrive in A Tough Economy”

The Key to Unlocking Your Future Success! (Pt. 1)

More often then not, success doesn’t come over night. Hard-work, dedication, and constant study of your craft are essential components to laying down long-term career success. However, the key to unlocking your present and ultimately future success is your belief in yourself. Beliving in yourself…there’s much more Believing in yourself can truly set you apartContinue reading “The Key to Unlocking Your Future Success! (Pt. 1)”

How to Set and Achieve Your Career Goals (Pt. 1)

Whether you are starting your career or are already full-steam ahead into it, it is never too early or too late to set and achieve your career goals. Even if you haven’t thought of it, it might be a good idea to sit down and brainstorm some goals for your career. What is Important toContinue reading “How to Set and Achieve Your Career Goals (Pt. 1)”

Why Blogging About Your Job Search Can Help Others (Pt. 3)

Blogging about your job search can provide you with many opportunities that you hadn’t expected. For one thing you can use it as a tool to outreach with other job seekers and learn about their own expeience. One of key takeaways from any job search is about building your professional network. By blogging, you areContinue reading “Why Blogging About Your Job Search Can Help Others (Pt. 3)”

Discovering Career/Job Info Through Books

These days a lot of our information can easily be acquired through the internet. However, books are still an essential part to our learning dynamic. If you are out discovering a new career or compiling more information on how to conduct a proper job search–books hold many of these answers. It is imperative then thatContinue reading “Discovering Career/Job Info Through Books”

4 Tips to Improve Your Time Management Skills

Time Management is one of the most important skills to have in your arsenal. The great thing about it is that you already have the potential to be an exceptional time manager because it isn’t a talent but a skill we can get better at. And improvement is key to being a better time manager;Continue reading “4 Tips to Improve Your Time Management Skills”

How to Leverage Your Unique Skill Sets

We all bring something unique to the table when it comes to the workforce. Whether it is being a specialist on in-demand software or having battle-tested retail management experience–all of us have unique skill sets we can leverage for new and better paying opportunities. Where are you needed? You have the skill sets. Check! YouContinue reading “How to Leverage Your Unique Skill Sets”

4 Ways to Getting the Most Out of Your Job Search Resources

Before getting totally immersed in your job search it is important to understand the resources and tools you are using. Here are 4 ways to getting the most out of your job search resources: 1. Google As discussed before Google is perhaps one of your most important resources when you are finding job. Indeed, forContinue reading “4 Ways to Getting the Most Out of Your Job Search Resources”

The Importance of an Entry-level Job in your Career Development

Entry-level positions are a great start in a company. Although hours and pay may not be the best, it gives you a good perspective of a company from the bottom up. Entry-level jobs are just that: a position where the candidate lacks experience. Entry-level jobs are typically good starts for recent graduates, however workers whoContinue reading “The Importance of an Entry-level Job in your Career Development”

Researching: An Invaluable Skill-Set for A Job-Seeker

There are some skill sets we tend to overlook because they usually come naturally to us. Research or researching are terms that are associated with academia. But when we consciously reflect on it, we see that we do research on many things in our lives. If you don’t believe me take a look at yourContinue reading “Researching: An Invaluable Skill-Set for A Job-Seeker”