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5 Easy Tips for More Mindfulness

Posted by on 7:00 am in Blog, General Advice

5 Easy Tips for More Mindfulness

Searching for a new job comes with a lot of moving parts. Your resume has to be ready to go, you need to be ready to give a great interview and you can’t forget the follow up! There can be a never-ending to-do list of items to balance. And that long list can easily overwhelm you if you don’t have systems in place to keep your calm, practice mindfulness and check off all those to-dos. So...

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10 Interview Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

Posted by on 7:00 am in Blog, Interviewing Tips

10 Interview Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

There are a lot of things you can’t prepare for in life, but the interview for a potential new job should not be one of them. Sure, you may not know all the questions your potential new employer may ask you, but if you focus on the answers to these ten questions, you’re well on your way to being prepared to answer any that may come your way.   1. Tell me about yourself. Don’t get...

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6 Tips to Strengthen Your Resume

Posted by on 7:00 am in Blog, General Advice

6 Tips to Strengthen Your Resume

Recruiters spend an average of three minutes and 14 seconds on a candidate’s resume, according to a survey by the New College of the Humanities. That same study said that one in five recruiters makes up their mind on a candidate within 60 seconds of reading a candidate’s resume. With stats like that, getting your resume in order will greatly increase your chances of working with a recruiter...

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Top 4 Tips When Following Up with Your Recruiter

Posted by on 7:00 am in Blog, Interviewing Tips

Top 4 Tips When Following Up with Your Recruiter

Following up after a job interview can feel like you’re doing a dance. It can be tricky. You don’t want to be too bold, but you don’t want to come across as uninterested either. This is why working with a recruiter can help relieve the pressure from the job search and solve the eternal question of how to follow up effectively. Working with a recruiter means having a coach in your corner....

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5 New Year’s Resolutions to Help You Land a Job

Posted by on 8:00 am in Blog, General Advice

5 New Year’s Resolutions to Help You Land a Job

Like the saying goes, “To get something new, you’ll have to do something new.” The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to build new habits as you search for a job. If you didn’t find that perfect job for you last year, these resolutions can be the guiding force to get you back on track. 1. Create a long-term relationship you can count on. One of the best things you can resolve to...

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6 Easy Steps for Job Success in the New Year

Posted by on 7:00 am in Blog, General Advice

6 Easy Steps for Job Success in the New Year

If you don’t think the holidays are a good time to search for a job, think again. Using your holiday time off is a smart and efficient way to make the most out of your break. Employers may be going on vacation, but with a little forethought, you can use your downtime to prep for success in the new year and land your next job. Here are six ways to successfully prep for your job search in the new...

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Balancing School and Work

Posted by on 2:28 pm in Blog, General Advice

Work can be stressful. School can be stressful. So what do you do when you have work andschool at the same time? It’s tough to keep track of both when you’re under pressure, so here are a few tips on how to make balancing school and work easier.   Get a Planner Planners are essential when it comes to keeping track of all the due dates coming up. Whether it’s the calendar on your...

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What To Do When There’s Nothing To Do

Posted by on 4:03 pm in Blog, General Advice

We’ve all had those days where it seems all productivity has come to an abrupt halt. Suddenly you realize that you’ve finished all the work you can do at the moment and you have nothing to do. That may sound like a good thing, but it won’t be long before boredom sets in and you’re dying for some task to pass the time. Luckily, there are things you can do to make time fly by and help your...

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The Five Things I Learned From My IT Guy!

Posted by on 4:25 pm in Blog, General Advice

  I was extremely frustrated! My computer was slow to start and froze whenever I used it. The breaking point for me came when no matter what I did or which keys I pressed, my computer would refuse to re-start or shut down. That’s when I called the Help Desk Technician and in just about no time he had my computer up and running and taught me some steps and preventative measures to ensure...

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So You Landed The Job! Now what?

Posted by on 3:38 pm in Blog, General Advice

You aced the interviews and got the job. Congratulations! Now learn the secrets on how to keep the position you worked so hard to get by following these six tips: Nothing is Beneath You First rule of thumb, never say “That’s not my job”.  So what, if filing was not in your original job description? The employee that is willing to do a job that is considered below his or her role is sure to...

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