Need References? How to Ask Former Employers to Be a Reference

Need References? How to Ask Former Employers to Be a Reference

Employers don’t get much information about job candidates when they make a hiring decision. They’ll take any data they can find. That’s what makes references so important. Your former employer can confirm pertinent resume information and give an idea...
Interview Tips: 5 Ways A Staffing Firm Can Help You Prepare

Interview Tips: 5 Ways A Staffing Firm Can Help You Prepare

Job interviews can be lonely endeavors. You sit alone on one side of a table (or solo in front of your computer) while a panel of strangers quizzes you on your professional history. Who wouldn’t want a friend around when the “what’s your biggest...
Promote Yourself! 5 Ways to Take Your Career To The Next Level

Promote Yourself! 5 Ways to Take Your Career To The Next Level

You can’t always wait for an opportunity to find you. Building a career means creating your own chances for advancement. That way, you can break out of your daily routine and take your professional development to the next level. Timing makes a difference....
How Communication With Leadership is the Key to Career Advancement

How Communication With Leadership is the Key to Career Advancement

Communication is the key to a healthy career. But it’s not enough to build that skill in a general sense. It’s also crucial to target your efforts to the most effective places. By mastering the art of talking to the leaders in your workplace, you unlock the door to...