May 3, 2020

Job Search

In the midst of the Coronavirus crisis, many people are now being put in situations they probably haven’t experienced before. One possible situation that people are confronting is being furloughed. But do you know what this term means? It’s OK if you don’t! I myself have never heard of the term before this pandemic, but […]

What is Furlough?

March 30, 2020

Resumes and CV

According to a study done by Udemy in 2018, it was found that many of its survey respondents believed there was a skill gap in the U.S. (84%) and about 40% of them felt affected by it. With numbers so high in an issue like this, it’s easy to see why job applicants would want […]

Why You Shouldn’t Lie on Your Resume

March 8, 2020

Search

Whether it’s in person or over the phone, it’s crucial that you are prepared. This includes researching the interviewer, company, and prepping for all the questions they may ask you. First impressions are the most important so we’re trying to make sure you are telling your best story. These are some questions you should ask […]

Questions You Should Ask the Recruiter

March 8, 2020

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There’s more to working at a company than the pay and benefits. Many people forget about the company culture and the workplace environment. Our friends over at the balance careers even go so far as to say it is one of the most important factors when determining employee satisfaction. If you don’t fit in with […]

Avoiding a Toxic Workplace

March 1, 2020

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Our mental health is one of the most important factors that keep us going at work. However, there may be external factors that we can’t control which can affect us and potentially cause us physical/mental harm. We may not experience it ourselves, but bullies at work are very much a real issue! Some examples of […]

Dealing with Bullies at Work

March 1, 2020

Networking

In 2020, workplaces are getting much more casual. Attire is less strict and employers are straying away from traditional norms. However, even in this changing environment, you should still be mindful of workplace professionalism. With your coworkers you can afford to be more friendly. Additionally, you can even be friendly with the boss. However, there’s […]

Phrases You Should Avoid With Your Boss