Job Searching While Employed: How to Utilize Your Network—Discreetly

October 26th, 2012

Looking for a new job is a full-time job itself. You need to check various job websites regularly, tailor your cover letter for each job when submitting your resume, and find time for interviewing. If you’re currently employed, this all becomes more complicated—especially since you have to keep your job search under wraps. You don’t… Read More

Getting the Most Out of Your Partnership with Your Staffing Firm

October 19th, 2012

The whole idea behind working with a staffing company is to make your work life easier, but it’s important that you take the time to lay the groundwork. If you rarely communicate with your staffing firm of choice, if you only talk to them when you’re in a pinch, or if you don’t communicate your… Read More

Got Questions? You Should!

October 12th, 2012

At some point, in every job interview, the interviewer should ask you if you have any questions. And you should have some. In fact, you should have – and ask – questions of potential employers throughout the hiring process! Before the Interview When you get a call from a hiring manager about coming in for… Read More

Why You Should Consider a Seasonal Job

October 5th, 2012

Being unemployed or underemployed around the holidays doesn’t have to be a bad thing! You’re in a unique position to take advantage of employers who need holiday help. You may be able to get your foot in the door at a company that doesn’t seem to be hiring full time. You may think that only… Read More