How To Stay Current For Interviewing in Today’s Job Market

December 27th, 2013

Has it been awhile since you’ve been on the job hunt? There have been a lot of changes over the past few decades, so if you want to be considered a viable candidate, you’ll have to adjust to the new rules. Today, it’s all about social media and digital resumes and – well, before you… Read More

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Costing You Jobs?

December 20th, 2013

Take a look at your LinkedIn profile. Have you used the word “responsible”? Do you describe yourself as strategic or creative? You’re not alone. Which is a problem. Millions of other people use the same exact words on their LinkedIn profiles, according to the site itself. The most overused buzzword of 2013 was “responsible,” which… Read More

Can A Mentor Help You Get Ahead in Your Career?

December 13th, 2013

The short, simple answer to the question in the title is “Yes.” But maybe you’re wondering how? A mentor can help you: learn about and adapt to a company’s culture when you’re new on the job. get ahead by offering advice. become involved in highly visible projects. Many companies have formal mentoring programs that pair… Read More

5 Simple Ways to Keep Employees Focused on Continuous Improvement

December 6th, 2013

Companies seeking ways to enhance their processes, products or services often embrace the concept of continuous improvement (CI) programs. But those programs will only work if your employees buy into them. Here are five strategies to keep your employees focused on the future and engaged in bettering both their own work and the performance of… Read More