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What it Takes to Have a Career in Drafting
Dec 04, 2017
Drafting is a rapidly expanding industry, and if you want to succeed, you need to have the right stuff. Drafters develop plans and craft technical drawings for buildings and instru...
The Most Important Qualities of a Successful Manager
Nov 27, 2017
Do you have what it takes to be a successful manager? Regardless of your answer previous question, you will need to engage in certain behaviors and avoid others if you want to be a...
Take Advantage of LinkedIn When Looking for a Job
Nov 16, 2017
LinkedIn is the most popular professional networking website in the world, and it has helped countless individuals take their careers to the next level. If you have been thinking a...
Why Your Company Needs an Expert IT Manager
Nov 13, 2017
Do you currently have someone to manage your IT company? If you answered no, you could be missing out on the multitude of benefits an IT manager can provide. A skilled IT manager c...
Do You Have a Great Idea to Introduce to Your Company? Here's How to do It
Nov 06, 2017
Do you have a revolutionary idea that will change your workplace forever? If you answered yes, your only challenge will be getting your co-workers and supervisors on board. This is...
How to Advance Your Engineering Career
Oct 31, 2017
Do you feel a bit stuck in your engineering career? If your answer is yes, you may want to consider advancing your career. This can be easier said than done, but there are things y...
How to Stand Out on Your First Day of Work
Oct 23, 2017
Your first day of work can be daunting, but in reality, you will need to make a great first impression if you want to your supervisors and co-workers to respect you. This may sound...
Why You Should Impress the Receptionist
Oct 16, 2017
Did you know the receptionist at the company you work for could be instrumental in helping you take your job to the next level? Many people do not, but in reality, your boss probab...
The Benefits of Behavioral Interview Questions
Oct 05, 2017
Everyone dreads interview questions, but as an employer, they can be your best friend. It can be difficult to weed out unfavorable candidates with traditional interview questions, ...
Socializing With Co-Workers Can Benefit Your Career
Oct 02, 2017
For many workers, socializing with co-workers can be a painful experience, but for others, it can be a way to gain new friends and advance your career at the same time. Socializing...
Tips for Putting Together a Great IT Resume
Sep 25, 2017
Do you want a job in technology? If the answer is yes, you will likely be tasked with writing a resume. Hiring managers are often required to read dozens of resumes, and if yours d...
Tips for Improving Productivity at Work
Sep 18, 2017
Would you like to be more productive at work? Most people would answer yes, but in reality, most people don’t know where to start. It can be hard to break a lifetime of bad habit...
How Following Up Can Help You Land the Job
Sep 14, 2017
Have you ever left a job interview feeling uncertain, only to realize a few weeks later the company you interviewed for never called you back? Many people have experienced this sit...
What Employers Look for When Considering a Temporary Employee for a Permanent Position
Sep 07, 2017
Have you ever wondered what employers look for in a temporary employee? If you have, you aren’t alone, and in many cases, the most daunting aspect of an interview is trying to pr...
How to Get Involved With the Company Culture as a Temporary Employee
Aug 28, 2017
As a temporary employee, you may be feeling like an outsider at your current job, especially if there is no chance of your position becoming permanent. This sort of feeling is norm...
How to Bounce Back From a Nasty Interviewer
Aug 24, 2017
Let’s face it – regaining your footing after an unpleasant job interview can be difficult. Searching for a new job is hard, and to make matters worse, every interviewer you enc...
How Recent College Grads Can Network to Find Engineering Opportunities
Aug 15, 2017
Many recent college graduates have difficulty finding engineering jobs, even though they are educated and qualified to do the work. This can be frustrating, and the first thing man...
Sharpen Your Game- Tips for All Employees in the Workplace
Aug 09, 2017
Just like a snowball rolling down a hill, since the country has moved into a tighter economic situation, our job market has tightened up too. The major impact might hit you in the...
Reasons Why You Should Create Separate Professional Social Media
Aug 01, 2017
These days, it seems as if everyone has at least one social media profile. There is nothing wrong with this, especially since social media allows individuals to keep in touch with ...
How to Prevent Fatigue During a Lengthy IT Assignment
Jul 28, 2017
It is normal to become tired during a long workday, especially when you are forced to work on the same assignment for an extended period of time. During long IT assignments, you ma...
Why a Temporary Position Might Be the Bet Option for a Recent Graduate
Jul 27, 2017
Recent college graduates look forward to landing a fulfilling career they can be proud of. For most graduates, temporary positions never come to mind, but contrary to popular belie...
What You Should Do If You Are Late to an Interview for a Temporary Position
Jul 27, 2017
Life can be unpredictable at times, and even the most organized and punctual person can end up running late. Unfortunately, running late for a job interview can ruin your chances o...
Tips on Showing Your Personality in a Professional Interview
Jul 20, 2017
Interviews can be intimidating, and many job seekers are surprised to find that modern employers look for more than immaculate credentials now. Of course, credentials will always m...
How to Prepare for Behavioral Questions
Jun 23, 2017
Behavioral interview questions have no right or wrong answers – theoretically. However, there usually is an answer the interviewer wants to hear, and if you don’t provide it, y...
Picking the Right References
Jun 23, 2017
So, you’ve aced the interview and background check, and the only thing left to do is provide references to your future employer. You are excited about your next big career change...
What to Ask on the Phone Interview
Jun 23, 2017
As an employer, you need to treat a phone interview like an in-person interview if you want to hire the best fit for a job. This can be difficult, especially since you can’t see ...
Career Advice for Engineers
Jun 23, 2017
Are you an engineer who wants to take your career to the next level? If your answer is yes, there are ways to increase your value as an employee and learn more about yourself at th...
Have You Googled Yourself?
Jun 23, 2017
Google is a great resource, and it seems as if it can help you find information about virtually anything. This immediate access to information is a great thing for our society, as ...
Dealing With Different Interviewers' Personalities
Jun 23, 2017
Job interviews tend to be structured, but what many workers don’t realize is the personality of the interviewer can have a major impact on their interviewing style. This may soun...
How to Network as a Temporary Employee
Jun 23, 2017
Networking is an essential part of the business world, and if done correctly, it can set you on the path to more money, influence and professional prestige. However, many employees...
How to Resign Your Temp Job Properly
Jun 23, 2017
Good work; you’ve found a permanent position that can provide for you financially! This is great news, but unfortunately, you now have to resign from your current temporary posit...
What you Can't Afford to Do in an Engineering Interview
Jun 23, 2017
Interviews are usually not fun, but they can make or break your chances of getting hired. For this reason, there are certain behaviors you will want to avoid before and during your...
3 Resume Tips for Engineering Candidates
May 26, 2017
It can be tempting to think of a resume as a low-effort part of your job search. Many job seekers just blandly list their education, last employment, and technical skills. That may...
Unemployed for a While? Address it in the Interview the Right Way
May 24, 2017
Too often, job-seekers struggle to explain long-term gaps in employment during an interview. For many, this leads to a loss in confidence, and rejection after rejection. Although w...
Seeking an IT Position? Market Your Teamwork Skills
May 16, 2017
The information technology job market is red hot, with over half a million job openings in the U.S. If you’re looking to land a new job in IT, your best bet is to emphasize your ...
How To Show Long-Term Interest in an Interview
May 15, 2017
You get the call to come in for a job interview. And it’s a perfect job, one that that matches your skills, experience and ambition. You may be surprised to learn that showing lo...
Unemployed for a While? Address it in the Interview the Right Way
May 01, 2017
Too often, job-seekers struggle to explain long-term gaps in employment during an interview. For many, this leads to a loss in confidence, and rejection after rejection. Although w...
The Untruths of Temp Myths
Apr 07, 2017
There are many myths surrounding the temporary job market that causes an applicant to shy away from these positions. These myths simply aren’t true. In fact, you may be surprised...
How To Show Long Term Interest in an Interview
Feb 24, 2017
You get the call to come in for a job interview. And it’s a perfect job, one that that matches your skills, experience and ambition. You may be surprised to learn that showing lo...
Temping Dos and Don'ts
Jan 10, 2017
With the economy on the rebound, there are more temp jobs available than ever. Working as a temp can be an excellent opportunity to build your resume, experience a new workplace an...
5 Marketable Job Skills You Didn't Know You Had
Jan 03, 2017
Want to stand out from the pack in your job search? Try discussing your marketable job skills during your next interview.
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