A Blog for Job Seekers

Articles, tips and best practices especially for candidates.

Temporary Employment is Making a Comeback

  • December 30, 2019

When you think of temporary employment, do you picture a montage of terrible jobs—assistant butcher, official stamp licker at your local post office, or zookeeper for a set of temperamental rhinos? Thankfully, that’s not what today’s temporary employment looks like. The workplace has evolved over the last few decades and so has temporary staffing. Traditional […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Workplace Emails [infographic]

  • August 20, 2019

How do you write a professional email without sounding stiff? How do you maintain a friendly tone without sounding too casual? Check out our latest infographic to learn the do’s and don’ts of workplace emails.

6 Steps to Writing the Perfect Business Email

  • August 5, 2019

A staggering 269 billion emails are sent every day and this number is projected to keep growing! In the office, emails have slowly replaced other forms of communication, including fax, mail, and even formal memos. During this transformation, emails have also become more casual. Emoji use increased by 775% between 2015 and 2016, and it’s […]

5 Tips to Avoid Distractions at Work [infographic]

  • July 16, 2019

Workplace distractions can take your day from awesome to awful. Nobody likes walking out of the office feeling like their to-do list has only grown. When you have an important project or a pending due date, the best thing to do is commit, focus, and get it done! Here are out top five tips for […]

5 Tips to Avoid Distractions at Work

  • July 2, 2019

Donuts in the break room, a hilarious coworker, a text message from your family, Facebook—distractions are everywhere, and they can add up to a significant decrease in productivity. Sometimes you just need to focus. Whether you have an important deadline, a big project, or simply want to prove how good you are at your job, […]

Body Language [infographic]

  • May 17, 2019

The human brain is wired to pick up on body language cues. Even if you’re saying all the right things, you might make a poor impression if your posture is communicating something different. Check out our latest infographic to learn more about what you should and should NOT do during an interview.

What your body language says about you during an interview

  • May 13, 2019

It not just about WHAT you say during an interview, but HOW you say it. Hiring managers and interviewers have already screened your resume for hard skills and work experience. Instead of focusing on these, you should spend your interview showing that you have the confidence, intelligence, and character to take on any challenge and […]