Is December the Best Time to Find a New Job?

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December’s a great month for a lot of things—buying a new car, avoiding relatives you don’t like, spending too much money, and overeating at holiday parties. But did you also know it’s a great time to find a new job? Counterintuitive, we know. It’s tempting to put off your job search until the New Year. […]


What Do I Need to Do Before I Start Looking for a New Job?

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So you’re thinking about a new job. It’s a daunting endeavor. How do you know where to start? Do you start by updating your resume or do you begin by networking? And if you’re already employed but thinking about quitting, when is too early to tell your current employer? Fortunately, there are a few right […]


Here’s What to Do When You Get Rejected for a Job

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You finally found it! The perfect job! You did everything right – your resume was stellar, you nailed the interview, and you made the right contacts at the company. So, when you get the call (or email) that you didn’t get the job, you’re shocked. Crushed. How do you bounce back? Where do you go […]


8 Tips for Designing a Better Resume

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A resume is the most important document in your career. It’s the first thing potential employers see about you. If it’s not polished and flawless and doesn’t make you seem like the perfect candidate, chances are it’ll get tossed aside in favor of more competitive candidates. So how can you craft a solid resume that […]


Should I Change Jobs? 7 Signs You’re Ready to Leave

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It’s normal to get bored or frustrated with your job. But how do you know when you’ve crossed the line and need to leave? Leaving your job and catapulting your resume into the unknown can be a scary move, so you don’t want to do it on a whim. Here are seven signs that you’re […]


How Can Your Soft Skills Help With a Career in Human Resources?

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Hard, technical skills are important, but there are some jobs, like human resources, where soft skills are just as crucial as more tangible qualifications. You need to communicate and collaborate with a wide range of people, stay positive and work well under pressure. Here are some soft skills that can help you be successful in a human resources career.   Communication  To work well with people, you need be […]


7 Ways to Combat Sleep Deprivation in the Workplace

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Sleep! It’s so important, yet one of the primary needs we sacrifice most. Thanks to Netflix, Instagram and overscheduling, we go to bed later, and wake up earlier to get to work, squeeze in another workout or get kids to daycare before heading into work. That doesn’t even cover sleep disorders, like insomnia and apnea that keep our bodies up at night. A lack […]