Why Temporary Work Might Be Right for You

Why Temporary Work Might Be Right for You

When you seek job-search advice, most of the information you’ll find assumes you want a stereotypical nine-to-five, 40-hour-a-week, keep-it-as-long-as-they-let-you position. However, there are other options. You might be more suited for temporary work at this point in your career. People sometimes view temp work as a last resort. However, it provides some advantage to full-time,…

Common Mistakes Made When Hiring Temporary Employees

Common Mistakes Made When Hiring Temporary Employees

Using temporary employees provides a meaningful way to supplement and enrich your corporate team. However, it’s up to you to get the most out of these workers. There are common mistakes that companies make when bringing these helpers into the fold that limit their contribution and constrain their productivity. Here are a few of the…

Do You Suffer From the Sunday Scaries? Here are 3 Ways to Fast Track Your New Job Hunt!

Do You Suffer From the Sunday Scaries? Here are 3 Ways to Fast Track Your New Job Hunt!

A job hunt can present a frightening situation, as you search for a way to fast-track your quest for a career-boosting opportunity. The weekend can provide a brief pause in the worry cycle. But the reprise can be all too brief. With Monday looming, and another round of searches and daunting applications, you can succumb…

Create a Winning Company Culture With These Tips

Create a Winning Company Culture With These Tips

Culture infuses everything you do. Your ability to attract and keep employees, entice new customers, build a brand, and ultimately survive as in the marketplace all relate to cultural factors. But that begs the question: how do you create a winning culture? Business success is relatively easy to see. A worthwhile project positively impacts the…

How to Approach Your Answer to “Tell Me About Yourself” in an Interview

How to Approach Your Answer to “Tell Me About Yourself” in an Interview

It’s a classic early-stage interview query, a seemingly simple prompt meant to get the process going. “Tell me about yourself.” But while it often appears like a softball question, many job seekers struggle with the topic. It’s so broad and some open-ended that it becomes dangerous. You can say almost anything you want. That fact…