Interview Questions Prep: “Why Are You Leaving Your Current Job?”

If you’re in the market for a new job, you probably know how important it is to prepare for interviews. Though you can never predict what you’ll be asked, some questions are more common than others. One you are extremely like to hear is, “Why are you leaving your current job?” Here’s what to think […]

Stop Living for Just the Weekend

Everyone goes through phases of feeling sick of their job. We’ve all been through a lot in the past year, so these normal feelings are even more common right now. If you’re abjectly miserable, it may be time to move on to a new position. But if you’re feeling restless and out of sorts, here […]

Are Resumes Needed to Get a Job?

If you’re looking for a light industrial position, you might wonder if a resume is really necessary. Can’t you just go down to the company and fill out an application instead? Unfortunately, in today’s workplace, a resume is typically a basic requirement. Here are some reasons why. Showing Your Skills and Experience Much more than […]

Is Your 9-to-5 Becoming Monotonous? Here Are Some Tips

Once upon a time, you were excited about your job. You enjoyed getting up in the morning, and your workdays flew by effortlessly. You couldn’t stop telling your friends all the good things about your career.   But now you’re quoting a song title from the late, great B.B. King, “The Thrill is Gone.”   What went […]

The Importance of Working at a Company Where You Enjoy Your Co-Workers

Think about all the time you spend at work each week. It’s not unusual that you would be on the job for more hours than you’re with your family. That being the case, there are good reasons to have a quality relationship with those around you—your co-workers.   Enjoying your work is directly linked to liking your co-workers. […]

5 Tips to Handling Office Happy Hour With Class & Expertise

Maybe you’ve been invited to several after-work happy hours in the past, and you’ve chosen not to attend. You may not be comfortable at those gatherings, and you reason that since it’s not during paid working hours, you aren’t required to attend. While all this might be true, you may want to rethink your decision […]