4 Repetitive Strain Injuries & How to Avoid Them

When you’re performing the same tasks again and again, it can put a strain on certain muscles or parts of your body. This can lead to inflammation, pain and even long-term damage.  The good news is that there are ways to avoid this. Here’s a look at the four most common kinds of workplace repetitive strain injuries… Read More »

Tips For Landing The Job You Want During The Summer

Summer is just around the corner and if you’re interested in employment during the course of it, now’s the time to start looking. If you don’t, you’ll be up against a lot of competition and have slimmer pickings in terms of opportunities. To help you find that summer job that’s a good fit for you,… Read More »

What to Do if You Think Someone is Impaired at Work

During the course of your workday, there might be a number of situations that arise that are hard to deal with. One of them involves when you think a co-worker is impaired. Should you bite your tongue or blow the whistle? Here are some tips to keep in mind:  Educate yourself about the signs.  Before you jump… Read More »

7 Reasons You Should Take A Temporary Position

If you’re on the hunt for a new job, you might be focusing on full-time opportunities only. But if you also widen your search and look at temporary jobs, you could end up with a position you love, faster. Here are seven reasons why temporary employment can offer great opportunity for you:    Reason #1: You can learn about different fields… Read More »

What You Should Do If You Didn’t Get The Job You Wanted

You aced your interview and thought you’d definitely get a call with an offer. Unfortunately, the call that did come wasn’t what you expected.   It’s normal to be disappointed and even frustrated or depressed about the situation. After all, you invested a lot of time and effort into this potential opportunity. So go ahead and process… Read More »

6 Ways To Win Your Temporary Job Assignment

 When you have a temporary job, it’s a great way to get to know the inner workings of a company, all without commitment. If you’ve decided it’s a place where you’d like to snag a full-time role, what steps can you take to get there? Here are six tips for turning your temporary job into a more permanent… Read More »

Workplace Safety is Shifting: Find Out How

The workplace has changed dramatically in just the past 10 years alone. There’s a huge boost in mobility, with employees distributed in various parts of the region or even the country. Communication can, therefore, sometimes be a factor in diminished safety.   Here are four ways how to ensure it stays a priority at your company:  Embrace the… Read More »

5 Skills You Didn’t Know You Had

When you’re applying for your first full-time job or you are entering a new field, it’s easy to feel intimidated. Lack of work experience in your industry can feel like a huge obstacle to overcome. The good news? You’ve built a lot of transferable skills over the years – skills that employers are looking for in new… Read More »

Resume Help: Filling The Gaps

If you are ready to embark on a job search but you have gaps in your work history, don’t panic. In today’s market, it is common for applicants to have gaps. People often take time off to raise children, care for a sick relative, or attend school. They may have been laid off, or they could work in… Read More »

Is A Staffing Agency Interview Different From One With A Company?

When you schedule an interview with a staffing agency, you probably have a lot of questions about what the process will be like, especially if you have never worked with a staffing or recruiting firm before. Here is what to expect and how to prepare for a staffing agency interview.   Treat It Like A Regular Job Interview … Read More »