What to Expect in Your Manufacturing Position Interview

Having a successful interview for a manufacturing position is essential for impressing the hiring manager and landing the job. While you never know exactly what they’ll throw at you, there are several ways to prepare. Here are some specific topics and questions that are commonly covered. Manufacturing Experience This is usually the first topic a… Read More »

Heading to a Job Fair? Here’s What to Bring

A job fair is the perfect event to network and make contact with recruiters in your industry. But in order for it to be a success, you need to bring some critical items with you. Here’s a list of five specific things to take along. Notes About the Organizations Attending For starters, you’ll want to… Read More »

5 Signs You’re in the Wrong Job

Everyone has an off day at work from time to time. But in some cases, the dissatisfaction is chronic, which can take a toll on your health and happiness. Here’s how you can tell you’re in the wrong job and how to create a plan to move onto a better role. The Thought of Returning… Read More »

Re-Doing a Lengthy Resume

One to two pages. That’s the length most resumes should be in 2019, according to career expert Tom Gerencer. If your resume is any longer than that, you’ll probably want to re-do it and eliminate any non-essentials. Here are some tips to help you with this process to improve your resume dramatically. Only Keep the… Read More »

Choosing Between Two Job Offers

Having two job offers on the table is a good problem to have, but it’s still a problem nonetheless. In this type of situation, you want to really think it through and ensure that you make the right choice. Here are some of the most important factors to look at when choosing between two job… Read More »

How to Find Your Next Job on Social Media

Employers are using social media more and more to attract talent. In fact, “Recruiting via social media is growing with 84 percent of organizations using it currently and nine percent planning to use it.” So it’s an excellent way to connect with employers and find great positions. Here are some tips to find your next… Read More »

Looking for a Change? Try Temporary Employment!

It’s common for an employee to feel a sense of stagnation from time to time — like your career has hit a standstill. Moments like this can feel frustrating and a little confusing. One way to jumpstart your career is with temporary employment. Here are some of the benefits it offers and some specific ways… Read More »

How to Leave a Lasting Impression While on a Temporary Assignment

You’ve just landed a temporary work assignment. Congratulations! Now is the time to work hard and do everything you can to leave a lasting impression. While it won’t guarantee you’ll be brought on permanently, it will certainly help your chances and increases your odds of success. Here are some strategies to follow. Have a Great… Read More »

Master These Soft Skills to Land the Job

There are many factors that determine how successful you are as an employee. Hard skills are huge because they ensure you have the technical abilities to perform the job. But soft skills are arguably just as critical. What Are Soft Skills and Why Are They Important? “Soft skills refer to a cluster of personal qualities,… Read More »

Why You Need to Analyze Your Strengths and Weaknesses

Knowing yourself inside and out is not only important from a personal standpoint, but also for your career development. Understanding your strengths as well as your weaknesses lets you know what you’re good at and what needs improvement. Here’s how to sit down and analyze these traits and how to create a life plan using… Read More »