How to assess your career skills in six easy steps

How to assess your career skills in six easy steps Want hiring managers to swoon over you? First, you have to figure out exactly what makes you so awesome at what you do. Many job seekers have a hard time taking a step back, looking at themselves in the mirror, and scrutinizing what they see. […]

Your Leadership Skills Matter to Your Employees

Your leadership skills aren’t just something to cultivate for a resume. They are a set of skills that should be exercised each day to make you better manager and leader. As you demonstrate your leadership skills, you will make yourself more approachable, more memorable, and your workers may also start to practice the skills you […]

Interview tips: 6 tips to improve interview performance

Interview tips: 6 tips to improve interview performance Do you know how to make your case to an interviewer? Follow these 6 interview tips to boost your chances of landing the job The day has come: You found an awesome job, applied, and got a call from a real-live human being who wants to meet with […]

The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Workforce Solutions

The practice of outsourcing has become quite popular for all kinds of companies, small and large. Not everything can, or should, be outsourced. In fact, frivolous outsourcing can create problems, but when done strategically, the practice can help your company meet or exceed goals. From saving money, to staying focused, there are several smart reasons […]

9 good questions to ask in an interview

9 good questions to ask in an interview Interviews aren’t just about giving the right answers—they’re about asking the right questions The landscape for job seekers today can be difficult. In other words, if you want a job today, the hard work starts when you prepare for the interview. That means not just nailing the interview questions you […]

Why is Work-Life Balance so Tough Sometimes?

“Work-Life Balance” is one of those phrases that most workers think about every day and have as a primary goal in their life, even if they don’t call it by name. It’s also vague because it means something different to each person. What is Work-Life Balance? At it’s core, work-life balance is a spin-off of […]

Nonverbal communications: Escape the pitfalls

Nonverbal communications: Escape the pitfalls Body language can leave a lasting impression. So sit up straight and follow our tips to send the right message. It begins even before you say your first word in an interview. As the interviewer walks toward you to shake hands, an opinion is already being formed. And as you sit […]

5 Ways to Creating a Safe & Productive Work Environment

No matter the size of your company, workplace safety is extremely important. A safe environment promotes peace of mind, and also productivity. While it might take some time and extra effort to set up safety policies, guidelines, and protocols, it will go a long way in fostering a positive work environment for your employees. Be […]

How to intentionally build break times into your workday

How to intentionally build break times into your workday When you feel like you can’t catch a break, you need to give yourself one. And you need to give yourself a lot more than one each day in order to thrive. Here are five types of breaks that you can intentionally schedule into your life […]

Why Having an Updated Resume is Important

An employer’s first impression of you begins the moment you submit your application and resume. A well-crafted resume should contain enough information to interest potential employers and hopefully land you a job interview. It doesn’t matter if you are applying for a manufacturing job, retail work or a management position, employers will likely ask for […]