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Education is said to be an investment in your future. There are many reasons to get an education, but one of the most convincing reasons is to better prepare yourself for a career. In today’s job market, candidates want to stand out as much as possible, but even with all the experience in the world,… Read more »

Effective communication is the foundation of strong leadership. No matter how intelligent you are, or how many good ideas you have, if leaders can’t communicate properly with their team, all knowledge and ideas become irrelevant. Communication barriers in the workplace mean nothing will ever get done. Poor communication impacts motivation, morale and productivity. If you… Read more »

Previously, we talked about why an employer may be interested in hiring a temporary employee. However, an employee may wonder why they should accept a temporary assignment. While the benefits from a temporary assignment could be questionable to some, there are definitely pros to working short-term jobs. According to a study by CareerBuilder, temporary employment… Read more »

Businesses succeed by harnessing creative, inventive ways to progress and grow. The same old hat just doesn’t work in the 21st century. All companies, especially small business and start-ups, must learn to play smart and discover ways to utilize every resource that can boost that bottom line. Enter the temporary employee – a time and… Read more »

We’re living in the age of the smartphone and social networking sites. While many individuals are using these technologies for their personal entertainment, the trend is moving to where social media is growing more popular for professional purposes. This is very important for job seekers to keep in mind, especially as many recruiters, including us… Read more »

Sometimes, we open our doors and opportunity is standing there, and sometimes we have to go out and hunt for it. For many job seekers, searching for the right employment opportunity can take more hunting than planned. When the job search stalls out, you may feel as if your whole life, not just your career,… Read more »

If you’ve been job hunting, there’s no doubt you’ve been working very closely with your resume. Your resume gives you the opportunity to showcase why you’re the best person for the job. Even though we recently provided you with a Resume Cheat Sheet, we didn’t touch upon one of the biggest resume questions that seem… Read more »

When you work with industrial workers and skilled technicians, you have to use a variety of management techniques. To be in charge, and more importantly, in control, of this group, you must simultaneously be “one of the guys” and the one in charge. Industrial managers need to be firm and tough, but understanding. In order… Read more »

Think of your resume like a story – your story, in fact. It is the tale of your professional experience and work ethic. You want that story to be good, as it conveys your potential value to a hiring team or prospective employer. A professional, polished resume opens the doors to possibilities. However, that resume… Read more »

Light industrial work can be a challenging career path, but it is also very rewarding. Light industrial workers are the gears that keep the whole company moving. However, when these jobs sometimes get repetitive, your crew can lose focus and motivation. When this happens, you risk seeing a shortage in productivity and job satisfaction. Motivating… Read more »