Turning Monday into an Awesome Day
You probably know how it feels like on a Monday morning. It is a time when you realize that the weekend is over and you have to go back to work. For those who love their job, it is a little bit easier, but it is still challenging to go back to routine after you had a good time with your family and friends. So for most of us, Mondays are u...
How To Get Promoted?
All of the employees dream of getting a promotion one day. It is very unlikely that someone who is granted the position of a manager would dream of working in that role forever. This is nonsense! We all want to progress, develop, and grow professionally. It doesn't matter what kind of company we work for or what industry the company we wo...
LinkedIn Profile: What Recruiters Are Looking For?
More and more business use the Internet as a marketing tool to reach their clients in the environment they spend much of their time. However, it is not the only use of the Internet for companies. Many employers, as well as recruiters, use it for headhunting purposes. Because people spend so much time today in social networks it is a good ...
What if You Can't Quit Because of the Money?
It is important that we enjoy our jobs. Most of us realize that it is almost unbearable to work for a company you hate. But sometimes you've got no choice because the company you hate also pays you a good salary. And many employees are caught in a situation where they want to quit the job but they can't because of the money. There are man...
A Career in Human Resources
It has already become our tradition from time to time to look closer at careers in different fields and industries. It is our pleasure to assist our customers and readers to help with some tough career choices and resume writing challenges. This time we decided to take a closer look at a career in Human Resources. There are many people wh...
Developing Your Leadership Skills
When we are in school we often imagine our future assigning mostly leadership roles to ourselves. Being a leader is something the vast majority of people pursue. For different purposes. But is has always been a gal of many to become a business owner of a big company, a captain of a successful football team, etc. However, leaders are made,...
Turning Weaknesses Into Opportunities
All of us have strong and weak points because we are all humans. There is absolutely nothing wrong with it and every reputable employer is aware of this fact. Some job seekers are trying to show themselves as perfect employees without any drawbacks, but everyone knows the opposite. The question then is how you view your own weaknesses and...
Career Directions: Working for a Small Company
When we think of getting a job (or sometimes even switching jobs) most of the time we imagine ourselves working in a large company. This is so true especially for recent graduates as they apply for their first job. It seems that a job in a big corporation can ensure more job security and access to new opportunities. While this is true the...
About Job-Hopping - Part 2
Most of us change jobs from time to time. In the past, it used to be more stable so people stayed with the companies for a longer period of time. Today though people seek new employments way more often in order to secure a better job and achieve career success by moving up the corporate ladder. Last time we have dwelled on the benefits an...
About Job-Hopping
Job-hopping has always been widely discussed among people who are thinking about future employment and successful career. Despite some differences in the definitions, most agree that a job-hopping boils down to changing jobs frequently. Not so long ago job-hopping was very close in definition to career suicide as hiring authorities discar...