Three Things You Can Do For Your Job Search That Your Resume Can’t

While it is almost universally acknowledged that a strong resume enhances employment potential, it is often “soft skills” that can make or break a job search.  Simply put, soft skills encompass emotional intelligence.  High academic scores and honors are desirable, of course.  But, emotional intelligence during a job search and after hiring is a key… Read More »

Five Ways to Stay Motivated at Work

Last year, a Gallup survey found nearly 1 in 4 employees feels burned out, either always or often.  While a lack of motivation may not always be caused by feeling “burned out,” there is little doubt that finding it difficult to stay motivated at work is a common issue. Fortunately, it is an issue that… Read More »

How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

After you’ve spent hours polishing your resume and contacting potential references, the next critical step you’ll likely face in the hiring process is the phone interview. Hiring executives and recruiters often use the phone interview as an important step in the screening process.  In particular, they use phone interviews to give them a sense of… Read More »