4 Reasons to Return to Work Instead of Collecting Unemployment

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Like millions of Americans, you’ve been collecting unemployment over the past few months, because you either lost your job or were furloughed due to the pandemic. Now that the economy is slowly starting to reopen, you’re thinking about going back to work. Since there’s still no cure or vaccine for COVID-19, you’re understandably nervous about… Read more »

Questions to Ask Your Employer When Returning to Work

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If you’ve been working from home — or furloughed — due to COVID-19, the thought of going back to work might be a bit overwhelming. While you’re eager to return to a somewhat normal routine, you know there’s a lot of risks involved that weren’t there before the pandemic. Before heading back to your physical… Read more »

4 Ways to Be Happier and More Successful at Work

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You spend a large part of your life at work, so it’s important to be happy there. If you’re currently content, but not super excited about your job, it’s time to change that. A few small adjustments can make a world of difference. Here are a few tips to help you transform a job that’s… Read more »

4 Things You Should Immediately Do After a Job Interview

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You’re about to interview for a job you’re excited about. No doubt, you’ve spent a lot of time preparing for the interview itself, but it’s also important to know how to proceed afterward. Making the right post-interview moves can help solidify the hiring manger’s feeling that you’re the best person for the job. Here’s some… Read more »

5 Tips to Be a Successful Temporary Employee

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Temporary opportunities come with an expiration date, but that doesn’t mean they’re an invitation to slack off. While you’re part of the team, both your behavior and the work you do are a direct reflection of the company. If you make a great impression, temp jobs can change your career for the better. Here’s some… Read more »

4 Tips For Getting the Right Kind of Feedback at a New Job

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You just started a new job, and you really want to make a great impression. Feedback is the best way to find out how you’re doing, but it isn’t always offered freely. Sometimes you have to take matters into your own hands and request it. Of course, there’s a right and wrong way to go… Read more »

4 Benefits of a Temp-to-Hire Career

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You’re ready to find a new job, and like most people, you’re probably laser-focused on permanent positions. What you don’t realize, is failing to expand your horizons can cause you to miss out on opportunities that can change your life for the better. Temp-to-hire jobs offer a variety of benefits that can boost your career…. Read more »

The Top 3 Reasons to Develop a Relationship With Your Co-Workers

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If you don’t know your colleagues, it’s time to change that. You likely spend at least 40 hours per week with these people, so forming relationships with them will enrich your life. When you think about it, this makes sense. Surrounding yourself with people you enjoy and truly care about makes work more fun. If… Read more »

5 Tips to Become Happier at Work

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You spend a lot of your life at work, so it’s important to make it a positive experience. If you aren’t fully satisfied with your job or your work life in general, it’s time to figure out what’s going on and make changes for the better. In some cases, this might mean getting a new… Read more »

What NOT to Include on Your Resume

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Your resume can make or break your chances of getting hired. Since it’s the first impression you make on potential employers, it needs to be sleek, polished, and sell you as the best person for the job. Hiring managers have several key items they look for in resumes, but there’s also plenty of things they… Read more »