The Pros and Cons of Having an Infographic Resume

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Resumes have evolved a lot over the years. One of the more recent trends is for candidates to create an infographic resume, which incorporates visual elements like icons, charts and graphics. But is this the right type of resume for you? Let’s take a look at the pros and cons to find out. The Pros… Read more »

Traits and Skills You Need to Become Indispensable

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Many employees are valued and are considerable assets to the company they work for. But very few are indispensable, which according to the Cambridge Dictionary means, “Someone that is so good or important that you could not manage without him or her.” Getting to this level not only means great job security, it can be… Read more »

How to Manage Anxiety in the Workplace

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Anxiety is a common issue that countless people deal with both in their personal lives and at work. In fact, the Anxiety and Depression Association of America reports, “Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults, or 18.1 percent of the population every year. If you are experiencing… Read more »

How to Successfully Navigate a Career Transition

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Odds are you’ll make a career transition at some point. Career change coach, Natasha Stanley even goes so far to say that this is the norm new. According to her, “The single career path or job-for-life certainly isn’t dead, but it’s becoming more and more likely that people will go through at least one career… Read more »

Don’t Get Stumped By Unusual Interview Questions

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We’ve all experienced it at some point – off-the-wall interview questions that come out of left field. They can leave you reeling and send you scrambling to come up with answers. But don’t let unusual interview questions throw you off you’re a-game. Here’s how to properly respond. Buy Yourself Some Time Answering right away isn’t… Read more »

How to be Fully Prepared for a Warehouse Interview

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Like most job interviews, a big part of succeeding at a warehouse interview is properly preparing. This should ensure you make a positive impression on your interviewer and you’re ready for whatever comes your way. Here are few specific things you should do when preparing for a warehouse interview. Research the Company The first thing… Read more »

3 Tips for Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search

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It’s incredibly important to make sure your LinkedIn profile is complete and up-to-date. This starts by adding a professional headshot, because profiles with a professional headshot receive 14 times more views than those without. When filling out the various sections of your profile such as experience, interests, skills and endorsements, be as thorough as possible… Read more »

3 Tips For Getting Your Resume Noticed Quickly

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As soon as a recruiter looks at your resume, you literally have seconds to impress them and capture their attention. Six seconds to be exact. That’s the average length of time a recruiter looks at a resume. Here are some actionable tips to ensure that your resume stands out from the rest. What the Data… Read more »

Five Ways to Stand Out at a Temporary Position

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One of your biggest goals after landing a temporary position is to stand out. You want to make a great impression and prove you’re an asset in hopes of being brought on permanently. Here are some ways to accomplish this and land long-term jobs with the most desirable employers. Research the Company  You can start… Read more »