2020? Time to Clean Up Your Social Media Profile.

What are your career goals for 2020? If you are planning to launch a job search or try for a promotion, it may be time to clean up your social media profile. Here’s where to begin. Review Your Current Accounts According to a 2018 survey, 70 percent of employers use social media to screen candidates… Read More »

Important OSHA Updates for 2020

January is a wonderful time to review your workplace safety policy. But do you know what standards have changed recently? Here’s a list of important OSHA updates for 2020. The New Beryllium Standard Beryllium is a steel-grey metal used in high-speed aircraft, missiles, and communication satellites. Beryllium also is highly toxic. Overexposure to beryllium can… Read More »

What Do You Want to Accomplish? How to Set Career Goals for the New Year.

Where would you like your career to go in 2020? You may have ambitious plans. But, what can you do to make those aspirations a reality? Here’s how to set and accomplish career goals for the new year. Reflect on the Past Twelve Months As American astronomer, Carl Sagan once said, “You have to know… Read More »

I Need a Job, But the Offer Wasn’t Right… What Should I Do?

When you’re searching for employment, accepting an offer seems like a no brainer. Unfortunately, sometimes, life isn’t that simple. What should you do if you need a job, but the offer wasn’t right? Ask Yourself, “How Badly Do I Need This Position?” If you’re currently unemployed and your job search has been going on for… Read More »

8 Things to NEVER Say During an Interview

Job hunting is stressful. And, it’s easy to slip up along the way. If you want to make sure you stay in the running for a position, check out this list of 8 things to NEVER say during an interview. 1. Sorry, I’m late. Employers assume you will be on your best behavior during the… Read More »

5 Reasons an Employment Agency is Right For Your Business in 2020

Are you wondering if working with an employment agency is right for you? With the new year approaching, now is a smart time for your organization to ask this question. Here are five top benefits a staffing firm can offer. 1. Find Top Talent in a Tight Labor Market This past September, the unemployment rate… Read More »

Is Your Resume Going Straight to the Trash? Tips to Updating Your Resume.

Updating your resume takes time and effort. And after all that work, you’re hoping for the best results. To make sure your resume stays out of the trash can, ask yourself these five questions. Are you qualified for the job? Sometimes people land a position without all the right qualifications. Even so, hiring managers are… Read More »

Money-Saving Tips for the Holiday Season

With December only days away, the holidays are almost here. Of course, that means gifts, parties and family gatherings as well as LOTS of extra expenses. So, what can you do to keep your seasonal spending under control? Make a List (and Check It Twice) One of the biggest problems with holiday expenses is you… Read More »

3 Tips to Get You Through Unemployment

Maybe you are struggling to land your first job? Maybe you were laid off or fired? Or, maybe you quit to escape a tough situation? Regardless of the circumstances, unemployment can make you feel terrible. Are you struggling to cope with this setback? Use these strategies to get back on the road to success. Recognize… Read More »

Winter Is Coming: 5 Warehouse Safety Tips for the Colder Weather

When your warehouse job takes you both indoors and outdoors, you know different seasons bring different hazards. While heat is a problem in the summer, colder temperatures can cause difficulties in December, January and February. To help protect yourself and your coworkers during this cooler winter season, follow these five safety tips. 1. Keep Walkways… Read More »