How to Make the Most Out of Your Post-Interview Thank-You Note

You know the rule. Always write a thank-you note after an interview (and you should), but some notes are better than others. What’s the secret to a perfect letter? Here are nine tips. 1. Say Thank You Although this may seem obvious, expressing your gratitude goes a long way. Interviewing is time-consuming and stressful for… Read More »

Closing Questions To Help You Understand Company’s Management Style

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Interviews often focus on companies. “Will you (the employee) be a good fit for this organization?” is a common question. However, interviews are a two-way street. You need to find out, “Is this organization a good fit for me?” Many employers end an interview by inquiring, “Do you have any questions?” This is an opportunity… Read More »

5 of the Hottest Manufacturing Jobs in 2018

Many people associate manufacturing in the United States with the words layoffs and automation. However, the number of production jobs has grown since early 2017 with 37,000 new positions added in July 2018 alone. If you are considering a job in manufacturing, here are five best bets according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational… Read More »

How to Create a Workplace Safe From Sexual Harassment

Recent stories about celebrities, such as Matt Lauer and Harvey Weinstein, have made sexual harassment a top issue. It’s clear. Companies must find better ways to protect their workers. What Is Sexual Harassment? The exact definition of sexual harassment can be elusive, but generally breaks down into two categories. Quid Pro Quo – Quid Pro… Read More »