A Tricky Interview Question that Can Help You Lock Up the Job

A potential employer is going to ask you a lot of questions. And you need to be prepared to answer as clearly and professionally as possible. You may even ask them some questions along the way, and you really should if you weren’t already considering it. But there is one question a hiring manager may… Read more »

One Question to Ask in the Job Interview to Ensure Success

You know there are several questions you should be asking in an interview. But we want to make sure you’re adding this one to the list. “What does your ideal hire accomplish in the first month?” You can even expand this to be 90 days or a year. Why? This question will give you an… Read more »

Looking to Relocate to Texas? This Moving Guide Will Help Your Job Search

The state of Texas, especially around the Dallas area, has been experiencing significant job growth over the last few years. This means many professionals are looking to relocate to the area for better opportunities and quality of life. So, what should you know if you’re thinking about moving to Texas? Before you get started, here… Read more »

Expectations from a Recruiter – What Should You Expect as a Job Candidate?

Have you considered working with a recruiter in your career? Can they help you find a job? Can they become a resource for you and become a valued part of your network? The answers to these questions and more is most certainly yes, but it’s important you live up to your recruiter’s expectations and manage… Read more »

Facebook Groups – Is Your Next Job Posted Here?

Are you missing out on finding local jobs by not joining Facebook groups? Sure, you’re probably using Craigslist and social media, but are you using Facebook Groups to reach out to potential employers in your community? Facebook groups have risen in popularity over the last few years and many cities and towns now have their… Read more »

How Can You Earn a Promotion in Your Call Center Job?

Everyone has ambitions beyond their current job description. You never want to feel stuck in what you’re doing day to day. If you’re working in a call center, you’re probably wondering where you can go from here, but promotions are possible. In order to prove yourself to the call center manager and get to the… Read more »

When Is Temp to Hire the Right Fit for Your Career?

When you’ve been in the job market for some time, you’ve certainly come across temporary-to-hire positions through a local staffing agency. Maybe you’re concerned about the stability of these jobs or how it might impact your resume or long-term career goals. There are many reasons that considering temp to hire is a good idea. So… Read more »

“The Ideal Candidate” – Why You Should Apply When You Don’t Have All of the Skills

Job application paralysis is a real thing. It’s so easy to fall down a rabbit hole when reading job description after job description and second guessing whether or not you’re qualified for the job. In fact, job postings often refer to the concept of the “ideal candidate” when describing what they’re looking for in terms… Read more »

Is It a Bad Idea to Apply for More Than One Job at the Same Company?

There are so many subtle rules when it comes to applying for a job that it can be difficult to determine the best ways to handle your approach. What if you see more than one job listing for the same company? Is it okay to apply for both? The answer is, “Maybe?” So how do… Read more »

What Makes You More Confident? The Scary Answer Will Surprise You

For a long time, a famous and popular shoe company sold their products with the slogan “Just Do It.” They understood that motivation didn’t come first, but action did. The same is true for your overall confidence. It isn’t the possession of confidence that makes you more able to achieve your goals in life, but… Read more »