If you’re a morning person, you probably already have a pretty good wake-up schedule. You rise to greet the day, enjoy your favorite warm beverage, and get working. But not everyone is a morning person, and some of us need a little extra boost to start our morning off right. If you’re looking for new… Read more »
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Better Questions to Ask Than “Tell Me About Yourself.”
Interviewing is a complex process. It can be hard to think of the right questions to ask a candidate to ensure that you’re hiring the right person for the job. But the questions you ask should provide an opportunity to gain important insight into a candidate’s background and skillset. So, beyond “Tell me about yourself,”… Read more »
Is Your Social Media Employer Proof?
In the age of digital communications and social media, job seekers need to consider the implications of what they have available to the public on the internet. Some companies do check public profiles before making hiring decisions, including your Instagram, Twitter, and even public Facebook feeds. Are you confident that they will make you an… Read more »
Pros of Interviewing for A Position You Don’t Think You Want
If you’re job hunting, you’re probably pretty aware of what is and isn’t a waste of your time. You may have been invited to interview for a position you don’t think you want. Your gut instinct tells you to say no, but what if there were benefits to this exercise. There are several pros of… Read more »
Bosses, Are You Still Keeping Up with These 4 Things?
As a manager, you’re expected to wear a lot of hats and keep up with some major trends in the marketplace. Along with your own skills and management style, you’ll want to bring other information to the table in your current job or throughout your career. What are the most important things you should be… Read more »
The Interview: Why Being Yourself Is Best
Saying what you think an employer wants to hear in an interview can feel like a good idea at the time. But it may not be your best bet to landing the job of your dreams. It’s important that you feel empowered and comfortable being yourself or you may find yourself in a situation that… Read more »
Our Top Advice for Employers from 2018
Each year, we aim to provide the very best professional advice for employers throughout the Dallas area. We want to curate content that will benefit local businesses and help them hire and retain the top employees currently available. Before we kick off the new content for 2019, we wanted to take a look back at… Read more »
Onboarding Costs – Do You Know What They Really Are?
Onboarding is the act of bringing a new employee into your company. It typically involves orientation, training, personnel paperwork, and other sundry items. All of those things cost money, but do you know how much? Understanding the costs of onboarding will help you eliminate unnecessary spending, make good hiring choices from the start, and maximize… 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 »
Employee Reviews – How Are Glassdoor and Other Sites Affecting Your Hiring and Retention?
In the summer of 2007, a website was started to allow employees to rate their current and former employers. That site, Glassdoor, launched a revolution that provides job seekers a chance to see what it’s like to work somewhere before they even submit a resume. With such an emphasis on employee and corporate fit, it’s… Read more »