Make the Most of Your MIG Welder Career!

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A career as a MIG welder can be rewarding and satisfying. Fortunately, demand is quite high. “There is an actual shortage of skilled welders,” writes expert Gregory Sanders. “Welding jobs in the manufacturing sector have steadily increased since 2000, and several major oil pipelines have begun construction.” Here are some tips and tricks for getting… Read more »

Will an Error on Your Resume Cost You the Job? Maybe.

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Job applicants often look for positions in highly competitive industries. In many cases, a single job ad will have dozens or even hundreds of applicants. Recruiters examine the smallest of details to determine who’s the best fit. One mistake that greatly hurts your chances and can potentially cost you the job is making mistakes on… Read more »

Easy Ways to Get Yourself Noticed on LinkedIn

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With 562 million users as of mid-2018, LinkedIn is one of today’s top resources for job seekers. There are abundant opportunities, and it provides you with an excellent way to connect with hiring managers. But in order to be successful, you need your profile to stand out. Here are some easy ways to get yourself… Read more »

4 Soft Skills Every Manager Needs to Succeed

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Managers require a unique set of skills to be successful. They need technical (or hard) skills like industry knowledge and knowledge of organizational processes. But, they also need some specific soft skills that aren’t always so obvious. Here are four of the most important soft skills to look for when hiring for a management position…. Read more »

How Do I Start Working With a Staffing Agency?

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You really want to find a job, so you decide to turn to the experts at a staffing agency. The only issue is you’re not quite sure how the process works. Here are the fundamentals of what you need to know and how to start working with a staffing agency. Decide Which Type of Jobs… Read more »

Recent Grads, Is Your GPA on Your Resume? Should it Be?

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Recent grads — it’s the end of the summer, which means it’s time to get down to business on your job search. When creating a resume, do you know when you should include your GPA? Let’s find out. Data From a Relevant Study One particular study was performed to determine just how big of a… Read more »

5 Reasons it Might Be Time to Look for Another Job

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Maybe you were quite happy with your job initially, but over time your contentment has dwindled. If you’re unsure about whether you’re satisfied with your current position, ask yourself these five questions to determine if it’s time to start looking for a new job. 1. You Dread Each Workday The thought of going to work… Read more »

Have You Checked Facebook for a Job?

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Facebook is the biggest social network by a landslide. There were over 2.3 billion active users as of the second quarter of 2018, which means nearly a third of the world now has a Facebook account. The number of features has grown immensely, with one of the newer ones being Facebook Jobs. Here’s what you… Read more »

6 Safety Precautions Warehouse Workers Can Take Into Their Own Hands

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Working in a warehouse means you’re exposed to certain dangers on a daily basis. Whether it’s dealing with pallet racks, driving a forklift or loading/unloading materials, you need to be aware of your surroundings and remain diligent about safety. While your employer likely makes significant efforts, there are several ways you can take safety into… Read more »

How to Come Out on Top After Juggling Job Interviews and Offers

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Here’s the situation. You’ve been put a lot of time and energy into your job search and have ultimately received multiple offers from two or more companies. This is certainly a good problem to have. You want to handle the situation correctly and land the best position for you. Here are some tips to ensure… Read more »