Does Applying to a Job Late at Night Hurt My Chances?

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Applying to jobs is as simple as filling out the necessary fields, attaching your polished cover letter and resume, and hitting the send button… right? It turns out that you might be hurting your chances in a way you never thought of: when you’re applying. That’s right — timing your application right can actually help… Read more »

Did You Know You Can Find a Job Through Facebook?

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When we think of job searching through social media, one site comes to mind most often: LinkedIn. It is, after all, the premier social networking site for professionals. But you might be surprised to find out that another common social media platform can help land you a job, too: Facebook. Here are some tips on… Read more »

What You Should Really Say During “Tell Me About Yourself”

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“So, tell me a little bit about yourself.” In most interviews, this or some variation of it is the very first question you’ll be asked. And how you answer is quite literally the first impression you’ll be giving the interviewer, and the company as a whole. It’s important to make it a good one. Here… Read more »

Mental Health Reminders to Use Your Paid Time Off

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How often do you let your paid time off hours go to waste? If you do, you’re not alone. Millions of American workers fail to use their vacation days every year. But neglecting to use your PTO can have consequences. Here are just three of the most important reasons to use your paid time off… Read more »

3 Reasons to Get Back to Work — Even if You Can Still Collect Unemployment

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Have you been off work for months, collecting unemployment while the COVID-19 pandemic continues to drag on? It might seem like the smart choice to keep collecting those checks while staying home and staying safe. But the truth is that there are many good reasons to get back to work if you can, even if… Read more »

How to Find a Job That Pays Better

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Do you want to find a job that pays better than your current role? Anyone can relate to this. You’re always trying to move onwards and upwards, including in the financial department.  So, how can you go about finding a job that pays you what you really want and deserve? Establish yourself as an expert…. Read more »

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Get a New Job

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause problems across the globe, it might seem like right now is not a great time to get a new job. But the truth is that it’s as good a time as any — there are several compelling reasons why right now is the perfect time for your job… Read more »

What Shift Would Work Best for My Lifestyle?

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Do you work in an industry that gives you a choice over what shift you’d like to work? Typically, there is day shift (9:00 to 5:00 or some variation thereof), second shift (usually 3:00 p.m. to midnight or so), and overnight. A normal 9 to 5 and shift work both have their pros and cons… Read more »

3 Ways to Get a Job When You Don’t Have Prior Experience

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It can seem almost impossible to land a job in a field when you don’t have any prior experience in it. And although it is difficult, it’s not as hard as you might think. Plenty of people do it every day, and you can be one of them. Take a look at our three tips… Read more »

How to Decide on a Job When You Feel Like You Have So Many Options

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It might seem like a good problem to have — deciding on a job when you feel that you have a lot of options to choose from. But the truth is that it can be very overwhelming. When you have too many paths to consider, you’ll probably stagnate and end up spinning your wheels. And… Read more »