4 Valuable Skills Working In A Call Center Will Teach You

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When you work in a call center, you are constantly changing gears all day – one customer may require technical assistance that’s a quick and easy fix, while the next may have a complicated issue for you to handle and be extremely upset. It may be challenging work, but it pays off by building many… Read more »

5 Ways to Improve and Optimize Your Job Search Efforts

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The most successful job seekers are the ones who take action and approach their search with strategy.  If you want to land a job, you can’t just passively submit applications and hope for the best. With so many other job seekers competing for open positions, taking the time to be intentional and efficient with your… Read more »

Are You Asking the Appropriate Questions in Your Interview?

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Making a positive impression during your job interview isn’t just about how you answer the questions from the hiring manager – the quality of the questions you ask matters too. Relevant, thoughtful questions demonstrate your professionalism and level of enthusiasm for the opportunity. Ensure you are asking the appropriate questions in your interview by considering… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Job When You Have Multiple Offers

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When you’re job searching, you may be excited and grateful at the prospect of just landing one job offer, so you may feel overwhelmed and unprepared if you end up receiving multiple offers. The dynamic suddenly changes, and you go from trying to prove yourself to suddenly being the one in control. While this sounds… Read more »

How to Choose References that Will Help You Get the Job

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The quality of your references can make or break your job search success. Many hiring managers have abruptly changed their minds about their top choice candidates and took them out of the running because of the information they received during the reference check. Choose the right references when you are job searching with these five… Read more »

What Hiring Managers are Looking for on Your Administrative Resume

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Administrative roles are truly the backbone of any organization. Without them, the day-to-day won’t run smoothly and allow leadership won’t be able to focus on their high-level tasks. When you’re applying for administrative jobs, it’s crucial to put in the effort on your resume so hiring managers feel confident in giving you a chance to… Read more »

How to Find a Manufacturing Job Without Prior Experience

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Manufacturing jobs are on the rise, with 264,000 new positions added in 2018, according to a report from the National Association of Manufacturers. Employers are facing a shortage of workers to keep up with the demand, so if you’re looking to get into a new field, you may find a favorable outlook in the field…. Read more »

4 Ways to Sound More Confident Over the Phone

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Projecting confidence is so important in the workplace because it makes your colleagues, clients and/or customers feel more trustworthy in your abilities. However, many professionals struggle with not sounding nervous or uncertain when they’re talking on the phone simply because they’re not comfortable chatting on the phone or because the lack of face-to-face connection. Sound… Read more »

Are You a Chronic Job Hopper? Here’s How You Should Structure Your Resume

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There are many understandable and acceptable reasons to stay at jobs for shorter durations. However, hiring managers often are concerned about taking chances on what they consider “job hoppers” because they may be afraid of performance or commitment issues. To combat issues about job hopping, it’s important to pay special attention to crafting your resume…. Read more »

What Should You Do if You Don’t Fit in at Work?

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When you’re just starting a job, it can take awhile to truly understand the culture there. But once you’ve gotten over your new job jitters and still don’t feel like you’re fitting in, it can make you lose confidence and question if you’re at the right place. Approach the issue with an objective mindset to… Read more »