Fall Into Good Leadership Habits

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Being an effective leader isn’t necessarily an innate trait that you either possess or you don’t – it’s a skill that can be built like any other. Whether you’re a beginner looking to establish a strong foundation or an experienced manager wanting to grow, there are best practices you can intentionally focus on developing. Finish… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Do You Keep Losing Candidates to Other Offers?

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When you make a hiring decision and extend an offer to your top candidate, there is always the chance they are fielding multiple offers and may decline yours. However, if it becomes a pattern, it may be time to take a look at your recruitment process and see if there are areas that could be… Read more »

Why Year-End is the Best Time to Start Your Job Search!

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If you want to jump start your job search now, you don’t have to wait until after the holidays. It’s a common misconception that job searches during the end of the year are pointless. Sure, hiring managers may be out of the office a bit more, but there’s still plenty of groundwork you can put… Read more »

What to Do When You Start to Feel Overwhelmed at Work

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No matter how satisfied you are with your job on a daily basis, you may encounter times in which you feel stressed out and like there is no end in sight. It’s crucial to remember that you cannot simply ignore these feelings and use “mind over matter” to power through – eventually, you may find… Read more »

How Much Does Your Bad Credit Affect Your Job Search?

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Financial mishaps, whether unavoidable or because of bad decision-making, do have the potential to create more widespread stress by potentially impacting your ability to land a job to help you get your finances on the right track. Hiring managers may review candidates’ credit reports as a pre-employment screening to help them make hiring decisions. Fortunately,… Read more »

More Employers Than Ever are Screening Candidates Through Their Social Media Profiles

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More Employers Than Ever are Screening Candidates Through Their Social Media Profiles

Approximately 70 percent of employers look up candidates on social media and use it as a screening tool to make hiring decisions – an increase of 10 percent from the previous year, according to a 2017 poll from CareerBuilder. While your social media activity is something that is done on your personal time, it will… Read more »

Ask These Questions to Show You’re Serious about the Job

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  When hiring managers are evaluating candidates for their job openings, they generally want to hire the candidate who seems to be taking the opportunity the most seriously. It’s a waste of their time to extend a job offer to a candidate, no matter how talented, if they seem lukewarm and likely to either pass… Read more »