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Jumping From Student to Professional? Let’s Get You Ready

Believe it or not, your education may be finally drawing to a close. It seems as though you’ve spent forever sitting through lectures and writing papers, but the day has finally come to leave your student role behind and step into the career world as a professional. The problem, however, may lie in the fact that you don’t feel like much of a professional yet. [...]

May 25th, 2018|

Without a Job in Kansas City? Let Us Change That for You

Being the new guy in town is never easy. Perhaps you recently moved to Kansas City and are struggling to fit in. You need people that you can trust to help you get acquainted with your community and help you find your niche. This is a process that does not happen overnight, and it often takes longer than we want to feel settled into a [...]

May 18th, 2018|

Gaining a Better Understanding of Your New Job Benefits

Are you asking all of the necessary questions when it comes to your potential job benefits? Do you have a clear understanding of what exactly the company is offering and how to take full advantage of that offer? Many of us, when entering into a different job, are bombarded with the many details involved with starting something new. There are new routines to learn, a [...]

May 11th, 2018|

Take Time Off to Better Appreciate Your Job

With summer vacation season upon us, it seems like the perfect time to stop and consider taking a break from your work. Do you long for a nice break from work but have zero days to take off? Or, alternatively, do you have plenty of vacation days built up but too many projects in your way? Having a solid work ethic is a very important [...]

May 4th, 2018|

How Soon is Too Soon? Following Up on a Job Application

Striking the right balance is a constant chore in our lives, both personally and professionally. How much is too much? When should I finish up at the office and head home? How much salad should I eat before I go for dessert? How long should I wait before I call the girl I met earlier today? We are constantly asking ourselves where to set the [...]

April 27th, 2018|

Coworkers vs. Friends. Should There Be a Difference?

This is a debate that can be heard in office buildings and in professional career networks across the country. How close is too close? At what point do fellow coworkers need to be seen as competition and at what point can we let them in as friends? This is not a strictly black and white type of issue, but one in which there is a [...]

April 20th, 2018|

Spring Into Action With a Freshly Edited Resume

So it’s the end of the day, and your brain and energy level are quickly approaching crash status. You have poured yourself out all day long and are ready to shut down and refuel for all that tomorrow requires of you. But, wait! Just as you are unwinding and mindlessly scrolling through your various emails and newsfeeds for the day, you come across a potential [...]

April 13th, 2018|

How to Boldly Approach the Job Market After Graduation

For many, you are finally on the home stretch toward graduation. You have been anxiously counting down the days until this momentous occasion, and, with only a number of weeks left, you are now filled with both excitement and anxiety as this chapter of your life comes to an end. Although your education was intended to prepare you for what’s next, there is a certain [...]

April 6th, 2018|