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How to Manage Employee Burnout During COVID-19

How to Manage Employee Burnout During COVID-19 According to recent surveys, employee burnout is on the rise due to COVID-19 stressors. The main reasons reported by employees for feeling more burned out than ever are: poor work-life balance, fear of job-security, and an unmanageable workload. This pandemic has brought on unexpected stress, fear, and additional work for many industries, and employees are feeling the pressure. [...]

November 13th, 2020|

5 Things I Wish I’d Known Earlier in my Career

5 Things I Wish I’d Known Earlier in my Career 1. Everyone you meet could open a door for you someday. Throughout my career, doors were opened or blocked because of people I’d met along the way. You’d be surprised how small your industry really is—and how far word travels. Decisions I made, the attitude I projected, and the work ethic I exhibited at a [...]

November 6th, 2020|

Considering a Career Move During the Pandemic?

Considering a Career Move During the Pandemic? It can feel a little scary to consider a career move during the pandemic. Planning ahead for a career move during such times of uncertainty may feel a bit overwhelming. But, that doesn’t mean you should put your career aspirations on hold. In fact, these turbulent times may be just the right change to start fresh. Here are [...]

October 30th, 2020|

The #1 Soft Skill Employers are Looking for Right Now

The #1 Soft Skill Employers are Looking for Right Now According to Udemy’s 2020 Workplace Learning Trends Report, a growth mindset is the number one soft skill employers look for right now. As we all know, this year has brought on many unique and unexpected challenges in the workplace. Employees need to be growth-minded and adaptable in order to survive this tumultuous time in the [...]

October 23rd, 2020|

3 Reasons You Should Leave Your Resume to the Experts

3 Reasons You Should Leave Your Resume to the Experts Just like any other service, you are going to get better results and save time and headaches by hiring a professional. Sure, you could try to fix that plumbing issue on your own, or attempt a DIY a home remodel, but unless it’s your skillset, you may end up disappointed with the results and waste [...]

October 16th, 2020|

How to Explain Employment Gaps as a Result of COVID-19

How to Explain Employment Gaps as a Result of COVID-19 Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 many great employees have encountered loss of employment. Some people maintain a false line of thought that it looks bad to be let go of a job, and that no one would believe that an employer would let go of an outstanding employee. However, that’s simply not true. During the COVID-19 [...]

October 9th, 2020|

Job-hunting Amidst COVID-19

Job-hunting amidst COVID-19 can be a bit tricky, as we all adapt to our "new normal," way of doing things. Here are some practical tips to help you navigate this unique experience of job hunting during a pandemic. Polish Your Resume A polished resume with a stand-out format will be sure to grab attention and get you the interviews you deserve. It's more important now [...]

October 2nd, 2020|

What Does Your Resume Reflect About You?

What Does Your Resume Reflect About You? During a job search, first impressions are everything. Your resume is your first (and hopefully not only) chance to represent yourself to a potential employer. A well written resume should reflect your drive, your ambition, your experience, your accomplishments, your areas of expertise, your education, and your ambition. The last thing you want is your resume to be [...]

September 25th, 2020|
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