Can I Be Overdressed for a Manufacturing Job Interview?

You probably would not give too much thought to your dress for a factory job interview. But you should. The… Read more »

Do Their Tweets Matter? Pros and Cons of Social Media Screening

Should companies look at job candidates’ social media sites as part of the hiring process? A recent poll of more… Read more »

Is Hiring a Boomerang Employee a Good Idea?

Given the situation in the job market today, this is a question more employers may be asking. Finding people with… Read more »

Start Your New Job Off Right by Making the Best First Impression

The first day on a new job is obviously very stressful. Everything is new. There is much to learn. You… Read more »

Tips on Creating a Relationship Between HR and Recruiters

The best relationships between human resource personnel and recruiters are based on mutual trust and support. These relationships take time… Read more »

Job Search Tactics to Use in Your Search

The job search can be a real grind. Some career counselors compare it to a long-distance race, rather than a… Read more »

What To Do When You’ve Reached the End of Your Assignment

If you are a contingent worker, at some point your job will come to an end. You want to make… Read more »

Who Should I Use as References?

In deciding whom to choose as a reference, you naturally want to use someone who knows your work, knows what… Read more »

Preparing for Phone Screening vs Face-to-Face Interviews

The mistake people make with phone interviews is that they treat them more as a casual chat rather than a… Read more »

Three Easy Ways to Motivate Your Employees and Build Rapport

All companies want employees who are motivated and engaged in their work. Numerous studies have shown that engaged employees perform… Read more »