Making the Most of Your Downtime During Lockdown

Sheltering in place, physical distancing, and wearing masks while in public aren’t going away for a while. With this unique kind of downtime, it might be good to reflect on your career. Where do you want to be and how can you get there? Are there skills you lack? Are you currently working but unhappy… Read More »

Finding Work When the Unemployment Rate is High

The speed at which the job market changed in 2020 was unprecedented. As people were asked to stay home to help contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, many companies were forced to lay off large groups of employees. Entire sectors of the economy saw massive changes, and people were facing unemployment en masse. The CARES Act… Read More »

“Winning” Your Virtual Interview

Are you ready for your virtual interview? So many companies are transitioning to remote work or just handling the hiring process away from the office. If you’re asked to have a phone or video interview today, are you prepared? Before you schedule that meeting, here are a few pointers that can help you ace your… Read More »

Why Is It So Important to Get Back to Work?

Like so many of us, we’re tired of hearing the words “uncertain” and “unprecedented.” We understand that things are not the same as they were the day we turned the calendar page to 2020. A lot of workers have found themselves unemployed, and the CARES act provided additional support during this time. But why is… Read More »

Organize Your Job Search: The Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Everyone knows that having systems in place to stay more organized helps with any tasks. You can apply this to any aspect of your life from working around your house to finding your next job. But what is the best way to organize your job search to make sure you target the right companies, follow… Read More »

The Untruths of Temp Work

There are a lot of myths surrounding the temporary staffing industry. For as long as temp work has been a thing, there have been misconceptions about what it is and how it works. And today, when staffing agencies can be the best resource for someone looking for a new position, it’s imperative that we shift… Read More »

Finding Work as a Recent Graduate in 2020

Everyone in the class of 2020 will have an asterisk next to their name. It’s not a negative thing; it’s just the circumstances our world finds itself in as we figure out a new normal in the wake of COVID-19. Most students in their final semester engaged in remote classes and don’t expect to have… Read More »