Category: Career Advice

Onboarding Tips in a Pandemic

Starting a new job at any point in your career is not only exciting but also nerve wracking at the same time. This is especially true when you are starting a new job during a global pandemic and most likely won’t be heading into an office anytime soon! To help ease some of the new […]

continue reading

What I Learned Doing Contract Work

Contract work – sounds scary, right? Not permanent. Maybe short term. What if they let me go tomorrow? What if I don’t like the job? All these thoughts went thru my head when I accepted my first contract job.  But I decided to go for it and I’m happy to say it worked out very […]

continue reading

Six Types of Bosses and How to Deal With Them

Considering all the numerous types of organizations there are globally – profit vs non-profit, healthcare, education, sales – it is only natural to come across various bosses or managers throughout. The countless industries and mission of companies also reasonably demand different breeds of leaders to run a successful company, division, or team. There is certainly […]

continue reading

6 Top Reasons You Might Lose a Job Offer Due to a Background Check

Finding a job is no easy task—it takes time. You searched for a job, applied, went through multiple interviews, and finally, you got an offer—sweet! But before you can start your new job, you have to jump through one more hoop: the background check for employment. Employers conduct background checks (also called background screenings and pre-employment screenings) either internally, […]

continue reading

Loading...