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11 Skills, Traits and Qualities That Are Great to Have on Your Resume Now

In today’s ever-evolving career landscape, it can be tough to know exactly what employers are looking for. New tools and software pop...

5 Changes To Make To Your Resume NOW

Let’s be honest – nobody’s resume is perfect. And it’s difficult to know how to improve — if you ask five resume…

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Need Work? Learn To Code

According to the Computer Science Teachers Association, the number of U.S. high schools offering introductory computer science dropped to 69% in 2011…

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Tell A Story, Keep It Real & Make Your Business Case

Or maybe there are those of you, like me, who’ve walked away from full-time jobs and experimented with entrepreneurial endeavors and self-employment…

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The Ups & Downs Of Working With The Family Firm

If your holiday dinners fit any of the usual stereotypes, they probably include awkward conversations and a vow that you’ll never sit…

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Unemployed? Don't Overlook The Local Resources At Your Disposal

Losing your job may feel like the end of the world. In a matter of minutes, you have become one of almost…

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Avoid The Resume Clone Wars: Tell Me Your Story!

As a hiring manager (read: non-human resource professional) who has recruited, interviewed and hired interns, entry-level and mid-level professionals, I have one…

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How To Handle The 5 Killer Telephone Interview Questions

A telephone interview is usually short, just enough time to rule you in or out, so the focus is on questions that…

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Employees Bonus Expectations High In 2011, Cash Is King

Employees are sending a clear message this holiday season: they expect a bonus and they want it to be cold, hard cash.…

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7 Things (Maybe) To Be Thankful For At Work

Thanksgiving is over, and Hanukkah/Christmas/Kwanza are just days away now. That means that New Years, along with the resolutions it brings, is…

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Holiday Parties: How To Make An Impression To Help Your Career

Holiday parties may seem like a time to kick back and enjoy – and yet they also may be the best opportunities…

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'Tis The Season To Network

It used to be that the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas seemed a long time. Now it feels that after the last…

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Unemployment Rate Falls To Lowest Since March 2009

The U.S. unemployment rate fell last month to its lowest level in more than two and a half years, as employers stepped…

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