Should You Apply for Temporary Jobs?

Are you in need of a job?  If you, you may be after your dream job. While everyone has their own variation of a dream job, you will find that most want flexible hours, steady work, and high pay.  Unfortunately, not every job seeker is able to land their dream job or even a permanent job if that.  If you are having difficultly finding employment, you may be in the process of examining temporary jobs, but are they right for you? Continue reading Should You Apply for Temporary Jobs?

Positively Thinking Out of the Box

How can one person “think out of the box?”  This should be done independently, but how?  Here’s an example: Cut a cake into eight slices but you have to make no more than three cuts.  Most people will have trouble coming up with a way to cut the cake.  But to solve this, you have to change the way you look at the cake and how to cut it.  One perfect solution is to cut the cake into two equal sizes and put the other half on top of the other.  Cut it again in half then stack the other half pieces on top of one another and cut them again.  There you go, that’s thinking out of the box. Continue reading Positively Thinking Out of the Box

How to be Invited for Interviews

Once the application has been sent and the resume received the next thing that should happen is that the employer will be calling to test communication skills by means of an interview.  Allowing yourself to be given the option on which employer is best fitting the applicant is one characteristic of being pro-active.  Consider being called by multiple employers for a job interview in a day a good sign.  This means that they were really impressed with the documents you submitted, therefore, deserving a personal communication on how most likely an applicant would land the job.
Continue reading How to be Invited for Interviews

“7 Easy Steps to Improve Your Interviewing Skills”

In the midst of technological advancement nowadays, the “back-to-basics” rule still applies when it comes to getting hired for a job. It does not matter if you are planning to apply for a million-dollar company or a small, independent firm. When you face an interviewer, it all boils down to how you present yourself. This is the deciding factor whether you will get hired or not. Continue reading “7 Easy Steps to Improve Your Interviewing Skills”