How to Ruin Your Interview in Just 3 Steps

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Meeting a potential employer can make or break your career, so the interview is a crucial step in your path to success. To make a positive lasting impression, you need to cover your bases. The fastest ways to fail in an interview setting are often the most simple. If you’re wondering how you ruin an… Read more »

Job Searching Without Your Boss Knowing

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The modern workforce is all about change. Now, more than ever, employees can explore their options. Thirty-year careers are less common, and job-hopping is no longer taboo. Many professionals are interested in gaining new experience with different organizations within three-to-five years, instead of 10 to 20. If you want to branch out and consider a… Read more »

Handling the Post-Interview “We’ll Get Back to You” Response

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Your resume gets selected, you nail the in-person interview, and you’re feeling extremely confident. You’ve done everything right, the pieces seem to be falling into place, and then you hear the dreaded statement – “We’ll get back to you.” You may be thinking, “Where did I go wrong?” It’s important to stay calm and remember… Read more »

How to Nail Your Interview and Not Be Awkward

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You may not think of yourself as an “awkward person,” but that doesn’t make you immune to those uncomfortable interview moments every job seeker faces. Your interview confidence can be shattered in an instant when the hiring manager falls silent. Keep your spirits high and ace the interview questions with our interview etiquette tips. Embrace… Read more »

Check These Things Off Before You Accept a Job Offer

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So many professionals have found out the hard way that fine print isn’t always so fine. A hiring manager says they’ve selected you, and it’s hard not to feel anything but thrilled. However, the best candidates bring with them a healthy dose of skepticism. When it’s time to accept, you need to make sure you’re… Read more »

6 Checklist Items When Creating Your Resume

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Whether you’re an industry vet or new to the workforce, the most important document you can provide is your resume. Creating your resume takes time, and you need to tailor it to each position you apply to. However, anyone can make a simple mistake on that page. We’re here to help you prevent those slip-ups… Read more »

3 Hacks For Calming Your Nerves Before Your Big Interview

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The big interview: It can be an exciting opportunity, or a stressful test of your abilities. Any professional will tell you that interviews are all about being prepared and confident. Keeping a cool head is essential to landing the position you want, whether you’re walking into the first interview or the last. If you’re feeling… Read more »

How to Recover Quickly After Rejection From a Potential Employer

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“You have not been selected for this role.” “This position has been filled.” “Another candidate has accepted the position.”   We’ve all gotten that email, phone call or letter. After multiple interviews, your chances were crushed and you didn’t get the job. That rejection can hurt, and it can feel impossible to bounce back. We’ve… Read more »

De-Stress With These 4 Exercises You Can Do During Your Workday

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Every professional faces deeply stressful times. It happens across every industry. Whether you’re pressured by looming deadlines or overwhelmed by leads to pursue, don’t let stress get the best of you. Harness these feelings and turn them into productivity. We’ve got four ways to help you de-stress throughout the workday and conquer any obstacles. Limit… Read more »

5 Easy Lunches You Can Bring to Work

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Modern professionals don’t have the luxury of time when it comes to lunches during the work-week. More than ever, employees find themselves eating over their keyboard and taking a “working lunch.” What if we told you we could bring back some happiness to your lunch hour? Job Store Staffing is mixing it up with some… Read more »