The ABCs of Desirable Traits: The Top 10 Soft Skills Candidates Need

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If you’re on the job hunt, you know you’ll have to polish up your resume and seek out some great opportunities. However, it’s easy to forget the most important part of becoming an in-demand candidate: professional development. Hiring managers want to see individuals that are willing to learn and ready to demonstrate some excellent abilities…. Read more »

5 Ways to Find and Connect With Your Target Market on Social Media

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These days, you simply cannot ignore the impact of social media. You can reach a huge audience from your laptop; or more likely, your phone. To take advantage of this branch of marketing, you’ve got to know your target market inside and out to anticipate their needs and deliver what they want. Social media is one of… Read more »

The Right Way to Get Your Boss to Say ‘Yes’ to Your Ideas

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We all sometimes feel like we’re not being heard at work, and this can be solved (and help our careers) by connecting with our supervisors. The research is in and Job Store has the best methods to help you plead your case. Whether you want to set yourself up for a promotion or create a new product… Read more »

How to Keep Your Employees Engaged During the Holiday Season

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The holidays can generate a lot of emotions: excitement, stress, and distracted – just to name a few. However, it’s important to keep your team focused year-round. An inefficient and non-productive team is one that wastes your money. You need to be able to trust your workers to get the job done despite distractions, and… Read more »

The Glass is Half Full: What to Take Away From a Bad Interview

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Sometimes it happens – you leave the interview feeling foolish, frustrated, defeated. You just blew your interview. Beating yourself up about a misstep or a poor performance won’t help you succeed in the future. As disheartening as it may be sometimes, keep your focused on your future and center yourself. Here is some advice for job seekers… Read more »

9 Essential Skills You Must Have to Be a Great Administrative Assistant

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Administrative assistants have to possess many different skills. Because their main responsibilities include keeping their boss and the office organized, administrative assistants have to be managers and supporters. If you can keep an office running efficiently and your boss organized, you can have a future as an assistant to a high-ranking executive or government official…. Read more »

How to Use LinkedIn Groups to Land Your Next Job

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When you are looking for your next IT opportunity, you do need to visit all the relevant job search websites, such as Dice, CareerBuilder and Indeed.  While these sites all provides viable job posts, using them exclusively is akin to throwing spaghetti against a wall.  You are simply throwing your resume at the site and… Read more »

2013 Colorado Job Growth Forecast

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As a Colorado based company, we are happy to see continued growth in our state. Colorado continues to add a variety of jobs in 2013 across all business sectors, following an extremely positive years in 2011 and 2012.  In December, a forecast conducted by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business called for… Read more »