6 Ways to Motivate Yourself When You Don’t Want to go to Work

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Everyone has days when it seems impossible to get out of bed – much less go to work. It can be even harder during a pandemic. Here are six tips for getting going on days like this.  Put one Foot in Front of The Other   Taking one step at a time is a good way… Read more »

Thinking of a Seasonal Job, but Have Questions?

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People take on seasonal jobs for a variety of reasons. If they are unemployed, they may need to find a source of income quickly. If they have a job, they might need a shift that will allow them to earn extra pay. They could need a position that offers more flexibility than is typical or are hoping to get a foot in the door with an employer by making a great impression on the… Read more »

Do Temporary Workers Receive Benefits? Yes!

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Sometimes job seekers hesitate to apply for temporary jobs. As intriguing as the opportunity might be, most people need to have access to benefits – particularly healthcare. They are afraid to take the risk of having a gap in coverage. It’s a common misconception that temporary employees are not eligible for benefits, but that is seldom the case…. Read more »

Five Myths About Working With Recruiters 

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While the current unemployment numbers still look bleak, companies are, nevertheless, hiring. And recruiters are reporting that they are now busier than they have been in several years. That could be good news for you if you’re looking for a job; unfortunately, many people have misconceptions about what recruiters do. Let’s bust some myths!  MYTH:… Read more »

How to Pick the Right Work Boot

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If you’re required to wear protective footwear on the job, choosing the right pair can be overwhelming. Selecting the right shoes in general, and work boots in particular, is a more confusing process than many people imagine. But it doesn’t have to be. Take a look at the considerations below before you start your search.   Consider The Types of… Read more »

Assembly Line Work, Putting it all Together

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If your job search has led you to apply for a position on an assembly line, you may be wondering what that type of work it involves and what skills you need to do the job. We have you covered!   What does an assembly line worker do?   Assembly line workers create mechanical parts and put… Read more »

Why You Should Take a Seasonal Job

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Seasonal jobs catch a lot of flak from jobseekers. Not only are they typically quite limited in duration, but they sometimes require long hours and minimal pay. However, there are a lot of benefits to taking on seasonal jobs – especially if you’re specifically looking for temporary work.   Extra income: Seasonal jobs are often used as… Read more »

Mistakes to Avoid in Your First 90-Days

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The first 90 days at a new job are generally pretty busy. On top of having to assimilate into your new role and become familiar with your coworkers, you’ll likely have to fill out paperwork, perform skills testing, and more. However, there are some things that you should avoid, especially within the first 90 days… Read more »

What Does Your Body Language Say?

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Although we don’t always realize it, our body language is often louder than our words. Not only does it give away hints about our overall mood and personal feelings, but it can have a serious impact in our professional success – especially during the interview process.    Start with a Handshake   If possible, try to begin… Read more »

You Landed an Interview, Now What?

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The standard interview process can be a stressful task, but it all pays off once the interview is over, and you find out that you’ve got the job. Until that happens, however, it’s all too easy to get stuck in a hole of worry and anticipation. To make your wait a little bit easier, and… Read more »