Resume Focus – What Skills Does an Administrative Assistant Need in 2021?

One of our most popular blog posts has been a piece about the skills employers look for in an administrative assistant in the past few years. Knowing these skills has never been more important, as COVID-19 has increased the importance and complexity of the admin’s role. Not only do they need the traditional proficiencies in scheduling, bookkeeping, and arranging travel; admins also are being asked to take […]

3 Reasons to Become a Forklift Driver

Forklift drivers are always in high demand throughout the United States. From the east coast to the west coast and everywhere in between, qualified forklift drivers are needed in factories, warehouses, storage yards, construction sites, and more. While many work in some capacity within shipping or receiving, forklifts are also used in order picking, inventory control, and general […]

Temp-to-Hire Jobs Provide a Great Option for Your Career

Temporary jobs tend to catch a bad rap amongst today’s job seekers. With concerns over benefits, long-term employment, and the number of available opportunities, some job seekers won’t even consider a job that is temporary in nature. However, short-term and interim jobs can be extremely beneficial – both to your current resume and your future career.   Trying Out Different Companies  […]

What Are the Skills for a Quality Control Technician?

The role of the quality control technician is a diversified and multifaceted one. While there are a number of duties and responsibilities that persist between different companies or industries, the most successful quality control technicians are detail oriented, versatile and adaptable.   Since they’re frequently called upon to perform various tasks and communicate with different team members, quality control […]

What Will Make Your Commute More Enjoyable?

Let’s face it: the daily commute can be a real drag. Depending on how far you have to drive, your commute could add hours on to your workday. For those who work more than eight hours a day, this quickly leads to fatigue and dissatisfaction with the job in general. Even those with shorter commutes […]

How to Learn About Your Audience BEFORE Your Job Interview

In the past, it was common for a job seeker to accept an offer without knowing anything about their new employer. However, these days are long gone. Thanks in large part to the Internet, there are more resources available than ever before. Between looking at the company’s website to considering their reputation on social media, […]