Archive | January, 2013

Could sending a thank you note after a job interview seal the deal?

Sending a thank you note after a job interview is a good way of showing interest in the role you’re applying for and confirming that the interviewer made a positive impression on you. However, there are some people who believe a thank you note seems like a desperate act and to avoid the task all […]

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Can bad credit keep you from getting your dream job?

When interviewing for a job it’s important to take a second look at your resume and cover letter to ensure it is flawless and try on several outfits to make sure that your first impression will exceed any other potential candidate, but there might be more to consider than just a well written resume and […]

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Today, We Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” ―    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Productivity and Multitasking; do they go hand-in-hand?

From the moment your feet hit the floor until the minute your head hits the pillow at night, you have several tasks throughout the day that you’re trying to accomplish. For some people, it comes natural to juggle multiple tasks at the same time and they feel this is a very productive approach, but is […]

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Do Americans work as hard as their grandparents once did?

America is a place where we take great pride in the way we live and work, but can we still take pride in this or have we become lazy? Some remember sitting on their grandfathers’ lap as children listening intently to stories told of blood, sweat, and tears that went into all the hard work […]

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It’s time to achieve your career goal in 2013!

Starting a new year can be invigorating.  It’s a time where you can wipe the slate clean and start fresh with the opportunity to make things different this year. The easiest part of a New Years resolution is stating your goal for the New Year, but it’s always difficult making it a reality.  Working towards […]

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