What Is a Virtual Career Fair?

September 11, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Do you ever wish you could do all the networking you needed from the comfort of home? Do you hate the awkward small talk and handshaking at traditional career fairs? You are in luck. Today, more and more organizations are launching virtual career fairs. These events bring the best of both worlds to your job search. Continue

How to Use the Open Door Policy

August 12, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

The open-door policy is something that every employer is supposed to offer its employees. It's a policy that lets employees know that they can come to them and discuss a variety of topics without judgment, retaliation, or reprimand. Continue

What Are The Most Relevant Degree Programs Today?

July 9, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Deciding whether to apply for a part-time or full-time job is a crucial decision you'll have to make during your search. These are some of the benefits you can get from each option. Continue

The Benefits of Part-Time vs. Full-Time Jobs

June 7, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Deciding whether to apply for a part-time or full-time job is a crucial decision you'll have to make during your search. These are some of the benefits you can get from each option. Continue

Job Seeking Over 40

April 11, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

If you are over 40 and seeking a job, you should be aware that special rules apply. Understanding the best way to go about your job search can mean the difference between months of dead ends and quickly landing a great job Continue

Three Entry Level Jobs That have Excellent Pay Rates

March 11, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Entry-level jobs get their name from the minimum requirements that one has to meet to obtain them. You may be able to get an entry-level job with no experience, but that doesn't mean your wages won't be good. The following are three entry-level jobs that have amazing pay rates. Continue

How to Ask For a Job Transfer

February 8, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Sometimes you want a job transfer because you’re unhappy in your current location. Other times you might want one because you need to relocate your family and you want to stay with the same company. Another reason is that there might be greater opportunities at a different branch of the company. Depending on the reason, here’s how to ask for a job transfer. Continue

3 Careers With High Job Security

January 8, 2019 by localclassifieds-online

Finding a great job with a good salary is one thing, but today what people are most concerned with is the security of knowing they will be able to hold on to that job for a while. Job security is just as important to many people as the paycheck and benefits. Continue

Was Your Termination An Act of Discrimination?

December 7, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

A job termination can be a terribly stressful time in your life. However, if you believe you were terminated as an act of discrimination, then you should realize that you have options available to you. Continue

7 Ways For Job Seekers To Pick Up Extra Cash This Holiday Season

November 11, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Most people could use some extra cash during the holidays, and if you're a job seeker, you may find yourself stressed about the prospect of holiday expenses. Here are some ways to get some cash into your pocket quickly. Continue

How to Find a Job After Doing Jail Time

October 9, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Finding a new job is hard enough, but throw in a few obstacles, such as an arrest record, and you can really start to get discouraged. The good news is that even those with a record of arrest and even jail time can still find a job and move on with their life. Here are a few things to keep in mind during your job search if you have and arrest record or have done jail time. Continue

4 New Employment Background Screening Trends

September 13, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

An increasing number of companies are creating formalized background screening processes for their businesses to ensure the best hiring decisions are made. Awareness of these protocols can allow you to prepare for interviews and stand out from the pack. Continue

Sexual Harassment Red Flags During a Job Search

August 13, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

The time during a job search can be a very challenging for anyone. For many individuals, feelings of desperation and even depression can creep in while looking for a new job. These types of feelings can make individuals especially vulnerable. Here are a few red flags you can be on the look out for to make sure you do not become a victim of sexual harassment during a job search. Continue

Is Your Family Slowing Down Your Job Search?

July 23, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Being in between jobs can be a stressful time for you and your whole family. How you and your family react to this stress and the stress of your job search is critical to whether or not you will quickly and successfully land your next great job. If you feel your family may actually be slowing down your job search, try these helpful tips to get back on track and speed your job search along. Continue

How to Survive a Company Merger

June 11, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Company mergers can be an exciting but confusing time. After all, you’re still an employee of the company you’ve always worked for, but now you might be working under different management, too. It’s almost like getting a new job without leaving the one you’re at. Continue

Three Qualities of the Best Managerial Candidates

May 14, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Employers are seeking specific skills sets when they scan the managerial candidates. These skills sets are often more valuable to the employer than experience and tenure are. Here are three of those qualities that can make a person more desirable to potential employers for a managerial role. Continue

How To Know When to Move On To A New Job

April 17, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

No one wants to hate their job. Many career coaches claim that if you do what you love, it won’t feel like work at all. But what if you truly loathe your job? You still need a paycheck. Is happiness worth throwing a good paying job away? Continue

Quick tips to getting the job you want quickly

March 15, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

It's not always easy to find a job that fits your exact background. You may not have the education for a job you want or might be lacking in the requirements listed. Continue

Skills You Will Need to Get a Job with a Tech Giant

February 12, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

If you want a job with a tech giant such as Google, Amazon, Apple or Facebook, consider the following skills. Having the right knowledge can increase your odds of getting hired by the employer of your dreams. Continue

Tips for Securing a Career In the Marketing Industry

January 15, 2018 by localclassifieds-online

Today more than ever, marketing is essential to the success of businesses. With advances in marketing taking place on such a rapid basis, it comes as no surprise that there is a huge need for those who enter this profession. Continue

The Best States to Find a Good Job In

December 13, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

While you can find good jobs in just about any state, there are some that stand out for having a number of cities that offer great job opportunities and a reasonable cost of living. Here is an overview of some of the best states to find a good job in. Continue

Is The Teaching Field Very Competitive?

November 13, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

If you are going to college and want to enter into the field of teaching, there are several things you should know. First and foremost, you should look at the competition in this field. As you probably know, a lot of people go to college to become a teacher. Continue

4 Jobs That Offer Free Room and Board

October 12, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Living expenses like room and board comprise a vast majority of the cost of everyday life. In fact, most people spend the most money on rent and mortgage payments than they do anything else. Second to that comes food and a car payment... Continue

How to Get Over Your Fear of Interviews

September 15, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

If you're afraid of interviews, you're not alone. Apparently, over 92% of people in the U.S. have interview anxiety. But you don't have to let a racing heart... Continue

The Best Jobs and Career Areas for Right-Brained People

August 11, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Persons with right brain dominance tend to be artistic, creative and intuitive. They are fond of letting things unfold organically, and they can also be emotional or even mercurial. Continue

How to Follow-Up After Applying or Interviewing for a Job

July 13, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

It can be hard to have patience after you have applied or been interviewed for a job. Here are some guidelines for the follow-up process that can help you know when and how to get in touch with a potential employer. Continue

How to Prepare for a Job Interview

June 13, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

A job interview can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially if it is your first interview and/or you are already feeling stressed out about getting the job in question. Continue

Good Summer Jobs for Teens

May 13, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Summer can be a good time to work and save money for college and/or other expenses and there are plenty of employers who are willing to hire teen applicants who have no prior work experience. Continue

Using Job Fairs Effectively

April 14, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Jobs fairs are an important tool that you can use to help you find your next great job. Job or career fairs are organized events in which many companies will converge at once to screen many potential candidates at once. Continue

Is Becoming a Scrum Master a Good Idea?

March 15, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

If you have leadership skills, a talent for solving problems in an efficient manner and good communication skills, you may want to consider becoming a scrum master. Continue

How to Create Your Own Position in a Company

February 16, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Sometimes you’re the perfect fit for a job. The title matches your experience and skills and everything works out beautifully. Continue

Growing Manufacturing Job Openings in the United States

January 11, 2017 by localclassifieds-online

Contrary to popular opinion, not all companies are shipping manufacturing jobs to other countries. Continue