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Veterans Day: Honoring Our Veterans, and Those Who Hire Them

Veterans Day: Honoring Our Veterans, and Those Who Hire Them

  One of the biggest hardships veterans face is the inability to land jobs.   November 11th is an important time for Americans. It’s a time meant to honor the countless brave soldiers who served their country and risked their lives for our freedoms.   Veterans Day is a fitting opportunity to honor American heroes […]

November 11, 2022 | By | 3 Replies More
10 Tips to Help You Master Your Video Interview

10 Tips to Help You Master Your Video Interview

  Prolonged safety precautions such as continuous social distancing, have made two-way video interviews employers’ preferred method of interviewing candidates.* For many job applicants, however, virtual interviews can feel more awkward than in-person meetings. (* Gartner.com)   According to SHRM, the “shared pandemic experience has engendered empathy among recruiters and hiring managers, but new biases […]

October 25, 2021 | By | 1 Reply More
Why Your Boss Says “No” to Working from Home

Why Your Boss Says “No” to Working from Home

  Remote work is more popular than ever, but getting employers on board still isn’t easy. Here are the top reasons some managers are resistant to letting employees work from home.     Managers are afraid of being seen as unfair. Managers think working from home makes collaboration difficult. Managers believe communication will be too […]

October 22, 2021 | By | 1 Reply More
5 New Year’s Resolutions for Working Remotely

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Working Remotely

  The New Year is upon us! Happy New Year!   If you’re like many people, you’re preparing a few resolutions for the new year. Some might be personal, others may involve your health, while others are finance related.   If you’re a remote worker, there may be improvements or changes in this area you […]

December 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
Do I Really Need A Cover Letter?

Do I Really Need A Cover Letter?

  Writing a cover letter is often the more difficult part of applying for a job. It helps to view it as a tool for building relationships. It is your key to connecting with someone you want to work with.   Resumes are hard enough. But with a few tweaks here and there, they can […]

November 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
How Do I Explain A Long Employment Gap In My Resume?

How Do I Explain A Long Employment Gap In My Resume?

  Unemployment can happen to anyone. It’s how you explain an employment gap that can make or break your chances of getting hired.   You’re eager to get back on your feet and back to work after a lengthy period of unemployment. But as you craft your resume, you face a dilemma: how should you […]

November 11, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
How to Relieve Physician Burnout–Telemedicine

How to Relieve Physician Burnout–Telemedicine

    “Almost 50 percent of physicians, regardless of specialty and work environment, show signs of burnout” Telemedicine can change that.   So often, when people hear that you’re a doctor they immediately think, “Wow, big money, big house, country club, and fancy vacations. Must. Be. Nice.”   While some of that may be true, […]

November 4, 2019 | By | Reply More
How to Tell An Interviewer You Were Fired from a Job

How to Tell An Interviewer You Were Fired from a Job

  Getting fired isn’t the end of the world. It happens. It’s nothing you can’t overcome.   “You’re fired!” That phrase may seem like just a silly quip. But when it’s you on the receiving end, it sure as hell isn’t funny. In fact, hearing those words can feel like a kick in the gut. […]

October 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
3 Awkward Questions Interviewers Like to Ask, and How to Respond

3 Awkward Questions Interviewers Like to Ask, and How to Respond

Talking about yourself under pressure is enough to make anyone freeze. Yet, it’s the first thing an interviewer wants you to do. We’ll probably never enjoy being interviewed for a job. In fact, three questions, in particular, are at the top of the Most Dreaded Job Interview Questions list. To help you ace them, Allow […]

October 28, 2019 | By | Reply More
How To Make Money As A Remote Accountant

How To Make Money As A Remote Accountant

  Technology has made it smooth to find accounting jobs to do remotely from home. Because of this, entire accounting firms have closed their brick and mortar doors and gone virtual, and new virtual businesses are sprouting up everywhere.     I often see this question around the internet: Can I work as a remote […]

July 24, 2018 | By | 4 Replies More