Did you finally get an opportunity to attend a personal interview for that job that you’ve been scoping out for months? You probably nailed the interview—you made your interviewer smile and they told you that they’d get back to you. Now that it’s over, don’t just go back home and sit by the phone waiting […]
It’s common knowledge that background checks are a major step toward employment in most companies and businesses nowadays. Lesser known is precisely which information is revealed by these new employee background checks. What facts about you can an employer discover through a pre-hiring background check? Some people assume that these checks focus singularly on criminal […]
For too many people, social media is about numbers: The more connections you have, the better your network. But it’s really not that simple. Sure, it’s great to have 1,000 LinkedIn connections, but how many of those people do you really know? How many of them are ready to walk into their boss’s office and […]
Too many job seekers view interviews as one-sided – a time for them to be poked and prodded by potential employers. And yes, interviews put interviewees on the spot. But while interviews are designed to help employers learn about prospective employees, they’re also a great way for job seekers to learn more about a company.
Business travelers have always had a lot on their minds, from managing their expense reports to stressing over flight delays. In today’s mobile age, the number of people travelling while working has grown significantly. While the infographic below shows some remarkable statistics about our modern day business traveler, what are some of the challenges that […]