How to Find Your Next Job At Lunch

  How to Find Your Next Job At Lunch If you are like most of us trying to find the time to look for a new job can be a job in itself.  Between your current position,  family/friends, daily responsibilities and sleep it doesn’t leave much time to focus on your search.  Let’s face it, Read more about How to Find Your Next Job At Lunch[…]

Friday Forum – How To Research a Potential Employer?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage you to comment below and give your personal take! Here is This Week’s Question: Edward asks: “I have been looking for a new job for a Read more about Friday Forum – How To Research a Potential Employer?[…]

8 Signs That You May Receive a Job Offer

8 Signs that you may receive a job offer You just finished your interview and you feel like you nailed it!  Everything went smooth and you are confident that you impressed the folks that you met with.  Now you wait.  While it may only be a few days until you receive feedback and hopefully a Read more about 8 Signs That You May Receive a Job Offer[…]

Friday Forum – How Do I Stay a Positive Job Seeker?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage you to comment below and give your personal take! Here is This Week’s Question: Michelle asks: “I feel like I have been job searching forever and Read more about Friday Forum – How Do I Stay a Positive Job Seeker?[…]

Friday Forum – Inclement Weather… Should I Cancel My Interview?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Tanya asks: “I am scheduled to have Read more about Friday Forum – Inclement Weather… Should I Cancel My Interview?[…]

Friday Forum – How to use Current Boss as a Reference?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Mike asks: “I have been working for Read more about Friday Forum – How to use Current Boss as a Reference?[…]

Friday Forum – Should I Send a Pain Letter?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Mary asks: “Hi, I just started my Read more about Friday Forum – Should I Send a Pain Letter?[…]

Can You Say No to a Recruiter?

Friday Forum – Can I Say “NO” To A Recruiter?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Jonathan asks: “Recently I started looking for Read more about Friday Forum – Can I Say “NO” To A Recruiter?[…]

Am I a Cultural Fit?

You have been looking for a new job for months and you feel like you are finally getting close to making a decision.  You have the offer in hand and now you are just weighing the pros and cons.  But wait… Have you thought about the actual work environment or culture?  Will you fit in? Read more about Am I a Cultural Fit?[…]

Second Chance After a Bad Interview

Friday Forum – Second Chance After Bad Interview?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Terry asks: “I had an interview yesterday Read more about Friday Forum – Second Chance After Bad Interview?[…]

5 Telltale Signs You are About to Get Fired

Getting fired is never fun – whether it is simply a downsizing, or a termination for poor performance. Few descriptions (no matter how kind) take the sting out of the actual event. Being terminated is even worse when you don’t know it’s coming! Being a recruiter, I have witnessed the event from numerous perspectives. It Read more about 5 Telltale Signs You are About to Get Fired[…]