Get Noticed: Top Buzzwords for Your Resume

Buzzwords for your Resume

When submitting your resume to an online job board or to a Texas staffing agency, it is your initial opportunity to make a great first impression. You have only a small window of time to make sure that the reviewer pays attention to your experience and work ethic, all from a piece of paper. It read more >

The Importance of a Professional Social Network Online

Professional Social Network

For the past decade, social media has become a huge part of the lives of most Americans. Day in and day out, we check our phones, tablets and computers for what is happening in everyone else’s lives. In a professional sense, social media can be your most powerful tool for growing your professional social network. read more >

Staying Positive During a Difficult Job Search in Texas

Job Search in Texas

There are many factors that determine whether or not you will have an easy time finding a new job. What if finding a new job is taking longer than you originally expected? Here are a few ways that you turn a stressful situation into a positive one during a difficult job search in Texas. Waiting read more >

Identifying & Handling Toxic Employees

Toxic Employees

Toxic employees can affect everything from a company’s day to day activities to the big picture of a business’ culture and profit. Identifying toxic employees and dealing with them can be tricky, but is definitely necessary. Doing so will help to protect your company culture and bottom line. Identifying There is a difference between a read more >

The Process of Accepting Feedback

Accepting feedback

It is very likely that you will receive feedback during an interview or very soon after you have started a new job. Whether it’s harsh, constructive or generic, your test will be how to take that feedback and move on from it. One thing is certain, accepting feedback is an opportunity to better yourself. Take read more >

Tips for Giving Constructive Feedback

Giving constructive feedback

Feedback is an important part of career progress. By giving constructive feedback to an employee or colleague, you are helping them notice opportunities for improvement that can help better themselves in the workplace. However, feedback can sometimes be taken as a personal criticism if not done correctly. Check out these tips on giving constructive feedback read more >

Simple Steps to Become More Productive

Become more productive

Whether it’s in our day to day lives or at work, we could all stand to become more productive. Taking steps to become more productive can lead to a promotion or a raise and a better work-life balance. Try out these simple steps to see if they make a difference in your productivity. Change your read more >

Pros & Cons of Job Interview Styles

job interview styles

So you’ve been trying for what feels like forever to get a fresh start in a new career. You finally get the call you’ve been desperately waiting for to set up an interview, but what type of interview will it be? You’ve got your foot in the door, but with an ever-changing workforce, no two read more >

Company Culture: The Reason Employees Stay

Every generation has their reasons for staying at their place of employment. For the Baby Boomers, it was loyalty to their superiors. For Generation X, it was benefits and retirement. Now for millennials, it is typically the company culture that has them staying true to their job. Culture can come through for a company naturally, read more >

Surprising First Jobs of Famous and Successful People

It’s hard to imagine that the famous people that we see on the big screen and the news ever did anything else, but everyone needs to start somewhere! Take a look at where these famous and successful people started.   Colin Powell, Former United States National Security Advisor  Worked as a furniture salesman to a read more >