A story of pressure, stress, and life-changing challenges that turn won’t, don’t, and can’t into MUST.
by Andrew Ysasi, MS Practice makes perfect, right? How many times did we hear this phrase growing up? There is much truth to that statement. The more we do anything, the better or more comfortable we should be at the task. However, to be perfect? How many times? Many of us have heard the 10,000-hour... Continue Reading →
Chip Cutter Editor at Large at LinkedIn Mazy 31, 2018 PORT HURON, Mich. — In this river town set near the blue-green waters of Lake Huron, a makeover is underway. Once-vacant storefronts now house local boutiques. A long-shuttered downtown department store has become a 12-screen movie theater. Loft-style apartments, luxury condos and a boutique hotel are... Continue Reading →
By Shane Snow June 5, 2018 AUTHOR, DREAM TEAMS A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people... Continue Reading →
After the structure and support of university and college, finding your first real job might seem like a daunting task. There are so many things to consider: building your CV, researching your ideal jobs, completing the application packages, nailing your interviews, and considering your options. The best way to make sure you don’t get overwhelmed... Continue Reading →
BY RICH BELLIS7 MINUTE READ We’re seeking a creative, experimentally minded, outside-the-box thinker to join our fast-paced, innovative team. According to Laurie Ruettimann, who became a consultant after 12 years in HR and recruiting, job descriptions like these are “generally a lie.” In her experience, “They’re just looking to fill the position with someone who will stay... Continue Reading →
May 20, 2014 by Hannah Morgan Why is it that recent college graduates are having such a difficult time securing a decent job after they graduate? There was an article in Time, which I recommend you read “The Real Reason New College Grads Can’t Get Hired.” There are some interesting theories based on several different surveys. Soft skills... Continue Reading →
Standing between you and the offer is a hard-driving recruiter who’ll decide whether you get to meet with the hiring manager. What now?
AuthorMichael ZhouPosted onApril 25, 2018 Applying for a relevant job profile and successfully completing the selection process is of greatest significance for fresh graduates from their career point of view. However, landing on a preferred job position is easier said than done because there are numerous hurdles in waiting that can disappoint people, especially fresh... Continue Reading →
You’ve just graduated from college, you’re multi-talented, and you have the education level many companies want their employees to have, but you’re still not hearing back from the companies you’ve applied to. The job search period has its way of getting people to feel pessimistic about the future. It’s hard to stay motivated when you’re... Continue Reading →
April 21, 2016 by Hannah Morgan When you are new to job search, it can seem like a complex maze of unfamiliar scenarios. Don’t let requests from a future employer surprise you. Here’s help to prepare for five things employers frequently request. As a new job seeker, your challenge is to respond to new situations adeptly and as knowledgeably as... Continue Reading →