How a Growing Remote Workforce Can Create More Job Opportunities

Americans are still dealing with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, which means that a typical workday continues to evolve. While many workers have gone back to the office or job site, many are still working remotely.  Even though health and safety protocols have been in place, recommendations and policies shift – sometimes being met… Read More »

Are You Including Keywords in Your Resume?

Using keywords in your resume is one of the best ways to get noticed by both recruiters and applicant tracking systems (ATS).  When talking about job searches, keywords are short phrases or words that relate to particular job requirements. They are the skills, credentials, and qualities that a hiring manager looks for in a candidate. … Read More »

Does GPA Matter When Applying to a Job?

When you’re in school, your grade point average (GPA) matters. It’s how teachers assess you. But does GPA matter when it comes to applying for a job? What do prospective employers think about your GPA? And, more importantly – what should you do if you’re coming out of school and don’t have the highest GPA?  … Read More »

Setting Yourself Up for Success in 2021

There’s no two ways about it: 2020 has been a bad to terrible year for many people in the U.S. Even if it hasn’t been for you personally, it’s easy to read the headlines or listen to friends and relatives and become discouraged. The economy is bad; many employers aren’t hiring.   But the key to… Read More »