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Category: Career Tips


How to Wordsmith Your Resume: 10 Tips to Steal from Copywriters

May 5th, 2017

Crafting an eye-catching resume that concisely highlights your best skills and attributes is an imperative tool every job seeker should have in their arsenal. After all, this is often the first and only opportunity you may have to make it on to the next stage of the hiring process! When it comes to writing a… Read more »

What Should I Wear to a Job Interview?

April 28th, 2017

So, you’ve landed yourself a job interview – congratulations! The skills highlighted on your resume and the initial phone-screening process have proven to the hiring manager you are a qualified candidate for the position. While you’re preparing your answers for potential questions and coming up with questions of your own to ask during your interview,… Read more »

How to Snag a Great Job in Oklahoma City (Before It’s Posted!)

April 21st, 2017

We’ve all been there. A great job is posted, you apply for the position and receive an automated email response informing you the job has already been filled. Wouldn’t it be great if you could somehow get your foot in the door for these positions before they are posted? The good news is there is… Read more »

Keeping Your Cool – How to Deal With an Angry Co-Worker

April 14th, 2017

Difficult people exist everywhere, even in the workplace. Because you are spending 40 hours per week with them – and unable to simply ignore them – dealing with angry co-workers can pose an especially unique challenge. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to calm the waters and create a more pleasant working environment. If… Read more »

Unhappy in Your Position? Here’s What You Should Do

March 28th, 2017

Few people are 100 percent happy at work 100 percent of the time. In fact, it is completely normal to hit slumps in the workplace due to demands, co-workers, pay or a variety of other reasons. However, if you find yourself feeling unhappy at work and unable to pull yourself out of it, it may… Read more »

From Employee to Supervisor: Climb the Career Ladder with These 7 Tips

March 17th, 2017

After working and excelling in a position for a certain amount of time, the next logical step for many employees is to look towards becoming a supervisor. While supervisor positions are available every now and then, the majority of supervisors are promoted from existing employees with a natural knack for leadership and already demonstrating success… Read more »

Who Should You List as a Job Reference If You’re Just Starting out in Your Career?

March 10th, 2017

Starting out in your career can be a gigantic challenge. How can you prove your abilities when you don’t yet have any professional experience to show? Also, if you don’t have any professional experience, who should you list as a job reference when asked? While these are tough questions to answer, the good news is… Read more »

Stop Wasting Time! How to Conduct an Efficient Job Search

January 20th, 2017

Anyone who has ever been on the job hunt will tell you – searching for a job is comparable to having a full-time job. Add today’s competitive landscape into the mix, and the mere thought of starting a new job search can be overwhelming. As daunting as it may appear, several methods exist to help… Read more »

6 Essential Questions to Consider When Changing Careers

January 13th, 2017

Changing careers can be an exciting – and in some cases, a natural progression of events. Gone are the days when people stuck with one job and one company from entry level through retirement. If you find yourself feeling burned out, bored or otherwise unfulfilled in your current position, it may be time to consider… Read more »

7 Tips for a Proactive Job Search

December 23rd, 2016

At times, it can feel like an unspoken science lies behind job seeking. You can expertly tailor each cover letter and tweak your resume in just the right places to highlight your skills that match the vacant position, yet still hear nothing back once you press the submit button and your application enters the abyss… Read more »

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