4 tricks to effectively work from home


Working from home isn’t something every company offers. But it’s a highly valuable perk that not only allows employees to save on commute time but offers the flexibility to get in some “life” during work hours – like switching over the laundry or letting the dog out. Read more

How to choose the right type of employee for your business


Contract, contract-to-perm, permanent – which should you choose? It all depends on what’s right for your business.

Deciding to hire someone as a contractor, permanent employee – or somewhere in-between – is not a decision to take lightly. A variety of factors must be considered before making a choice. And you must ask yourself a few major questions to ensure you hire the correct type of worker. The questions are: Read more

14 tips to help you ace your next job interview


You’ve written an amazing resume and have gotten called about doing an interview. Congratulations! Now for the hard part – the actual interview.

Interviews can feel impossibly difficult if you’re not prepared (think sweaty palms and lots of “uhs” and “ums”). Follow these tips and you’re sure to have a great interview…and maybe even get the job! Read more

8 phrases/words to avoid in your resume

So, you’re ready to start your job search. First order of business is to get your resume updated. While resume trends come and go, here are 8 phrases and/or words that should never be used on your resume. Read more