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Balancing the Value of Benefits with Salary Offers
We all want a high-paying job, but sometimes employee benefits can outweigh a high salary. Evaluate all the employee benefits offered. You might find you’ll get more from a job offer that has a slightly lower salary.
Five Questions About Healthcare Benefits Answered
You know that healthcare insurance is required, but you aren’t sure how it works, you might wonder, “What is a Network?” or “What types of plans are available?” Here are the answers to five frequently asked health insurance questions.
Networking 101: Preparing Your Elevator Speech
First impressions make all the difference! Preparing the perfect 90-second elevator speech could help you land a job or make a good connection at a networking event. Here’s what your speech should cover...
Make a Good First Impression in 30 Seconds or Less
Create a 15-30 seconds speech that will stick to a potential employer, like your favorite TV commercial catchphrase sticks to you! Tackle “tell me a little about yourself” like a pro.
Ace Your Next Job Interview
The interview process can be scary, but preparation can help you gain confidence on the day of your interview. A clean appearance and researching your potential employer are just the beginning.
Five Things to Consider When Interviewing for Jobs with a Disability
Disability shouldn’t prevent you from applying for a job you know you’re qualified to do. Preparing with these five tips can help you answer any questions with confidence.
Three Ways to Use Digital Skills in your Job Search
Having basic digital literacy skills can help with your job search. A quick online search can result in a list of open job positions. Here’s other ways digital skills can make your job search easier.
Applying for Your First Job? Remember These Tips
Just graduated college? Doing research on your potential employer could make you stand out during the interview process. Learn how and other ways to improve your chances of being hired.
Six Steps to a Great LinkedIn Profile
Furthering your career in the 21st century requires a digital presence. Creating a LinkedIn profile is a big step towards networking and searching for your next job. Getting personal and using the right keywords are just two tips to consider.
Considerations for Switching Jobs in the Same Company
Seeking a new job position doesn’t always mean leaving your current employer. When changing a position in your company, considering your career goals and the expectations of your new team and supervisor are just a few things to keep in mind.
The Difference between Developing Hard Skills and Soft Skills
You can learn a new computer program with practice, but customer service and punctuality require discipline on your part. Learn how hard and soft skills go hand in hand.