Are You Perfectly Employed?

It’s a fact that more than half of all workers hate their jobs. Work doesn’t have to be miserable! With the right strategy, anyone can create a career that works for their specific wants and needs. We can show you how.

Should I Take a Part-Time Job or Wait for a Full-Time Job Offer?

A reader asks us for advice in a hard choice: Should she take a part-time job offer, or wait to see if she gets a full-time offer from somewhere else.  Dear HR, I have been looking for a job for months! I just applied for a fulltime job at a local elementary school that has […]

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9 Reasons I’m Not Hiring You – Confessions of a Hiring Manager

Have you ever wondered why you didn’t get a job that you thought was perfect for you? It’s easy to blame the employer for not giving you a fair chance, but the truth is, it might be your application materials or some other easy-to-fix thing that’s keeping you from your dream job. Jarell and I […]

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8 Chic and Easy Ways to Do Your Hair for Early Morning Work Days

If you have hair that is shoulder length or longer, you probably spend a lot of time in the early morning hours trying to figure out a hairstyle for work. You want to look polished and sophisticated—not like you just rolled out of bed. The biggest hair hack we’ve learned is to have an arsenal […]

10 Fun Ways to Build Your Resume this Summer Before You Graduate College

If you’re still in college or just graduating high school, you’re probably looking forward to summer vacation. This year, instead of lying around the pool all summer, you could use your time to gain skills and experience for your resume. The truth is, it’s hard to get a job right out of college if you […]

15 Summer Side Hustles for College Students to Make Quick Cash

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that if you’re a college student, you are in eternal need of both money and resume-building activities. Your summer vacation is the perfect time to earn cash and gain skills for your resume, too. Employers like to see that you have an entrepreneurial spirit. It shows that you can set […]

10 Summer Side Hustles for Teachers to Make Extra Money

One of the biggest perks of being a teacher is having a couple months off every summer. The first week or two feels awesome as you adjust to life without early mornings and strict routines. By about the third week, you need something to do. Why not earn some extra money this summer? Educators are […]