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  • What Turns You On?
    What Turns You On?
    Let’s begin this article by stating unequivocally this examiner writes about your career and workplace. Therefore the subject matter is not about that, "what turns you on", so get it out of your head now...Each day when you are...
  • Bad first impressions can ruin your job interviews
    Bad first impressions can ruin your job interviews
    Many people believe that first impressions begin after you shake hands, sit down, and begin the formal interview. This article will discuss the fallacy of such thinking.If the prospective employers send drivers to pick up job seekers from the...
  • Consider using the indeed job aggregator site
    Consider using the indeed job aggregator site
    A job aggregator site compiles information about jobs from most of the online job search sites. This article will showcase the premier job aggregator site called “indeed.”According to Wikipedia the job aggregator site “indeed...
  • Anxiety in the workplace
    Ergophobia: The fear of work
    Ergophobia (taken from the Greek language literally meaning work-fear), is a little recognized, severe form of anxiety which is so crippling that the sufferer is incapable of either going out to work, maintaining jobs for long periods of time, or...
  • Be careful regarding what you put in your resume
    Be careful regarding what you put in your resume
    It is important that job applicants customize their resumes for each job for which they apply. In many cases, employers first machine scan resumes to look for specific verbs. In customizing their resumes, however, job applicants must make sure...
  • Is there an internship in your future?
    Is there an internship in your future?
    This article will describe internships and will discuss the advantages of internships for job seekers and employers.Internshipsconsist of full time or part time, paid or unpaid, on-the-job, temporary training to prepare interns for professional or...
  • What are the different types of automated resumes?
    What are the different types of automated resumes?
    Earlier articles have described both source and customizedresumes. This article will discuss the many types and functions of automated resumes.Automated resumes are available both by disc and by downloaded format. There are also online, automated...
  • First day notes
    Getting rid of first day jitters at a new job
    The interview was a success, now as a new employee on the first day of work nerves have officially started to set in. The first day at any new job can be nerve-racking even for the most seasoned career employee. But getting through the first day...
  • Learn how to respond to common interview questions
    Learn how to respond to common interview questions
    This article will consider an example of a common interview question to help readers understand how to interpret the rationale behind such a question and how to respond appropriately to it during a job interview. In this short article we can...
  • Create resumes that can be easily scanned
    Create resumes that can be easily scanned
    Because of this unfortunate job market, employers can be overwhelmed by hundreds of resumes for each job opening. To make resume screening more manageable, more and more employers are electronically scanning resumes to find the most promising...
  • Is there a state government job in your future?
    Is there a state government job in your future?
    Consider the advantages and disadvantages of state government jobs. The Glass Door is a web site that allows users to rate different employers. Some of the ratings of Maryland State Government jobs by people holding them include their statements...
  • Jobs
    Strategic Interview Tactics That Will Separate You from the Rest
    Between the cracks and the bureaucracy, there are jobs available. Getting in the door could be your greatest struggle. Once you’re there, it is your responsibility to demonstrate why you are the person that should be hired. Prior to looking...
  • Every Bible story has a life application or lesson
    Recognize and live by life applications or lessons from every story in the Bible
    Everything in the Bible is there for a reason. There is a life application encouraging us what to do or warning us what not to do. Whenever you read or study a story, think about what the lesson is for you to live a better life.You might think...
  • UnemployedKitty
    How to Survive a Spell of Unemployment
    Though the economy is on the up and up, it’s still common to hear people complain about being out of work. Especially in a city as transient as DC, there are many people who are searching for jobs or waiting to start a new position. If you...
  • Procrastination has its moments
    How to deal with procrastination easily
    I often wonder if hard core procrastinators read articles about procrastination. I imagine they come in pretty handy when a big project is due and you’re looking for something to help you procrastinate. Procrastination has degrees of...