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Switching Careers

A Practical Guide for Making a Change Making the decision to change jobs is not uncommon – most of us do it several times during our employment years. But the decision to change from one field to another – a true career switch – is a serious undertaking.According to...

Are You Risking Job Burnout?

Every job has its ups and downs. But sometimes the downs last longer than they should. If your work environment is chaotic, demanding, unrewarding, or monotonous, and it’s been that way for months or even years, the trouble may not be your state of mind. It’s very...

Balancing Work And School

Studying & Working Full-time? 5 Things You Need to Succeed For students everywhere, a new school year can bring the anticipation of new books, new teachers, and new classrooms. But if you are working full-time and going to school or taking a class to advance your...

Dealing With A Skills Gap? How You Can Locate The Help You Need.

There is a well-documented skill gap happening in Maine. Businesses need skilled laborers to help them meet demand, but there simply aren’t enough talented people to go around. The problem predates the Great Recession, which only exacerbated the issue, forcing many...

Employees Don’t Want To Return To Work – How Your Business Can Prepare

Like many businesses across the states, you’ve been given the go-ahead to re-open, but the only roadblock is your employees aren’t ready to come back to work. After months of being laid off, many furloughed employees find themselves saying, “I’m enjoying my time off”,...

The Only Interview Tip Sheet You’ll Ever Need

Our Very Best Job Interview Do’s & Don’ts Jobs are won and lost based on that initial job interview. We hear from countless HR managers, employees, and interviewers, and the same advice for job hunters comes up time and time again, whether it’s about bringing...
Switching Careers

Switching Careers

A Practical Guide for Making a Change Making the decision to change jobs is not uncommon – most of us do it several times during our employment years. But the decision to change from one field to...

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Know Thyself –  Successful Job Hunting

Know Thyself – Successful Job Hunting

You cannot begin to job hunt successfully without getting to know yourself a little better. You will have a greater chance of finding the right job if you know what you like and dislike, what you're...

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How to Write a Powerful Resume

How to Write a Powerful Resume

Why do I need a resume? A powerful resume does two things: 1.Tells prospective employers what you can do for them. 2.Proves you can do it better than anyone else. A powerful resume will bring...

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Writing a Cover Letter

Writing a Cover Letter

Although you are no doubt proud of your excellent resume, it is not the only ingredient necessary for securing an interview with a prospective employer. One very important tool is known as a cover...

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Do’s & Don’ts of Job Interviewing

Do’s & Don’ts of Job Interviewing

During the Job Interview: The word has a way of making your palms sweat and your knees knock. But before you start to frantically prepare for your first meeting with a potential employer, pause for...

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