What To Do When You Don’t Know The Answer To An Interview Question

Have you ever been in a situation where you hear an interview question and all you can do is stare at the interviewer, mouth agape? If you have been in such a situation, you would know just how painful it can be even if it is just one question that you could not answer. Sometimes…

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Detect Mistakes and Falsifications on Resumes

Given the poor state of the global economy, it is not surprising that people are desperate to get jobs. Nowadays, job seekers include lies or false information in their job applications. How do you deal with this situation? It is important for you to do your due diligence on any candidate before hiring. Prospective employees…

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Is It Time For A Career Change?

Are you currently feeling unsatisfied with your job? Do you think it is time to get another job? You may have done everything you can to enjoy your current job and it still isn’t working. These situations can be tricky as you may not want to leave the “safety” job for an uncertain employment market.…

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How To Improve Teamwork Among Staff

No matter the kind of business you are running, teamwork is essential and critical to the success of your business. Two heads are better than one as the saying goes. Your business is much better served when you have workers that are willing to collaborate productively. Here are some tips to implement in your company…

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How To Use Interviews To Employ The Best Candidates

How many wrong hires have you made this year?  Did you conduct interviews for them? Interviews are a popular means of choosing between candidates or deciding if a candidate should get the job. However, it is very easy to interview wrongly and hire a candidate that would fail. How do you get the best out…

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How To Reduce Your Hiring Costs

Every business is faced with costs. Production costs. Employee compensation. Customer acquisition costs. And of course, hiring costs. Companies spend money to employ workers and in some competitive industries, these costs can be as high as the salaries the employees are going to receive. If you want to make profit, you would of course be…

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Need To Hire Fast? Consider A Staffing Agency

You come to work one day and find out that three of your employees have sent in notices that they would be quitting. Another two employees would be going for maternity leave. Your business needs immediate replacements. What would you do? Hiring new workers can be very easy–if you have months to plan for the…

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How To Decide If A Job Is Right For You

If you have been searching for a job for long and you finally get one, you might be tempted to jump into it. Many people do not think well enough before accepting job offers. Your career is an important aspect of your life. There are many people leading miserable lives because they took wrong career…

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Just Been Fired? Things To Do And Not Do

Consider this scenario: Victor Sterringhom (not a real name) was fired form a tech startup. Instantly, he went on twitter and let out a series of rants where he badmouthed specific people at his former company. Without knowing the specifics in the above scenario, do you think what Mr Steringham did was professional? Most people…

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Why You Did Not Get That Job

Majority of job seekers have received a regret letter at one time or the other. Usually, these regret letters are received with feelings of derision and disgust, then discarded. However, it is of great benefit if you know why you received a regret letter rather than an invitation to come resume work. You would be…

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