Category Archives: Career Development

How to Find a Passion Project in 5 Easy Steps to Improve Your Career

Micah Lally — January 2, 2020 It’s a rare occurrence to hear someone say that they are fulfilled by work and work alone. Everyone has some sort of hobby or special interest that’s separate and apart from their professional life. But, depending on their position, not everyone is able to commit a reasonable amount of … Continue reading How to Find a Passion Project in 5 Easy Steps to Improve Your Career

How to Overcome Being Unhappy at Your Job – 3 Lessons Learned

Chris Biscuiti — December 2, 2019 There are several reasons why you might feel unwanted or unhappy at your job. You might love the work you are doing but feel like your boss doesn’t appreciate you, or maybe your skill-set and personality are being underutilized and over-scrutinized. Personally, I have been there before. While I … Continue reading How to Overcome Being Unhappy at Your Job – 3 Lessons Learned

How to Get the Money You Deserve By Asking For a Raise

Todd Kunsman — December 1, 2019 Follow @OhSoFreshMusic In your professional working career, one obstacle you may face is asking for a raise. And I say “obstacle” because many are uncomfortable, anxious, or are a bit afraid to ask for more money. Sure, you’ll probably get some recurring annual increase of 1-3% at your job, … Continue reading How to Get the Money You Deserve By Asking For a Raise

Job Security, Wage Stagnation, and the Quest for Top Talent

Zachary Chertok — October 11, 2019 HR departments are facing a problem — they’re unable to consistently hire one of their top three candidates identified for a role more than 40% of the time. Some Facts and Figures Over the last year, Aberdeen has found that upwards of 40% of companies actively measure how often … Continue reading Job Security, Wage Stagnation, and the Quest for Top Talent

You May Not Have Considered Looking for New Hires in These 9 Places

John Rampton — October 11, 2019 Looking for new hires is one of the most critical elements of running a business. With effective and reliable employees, your company output and success will skyrocket. The challenge is that there are only so many A-team players, and they’re very selective about where they devote their time and … Continue reading You May Not Have Considered Looking for New Hires in These 9 Places