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By now, you’ve likely heard of SMART — specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, time-bound — goals. You’ve probably used them when completing a project or even managing your day. However, you might not realize you can put them to work in your search for a new accounting job. SMART goals provide a framework that makes completing… Read more »

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Up until now, you’ve always handled your job searches alone. Eventually, you always find some type of work, but you’ve finally realized this isn’t the way to build a career. Therefore, you’ve decided to team up with a recruiter to find your next opportunity. Your first meeting with your recruiter is right around the corner,… Read more »

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Vying for a new job requires a significant amount of time and energy. From tailoring your resume for the opportunity to the interview itself, you invested a lot in the process, so finding out you weren’t selected never feels great.  The thing is, every interview is a learning experience. At the moment, it might not seem like… Read more »

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If the mere thought of going on a job interview makes you jittery, you’re not alone. However, letting your nerves get the best of you can hinder your interview performance, so you have to maintain your cool.  Don’t worry, even if you’re a bundle of nerves on the inside, it’s very possible to put forth a calm and… Read more »

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You just landed an incredible new career opportunity, and — rightfully so — you’re super excited. Right now, all you can think about is the exciting future that lies ahead, but before you can get started, you have to quit your current job. No matter how you feel about your employer, you need to resign… Read more »

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You’ve been in your current position for at least a while, and you feel like you’re ready for a new challenge. A promotion at your current company has just become available, so you’re thinking about going for it. This is certainly the most convenient way to get ahead, but don’t act before making sure you’re… Read more »

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Working as a surgical tech is a job you truly enjoy. Preparing operating rooms, prepping patients for surgery and assisting doctors during procedures makes you feel happy and fulfilled. In fact, you’re so passionate about the work, you couldn’t imagine doing anything else. The good news is, you chose a career with notable job growth…. Read more »

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It’s time to move on from your current job. Maybe the work is no longer fulfilling, you’ve stopped learning and growing, or your personality doesn’t mesh with the company culture — no matter what the reason, you’re working on your exit strategy. Finding an amazing new job is never easy, but you have an extra… Read more »

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You’re a talented professional with many different skills, but they all fall into two general categories — hard and soft skills. Largely job-specific, the former are acquired by spending time in school or in your field of choice, while the latter are known as interpersonal skills. While both types of skills can be taught —… Read more »

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You’re a seriously talented candidate with a lot to offer, but there’s a lot of competition for the best jobs. Whether you’re already searching for new opportunities or planning to start doing so in the near future, make sure you’re presenting your very best self. One seemingly minor overlooked detail can keep you from getting… Read more »