Why Connect with a Recruiter If You’re Happy in Your Current Role?

Success with a Recruiter

By Alexis Stiebe Why talk to a recruiter today if you are happy with your current role and have no plans to make a change? You probably don’t think about the services a recruiter provides until you actively start looking for a new role. This means when you need a recruiter the most, you find… Read more »

Short on Requirements? How to be Selected for Your Ideal Job

You are ready for the next step in your career path. You have been searching for ideal job roles that match your passions, interests, and work culture.  However, you are concerned that the job descriptions of your ideal job include a level of experience, education, or skills you don’t currently have.  How can you position… Read more »

Remember Goal Setting Basics to Keep Your Career on Track

By Alexis Stiebe Have you evaluated your goals lately? Setting a goal and achieving it is an important part of keeping your career on track. Learning new skills, completing important projects, and deciding when it’s time to move into a new role all require careful planning. We’ve all set and achieved goals before, but sometimes… Read more »

Showing Your Value as a New Graduate During a Recession

By Alexis Stiebe Don’t be discouraged new college grads! I know that if you graduated this spring, the future is filled with uncertainty. The sudden recession and unexpected restrictions caused by the pandemic have upended multiple industries. The way this recession mirrors the environment new grads were faced with 10 years ago is clear. Back… Read more »

It’s Time to be the CEO of Your Career

CEO of your career

By Alexis Stiebe Have you evaluated your career goals lately? How far are you along your career path? Career change is the new normal so be sure that the moves you make get you closer to your main goal.  It is up to you to be the CEO of your career. Some recent trends show… Read more »

Pinpointing Your Passion

Passion, Motivation, Career

By Alexis Stiebe We are all adjusting to today’s new normal and how it has changed our careers and our lives. Recent events may cause us to think about what’s truly important to us. Whatever your current employment situation is right now, you have the potential to change and grow in your career. What is… Read more »

Take Control of Your Career Path

Do you have a clear career path in your current organization? Career pathing is a plan you make with your employer that charts your path and development within the organization. It should include milestones you need to reach, and skills you should learn, to reach the next stage in your career. These can be promotions… Read more »

Stress Can Be Measured

Stress in Business

By Mike Smith, President/CEO Stress is getting more attention all the time, especially in today’s world, as a leading cause of workplace dissatisfaction, poor performance, and turnover. There are numerous articles outlining novel ideas for stress reducing activities including yoga, relaxing techniques, and some companies even endorsing a nap or siesta time. Six Major Environments… Read more »

Identifying Company Culture Before Accepting the Job Offer

company culture

Company culture is a very important factor to consider when deciding if a role will be the right fit for you. Culture fit can greatly affect your happiness and your level of satisfaction in your role. We spend most of our waking hours at work, so a good cultural fit should be high on your… Read more »

Give the Greatest Gift; Happiness

The gift of happiness

By Kevin O’Connor, Training and Development Manager Aristotle was quoted, “Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.” When our first child was born, there was a quick transition from the thought “wow, it costs a lot to raise a child” to “I will do anything… Read more »