Starting A New Job? Don’t Forget These Essential to A Great First Week

Starting a new job is an exciting time. Job searches are long and stressful and your first day at work is the capstone of that long journey. However, getting an offer isn’t truly the end of the process. It’s actually the start of a new process: Making a great impression on the job. You will… Read more »

3 Ways You Can Grow Your Engineering Career

Whether you are a recent graduate, or you’ve been in the engineering field for some time, you likely have aspirations to grow your engineering career. Although it takes time to advance, there are things you can do to help speed up the process and ensure you’re ready when new opportunities arise. By growing your skills,… Read more »

Your Skills Are Your Greatest Career Asset. Here’s Why

If you are an industrial worker living in Maine, there’s something you need to know: Employers are suffering from a skill gap. This means that companies are looking for skilled laborers to fill jobs, but they can’t find enough workers to fill them. With the right approach in this market, talented laborers can write their… Read more »

Starting A New Job Search? Do This Now!

When you’re ready to embark on a job search, don’t fall into the trap of leaping without looking. Early mistakes can cost you interviews or offers down the line, which means missing out on amazing new opportunities. Take some time to lay a solid foundation for your search to ensure that you can find and… Read more »

What Jobs Can I Find In Central Maine?

According to centralmaine.com, employers in the center of The Pine Tree State are struggling to find good people. This is especially true in the manufacturing sector, which is growing at a steady pace, despite what job seekers may be seeing and hearing in the national press. Manufacturing isn’t the only sector trying to find great… Read more »

What Should I Include On My Resume When Looking For An Office Job?

There is high demand for office support staff in today’s job market. Whether you are aiming for a role as an administrative assistant, office manager, personal assistant, project assistant or general office assistant, there are some important things to include on your resume to attract the attention of hiring managers. Resume Fundamentals for Office Jobs… Read more »

What Manufacturing Job is Right For You?

Modern manufacturing requires human assemblers and line workers and offers a variety of fulfilling jobs for people of all backgrounds, experience and skill levels. What Jobs Are Available In Manufacturing? Manufacturing is a broad industry that includes a variety of sectors. It covers, food, furniture, electronics, textiles and clothing, chemicals, metals, equipment, automobiles, and so… Read more »

How to Explain Employment Gaps in Your Resume

If you have gaps in your resume, don’t get dejected – you are not alone. Millions of people have gaps in their work history and experience.  Layoffs, needing to take time off to care for a sick loved one, leaving the job market to raise children or even getting fired are all common experiences of… Read more »

What Kinds Of Jobs Can I Find In The Midcoast Region Of Maine?

There is no place quite like the midcoast region of Maine.  There are cities, small towns, islands, forests and beaches all clustered together. You can hike a trail in the morning, visit the ocean at lunch and be in a bustling downtown area for dinner. But what types of jobs are available in the midcoast?… Read more »

How to Network Your Way to a New Job

When you are seeking new career opportunities, it pays to diversify your job search strategies. Directly applying to job posts should be your main job-seeking activity, but it shouldn’t be your only activity and it never hurts to know someone with the inside track. Networking can be an effective tool in your job search, but… Read more »