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 »

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 »

How to Stay Safe On the Job in A Warehouse

According to OSHA, over twelve fatal injuries occur every day in American warehouses. That number may not seem large, but imagine your own family having to go on if you left work tomorrow and never came home. Warehouses are full of hazards, and according to OSHA, the most common hazards that lead to injury and… Read more »

What Are Companies Looking For When Hiring An Administrative Assistant?

Administrative assistants are usually the glue that holds a company together. They are often responsible for making their bosses – and the whole team – look good, usually with little fanfare. They can be assigned a wide variety of tasks ranging from event planning to report generation to presentations and even a bit of mind… 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 »

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 »

One Size Doesn’t Fit All! Adjust Your Resume for the Job

If you’re like many job seekers, you have one resume that you send out every time you apply for a job. You tailor your cover letter for each position, but you treat your resume as a “set it and forget it” type of document. This is a common mistake that can cost you the chance… Read more »

How To Make LinkedIn Work for Your Career Goals

4 Ways to Step Up Your Social Networking Game Sometimes the best advice for job seekers and those considering a career change is to spend more time on a social network – one that provides the latest job opportunities, expands your contacts, and provides career development support. You probably know about LinkedIn’s reputation for professional networking already…. Read more »