Posts Categorized: Job-Seeker

Back to Basics: How to Prepare for Your Next Interview

Interviews aren’t for the faint of heart. You’ve worked long and hard to get there—and you want to land this exciting new job! So what can you do to get yourself one step closer to the top of the application stack? It just takes some smart planning and a little perfecting of key interview skills… Read More »

Three Tips to Beat Boredom in the Office

You’re at your desk staring out the window. You have a bunch of things on your to-do list, but don’t quite feel like starting any of them. Sure, it’s tempting to cruise social media on your phone… but your boss may not be too thrilled about Facebooking when you’re supposed to be working. Plus, there… Read More »

10 Quotes to Help Your Employees Stay Motivated and Happy Throughout the Day

As the weather gets warmer, you may find it harder to stay focused at work. Whether you’re dreaming of an upcoming vacation or just wish you were outside, warmer weather can diminish your productivity. So what can you do to get back on track? Ten Inspirational Quotes for Your Day Sometimes it just takes a… Read More »

Quick Steps to Give Your Resume the Spring Cleaning it Needs

Spring is in the air! And if the warmer temperatures and bursts of new life have you in the mood to make changes in your career, the first step is updating your resume. This can be a stumbling block for many, and it’s easy to procrastinate when you’re not sure where to begin. But by… Read More »

Find Your Limits: Understanding Stress in the Workplace

Minimizing Stress at Work | Happy Faces Personnel Group

Do you feel “stressed out” at work? Having too many responsibilities can make you feel as if you’re trying to wrap your arms around the ocean. In the long term, too much stress can lead to anxiety, depression, changes in your eating and sleeping habits, difficulty concentrating, and health conditions, such as increased blood pressure.… Read More »

The Benefits of Consistently Updating Your LinkedIn Profile

Updating Your LinkedIn Profile | Happy Faces Personnel Group

LinkedIn is one of the top resources recruiters and hiring managers use to find potential candidates. If you don’t yet have a LinkedIn page, or yours has been somewhat abandoned—it’s time to make updates right away! Not having a LinkedIn profile can look as if you have something to hide, and a partially finished profile… Read More »

Five Ways to Stand Out in a Busy Work Climate

Busy workplaces can be an easy place to fall beneath the radar. However, by keeping your head down, you miss out on ways to shine, stand out and get promoted! If you’re looking to get ahead in your career, but your work environment is bustling, what can you do? Five Ways to Stand Out at… Read More »

How to Avoid Burning Out During Your Job Hunt

It’s no secret—searching for a new job is a full-time job in itself! Just think about it. You need to prepare your resume and cover letter for each position to which you apply. You need to scour the internet for open positions, plus network with others in your industry to learn about openings, or meet… Read More »

How to Properly Set Career Goals for 2019

The New Year presents a fresh new start, especially in your career. Maybe you like your job, but you’re no longer in love with it. Or maybe you’re ready for a complete change to a different position or even industry. You may feel unhappy and unsatisfied, but things won’t really change until you set goals… Read More »

Best Ways to Beat Those Winter Blues

Not feeling quite like yourself this season? The wintertime can be a downer for many, complete with limited daylight and cooler temperatures. Even if you live in a warm climate, you may simply feel down because the lively activity associated with the holidays has come to an end. Regardless of your reasoning, you’re not alone: … Read More »