Posts Categorized: Job-Seeker

Are These LinkedIn Mistakes Making Recruiters Avoid You?

LinkedIn is a valuable career resource. Where else can you post your job history, skills and accomplishments for potential employers (or recruiters) to peruse at their leisure? Plus, it’s a great place to interact with other professionals and establish yourself as an expert in your field. Still, there’s a way to do LinkedIn well—and a… Read More »

Three Mobile Apps Guaranteed to Improve Your Productivity

Most people could use a little help getting more organized. As if on cue, enter smart phone apps! You can download apps that can help you do just about anything. And many of them are free, or available for a reasonable price. To help you get through your busy day, we’ve compiled a list of… Read More »

How to Find a Job You Love Waking Up for Every Day

When you love your job, you won’t work a day in your life. If you’re familiar with this old adage, you may find yourself seeking that mythical dream job… but is it merely a myth? Or is it possible to find a job you leap out of bed for every morning? What’s Your Life’s Passion?… Read More »

How to Manage Your Career like a Super Bowl Winning Quarterback

Staying on top of your career is much like training to be a first-string athlete. That’s because, like an athlete, you must take steps every day to keep yourself ahead of your competitors—and constantly reaching for the “Lombardi Trophy” of your profession. Here’s what you need to do. Three Ways to Sprint Constantly Toward Your Career… Read More »

Three Skills that Every Employee (Regardless of Job Title) Should Have

Qualified job candidates win the race! But beyond specialized skills, it’s good to cover the basics: what job skills are so important, so critical, that every employee should have them? Once you know this, you can work on building these skills so you’re an expert—thus putting you ahead of the curve when you look for… Read More »

Our Top 3 Published Articles for Job Seekers in 2016

2015 has been a busy year! Each month, Happy Faces Personnel Group provides valuable career insight for job seekers with our staffing industry blog. You’ll be able to find tips and suggestions for getting ahead in your career, finding the right job for you, acing interviews, perfecting your resume, and much, much more. Our Most… Read More »

4 Steps to Making 2016 Your Most Successful Year Ever

What is your career development plan? If you don’t have one yet, 2016 might be the year to start! A career development plan is a list of goals you can set for yourself to achieve your career goals, with step-by-steps details to help make sure you stay on the right track. Here’s what you need… Read More »

Understanding Your Mental Breaking Point and Knowing When to Walk Away and Regroup

We all have one: the point when all of life’s demands—work, home obligations, social life and everything in between—just become too much. In other words, your breaking point. When you reach it, you may feel completely overwhelmed, as if you’re struggling to get through each day while the weight of your responsibilities bears down on… Read More »

Networking Your Way to the Top of the Company Ladder

It has been said that it’s not what you know but who you know. Though that’s not entirely true, it does help your professional career to cast a wide net and make as many professional connections as possible. This means within your company as well as within your industry. And you may find that when… Read More »

A Look into How YOU Can Improve Your Workplace Productivity

You probably have the best of intentions when you’re at work. But, like many of us, certain factors may enter your workday that create distractions—and a hurdle to getting your work done. If you are able to tune these pesky things out, no problem. But if you find yourself easily thrown off-target, it can help… Read More »