Career Advice

Does Volunteer Work Count on a Resume?

Local Job Stars April 16, 2021

When you are working on a resume you want to make sure you do everything you can to paint a marketable, fully rounded picture of the type of person you are, and the type of employee you can be. Many people think that a resume is just a list of places you have worked, but really it needs to be a picture of who you are and what you can contribute to the company.

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Why Part-Time Work Is a Blessing

Local Job Stars March 15, 2021

Many people don't see the blessings of part-time work. They focus on the negative factors, such as the lack of benefits or the limited hours. These are some positive aspects of having part-time work. Focus on them if you're having a difficult time with your current part-time job:

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How to Get Used to the Morning Shift

Local Job Stars February 17, 2021

Getting news about having to work the morning shift can be devastating for you if you're not a morning person. The good news is that there are some things you can do to make the situation more comfortable for yourself. Try these three tips to help yourself get used to the morning shift:

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Three Ways to Make Yourself an Irresistible Hire

Local Job Stars January 15, 2021

Competition is often high in the world of employment. However, there are some things you can do to make yourself an irresistible hire. Try these three tips, and your prospective employer will have no other option than to give you a chance to do the job.

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Tips for Asking for a Raise During the Pandemic

Local Job Stars December 16, 2020

All workers desire a raise after providing their employers with services for a significant amount of time. You might want a raise even more if you're working on the frontline during the pandemic. These are some tips for requesting a pay increase from your employer during this time. Use these tips when you pull your boss to the side to talk about a pay increase during perilous times.

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