Why It's Important to rest and re-energize NYC

Why It’s Important to Rest and Re-energize

Imagine having a day all to yourself where you can just rest and re-energize after working so hard. Specifically a day where you have no responsibilities and answer to nobody. At this point, you are probably saying yeah right, good luck with that. We are in the age of 24/7 technology in which we can always be reached, and everything seems to be a priority and we must respond right …

4 Ways to Maximize Career Success NYC

4 Ways to Maximize Your Career Success

Most of us feel strong work performance should and will be rewarded however that’s not always the case. There are some exceptional performers that do get overlooked. Self-promotion is very important and mastering it is an important factor in career success. Certain managers are extremely adept at creating opportunities for their team members to gain visibility and shine in front of senior management. Some managers may not be as skillful …

What To Do If You Are In A Career Rut NYC

What To Do If You Feel Stuck In Your Career

You’ve been doing the same thing for years. You feel like you are not learning or growing although you desperately want to and absolutely love learning new things. You can’t remember the last time you had a challenging work assignment. Some of your colleagues appear to have moved on to bigger and better things. They have higher salaries and feel energized by their new jobs but you feel like you …

Hire Professional Resume Writer

Why You Should Leave Resume Writing to the Experts

Do you try to remodel your bathroom yourself or hire an expert? Do you do your own taxes or use an accountant? Why should you try to write your own resume when experts can do it for you? You lose money every day you are out of work. Or you might be in a job that’s paying you less than you deserve. There are all these pitfalls to writing your …

Exciting Career Paths with Future Job Growth NYC

Exciting Career Paths with Future Job Growth

When looking at career options, it’s important to look at what you enjoy. You should also think about the types of professions you gravitate towards. In this day and age specifically, there are jobs that are declining or are changing to require different skill sets. Having said that, you should consider jobs that are in demand today and roles where there’s expected future job growth. Based on changes in technology …

4 Tips for Managing Stress At Work NYC

4 Tips for Managing Stress At Work

Some stress is healthy in getting the juices flowing and stimulating brain activity. If your stress level is too high, stress can have a negative affect on your overall health, wellness and focus. Try a few of these tips for managing stress at work. Scheduled Breaks Some professionals become so caught up in their work, they work through lunch and don’t take any breaks to recharge. At some point, it …

How To Calm Your Nerves For Interview Preparation

How To Calm Your Nerves Before A Job Interview

You’ve been spending hours and hours on your job search. You find jobs you feel are perfect for you and you are not getting calls for interview; then finally, the call comes and it’s your dream job. You know you have to knock it out of the part. This job would be perfect for you, it would make you more financially secure and it’s a huge step up.  You start …

How Do I Work from Home and Stay Productive

How Do I Stay Productive Working from Home

If you worked in an office for a number of years, working from home can be an adjustment. You want to make sure you stay productive, don’t get distracted by your responsibilities at home and make the best use of your time. Establish A Routine If you woke up at 6:30 am to arrive to the office on time, stick with that schedule. Since you may no longer have that …

4 Skills Employers Are Seeking in Recent College Graduates NYC

4 Skills Employers Are Seeking in Recent College Graduates

There are a number of common themes among hiring managers regarding what skills they seek in recent college graduates. It’s important that as a recent graduate, you understand these skills. Developing a plan of action on how to showcase those critical job skills is essential. As you search for your “first job”, within your newly chosen field, rising above the competition is key. Written and Verbal Communication Skills Written communication …

5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common NYC

5 Things Highly Successful Entrepreneurs Have In Common

Do you ever wonder how certain entrepreneurs become so successful? Are you trying to find your way down the entrepreneurial track? There are a number of things many successful entrepreneurs have in common. The good news is when considering starting a business, it’s typically best to tap into your natural talents and abilities. J.K. Rowling of Harry Potter began writing at age six. Warren Buffet made his first investment at …