Why December is a Great Time to Update Your Resume NYC

Why December is a Great Time to Update Your Resume

December is actually a great time to update your resume and get ready to start applying for jobs. Intuitively, you may not think so, but you’d be surprised. Most company budgets run through the calendar year. During the last quarter of the year, they will firm up their hiring plans for 2020 and some start posting in December. January and February are typically very strong months for your job search. …

Tips for Women Planning for Retirement NYC

Tips for Women Planning for Retirement

Most of us know that there is a wage gap between women and men. Furthermore, if you add the fact that women have a higher life expectancy than men, it makes it a more pressing issue for women to start earning more. The less you make, the less you have to contribute to retirement. We may not always think about it in those terms but it’s pretty important for our …

How To Handle Challenging Coworkers NYC

How To Handle Challenging Coworkers

We all have come across coworkers that test your limits. You try to promote a healthy relationship with all your coworkers. Let’s face it, you spend most of your waking hours at work and want to do your part to foster a positive work environment. However, occasionally, you come across someone that’s very negative or tries to ruin the reputation of peers or takes all the credit for your hard …

How Can You Tell Layoffs Are Coming NYC

How Can You Tell If Layoffs Are Coming?

Staying at a company long term used to be more common than it is today. Company restructuring used to be less common. Now, layoffs happen on a more regular basis and sometimes company do layoffs in the thousands all at once. It can be scary. The important thing is if you were subject to a layoff, would you be prepared? Getting let go from your job can be devastating, however …