5 Tips for Going Back to School as an Adult

5 Tips for Going Back to School as an Adult

Earning a college degree is hard work, but becoming a student again after being out of academia for a while can add a whole new level of difficulty to the process. Unfortunately, many guides on going to college are geared towards the “traditional” student: teenagers who have recently earned their high school diplomas. That leaves everyone else, otherwise considered to be “nontraditional” students, left to fend for themselves. Going back to school can be incredibly rewarding. Whether you’re going back…

5 Ways To Overcome Generation Gaps at Work

5 Ways To Overcome Generation Gaps at Work

The global workforce is evolving and now includes four generations of workers. Baby boomers, Generation X, Millennials and Generation Z work together on teams and face new and unique challenges. Those challenges can include differences in technology, experience, communication, workplace culture and more. Learn about how to address and overcome generation gaps at work.  

10 Tips for Your Online Job Search

10 Tips for Your Online Job Search

If you joined the workforce pre-internet, you would likely agree that looking for a new job has always been an overwhelming process. In some ways, the internet has made it easier to find job listings, find reviews of workplaces and quickly submit applications to potential employers. However, online job hunts still have their disadvantages. There’s more competition, the process of filling out endless applications can get old really fast, and you still need to maintain your professional network both online…

Contracting vs. Full Time — Which Is Best?

Contracting vs. Full Time — Which Is Best?

If you’re on the hunt for a new job, you’re likely asking yourself what you want your work life to look like. Do you want consistency in your assignments or more variety? A flexible work schedule or a rigid one? As many benefits as possible or more cash in your pocket to cover the basics? To work for a company full-time or work for yourself as a contractor?

I Need a Job — Should I Work With a Recruiter?

I Need a Job — Should I Work With a Recruiter?

Job hunting can be a tiring and complicated process. This is especially true if you’re a recent graduate who’s new to the workforce, if you work in a specialized field or if the job market is especially volatile. Some job-seekers choose to work with recruiters, which can come with upsides and downsides. Should you work with one to land your next gig? We’ll dive into the pros and cons so you can decide what’s best for you.