Posts Categorized: Job Seekers

Will A.I. And Automation Take Your Job In The Next 10 Years?

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Automation has already decimated labor markets in manufacturing and other industries, and artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to do the same, according to a new report from the World Economic Forum. However, that probably won’t mean massive unemployment and the complete disruption of society as we know it. The report also found that workers will… Read more »

What To Ask Your Interviewer To Find Out If The Company Is A Cultural Fit

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Cultural fit is the idea that a potential employee will buy into the company’s mission and way of doing business, as well as get along with existing staff members. Many hiring managers are now gearing parts of their interview to assess candidates for cultural fit, and although job seekers will want to give good answers… Read more »

Networking Tips If You’re an Introvert

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Some people think networking requires dazzling charisma, a razor-sharp wit and movie-star good looks. However, networking shouldn’t be thought of as a bar scene out of Mad Men. Networking is simply getting to know other people in a professional sense. Just think of it as making ‘work friends.’ If you’ve ever made friends before, you… Read more »

Can You Take Your Talents Home? How To Approach Your Boss About Working Remote

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There are some major advantages to working remotely, and if you want to realize them, it may be time to approach your supervisor about the possibility. One reason people want to work at home is to avoid a long commute, which can be a drain on both performance at work and personal life. Another popular… Read more »

What Skills Are Engineering Companies Looking for in Candidates?

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The talent needs of each engineering company can vary greatly and each organization’s candidate selection process can target very different skills, levels of experience and personalities to best complement its particular needs. While some people may get hired because they have unique abilities, there are general skills that have value for a wide range of… Read more »

Must-Have Skills for a Career in Cybersecurity

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The need for cybersecurity talent is greater than ever before, and it’s not likely to decrease anytime soon. Many businesses are feeling pressure from an ever-growing number of potential threats, and are motivated to locate professionals who can help safeguard their organization from digital damage. For cybersecurity professionals and those considering the field, there’s no… Read more »

Haven’t Heard Back After an Interview, When Should I Follow up?

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After writing a solid resume, submitting an application, preparing thoroughly for an interview and sitting down to meet with a potential employer, it can be hard to stop and wait for a hiring manager get back to you. However, the “waiting game” after the interview is all a part of the process and it is… Read more »

Questions to Ask at Your Next Interview

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Pretty much every interview includes a part where the person being interviewed is given a chance to ask any questions they might have about the job or the company. There are two main reasons why you should come to an interview with good questions for your interviewer. First, good questions show your interviewer you can… Read more »