Job Tips

Why your attitude will determine your job search success

I was listening to a podcast recently and had a couple takeaways that will lead to your job search success.  His message was one that didn’t resonate with me at first, but as I kept listening it began growing on me.  The message was about how 2020 has felt, and what 2021 will look like.  […]

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The job you want: How to get there

Whether you are recent college grad or at any stage in your working career, you’ve undoubtedly been in a job where you weren’t quite where you wanted to be.  How to get the job you want is not always easy to understand. It happens to us without even knowing it, we take a job because […]

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Unemployment Benefits for Iowa Workers

UPDATED 1/5/21: Congress has passed and the President signed a new $900 billion pandemic relief package which has both direct stimulus checks as well as a temporary $300 per week supplemental unemployment benefit. Read full story on thegazette.com. The article outlines what to expect from this new bill and provides context around the roll-out. Iowa […]

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Job Post Best Practices – Tips to make your listing stand out

It’s a gamble. If you follow job posting best practices, even in the current climate, many recruiters and HR professionals practice the ‘post and pray’ method of job postings. Merely uploading the job description should be enough to attract quality candidates, right? Here’s why this is wrong, and some tips on how to market your […]

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Tips for Hiring During a Pandemic

While we are getting closer to vaccines available to everyone and life going somewhat back to normal, there are still several months or longer of dealing with hiring during a pandemic.  Here are a few tips for employers that are still looking to hire during this time. Don’t stop marketing your open roles First, let […]

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Upgrade your skills for employment during a Pandemic

COVID-19 has caused many people to begin working from home creating an opportunity to upgrade your skills for employment. Whether you work from home, or you go to work at a physical location each day, you may be contemplating changing jobs or careers. With employers realizing employees can work from home and still be productive, […]

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On the job hunt? Consider jobs in Marion IA for work and life

Looking for work near Cedar Rapids? Planning to relocate to the Cedar Rapids metro?  Try looking for jobs in Marion IA. Located adjacent to Cedar Rapids, Marion boasts a small-town community feel with a population of 34,768 in the 2010 census.  This smaller town is booming with a vibrant downtown main street and suburban neighborhoods […]

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