Author: Katy Davis

Maybe you like your job, but you’re just not where you want to be financially. What do you do?  Apply for a position with a different company? Or approach your boss and ask for a salary increase? It’s important to research and know your value…

Getting fired is one of those things you think will never happen to you. You’d have to really mess up to hear those dreaded words come out of your boss’ mouth, right? Maybe, but that doesn’t mean you’re in the clear. In reality, it could happen to…

Regardless of whether you are married or with a significant other, there’s no doubt you’ve heard of “speed dating.” The goal is to talk to many potential dates as possible, in a tight time frame, with just enough time to say your name and see…

There are millions of reasons to feel motivated to get better at your job. Job competition, job advancement, and job security are three phrases that might get you motivated to figure out how to get better at your job. The regular list won’t do anymore.…

In an ideal world, once you become bored with your current job, you search and apply for others, have a few interviews, and then pick your preferred choice from the offerings. Unfortunately, it seldom works like that. Financial commitments, lack of employment in your area,…

Job hunting can be a very stressful thing for many people. If you’re between jobs, the thought of not having an income for a while can be overwhelming. Not to mention the fact that you need to really impress when it comes to the application…

Teachers are those special people who taught each and every one of us that no dream is too big and we can never jump too high. Teachers are our mentors, cheerleaders, and even best friends. Not only have they sacrificed so much to help us…

Staying organized during your job search isn’t always the easiest task. From staying on top of the employers you want to work for, to all of the job applications you submitted online, you want to make sure you don’t get lost in the midst of your job search.…

Job seekers spend hours drafting their CVs, contacting different companies in hope to get a call for an interview. A smart job seeker knows the common interview questions for a job interview and will prepare answers accordingly. Anticipating and crafting interview questions and answers give you the…

Imagine you have just heard the fantastic news, "Congratulations! We'd like you to join our company." You start jumping up and down and screaming for joy. At this point, the employer is likely to want you to commit as quickly as possible, sign an offer letter, and put the search to…