25 Things To Consider When Considering a Job Change

25 Things To Consider When Considering a Job Change If I was a betting man, I'd bet that most of you reading this place a lot of importance in the compensation that a company is offering you to come work for them. And you should. I don't know about you, but I have bills to [...]

January 28th, 2022|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Things Recruiters Wish Candidates Knew

Things Recruiters Wish Candidates Knew What a crazy job market we are currently in! I just read an article the other day that said since April 2021, 19 million Americans (and counting) have quit their jobs! That's over 3 million people a month! The Great Resignation/The Turnover Tsunami is disrupting businesses in all industries. [...]

November 5th, 2021|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

How to Get a Job in This Crazy Market

How to Get a Job in This Crazy Market As I'm sitting here at the end of June thinking of what to write for my upcoming blog post, I can't help but think that this is going to be the easiest and most enjoyable blog post I've written for JX in the 2 years [...]

July 2nd, 2021|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

In-Person Interview Self-Assessment

In-Person Interview Self-Assessment When searching for a new job, the best feeling is receiving an offer from a company you're excited to work for. The worst feeling is receiving a (probably cold and auto-generated) rejection email. You can't figure out why you didn't get the job as you felt like you rocked the interview(s). [...]

April 30th, 2021|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Mirror, Mirror On The Pew, What Questions Should I Ask In An Interview?

WE WANT YOUR OPINION! PLEASE TELL US WHAT YOU’D LIKE TO SEE ON THE BLOG IN 2021 HERE: HTTPS://WWW.SURVEYMONKEY.COM/R/PGRPKW9 Mirror, Mirror On The Pew, What Questions Should I Ask In An Interview? If you've ever had an interview before, you've been asked this popular question: "Do you have any questions for me?" How you respond [...]

January 28th, 2021|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

The Art of Negotiation

Everyone wants to have great benefits and make as much money as possible when it comes to their job. That's a given. But how do you successfully navigate the negotiation process when a company extends an offer to you, especially in light of the current job market when unemployment is so high? Here are a [...]

October 30th, 2020|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Mastering Virtual Interviews

If you're in the market for a job, it's a pretty strong possibility that you have done, or will do, a virtual interview. Due to social distancing recommendations, many companies are conducting virtual interviews for either the initial interview, or for multiple interviews. It makes sense. It ensures no one can spread COVID-19 and it's [...]

July 17th, 2020|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Who’s Hiring Now and How Do I Land a Job?

It's no surprise that everyone's lives have drastically changed this year.  We're living in unprecedented times. Many companies are laying off employees, whether it's temporarily or permanently.  The last two weeks’ unemployment numbers were through the roof. Over 10 million people - about 6.4% of the country's workforce - filed for unemployment.  Maybe you're one [...]

April 10th, 2020|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

New Year, New You, and a New Approach to Land Your Dream Job

I love this time of the year. The holidays bring joy and happiness to many people. I enjoyed listening to all of my favorite Christmas songs, watching my kids unwrap their favorite toys, and spending time with loved ones. It's interesting pulling up Facebook and LinkedIn and reading people's goals for 2020. 2019 was a [...]

January 3rd, 2020|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Career Fair Tips & Tricks

Career Fairs can be an exciting, yet stressful time for anyone looking for a job. Whether you're in school or in the workforce looking for a change, you have a unique opportunity to connect with recruiters and managers from various companies and industries at one event. If you are interested in attending a career fair, [...]

September 20th, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments