Bored at Work? Here Are Six Ways to Shake Things Up

February 16, 2018

The number one reason people are looking for a new job is that they’re bored at work. An article in the Harvard Business Review notes that “close to two-thirds of employees in the United States are bored, detached, or jaded.” The good news for bored employees, however, is that they can address tediousness in the […]

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How to Improve Your Communication Skills

January 4, 2018

Communication skills are one of the most sought-after skills for employers to find in a job candidate. Since it bears so much importance, what can candidates do to improve their communication skills? We have eight tips to help you become a more effective communicator and stand out from other candidates.

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Landing the Gig: How to Prepare for an Engineering Interview

September 28, 2017

Preparing for an engineering interview can be similar to preparing for any job interview. To ace your interview, start with research. One of the first things an interviewer will ask is why you want to work at that company. Research the vision statements ahead of time to give you a better understanding of the company’s […]

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3 Career Advice Tips We Can Learn From Game of Thrones

July 10, 2017

(Be warned. Major spoilers up through season six ahead!) As we head into the final, two-part season of HBO’s thrilling fantasy epic, Game of Thrones, all things are coming to a cataclysmic head. Daenerys Targaryen, the “Mother of Dragons,” — along with a massive fleet that includes many of the characters — sails for King’s Landing to take back the Seven Kingdoms […]

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The Engineering Skills Gap and How Colleges are Fixing It

June 20, 2017

The engineering skills gap has long been a hot topic across the industry. There have been many different strategies employed to try to attract young people back to the profession. Businesses need more students to take STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) as the number of jobs needing these core skills are predicted to grow […]

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6 Ways to Improve Your Hireability

June 15, 2017

The time has come to find a new job. It may be a job seeker’s market, but there are still some tips you can use to make sure you’re the candidate who stands out for the role. Before you start looking at available job opportunities, take these steps to improve your hireability!

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