Entries by Patrice MacMillan

3 Ways To Effectively Narrow Down Your Job Applicants

In a candidate-saturated job market, it can be easy to get overwhelmed with the number of applicants you receive for a job opening. However, there are a few things you can do to narrow down your job applicants effectively. Doing so will create a better application experience for candidates and a smoother hiring process for […]

5 Ways To Prep Your Social Media For A Job Search

Social media has become an essential part of our modern-day lives. It’s how we express ourselves and connect with others. Additionally, it can be a make or break factor in your job search. According to Careerbuilder, more than half of hiring managers have found content on social media that has caused them not to hire […]

How To Ensure Data Security With Your Remote Team

Since the onset of the Coronavirus pandemic, many companies have implemented widespread remote work policies. And while this has allowed everyone to stay connected, it also creates a unique set of security issues. In other words, it’s challenging to ensure that your company’s data is secure. Here are a few things you can do to […]

What Happens To Your Resume After You Submit It

If you’re in the throes of a job search, you might find yourself wondering what happens to your resume after it has been submitted. Sometimes it feels like it goes into a black hole of despair – never to be seen again. Other times you’re left wondering if you just missed something, and the recruiter […]

How To Avoid Phishing Scams At Your Company

As more and more people work from home and cybersecurity measures become more complicated, corporate phishing scams are on the rise. In fact, one in every two organizations has been targeted by a ransomware attack in 2019, and the attackers successfully encrypted data in 73% of these attacks. And a single spear-phishing attack results in an average loss of $1.6 million. […]

8 Ways To Refresh Your Job Search For Spring

Spring has always been a time for renewal. But this year as the weather warms and vaccines roll out worldwide and the job market stabilizes, there is more hope on the horizon than ever. It’s the perfect time to get your job search on track and reassess your long-term career goals. From networking to resumes […]

How To Address Salary Requirements During An Interview

One of the most panic-inducing parts of an interview is addressing salary requirements. To best tackle this question, you need to prepare ahead of time! Here are three steps to take in order to share your salary requirements with confidence. Understand Your Rights First, it’s essential to understand your rights. There are currently 17 state-wide salary […]

How To Answer Interview Questions About Remote Work

If you’re interviewing in 2021 and beyond, chances are, interviewers will ask you questions about remote work. The modern workforce is rapidly changing, and many managers are rethinking their previous aversions to working from home. So, how do you address it during your interview? First, there are two different situations we must examine: if you […]