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How to Create Your Own Position

Sometimes you’re the perfect fit for a job. The title matches your experience and skills and everything works out beautifully.

However, sometimes you look at a company’s website and realize you could write their blog better or code their website to be faster and more efficient. This company isn’t looking for a blogger or web programmer, though.

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Growing Manufacturing Jobs

Contrary to popular opinion, not all companies are shipping manufacturing jobs to other countries. In fact, recent trends indicate that a number of companies are either opting to keep manufacturing jobs in the United States and/or are reshoring jobs that were shipped abroad in years past. Following are some tips for obtaining one of the many jobs that are now available in this sector.

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Aptitude vs. Competency

Requirements in the job market are no longer as simple as they used to be. The candidate that has the most experience is no longer a shoe-in for the job. Nowadays, candidates must have aptitude and competency along with other qualifying factors. Aptitude and competency are not the same nor are they interchangeable in any way.

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Do You Have to Work This Holiday Season?

It’s that time of year again: the holidays are here, and from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve, office workers will have a lot of time off, right? Well, what if you’re in a job that does business through the holidays and you’re asked to work? Or what if you tried to get vacation time off for the holidays and you were denied? What do you do if you must work for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year’s Eve?

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