Time Management

Time Management Skills to Practice for the Office

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on Time Management Skills to Practice for the Office

Time Management Skills to Practice for the Office

If you employ time management skills at home and work, the most important benefit will be lowering your level of stress, says PsychCentral. Here are some tips that will help you manage your time. Become a list-maker. Start every day with a to-do list and refer back to it during the day. Set deadlines. Try to meet all deadlines, but if you have to carry-over to a later hour or day, it’s not a disaster. Move on. What’s most important is that you set your goal and did your best to attain it. Focus. Concentrate on one task at a time. Juggling or multi-tasking sounds more...

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Three Goals to Focus On for Your Job Search

Posted by on Aug 9, 2014 in Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on Three Goals to Focus On for Your Job Search

Three Goals to Focus On for Your Job Search

According to Forbes, successful job hunting is about focusing on the right goals. For example, if your goal is to get a job, any job, by the end of this summer, you’re working with a formula for failure. Here are 3 job-seeking goals that will keep you moving in the right direction: Effective Time Management¬†- Developing disciplined time organization will be your most valuable job hunting skill, because it transfers into the workplace. No matter what your career or place of employment, time is money! Use it wisely and stay consistent in your search. Research¬†- Make a list of the...

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How to Look for a Job While You’re Still Employed

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on How to Look for a Job While You’re Still Employed

How to Look for a Job While You’re Still Employed

Looking for a job while you’re still employed can be complicated and intimidating; there you are, covertly looking into other companies and positions, sprucing up cover letters and resumes while outwardly acting like everything’s normal. To make sure you’re going about it the correct way, here are a few dos and don’ts when looking for a job while employed. Do keep quiet. Even friends with the best intentions can slip up with a “how’s the job search” query in the break room. If looking for a new job will threaten your current one, don’t talk...

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Why You Should Be Working With a Staffing Firm

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Day Planning, Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on Why You Should Be Working With a Staffing Firm

Why You Should Be Working With a Staffing Firm

In most cases, job hunting is stressful, time consuming, and frustrating. Don’t you wish somebody could do it for you? Well, guess what? A professional staffing firm can! Staffing firms are like the matchmakers of the professional world. They develop relationships with companies and professional organizations, carefully screen applicants and then connect one with the other. Here are a few reasons why you should be working with a staffing firm for your job hunt. Be among the first to know about new openings. Since staffing firms work with a number of companies, these businesses look to...

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Time Blocking Techniques to Make You More Productive

Posted by on Jun 9, 2014 in Day Planning, Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on Time Blocking Techniques to Make You More Productive

Time Blocking Techniques to Make You More Productive

Modern technology increases workplace efficiency – in theory. The problem is it also introduces a wealth of distractions. For example: while beginning task #1 you receive an email and your response reminds you of an appointment you forgot to make, which leads to a phone call to a colleague, which spins you off to another task. By lunch time, you haven’t ever completed task #1. Sound familiar? Time blocking techniques can help you to remain focused and on-task, which will help to increase work productivity. Here are steps for effective time blocking: Use the right tool. Google...

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3 Reasons To Use A Permanent Staffing Agency

Posted by on May 12, 2014 in Featured, Time Management | Comments Off on 3 Reasons To Use A Permanent Staffing Agency

3 Reasons To Use A Permanent Staffing Agency

Many businesses find it hard to get employees that work diligently for them and do a good job in the process. Luckily, the candidate search and interview process is considerably easier when you take the guesswork out of it by hiring a professional staffing firm allowing you to focus on your core business. Professional recruiters have access to hard to come by talent by talking to active job seekers, passive job seekers, as well as a continual flow of personal referrals. There are a variety of benefits to hiring a permanent staffing firm: A qualified recruiting firm will you save time and...

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