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Posts Tagged ‘job search’

Hire Dynamics in the News: Paving the Way for the Future

This blog was originally posted on SHRM Atlanta. One of the (if not the) hardest segments of the workforce to staff for is the skilled trades, and the skills gap is widening drastically as seasoned craftsmen continue to age out. For every four people retiring from the trades, there is only one person to take […]

Opportunity Knocks: Job Openings for Technical School Graduates

College applications are due this time of year and young adults across the country are confronted with real life questions that many before them have faced. Is college for me and, if so, what type of school? How far from home? Can I afford it and how deep will I go into debt? What are […]

Tips for Finding a Job in a Competitive Employment Market

Competition for jobs is fierce.  If you’re looking for work in this stormy employment market, how can you keep your head above water? Here are a few quick, easy, and really useful ideas to help you stay afloat: Leverage your network. According to Monster.com, 80 percent of jobs are obtained through networking.  Use this statistic […]