The Value of Networking (and How to do it Successfully)

In the job hunting process, your education and skill set are important. However, there is something to be said for your network and how effectively you use it. Knowing people can help you land the job you really want, and a job where you can excel. The value of your personal network can be worth Read more »

Make a Mistake at Work? Post Mistake Dos and Don’ts

Mistakes are a part of life. They happen at the office, at home, and everywhere in between and the severity of their consequences will vary. Some mistakes will have immediate results while others can take weeks, even months to fully feel, but how you react to the initial mistake will be the true test of Read more »

Personal Branding for Candidates

Everyone has a brand. Whether you take advantage of it or not, doesn’t negate the fact that you have a distinct ability to market yourself in a variety of ways. From a website to a personalized email, getting your name out there and recognized will be a strong factor in your job search and should Read more »

Automotive Job Outlook

The recession hit the automotive industry hard , but there are signs of recovery, particularly in the south. Michigan is still has the highest concentration of motor vehicle manufacturing employment, but southern states including Kentucky are growing fast. Last year Kentucky was ranked 3rd nationwide in auto production midway through the year with more than Read more »