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30 01, 2020

The Desire For Flexible Work Schedules

By |2020-06-12T07:20:29-04:00January 30th, 2020|Career Articles|

Imagine working at a place which gives you the freedom to choose your own hours; a place where you can find the time to travel or take care of your elderly parents or children.  More and more people are citing flexibility as a key workplace attribute – a trend that seems to continue growing thanks [...]

16 01, 2020

A Focus On Corporate Diversity

By |2020-06-11T06:05:42-04:00January 16th, 2020|Career Articles|

Diversity may not seem like an important issue at the workplace – until things go wrong. Take Uber for example, after numerous female employees claimed that they were being harassed on the basis of gender and HR was ignoring their complaints, many top executives had to step down, including Jeff Jones, Uber’s president.  This is [...]

2 01, 2020

A Focus On Skills, Not Degrees, In The New Decade

By |2020-06-11T06:13:56-04:00January 2nd, 2020|Career Articles|

Do you think you need a four-year degree to get your dream job at one of the top companies like Google, IBM, Apple, or Hilton? Think again!  Many top employers have already started expanding their hiring pools to applicants that lack a college degree but make up for it in relevant experience and skills. Companies [...]

26 09, 2019

Resigning With Grace And Avoiding Counter Offer Trap

By |2020-03-04T03:27:37-04:00September 26th, 2019|Career Articles|

How to Effectively Resign from your Position Quitting your job is never an easy decision, and it usually means charting out into unknown waters. Therefore, if your current employer comes up with a tempting counter offer to encourage you to maintain the status quo, it can be difficult to refuse.  However, going back on your [...]

1 08, 2019

Job Aspirants Increasingly Want to Work Remotely

By |2020-03-03T16:11:16-04:00August 1st, 2019|Career Articles|

Working Remotely a Key Desire in Job Applicants One of the important job trends that has emerged in recent years is an increasing desire among job candidates to work remotely.  A global survey of 14,000 workers across 19 countries showed that remote working and schedule flexibility are among the top three career considerations today.  The [...]

20 06, 2019

Lack of Leadership Causing you to look for a New Job?

By |2019-08-28T04:32:13-04:00June 20th, 2019|Career Articles, Kane Partners|

Signs it May be Time for a New Job How do you know when it’s time to move on from your current position? There are certainly many factors that can lead to that decision. Is it simply boredom or complacency in your current job?Are the opportunities for advancement just not there, or maybe you are [...]

6 06, 2019

Benefits to Hiring Someone starting a Second Career

By |2019-10-24T04:07:13-04:00June 6th, 2019|Career Articles|

Don't Overlook the Candidate Starting a Second Career Starting a second or a new career can be a difficult decision for any person to make. Making the choice of leaving a profession that you know and are comfortable with, to go into a completely new professional direction can be daunting. There are be many different [...]

30 05, 2019

Humanize Your Hiring Process For Best Results

By |2019-10-28T04:09:40-04:00May 30th, 2019|Career Articles|

How Technology Assists (or hurts) Recruiting According to a survey conducted by the American Staffing Association Workforce Monitor, 80% of Americans think that applying for a job today seems like sending their resume into a black box, while 69% of the job aspirants believe or feel that the hiring process today is far too impersonal. [...]

23 05, 2019

The Fastest Growing Jobs in The Tech World

By |2019-06-27T06:50:22-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Career Articles, Jobs|

Tech Jobs Growth Continue to Rise The technology sector in the US continues to be of the most lucrative and high-growth sectors for job seekers. Here are some of the fastest growing tech jobs that you should consider if you are focusing on building a tech career. Software Developer The demand for software developers has [...]

31 01, 2019

Career Outlook In Industrial Engineering in The US Today

By |2020-03-30T07:38:04-04:00January 31st, 2019|Career Articles, Engineering|

Getting Started in Industrial Engineering An industrial engineer is an expert who tests the current production processes of a firm and then recommends improvisation and enhancement. Their goal is to create industrial solutions that can boost production and lower the costs using the same amount of resources. In other words, an industrial engineer helps firms [...]