Navigating the Job Market in 2024: Tips and Insights from Challenger, Gray & Christmas

The job market is loosening, and employers are not as quick to hire. The labor market appears to be stabilizing with a more normal churn, though we expect to continue to see layoffs going into the New Year. That said, the economy is holding and recession fears are receding. Right now, 20% of companies surveyed by… Read More »

The Career Benefits of Volunteering During Your Job Search

While it may seem like something you don’t have time for, volunteering during and even after your job search has many professional and personal benefits. Even better, no matter what kind of job seeker you are or the positions you’re looking for, volunteering can help enhance your resume. How Volunteering Benefits You Professionally You probably know… Read More »

What Employers Look For in Potential Employees

Many people think that landing a job is as simple as showing up to an interview and telling the interviewer what they want to hear. They assume that if they get an offer, then it’s game over. This couldn’t be further from the truth! Employers know how many candidates are applying for each position, so… Read More »

Twelve Things to Consider When Looking for a Job

In today’s market, job seekers are in the driver’s seat, and what is most important has shifted following the pandemic. If you are looking for a job, here are twelve things to consider. Location: The pandemic has made this a game-changer. With increased opportunities for remote work, employees have more choices. What might have required a long… Read More »

Build Trust

Trust is essential when building a healthy and productive work environment. Whether you’re leading an entire department or work hand-in-hand with a just a few coworkers, it’s important to build trusting relationships. Here are several tips to help build trust with both your coworkers and your superiors: Be honest and share information completely. Be straightforward and… Read More »

Get Motivated

Today, we’re going to focus on 5 ways to turn negative thoughts into positive action. You have a lot of potential – start recognizing it! You may not be built like a bodybuilder or be mistaken for a supermodel. But with positive thinking, focusing on your strengths, and self-determination you can achieve some truly amazing things.… Read More »

The 5 Keys to Job Success

Certain people always have great jobs. They always seem to land the promotion. And they always seem to be successful with everything they touch. Is this just luck or a coincidence? Nope! These people don’t wait for things to happen, they make their own luck. So what can you do to ensure you’re successful? You… Read More »