How to Become a More Grateful (And Productive!) Professional

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It’s November and that means we’re focused once again on thankfulness. It’s normal, since Thanksgiving falls as the end of the month, to only recognize how gratitude plays into your life this one month a year. But what if you could use gratitude to become a better worker, more productive, and happier all year long?… Read more »

5 Managerial Skills to Showcase in a Leadership Job Search

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Companies often say they want leaders in their new positions. This is true whether the role is management or otherwise, since leadership skills are an indicator of success. So how can you showcase your managerial skills when you’re looking for a leadership role? And what are the top managerial skills employers are looking for? Before… Read more »

What Is Your Michigan Employee Experience Like?

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Your employees are the single most important investment your company will ever make. Have you taken some time to consider the employee experience for your Michigan workers? If not, now may be a good time to consider how your employees like their job, how they talk about it to others, and what benefits they get… Read more »

Should You Open Up This Can of Worms With Your Co-Workers?

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If you’re looking for a new job, who have you told? More importantly, who should you tell? Is this a conversation you should have with your co-workers, or should you keep your search personal and confidential? Professionals will give you all kinds of advice, but here is what we think about opening up this can… Read more »

Keep Your Workplace Culture Bright and Shiny This Summer

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Do you know how your employees would describe your company culture? What about your organization makes people excited about doing business with you? The overall culture of your workplace is a critical part of your success, so how can you be sure it stays top of mind in a positive way all year long, including… Read more »

Here’s Why No One Applied to Your Job…

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There was a time when recruiting was easy. All you needed to do was post a basic job online and you received hundreds if not thousands of applications. But what happens after no one, or no one qualified, applied to your open job? There are a lot of reasons your jobs aren’t getting the hits… Read more »

6 Inspirational Quotes to Get You Through the Michigan Heat!

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If you were born and raised around the Great Lakes, you know that our summers can be just a brutal as those living in the deep south. While you’re dreaming of days off to lounge by the pool or just stay in doors and hide from the word with the air conditioning running, you may… Read more »

What Type of Michigan Job Do You Want?

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You know you need a new Michigan job, but have you taken time to consider exactly what job you want? Job seekers throughout southeast Michigan have a lot to choose from, in terms of types of employers and the jobs themselves. Successful job seekers always ask themselves these smart questions before beginning their search. Here… Read more »

You’re Looking For Jobs the Wrong Way!

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You know the drill: Look at jobs online, complete the application, submit a resume, and wait for a phone call to initiate the next steps. But what if we told you that you’re looking for jobs the wrong way? If there was a better way that produced more results, you’d want to know, right? Let’s… Read more »

5 Tips for Finding Elusive Passive Candidates

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Passive candidates can sometimes be like finding a unicorn. Why? Because the very nature of passive means the individual is not currently looking for a new opportunity. You need to find them wherever they are because they will not have an occasion to find you as an employer. You’re simply not on their radar. Sometimes… Read more »