Category: Career Advice

Featured Image: It’s the most wonderful (networking) time of the year!

It’s the most wonderful (networking) time of the year!

November 23, 2017 | Career Advice, Jobseeking Tips

It’s easy to think of the holidays as a time to take a break, forget about advancing your career, and focus on the turkey, stuffing, and pie. After all, aren’t things always slow this time of year? Businesses are far too busy closing this year’s deals and preparing for the new year to care about […]

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Do’s and Don’t of Social Media

November 7, 2017 | Career Advice

How many times have you absentmindedly scrolled through your Facebook feed? Social media has become a major part of our lives and many people say it takes up too much of our valuable time. But what if you could get something of value from that time? What if instead of just using social media to […]

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Featured Image: Why you NEED a recruiter to advance your career

Why you NEED a recruiter to advance your career

September 21, 2017 | Career Advice, Jobseeking Tips, Videos

If you want to get a great new job or advance your career you need to talk to a great recruiter! Today’s job market is frustrating, complicated, and difficult to navigate. Our career advancement series will give you the tools and tips you need to take your career to the next level! Watch our latest […]

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Advance your career with TalentBridge!

September 14, 2017 | Career Advice, Videos

Looking for a new job? Hoping for a promotion? Not sure where to begin? You’re not alone! Today’s job market is frustrating, complicated, and difficult to navigate. Our career advancement series will give you the tools and tips you need to take your career to the next level!

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Featured Image: How to Get Honest Feedback from Your Boss

How to Get Honest Feedback from Your Boss

May 22, 2017 | Career Advice

What does your boss really think of you? What about your performance? Getting honest feedback could be a big help to your career, but finding out what you need to know can be a problematic and often delicate task. Some managers are open to feedback and even criticism. In fact, some companies require regular coaching […]

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Featured Image: Creating and Promoting a “Company of Me”

Creating and Promoting a “Company of Me”

May 15, 2017 | Career Advice

The business landscape has been shifting over the years and, as a result, more employees with “traditional” careers need to be employing the skills that allow small business owners to be successful. That is, workers need to use the same skills and tactics that entrepreneurs and small business owners use to build and enhance their […]

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Featured Image: Love What You Do and Do What You Love–Using Your Skills and Energy as Your Career Guide

Love What You Do and Do What You Love–Using Your Skills and Energy as Your Career Guide

April 24, 2017 | Career Advice

In your career, it’s important to plug into your strengths—to recognize what you do well and to use those skills to your advantage. It’s particularly critical during a career transition. But what’s more important is the ability to separate what you do well from what you love to do. You can be very good at something […]

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Featured Image: What’s the Secret to Achieving Goals?

What’s the Secret to Achieving Goals?

February 2, 2017 | Career Advice

Around this time of the year, millions of people are hard at work on their New Year’s Resolutions. Some have already given up. What makes those who do realize their goals different from the rest of us? You might be thinking, “What do they have that I don’t?” They don’t have anything you don’t have. […]

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Featured Image: When is it too late to change careers?

When is it too late to change careers?

August 22, 2016 | Career Advice

It seems like all the attention is on millennials these days when it comes to the new normal at American companies, but another really important demographic is also changing the dynamics of the workplace. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts that by the end of 2016 one-third of the U.S. labor force will be […]

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Featured Image: Back to work after having a baby?

Back to work after having a baby?

August 8, 2016 | Career Advice

Along with Papua New Guinea and Oman, the US is one of only three countries left in the world that do not guarantee paid maternity leave. What we have here instead is the Family Medical Leave Act, which guarantees most new mothers with jobs 12 weeks of UNPAID leave. So things are already tough enough […]

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