Building Your Career
The Building Your Career category contains articles designed to help you in making the most of your career and employment opportunities including job searches, interview prep, being a remote manager or leader, resume tips, recovering from a job loss, using social media to further your career, and much more.
Our staffing and recruiting experts at TeamBuilder Search have conducted thousands of job interviews. In addition, we have conducted thousands of post-interview debriefs with hiring managers. We have learned what successful candidates do in job interview preparation. In the process, we have discovered the most common mistakes made during interviews. Follow the advice in this […]
Most people experience at least one unplanned job loss during their career. Being displaced or losing a job can be very challenging on multiple levels. It’s typical to have feelings of disbelief, anger, grief, along with concerns about financial security. This has become more evident in the trying times of the coronavirus. Follows are 10 […]
“You can’t pour from an empty cup.” A friend recently said this to me. It’s a well-known adage and it holds true—you cannot fill others if your own cup is empty. Current global events—as challenging as they are—provide an opportunity to really focus on personal, professional and career development. It’s easy to become paralyzed in […]
“The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.” – John Maxwell Businesses are in uncharted waters and leaders are attempting to adjust their sails. The shift to remote work presents many challenges, but this uncertain time also presents many opportunities. Once we have overcome this latest […]
March 24, 2020
According to Forbes, LinkedIn is the most advantageous professional networking platform. Among its 750+ million users are recruiters and staffing professionals looking to fill open roles and jobs. In fact, according to Kinsta, 90% of recruiters use LinkedIn. Regardless of whether you’re actively seeking a new role, keeping your LinkedIn profile up-to-date benefits your career […]