Archive for August 2018

Resume Advice from a Career Expert

What do real-life recruiters think when they look at resumes? Business Insider found out when they showed career expert Amanda Augustine from TopResume seven resumes.   Tips & Things to Avoid Augustine’s advice can be distilled into the following key tips: Put your most important selling points at the top of your resume. Education is…

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Insurance Employment Update: July 2018

Insurance Employment Trends from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report The insurance industry lost 6,700 jobs in July according to preliminary numbers released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation report earlier this month. Comparatively, the industry added 4,900 insurance jobs in July of 2017, and 2,300 jobs in June…

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A Simple Tip To Keep Your Resume Updated

Career advice website The Muse has an ingenious and incredibly simple lifehack that will simplify your efforts to keep your resume (and LinkedIn profile) updated without wracking your brains or increasing your stress-level! It’s simple: keep a folder in your email that acts as a ‘brag file’. Anytime you receive praise, new responsibility, new feedback,…

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Inspirational Quotes To Keep You Motivated at Work

Are you struggling to keep your head held high at work lately? If you’re out of vacation time and patience, read through these inspirational quotes for a microdose of motivation.       “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas…

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