“It’s good to learn a trade.” Given the general state of today’s economy, this old truism appears to have been fairly sound advice.Â The mechanical systems supporting the operation of commercial facilities, school buildings, governmental structures, and residences as well as the edifices themselves, will, sooner or later, require maintenance. Â While the recession has impacted […]
Is your telephone ringing?Â Is your email Inbox presenting you with genuine job opportunities (no, not offers for “work at home” jobs or various “get rich” schemes)?Â Are you schedulingÂ interviews? IfÂ you’ve answered “No” to these questions, understand that employers are saying “No” to your resume and cover letter, and that it is time for […]
One might assume that high school students could simply fill out applications when seeking employment.Â While most companies do require the completion of an application in accordance with their business policies, a document that cut and dried will do little to open doors for young people competing in an ever-dwindling job market.Â By contrast, well-prepared […]
Given the glut of applicants and dearth of available positions, a job hunter must take pains to create job-seeking documents that enable him to gain the proverbial competitive edge.Â The proper use of keywords in resumes and cover letters dramatically enhances their potential for review by employers and recruiters; thereby, enabling their submitters to receive […]
Several years before Taylor Hicks was crowned the 2006 American Idol winner at the famed Kodak Theater, it was a much smaller stage that he claimed in his native Birmingham, Alabama.Â In a venue called The Open Door Cafe, Hicks and his band mates tossed up a mixed salad of classic-bluesy rock and Southern rock, […]
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