How to Avoid Hiring a Bad Candidate With a Great Resume

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  It can be a real challenge for hiring managers to judge an employee by their behavior as a candidate. In fact many times, a candidate seems perfect on paper, but may not actually turn out to be a great hire. But the question is, how do you know? How can you reduce risk and… Read more »

The Top 4 Hiring Trends for 2018

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  The hiring landscape is changing fast. From robot recruiters, to shifting candidate expectations, these changes are having a huge impact on the job market and the business world as well. The first step to keeping up with these changes is to know what’s new and what’s actually valuable. Only then will you be able… Read more »

The Top Skills Needed to be a Biotechnologist

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  The Biotech industry is an incredible space. The amazing innovations coming out of this field are things that will change what it means to be a healthy human in the years to come. If you are interested in being part of the workforce that is revolutionizing the health industry, there are certain skills necessary…. Read more »

Why Regular Communication With Temp Employees Matters

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  Oftentimes it can be difficult for temporary employees to see how their work impacts an organization. And with a lack of dedicated management and corporate leadership available to support their growth, it really is up to them to see how they are driving the success of the company they work for. However, as an… Read more »

How to Choose Between Two Great Candidates

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  Having what appears to be two great candidates and only one job to fill is a pretty good problem to have. It can be more of a challenge than you might think. Now’s the time to ask yourself some difficult questions that will give you more insight into each candidate’s skill set and ability… Read more »

Three Ways to Advance Your Engineering Career

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  When it comes to engineering, there are many things you can do to advance your career. Earning a master’s degree is rapidly becoming a requirement for any type of career advancement today. For example, you’ll want to focus on developing your soft skills and networking to help you get ahead. Here are three things… Read more »

The Benefits of Behavioral Interview Questions

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  When you interview a candidate, you want to learn about them as qualified professionals. You need to ask them about their past experience, their accomplishments and their key skills. But what you might not be asking are those questions that will tell you what sort of employee they will be. How they will work… Read more »

Four Tips for Putting Together a Great Engineering Resume

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  Resumes can be a challenge for even the most skilled engineers on the market. The good news is you already have the skills top employers are looking for. Here are some key tips to help you craft a stellar resume that gets the attention it deserves. Highlight Key Skills The first line of defense… Read more »

Nontraditional Interview Questions You Should Be Asking

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  Hiring the best candidate for the job has never been more important than it is today. As an interviewer, you are a key gatekeeper in discovering who is and who isn’t a good fit for your company. While the technical questions are important, they often don’t provide enough information about the new candidate to… Read more »

4 Signs Your Employees Are on the Verge of Burnout

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  In times of high stress and increased workload, burnout is a very real risk for employees. As a manager, you need to be on top of staff morale and know when to scale back to retain your best workers and ensure they are producing their best effort on the job. There are several signs… Read more »