Career Advice

How to Negotiate Your Pay Rate After Receiving a Job Offer

Job Upon January 11, 2021

Getting a job offer for a job you truly desire is an exhilarating occurrence. However, the first job offer you get might not contain the pay rate you want. Employers usually don't offer the highest they can give you on the first offer. Therefore, you might have to do some negotiating to get the rate you desire. Here are some tips for negotiating your pay rate...

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The Benefits of Working a Seasonal Job During the Pandemic

Job Upon December 9, 2020

If you're on the hunt for a job during a pandemic, you might notice a lot of "seasonal" job opportunities. Seasonal positions aren't permanent, and they usually end within four months. Therefore, your first instinct might be to ignore those opportunities. However, seasonal employment comes with quite a few benefits. These are three benefits that you can get by putting in an application to work a seasonal position.

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Creative Ways to Make Money During The Holidays

Job Upon November 10, 2020

We all feel that tiny crunch during the holidays for a little extra cash. There are plenty of creative ways you can bring in some extra money during this time of year. Keep reading to find out how you find the holiday spending money you need.

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Blue-Collar Jobs that Pay Well

Job Upon October 12, 2020

While many people are pushing for costly college degrees there has been a recent groundswell of interest in blue-collar jobs. The reason is simple, many people are finding employments without college degrees with starting salaries in excess of what you can reasonably expect as a starting salary with a four-year degree. These are a few high-paying blue-collar jobs to consider.

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Should You Accept a Free Internship?

Job Upon September 11, 2020

Internships are a great way to get your foot in the door of a company, to demonstrate your skills, and to experience a real working environment in your area of study. The flip side is that a lot of internships are unpaid positions. Some nefarious companies even use unpaid internships as a way to get free help. The question is, should you accept a free internship?

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