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Blending in the Contracting Workplace

By Corinne Balisky on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout Definition of corporate or organizational culture: A collective way of thinking, behaving, goals, standards, attitudes, ideals and appearance Working as a contractor, consultant or temporary resource for multiple clients can be a challenging integration experience, but the most successful workers are able to emulate the workplace culture in... read more

The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever

By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse We know—writing and editing the perfect resume is enough of a challenge. Why should you have to spend your time and energy making it look great, too? Especially if you’re not a designer, crafting a resume that looks impressive and really stands out can be a challenge.... read more

Do I Qualify for Unemployment Insurance?

By Jackie Edwards on AboutUnemployment There are many different specifications an individual needs to meet in order to qualify for unemployment insurance. The Federal government sets the basis for unemployment insurance regulations, but states are afforded much freedom in determining how to, to whom, and reasons for allotting unemployment insurance. There are two different categories... read more

This Is What the Best Candidates I Ever Interviewed Had in Common

By Sara McCord on The Muse Tell me if this sounds familiar: You continually make it to the interview stage, and then—crickets. You have the skills to get in the door, but for some reason, you stall out when it comes to getting the offer. It’s super frustrating, and you can’t help but wonder why.... read more

Get the Scoop: Informational Interviews

By Dawn Gildenmeister on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout The term informational interview is an intimidating concept because most people are unsure of what it is. An informational interview has multiple definitions and can benefit both potential job seekers and employers. Below we’ll go through the purpose of the employer led informational interview and the... read more