CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.10.14
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It is really amusing to read all the articles on HOW to change jobs. 95% of them seem to encourage a person to go ahead and change jobs as long as you do X on your resume and Y in interviewing. Everyone seems to be ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.08.09
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I do a lot of blog readings for this web site.  Mostly, I'm looking for helpful tips to share here in The Great Workplace for those of you who are looking for a career opportunity.  And today I read this article entitled Objective of a ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.07.28
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You've been hard at work this week scheduling appointments.  Good work. Take a break this afternoon and go shopping.  What for you ask? Well do you want to stand out from the crowded applicant pool when there are over two hundred applicants who need to be ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.07.23
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They’ve extended the unemployment benefits. PHEW! You’ve got the extension. But this may very well be the last so let’s get cracking.  It’s time. We just have to buckle down and make it happen.  And believe. It will happen. You’ve tried it all I’m sure by ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.07.13
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Many people in the industrial sector haven't a clue how to dress for a job interview.  And when one does....it totally excites the Staffing Expert and puts the candidate to the top of the list when all else is equal. But what works in making a ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.07.08
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So, your benefits are running out. You’re feeling the pressure. But you’ve been trying hard to find a job with no luck. When you’re running in panic mode everything shuts down. Aside for the incredible sense of fear seeping through every muscle, you may feel ...

CATEGORY › BLUE COLLAR WORKPLACE
2010.06.23
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Blue Collar Interview Killers 1)     Dress like you don’t care, or are going fishing/hunting. Make sure the baseball cap you wear is dirty, or has “Bud Light” on it (Patch or smell), or even worse: “New York Yankees”. Don’t shave, makes you look macho. 2)     Pour that ...