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How many of us have big plans for this year? A new car, a nice vacation, or, more realistically, just paying off some of our bills would be a dream come true. Currently, the average American household has over $16,000 just in credit card debt. Add in mortgages and car loans, and it’s no wonder… Read more »

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Searching for a new job isn’t the same as it was just a few years ago. There are members of the workforce today who have never considered looking in the local paper for a job listing. Whether you’re looking at nationwide job postings, sticking to a local search, or using one of the temp agencies… Read more »

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This winter is a great time to look for a job in the Lancaster, PA region of the state. Popular with both tourists and businesses alike, Lancaster offers some of the best career opportunities in the Northern states. Here are some of the jobs that we think are among the top in the Delaware Valley…. Read more »

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Have you been invited to a job interview with a local industrial company in Lancaster, PA? While you are excited about this opportunity, you may also be wondering how you should dress for the best chance of making a positive first impression. Unlike other types of job interviews and career situations, in which you may… Read more »

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Nearly everyone is strapped for cash these days. For this reason, people often find themselves looking for additional sources of income. From starting a home business to working a side gig to partnering with temp agencies in Lancaster, PA, there are many ways to find extra money in 2017. Perhaps you have a goal such… Read more »

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In today’s economy, the dollar doesn’t stretch quite as far. That’s why a growing number of people are taking on side gigs and weekend jobs to increase their incomes. The problem is, oftentimes working too much can create burnout. This is especially true if a second job is overly stressful or does not bring in… Read more »

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Most job seekers anticipate job interviews to be much like an interrogation. The recruiter asks a bunch of questions and the candidate does his or her best to answer them. But, do you realize that this is also an opportunity for you to dig deeper into the company to see if you want to work… Read more »

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Mentoring has long been an important aspect of building a long term, successful career. Career advancement is about learning, and no college course or training program can prepare you for a career in the real world like a mentor can. Mentors are seasoned professionals who bring with them years of experience, gathered from both positive… Read more »

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Every candidate anticipates being asked a few difficult interview questions during the course of a job search. It just comes with the territory. However, there is a particularly awkward question that almost always come up. “Why did you leave your last job?” This interview question can create anxiety in even a veteran job seeker. How… Read more »

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As you fill out a job application, you notice that the company is requiring several career references – more than you usually provide. You rack your brains trying to think of some additional people you can use as references, other than your immediate friends and family members, your college roommates, and your family doctor who… Read more »