EEO-1 Report Filing Deadline Is Approaching – What You Need To Know

Mark your calendars, because the deadline for the EEO-1 report is September 30th.  If you’re unsure of what the EEO-1 is, it is an annual survey required by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) used to track trends in the gender, racial and ethnic identity of America’s workforce. The government analyzes the data to “protect the civil rights of workers” and to examine employment patterns and representation. Finding out whether you need to file this report or not is important to ma...

4 Things to Do After the Job Interview

So you rocked your job interview. You went in on time, you dressed sharp, you were prepared and you felt confident with your answers.  So, now your work is done….not so fast! The interview was only the beginning. In today’s hypercompetitive job market an effective follow-up is a must after an interview.  This is your last opportunity to sell yourself by reiterating your interest without seeming too pushy. Here are some tips on post-interview etiquette to make you stand out and really make certain t...

Know Yourself and Get the Job You Want

The first step to a successful job search is a realistic assessment of “You” in relation to “The Job.” If you are reading this blog, you are probably looking for a job that fits both your career path and life path. As you begin this process, remember that knowing what you don’t want is as important as knowing what you do want. Why do we recommend an assessment? Hiring managers generally ask two basic questions when they consider job applications: “Is this candidate qualified?” and “...