What to Wear—and Not to Wear—to an Interview

Interviewing can be a stressful ordeal, and one aspect of that is deciding what to wear to the interview itself. You want to make a good impression, come across as professional, and leave the interviewer with the sense that you’d be a great fit for their position. It seems simple—until it comes time to pick […]

3 Things to Look for When Searching for a Retail Job

When job seekers think about working in retail, the first few things that come to mind might be dealing with difficult customers, organizing and restocking items all day long, struggling at the register, and the crazy holidays and big sale events (especially Black Friday). But if you look for the right job that has the […]

Five Things to Consider When Choosing the Right Job for You

Everybody faces a choice at one time or another of what to do for work. Whether it’s starting a brand-new job when you’re just out of college, making a change a couple years in from a job that’s not working for you, a mid-career change, or even later in life when you’ve already achieved personal […]

12 Questions that YOU Should Ask during an Interview

As any big event you care about approaches, you’re going to feel a mix of emotions including nerves and excitement—and an interview is no different. One way to combat the nerves is to be prepared. It’s easy to anticipate the questions they are going to ask you, but what about the questions you should be […]

Diffusing the Most Difficult of Customers

The customer is always right—or so we’ve been told. Retailers are presented with the task of retaining customers, no matter the cost. And YOU, the ever vigilant retail execution hero, are on the front lines—even with those difficult customers. Like clockwork, 5 minutes before you end your shift, customer-zilla walks through the doors and locks […]

5 Tricks to Be Happier at Work—Starting Today!

We spend the majority of our waking hours at work—but let’s face it, work can be stressful. What’s worse is that we tend to bring our work frustrations back home with us. Here are a few tricks to be happier at work, starting today. Get Your Jam On (If You Can!) If you work in […]

From Coworkers to BFFs: Here is How You Can Make More Friends at Work

Unless you’ve got the secret to winning the lottery, you’ve gotta work for a living. C’est la vie. But work doesn’t have to be a drag, and it certainly helps if you’re buddies with your coworkers. The benefits of having friends at work are seemingly endless: • Friends make time go by faster • Having […]