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Go-To Words to Get Your Resume Noticed

Retool your resume with these witty words Your resume is the first thing HR looks at, and unfortunately, you don’t get a chance to talk to them or show them who you are as a person before the interview. All you have are the words on the page. Which is why it’s so important to […]

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On the Job Podcast – Mazel Tov: Stories from a Late-In-Life Rabbi

On the Job Podcast – Mazel Tov: Stories from a Late-In-Life Rabbi

In this week’s episode of On the Job, we hear the story of Jay Shupack, who has worn many hats throughout the course of his professional life—actor, door-to-door insurance salesman, psychologist, and more. But nothing prepared him for his latest and greatest career move: becoming a Rabbi. After years of soul-searching and some unexpected twists and turns, […]

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Job Searching Past Retirement Age

Changing careers isn’t easy You’ve worked for one company for the better part of a decade and were laid off yesterday. Now it’s time to look for a new job. Competition is fierce, so you’re happy to accept a lower ranking position if need be. Age is only a number. You know that, and you […]

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Poll Results: Achieving Your Career Dreams in 2018

Last month we conducted a Movin’ On Up poll asking readers which part of their career they plan to focus on this year. Check out the results below! Getting Hired Just over 18% of respondents indicated they want to get hired in 2018. How do you get the job? Hard work and dedication. If you […]

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On the Job: From Hired to Retired—Season 2 Episode 1

On the Job: From Hired to Retired—Season 2 Episode 1

Featuring stories about the pursuit of work Movin’ On Up is proud to announce season two of the On the Job podcast series, brought to you by Express Employment Professionals. Jobs give us a connection to our communities and the ability to provide for ourselves and our families. Your work may be your passion or it could […]

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The New Look of Temporary Work

There’s been a huge shift in the way companies do business today as staffing services have become a more important part of business and hiring strategies. Since the great recession, U.S. staffing firms have created more jobs than any other industry and are expected to grow faster and add more new jobs in the next […]

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Poll: What Part of the Job Interview Process Do You Need Help With?

Poll: What Part of the Job Interview Process Do You Need Help With?

Here at Movin’ On Up, it’s our goal to help you find a job and career you’ll love. Accomplishing that means acing your interviews. Is there any part of the interview process you’d like help with? Something you’ve always wanted to know but never had an opportunity to ask? Now’s your chance! Let us know […]

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Is Your Relationship with Your Boss on the Rocks?

Group projects don’t end after high school. As adults, we call it work. Karen grew up, and now she’s a department manager.  Like Jerry, some coworkers are undependable. And like Karen, some managers are less than great. It gets even harder to perform well when you suspect your manager might have it out for you. […]

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Interviews and Your Personality Type

Interviews and Your Personality Type

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? We’ve all heard it before. Be assertive and social in an interview. Show that you want the job and are easy to talk to. You want to show how great it would be to work with you, and how valuable your sense of teamwork is. However, what do […]

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Why You Need a Career Development Plan

Going into the job search blind is a bad idea. Lack of preparation will result in an unfocused job search. You don’t want to spend hours searching job websites and applying for everything in sight that meets your payment requirements. Instead, consider creating a career development plan. A career development plan is a document wherein […]

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