How to Negotiate Salary During a Job Offer

Salary negotiations make many people uncomfortable. When you’ve been offered a job and you’re right in the middle of the negotiation, it can be hard to think straight. Here are some tips on how to navigate the minefield...

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New Year's Resolutions for Job Seekers

The Proper Job December 19, 2018

A new year is upon us. Everyone is thinking about their New Years' Resolutions. For job seekers this can be a great opportunity to re-evaluate your job search and see if there are any areas that could using a little tweaking. Here are a few New Years' Resolutions you should consider.

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How to Answer the Awkward 'How's the Job Search Going?' Question During the Holidays

The Proper Job November 30, 2018

If there is anything worse than being out of a job, it's being out of a job at the holidays. The holidays are a time when we want everything perfect. We will be reconnecting with a lot of people that we normally don't see all year long and every one wants to know how every thing is going.

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How To Become a Work At Home Parent

The Proper Job October 24, 2018

Many mums and dads dream of being a work at home parent. Working from home gives parents the freedom they need to meet their children's needs while also earning an income and continuing their career.

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The Pros and Cons of Hiring Events

The Proper Job Aug 20, 2018

When news of a hiring event reaches your ears, you may be relieved. After all, if your job search has been less than successful, a hiring event sounds like a quick solution to your worries. But there are drawbacks to hiring event as well as benefits.

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