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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How Your Mindset Will Affect Your Job Search

The Proper Job February 21, 2019

While looking for a job, there are many factors which can affect your success. Your job search skills, your networking skills, and the power of your resume are all factors that most people would put at the top of the list as influences on your success. But what about mindset? Can your mindset actually affect your job search success?

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What Entry Level Trade Jobs Have to Offer

The Proper Job January 21, 2019

For a few decades now college has been marketed as the end all way to obtain a successful career. However, the over concentration on college degrees and the white collar jobs that they lead to has caused an imbalance in the workforce.

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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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