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How to Decide if You Should Stay at Your Job or Take a New One

It's always nice to feel wanted.
But just because a job offer comes along — whether you were looking for one or not — doesn't mean it's the right option for you.
If you already have a job and another company offers you a position, think long and hard before you decide to take the leap. ...




Military Transition: Preparing to Create Your Resume

I read resumes of military in transition all the time. Many are not going to do anything for their writers.  Perhaps you wrote your first resume ever as part of your transition program homework – an important first step in understanding resume basics. ...




Writing a Resume: Getting Started

If you’re applying for an internship or job, attending a networking event, or seeking a volunteer opportunity, chances are you’ll need a resume. What is a resume, and how can you go about creating one? This resource will walk you through the basics of creating, formatting, and tailoring your resume to help you make your best impression to employers. ...




The perfect time to show up for a job interview

The big day is here. You've worked so hard to perfect your résumé and prepare for the interview.
 
To show you're responsible and committed to this position, you decide to show up early.
 
But then you wonder, how early is too early?
 
We asked a few career experts and hiring managers the ideal time to show up for a job interview. ...




In the Military? How to Prepare for a Great, Post-Service Civilian Career

“Thanks for your service” is more than just a phrase that Americans say to express patriotic gratitude. The United States has a comprehensive resource structure in place to help veterans adjust to civilian life. Some programs are managed by the government while others are handled by the private sector. ...




18 Tips for Working From Home Effectively

Working from home is great on so many levels. Not having to commute saves money and time and can actually make you happier. A plethora of free tools make it dead simple to check in with office teammates. And if you want to work in sweats or pajamas, you can. ...




Organize! How Unions Have Changed the US Business Landscape

Unions have existed across many industries for decades. Whether you have a positive or negative view of unions, they may be providing you with some benefits at your job. Here are some of the ways that unions have changed the landscape of the US business place. ...




The Surprising Ways Your Office Design Shows You Trust Your Employees

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.
Game rooms, contemplation suites and rooftop running tracks. These may sound like modern innovations -- emblematic of the workplace of 2018 -- but businesses have been experimenting with their workplaces for some time.
Take the U. ...




Are You a Military Tech Vet? How to Land a High-Paying IT Job

Many military veterans worry about finding civilian jobs after their military service. If your service in the military was in a field related to technology, you are unlikely to have trouble finding a job. Your military tech service makes you a valuable resource for several careers. ...




6 Ways to Evaluate Company Culture

Don't wait for the interview to learn about a company.
You probably wouldn't think about purchasing an expensive item without looking at the product reviews or asking your friends for their opinions first.
The same is true for evaluating your next employer. ...