Job Seekers

Succeeding in the workplace isn’t just about having the necessary skills and abilities. If you aren’t a good communicator, no one will want to do business with you. At HCR, we’re passionate about helping job candidates learn to be expert communicators so they can rise through the career ranks. Here are our tips for speaking… Read more »

Vying for a promotion this year? The first step is often proving you’re responsible enough to take on the additional duties. After all, companies don’t want to put someone into a leadership role if he or she can’t stay cool under pressure. Here are some tips to prove you’re up for the challenge: Show an… Read more »

Job interviews are nerve-racking at the best of times. Some people struggle to relax and give calm and collected answers. Others have trouble remaining focused and tend to trail off topic. It’s easy to let your nerves get the best of you. But did you know there are also a few key mistakes you could… Read more »

We’ve all done things we regret in the past. For some of us, these mistakes happened in the working world and may even have lead to us being terminated. While getting fired is upsetting and embarrassing, it need not affect your career prospects for years to come. Moreover, you can use the experience of losing… Read more »

From friends to love interests, it’s human nature to want to make a good impression on people. However, if you’re working with a recruiter, that urge to impress is often kicked into high gear. Here are some tips for showing a recruiter or hiring manager you’re up to the task: Customize Your Resume Employers have… Read more »

Most of us grow up believing it’s wrong to brag. Boasting about our accomplishments and abilities only makes us seem tacky, right? On the contrary, showcasing your skills in a job interview is a crucial part of besting the competition and landing the position you desire. Read on to learn how to present yourself to… Read more »

Anyone who claims to be able to craft the perfect resume for every job is likely lying. Still, there are steps you can take to ensure your next resume doesn’t get your application tossed in the trash. Check out these outdated and inaccurate resume “tips” and be sure to avoid them when writing your next… Read more »

Landing a machine operator job is no easy feat. The best positions are highly competitive, with numerous candidates throwing their hats in the ring. If you want to secure your dream job, you need to find ways of standing out from the crowd. Here are some of HCR’s tips for writing a machine operator resume… Read more »

Sometimes searching for a new job can feel like a full time job in itself. Devoting time and energy into finding a great job is exhausting and incredibly time consuming. From search engines to job boards to employer websites, it’s challenging to know where to look and how or when to get started. Luckily there’s… Read more »

Working nights might not be anyone’s dream career. After all, adjusting to a nocturnal schedule is no easy feat. Still, there are benefits associated with journeying to the office in the dead of night. Here are some reasons that accepting a night shift position might be a great choice. Increase Your Salary Want to get… Read more »