Automotive mechanics are not required to possess any certifications if they want to work in an auto body or repair shop. Yet, automotive mechanics who want to become successful auto technicians should pursue any certifications available, so they are well-equipped to differentiate themselves from other candidates for the top jobs.   The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) provides the standard credential for automotive… Read more »

Many businesses are letting employees work from home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Yet, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to work-from-home cybersecurity, so it can be exceedingly difficult for remote employees to guard against cyberattacks and data breaches.   Employees are responsible for securing their business devices and data. However, working remotely can inadvertently cause employees to expose business… Read more »

If you’re looking for your next job, you may be tempted to go it alone. After all, if there are plenty of available jobs in your area or your skills are in demand, do you really need the help in your job search? Maybe. There are several ways a recruiter or temp agency can help you get… Read more »

You need a strong password to limit the risk that hackers can illegally access your business accounts, steal your data, and put your business, its employees, and its customers in danger. Yet, it can be tough to remember a password that contains a long combination of numbers, letters, and special characters.   Businesses often have policies in… Read more »

Data breaches are big problems for businesses around the world. But, if employees understand cybersecurity risks, they can minimize the risk of costly, time-intensive data breaches.   Cybersecurity rules are crucial for businesses and their employees. Now, let’s look at 15 rules that can help employees reduce the risk of cybersecurity incidents.   1. Prioritize Data Protection Do not share any business information with unknown parties…. Read more »

Forklift operators must prioritize safety — otherwise, they could put themselves and others at risk of accidents, injuries, and fatalities. Fortunately, with the right approach to workplace safety, forklift operators can minimize risk.   Now, let’s look at 10 safety tips that every forklift operator needs to know.   1. Earn Your Certification Complete a forklift certification training course… Read more »

Many light industrial professionals are going back to work in the midst of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. At this time, it is important to consider the new safety precautions that have been implemented in workplaces around the world.   For light industrial professionals, they should wear a face mask and practice social distancing at work. These… Read more »

You want a new career opportunity, as quickly as possible. Thus far, you have searched far and wide to find a new job. But, despite your best efforts, you have struggled to identify your dream role.   If you work with a job recruiter, you may discover new opportunities in a wide range of industries. In… Read more »

Heavy machinery operators need personal protective equipment (PPE), so they can get the job done without putting their health in danger. Plus, with the right PPE at your disposal, you can limit the risk of putting coworkers and bystanders at risk and maximize your workplace productivity.   Ultimately, PPE that all heavy machinery operators need to… Read more »