Just because you’re happy in your current job doesn’t mean your eyes aren’t fixed on the future. Even if you just started in a position, you might already be thinking about how you can secure a promotion. At HCR, we’re excited about helping job candidates achieve their goals. Here are our tips for getting promoted… Read more »

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 »

Are you a leader? You might say you’re not if you don’t supervise anyone at work. But leadership is about a lot more than just being the boss. It’s about being an example to your coworkers. And who knows? Play your cards right and your leadership skills may one day lead you to a supervisory… Read more »

The end of the year means colder weather, holiday parties, and the dreaded annual review. And while you might be excited about securing a salary bump, the odds of you landing a raise will likely plummet if you say the wrong thing during this crucial meeting. Here are some conversational tactics to avoid during your… 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 »