Are Websites that Publish Salary Information Reliable?
Are Websites that Publish Salary Information Reliable? The topic of compensation comes up on must recruiting calls. I’ve experienced the “joys” of many awkward compensation discussions. Compensation discussions leads to defining salary expectations which build to negotiating an offer. When it comes time to negotiating a real offer, a relatively new variable enters the process: salary […]Read More >>
Is Clicking the Apply Button Even Worth my Time?
Do you apply to 5, 10, 15, or maybe event 20 jobs a day through a company website, job board, or some type of recruiting website? Do you track the response you receive from those applications? Do you feel like the internet is just a black hole and hardly anything comes to fruition? Well you […]Read More >>
Dependence… Should we be?
This morning while hanging out with my 1 year old son he taught me something. He taught me to be dependent. We describe him as independent, he loves exploring and doing his own thing. I wonder what he’s thinking when we pick him up and move him back to the play room only to have […]Read More >>
UNDERRATED, UNDERRATED (corporate culture)
What is your corporate culture like? Or more importantly how does your CC affect employees and ultimately the bottom line? Here at UCF we work hard on work, we also work hard at having fun. Most everyone has heard, probably even said and maybe even live by “work hard play hard” which is ok but […]Read More >>
Liar, Liar Pants On Fire – Never Lie In An Interview
It is imperative that you are always honest in an interview setting. Not only can even small fibs trip you up during the interview or in subsequent interviews, but it may be grounds for termination after hire. If your past is not perfect you may be tempted to shade the truth to enhance your chances […]Read More >>