Posts Categorized: Career Success

Every Resume Should Answer This Question… Does Yours?

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During a job search, your resume is a critical tool. It provides the hiring manager with information regarding what you bring to the table, creating an opportunity for them to assess you as a professional. To be effective, a resume needs to address specific points, but one question usually resides at the center. Related Post: Read more »

What Can Job Seekers Expect from the Construction Industry in 2019?

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Once an industry rocked by the financial crisis in 2008, the construction field has more or less recovered. 2018 was a strong year, but does that mean 2019 will have the same prospects? Here’s what you need to know. What Can Job Seekers Expect from the Construction Industry in 2019? Overall, the construction industry is Read more »

Going Back to the Basics: 5 Ways to Calm Your Nerves Before Interviewing for a New Job

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Having the chance to interview for a new job is exciting. You are potentially poised to make a significant stride forward in your architecture, engineering or construction career, so being a bit anxious is also normal. However, if your nerves negatively impact your performance in your interview, you may miss out on the opportunity. If Read more »

Finding the Ideal Career Mentor to Help You on Your Path to Success

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A good mentor is often a blessing for professionals. After all, even the most intelligent and accomplished individuals benefit from the shared experience and knowledge of those around them. However, this is especially true for those who are just entering the workforce or are still developing along their career path, as they often have fewer experiences Read more »

Achieve Career Success By Establishing Yearly Goals

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At the start of any new year, many architecture, engineering and construction professionals strive to set realistic but challenging goals that can help them further their career throughout the year. However, determining precisely what objectives are appropriate can be difficult, especially when you base them on where you are standing today. Luckily, if you are Read more »

Welcome to JobSeeker January: 10 of the Top Job Search Tips from the RealStreet Blog

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As the new year begins, many professionals don the hat of job seeker. They focus on finding an opportunity that will help them achieve their goals for the year, allowing them to make the forward progress in their careers. Ten of the Best Job Search Tips from the RealStreet Blog If you are starting your Read more »

Question: Should I Accept a Counter-Offer?

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When you have an in-demand skill set, finding a new architecture, engineering, or construction opportunity may lead to more than just a job offer. If your current employer is worried about losing you, they may provide you with a counter-offer as a means of enticing you to stay. Usually, this means being offered at least Read more »

How to Prove Your Value in the Workplace

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As an architecture, engineering, or construction professional, it is easy to think that your work is a clear demonstration of your value. However, it relies on a point that is not always true; that your manager has visibility over all of your accomplishments. Plus, you are counting on the notion that your manager is also Read more »

Inside Tips on How to Bring Up Salary During an Interview

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When you are seeking a new architecture, engineering, or construction position, salary is often a significant factor when it comes to deciding whether an opportunity can meet your needs. However, many companies do not provide compensation information in their job postings. When this occurs, the earliest point when you can learn more about the topic Read more »

How to Determine Whether You are a Good Match for a Company’s Culture

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When interviewing for a new job, it’s easy to get caught up in the moment, trying to say all the right things in order to impress the hiring manager. However, you are interviewing the company too. Even when a job seems perfect, it’s important to determine whether the company is a good cultural fit as Read more »

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