Published June 29, 2015
Tags: be well, Gulf Coast, healthy eating, Houston, job hunting, job seekers, mental break, Preparation, Stress, Summer Employment, Unemployment, Workforce Solutions
We’re taking a quick “mental break” this week and looking at how we can keep healthy this summer season.
If we nourish our bodies with wholesome, healthy foods, we’ll be better prepared to take on challenges, in all aspects of our lives – at work, in our job search, at school and in our personal lives.
And you can start right away with these super-easy eating tips. Continue reading ‘Simple (Healthy) Summer Eating’
Published December 1, 2014
Tags: Career advice, christmas, Employment, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, How to find a job, job hunting, Job Search, seasonal jobs, Seasonal Work, Summer Employment, tax season, Workforce Solutions
It’s that time of year again! That mad rush of retailers to hire extra employees in anticipation of the best time of the year for product sales… But wait, there’s more to seasonal jobs than just ringing up a “Merry Christmas!”
Continue reading ‘What are Seasonal Jobs?’
Published June 16, 2014
Tags: Career advice, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, How to find a job, job hunting, Job Search, Networking, rejuvenate, Seasonal Work, Summer Employment, volunteer, Workforce Solutions
June 21st is the first official day of summer. If you have not yet landed that perfect summer job, you might be thinking it is too late to even try. If full-time employment is your goal, you may be thinking that everyone is in “vacation” mode and that there is no sense wasting the lazy days of summer pounding the pavement looking for a job. Well, I am here to encourage you to shake off those summer time blues and follow these productive summer job search tips.
Continue reading ‘Sizzling Summer Job Search Tips’
Published March 4, 2013
Tags: Attitude, Career advice, cool jobs, Employment, Houston jobs, How to find a job, job hunting, Job Search, job seekers, jobs, Rebranding Your Skills, Seasonal Work, Summer Employment, Workforce Solutions
Searching for Unique Jobs
Perhaps I have been on too many college campuses of late where Spring Break is going on or about to begin. Maybe it’s the weather turning nicer and I am soaking it all in. Or perhaps that much needed vacation is just around the corner. Whatever the reason, Spring Fever has hit me and it’s a great time to think about new ideas, including some new thoughts on job searching. Continue reading ‘Spring Fling’
Published April 16, 2012
Tags: At work, Career advice, career blog, career gateway, careers, Employers, Employment, Houston, Houston jobs, How to find a job, job hunting, job hunting blogs, Job Search, job seekers, Job Skills, jobs, Seasonal Work, Summer Employment, Workforce Solutions
Surf’s up, and beneath your feet you feel the warmth of white, luxurious sand. Sound inviting? Well if you are going to work a summer job, why not be adventurous and do it in paradise?
Summertime not only opens up some longterm employment opportunities, but it also offers some seasonal fun time jobs, too…on cruise ships, as tour guides, at summer camps and national parks. Continue reading ‘Turn Work into a Summer Adventure’
Published February 15, 2010
Tags: Employment, Houston, Houston jobs, How to find a job, Interview, Job Search, Summer Employment, Temping, Temporary work, Unemployment, Winter Employment, Workforce Solutions
Finding employment after the holidays.
Perhaps you had taken on a temporary job in order to get through the holidays, but now that Christmas, New Year’s and Valentine’s Day is over…where do you look for work at this time? Here are a few ways to get your post-holiday job search a jump start. Continue reading ‘I’ve ‘Temped’ It, So Now What?’