4 12, 2019

Why You Should Never be Afraid to Resign from Your Employer

By | 2019-07-26T17:11:20+00:00 December 4th, 2019|Employee Relations, Job Seeker|0 Comments

These are good times for job seekers and candidates in the employment marketplace. For one thing, the economy seems to be doing just fine. For another thing, the unemployment rate in the country has been hovering near historic lows. And not only that, but employers are also quite eager to hire. They’re even being more [...]

6 11, 2019

The Question That Will Prevent You from Accepting a Counter-offer

By | 2019-07-26T19:16:28+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

The employment marketplace is hot for candidates right now. There is no question about that. As a result, job seekers and candidates have more leverage, not just with potential employers, but also with their current employer. That’s exactly why some companies present a counteroffer to employees who give notice because they’ve accepted a job offer [...]

16 10, 2019

How Not Being Self-Aware Can Hurt You Professionally

By | 2019-07-15T19:32:30+00:00 October 16th, 2019|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

We’ve addressed the topic of personal branding before in The Doepker Group blog. To recap, the way in which you brand yourself depends upon the experience that you provide to people when you interact with them. More specifically, personal branding centers upon the experience that people feel they’ve had with you. That’s because you might [...]

2 10, 2019

3 Simple Steps for Growing and Maximizing Your Career

By | 2019-07-15T18:44:59+00:00 October 2nd, 2019|Career, Job Seeker|0 Comments

Most professionals in the employment marketplace crave career growth and satisfaction. However, it’s all too easy to fall into a rut, one in which you’re focused so much on your current employment situation that you find it difficult to devote time to your career overall. Then, when you realize you’re in a rut, you find [...]

25 09, 2019

What NOT to Do with an Offer of Employment

By | 2019-07-12T18:22:57+00:00 September 25th, 2019|Employee Relations, Job Seeker|0 Comments

We’ve discussed before what it means to accept an offer of employment from an organization. We concluded that accepting an offer means that you’re giving your word that you will leave your current employer and start work with that organization. We also concluded that you should not accept an offer of employment unless you are [...]

11 09, 2019

Why Employers are Okay with Job-Hopping Candidates

By | 2019-07-12T16:45:15+00:00 September 11th, 2019|Hiring, Job Seeker|2 Comments

Once upon a time, employers were NOT okay with job-hopping candidates. However, their collective attitude toward professionals who change jobs frequently has also changed. This provides an excellent opportunity in the marketplace for job seekers and candidates to grow their careers by pursuing new employment opportunities. So why have employers changed their minds? There are [...]

14 08, 2019

5 Body Language Tips for Better Personal Branding

By | 2019-06-07T14:38:55+00:00 August 14th, 2019|Interview, Job Seeker|0 Comments

There are many different ways that a professional can brand themselves in a positive fashion. That’s because personal branding is all about the experience that you provide for other people. That experience can consist of what you say, what you look like, and how you act. Body language plays a role in personal branding. That’s [...]