The Advantages and Disadvantages of Temporary Jobs

Like anything else, there are advantages and disadvantages of being a temporary worker.

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Sorry. You’re Fired…

Rosa E. Vargas describes steps you can take to recover from being fired by a Fortune 500 employer.

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Guide to Work From Home / Remote Jobs in 2021

The Coronavirus has made working from home a necessity for many, whether for an employer or on your own. This is also known as working remotely, telecommuting, freelancing, and even starting your own business.

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Lifestyle-Friendly Careers

Articles about finding a career that fits with your lifestyle, whether you’re a stay-at-home mom, a boomer interested in keeping busy, a budding entrepreneur developing a new business, or a free spirit looking for something new and different.

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Introverts’ Guide to Recruiters and Staffing Companies

Introverts can work successfully with recruiters and staffing firms.

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Returning to Work After Caring for a Parent

Often personal crises, like caring for an elderly parent, eliminates having a job. Afterwards, job hunting can be challenging. Here’s how to recover.

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Battle Unemployment Through Contracting or Freelancing

Mark Feffer describes how to battle unemployment by getting started the contracting/freelancing work.

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Guide to Gigs and Freelance Jobs

Many opportunities are available in the rapidly growing field of contracting, also known as freelancing or, for some, consulting.

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Freelancing: A Good Option When You Are Unemployed?

How to determine if freelancing is a good alternative when you are unemployed.

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5 Ways to Bridge Employment or Career Gaps

Recruiter Jeff Lipschultz suggests 5 good options for filling that gap between jobs, particularly important if you have been unemployed for a long term.

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How to Find Jobs Working with Recruiters, Staffing Firms, and Head Hunters

How to find a by job working with recruiters, staffing firms, and head hunters.

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Guide to Successful Job Search for Job Seekers Over 50

Articles and information about job search for job seekers who are over 50 including the Baby Boomer generation.

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Preparing for a Layoff in 2021 — Things to Do at Home

If you suspect that a layoff is pending, take these 10 steps at home to protect yourself and lay the groundwork for your next job.

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How to Work Successfully with a Temporary Staffing Firm

To work successfully with a temporary staffing firm understand how they operate, who is your employer, and who will pay you.

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Successful Interviewing for Temporary Jobs

How to succeed in a job interview for a temporary job, which requires a different mindset and different responses than for a permanent job.

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Making a Great First Impression on Employers

Making a great first impression on an employer will happen before you ever meet them. Here’s how to manage that.

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Guide to the Temporary Work Option

Temporary employment is an option many people select, voluntarily and involuntarily. Temporary jobs can be great gap fillers and also provide other benefits, like income.

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Temporary Work Can Be a Job Audition

Expert in Temporary Employment Cathy A. Reilly explains how being a temp can give you an opportunity to audition for a permanent job by carefully standing out (and being subtle about your goal).

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10 Keys to a Rewarding Second Act Career

Job-Hunt’s Lifestyle-Friendly Careers Expert, Nancy Collamer shares the 10 keys to discovering your personally rewarding Second-Act Career.

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Insider Advice on How to Succeed in a Temporary Job

To be successful in your temp job, follow these dos and don’ts shared by recruiters who fill those jobs and keep the employers happy.

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