In June 2019, Barclays, the United Kingdom-based bank, announced that it is relocating around 500 financial services jobs from Wilmington, Delaware to a new, state-of-the-art, corporate campus in Whippany, New Jersey. The transition will begin fall 2019 and is targeted to complete by year-end.
As America enters into a new era of unparalleled productivity, more and more cities have positioned themselves as enticing workplace options. And just recently, new data has been released suggesting that Denver is quickly developing into a hub for top-paying jobs. Balancing the mix of high-quality jobs and innovative industries, Denver is now becoming an economically complex city home to diverse opportunities.
As technology quickly advances, today’s job skills continuously face the challenge of being outdated. So how do you evolve with the job market's ever-changing needs?
Embracing ongoing education is one of the ways to be the most promising candidate in the shortlist. Hiring managers now expect you to be responsible for learning new skills on your own. For them, instead of expecting the employer or potential employer to provide advanced training, you should be responsible for your learning experiences and growth.
Job seekers know that looking for a new job takes a lot of time. It can often feel like a job within itself. To land that dream job, you need to put in the time and energy. Revamping your resume, studying job descriptions, knowing exactly where you want to go with your career, and more are ways to get ready for a job search.
What skills do you include in your resume? Have you ever really sat down to consider all your skills, as well as the skills that employers are looking for in a candidate? Typically, you can find the answer in the job description. But the marketing group, SimpleTexting.com, took it a step further.
Hiring companies are increasingly using online employment services, like LinkedIn, to connect and communicate with job candidates. While there are positive and negatives to almost any form of communication, it's important to know how to communicate in a way that is clear and concise, without being arrogant. This is especially true when networking with potential employers through online business and employment services.