What Can I Do While I’m Unemployed?

  Unemployment is a turbulent, and often, weary time of uncertainty and wasted efforts. I can speak from personal experience that being unemployed almost feels like a full-time job – applying to 30-40 positions online daily, pursuing leads, scheduling coffee dates and sprucing up your resume for the 10th time over. (My point is, it’s… Read more »

New Market, New Changes: Employers Finding New Ways to Retain Their Talent

  The unemployment rate in Florida is the lowest it’s ever been since 2007 – 4.7%. With this surge in employment, companies are working even harder to retain their talent.   A Different Climate:   Updating compensation, offering stock options and bonuses and using more flexible work hours or telecommuting are just some of the tactics… Read more »

An Evening of Possibilities and a Magical Night

  A Gala for a Great Cause:   CAREERXCHANGE, Inc. is so very honored to be a Gold Sponsor of Our Pride Academy, a school for special needs children and young adults in the Miami Dade County area. They have grown their class from a dozen to over 125 individuals and continue growing. That is… Read more »

3 Steps to Combat Office Burn-Out

  We’ve all been there… That moment when we want to give up, move on, or just get plain bored at the office. Lots feel this way, sure, but why is that? Why do we get burned out, sometimes past a point of no return, and risk our health, sanity and not to mention the… Read more »

5 Ways to Make Your Mornings the Easiest They’ve Ever Been

  1.) Get a good night’s rest. Exercise at least 2 hours before bed, eat a light dinner and put away your devices in the bedroom (try putting them on Sleep Mode if you ABSOLUTELY need to be connected).   2.) Prep breakfasts (and lunches) the night before for a quick grab and go option…. Read more »

Diversity in the Workforce

  Our workforce is changing – and it’s a wonderful thing. According to SHRM.org and the Census Bureau, “due to projected growth among Asian, Hispanic and multiracial groups, traditionally underrepresented populations will hit majority status by 2044”. We are a country that reflects the traditions, cultures and talents of all its inhabitants and because of… Read more »

Checking out a Talent Acquisition Firm? Here Are 6 Things You Need to Know

  Trusting your career to a recruiter is a big deal. You know that their primary motivation (and compensation!) comes from employers, so how can you be sure that they’ll also keep your best interests in mind? Here’s what you need to ask to make sure you are partnering with the right firm. 1.) Do… Read more »

Want to Be Well Liked? Focus on These Three Factors

We all strive to be nice people, but there is a big difference between being nice and well liked – particularly in business. People who are well liked are memorable and top-of-mind when it comes to job opportunities. For this reason alone, you should make every effort to be liked by your peers and professional… Read more »

Are You Effectively Researching Companies during Your Job Search?

You’ve probably heard that before you go on an interview, you should research the company – but what exactly should you be looking for, and how can it help you land the job? Generally speaking, researching a company can tell you what kind of company it is, and what they are looking for in a… Read more »