Finding the Balance in Mandatory Overtime

By | March 30th, 2017|Career Advice, Human Resources, Job and Family Issues, Workplace Issues|

If you are a non-exempt employee who has worked beyond your decided weekly hours, those added hours are considered overtime; and are to be compensated at a higher rate than your regular hours. At some point in your career, you will likely find yourself working [...]

Weighing the Pros and Cons of Jobs that Require Travel

By | March 29th, 2017|Career Advice, Career Development, Job and Career Transition, Job and Family Issues|

In the old days, travel was deemed to be dangerous and largely unnecessary.  Most people lived their entire lives within 10 miles of where they were born.  Those who ventured more than 25 miles from home were decidedly well-traveled.  It was a supremely resilient group [...]

Five Aspects to Consider When Relocating for Your Job

By | February 20th, 2017|Career Advice, Career Change, Job and Family Issues|

Starting a new job can be stressful -- as can moving to a new home -- but when that new job you are starting requires you to relocate, the pressure can increase tenfold. There are usually a myriad of aspects to consider before accepting any new job, [...]