Currently employed? Increase your knowledge base and excel in your present position with these informative articles covering a wide range of topics ranging from industry news to office politics and more!
Every workplace celebrates Halloween a little differently (if at all), so choosing the right costume can be challenging. Find out what type of costume you should wear to work in this quick quiz!
Learn why the four little words, “other duties as assigned,” can mean big opportunities for entry-level job seekers to learn, grow, and show initiative.
Going back to reality after vacation can be tough. Read these tips to beat the end-of-summer blues and go back to work with a smile.
Check out these nutrition tips for nurses to keep yourself healthy and energized during your busy shifts.
Summer distractions make staying focused at work difficult. See how weather affects productivity and learn some tips for staying focused at work.
No one is perfect, but there are steps you can take to avoid nurse mistakes, improve your nursing skills, and thrive in your nursing career. Learn more.
Writing an out of office email can be tough, but these 5 informative and professional auto reply email templates are great for whatever has you “unavailable.”
Ready to take your quality control career to the next level? Seek out quality control training for these highly desired skills for quality control jobs.
Do you have strong leadership skills? Wondering how to become a manager? Learn more about the qualities of a good leader.
Looking for advice on when to change jobs? These five signs it’s time to leave your job can help you decide if a new career is best for you.
Discover the best personal trainer certification program for you by reviewing iHireSportsandRecreation’s list of the top online personal trainer certifications.
Learn about the importance of work-life balance and get six tips for better work-life balance from the experts at iHire.
Find out what the 2019 economic forecast has in store for construction jobs and job seekers with iHireConstruction’s 2019 construction industry outlook.
‘Tis the season for drunk coworkers and embarrassing office party stories. Here are 5 tips to help you make it through your work party and keep your job.
What does a personal banker do? Is a personal banker salary rewarding? Get answers to these questions and more in our guide to personal banker careers.
When dealing with difficult patients in optometry, the best solution may be to part ways. Here’s how to dismiss a patient with discretion and respect.
Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.
Learn more about these 6 organizations offering volunteer eye care opportunities and optometry mission trips around the world.
Optometrist burnout is a serious problem among eye care professionals. Learn more about recognizing and preventing stress and burnout in healthcare workers.
Covering for a coworker on vacation can be overwhelming, but these five vacation coverage tips can help you thrive.
Check out the top 10 optician qualifications based on iHireOptometry’s analysis of the optician job requirements listed in nearly 1,500 job postings.
Myopic Millennials and online marketing are just two optometry industry trends we’re watching for 2018. Read about more in this optometry market analysis.
Discover the dietitian specialty certifications from the Commission on Dietetic Registration and decide which of these dietitian specialties is right for you!
Problems at home affecting your work? Follow these four steps to reduce your anxiety at work and keep your personal issues from harming your career.
Deciding on a career in QA vs. QC can be tough if you don’t know which is which. Find out the difference between quality control and quality assurance.
Staying healthy at work is not as difficult as it seems – read these seven great office health tips to help you feel your best and be more productive!
Learn about the top soft skills for engineers and find out why interpersonal skills like communication, teamwork, empathy, and leadership are just as important as technical knowledge in the engineer job search.
Silicon Valley alternatives are popping up across the US, and these new tech hubs are working hard to attract their own venture capitalist firms and tech startups. Here are seven of the most attractive locations (in no particular order) that could produce the next Google, Apple, or Amazon.
With a great salary, incredibly low unemployment, and significant growth potential, it's easy to see why nurse practitioner is one of the best jobs in medicine. Find out more about this healthcare career!
An undergraduate or master’s degree in marketing is great, but not everyone has this advantage. Sometimes marketing professionals desire to further their education without going back to the classroom. Marketing certifications are one approach.
The social services field is expected to grow 12 percent over the next 10 years, so this is a great time to dust off the resume and move up the ladder. Use these five tips to help you make your dream a reality.
Learn about the differences between a lineman and an electrician to see which career option sparks your interest!
Paralegals and legal assistants provide valuable law office support, but what's the difference between the two roles? Read on to learn about each position's duties and responsibilities.
There are some tried-and-true office manners that will truly help you stand out in the workplace. Here are "old-fashioned" workplace rules and office do's and don'ts that will help you make a lasting impression in today’s technology age.
Whether you're looking to build your experience or get your foot in the door with a specific company, these tips will help you turn your temporary position into a long-term opportunity.
Truckers are not required to obtain a federal commercial driver's license (they don't exist), but there are laws and regulations every driver — regardless of the state in which they are licensed — must know about crossing state lines in a truck.
The debate over what to call nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse anesthetists, clinical nurse specialists, and nurse midwives has been raging for years. What terms are and aren't acceptable?
Interested in working as a massage therapist? Use this guide to narrow down your options and determine which opportunity aligns best with your career objectives.
Women make up 47% of the workforce, purchase 52% of all new cars in the US and influence more than 85% of auto sales, so why are they so underrepresented in the industry?
For professionals in the financial services industry, certifications can mean the difference between thriving or just surviving. Find out which certification would be best for you.
Need tips to help you take your career in manufacturing to the next level? Read on for advice on how to move up the corporate ladder.
An infographic from Tulsa Welding School on how women are finding success in nontraditional occupations.
Looking for records management tips? Check out this brief guide on recordkeeping and document control for administrative professionals.
Learn the basics about starting your own food truck as well as some of the roadblocks that have the potential to turn your dream business into a nightmare on wheels.
Advice for dental professionals on how to handle children and ensure their visits to the dentist are positive experiences.
A brief overview of effective time management practices for professionals in the construction industry.
With social media permeating just about every aspect of our lives today, it is not surprising that social tools have a variety of applications in onboarding programs as well.
A guide to maintaining professionalism while communicating with others via phone.
An examination of the effect the recent economic downturn had on construction spending, workers, and businesses.
Take a look at nine of the best POS systems for restaurants along with objective assessments of their pros and cons.
In terms of restaurant management, sustainability is more than just a buzzword or an offshoot of the “farm-to-table” craze.
It is essential for administrative professionals to keep their workspaces organized. Use these tips to keep your office under control.
Find out how healthcare construction is trending toward a focus on patient needs, especially for cancer care facilities.
In addition to their regular duties, there is one more thing that all administrative personnel should be doing every day: managing their bosses.
HR professionals may make easy targets, but in reality they're just like the rest of us: overworked, undercompensated, and doing the best they can with the resources at their disposal.
Summary of 2016 economic outlook for the construction industry compiled by Dodge Data and Analytics.
Learn about the many benefits offered by modular and prefabricated construction including increased safety, decreased waste, and faster project completion.
Anyone who has been involved in the culinary industry within the past few years is probably aware of the escalating presence of gluten-free cuisine...If you are thinking about taking on a gluten-free client pool, here is a guide to get you started.
There are a number of items administrative professionals should take into consideration when making travel arrangements.
Eating a nutritious and balanced diet is key to staying in shape, but the foods you eat also have a significant effect on the wellbeing of your mouth.
The application of lean manufacturing principles offers many potential benefits, and some possible pitfalls, for construction companies.
Find out why green building and sustainability are the future of construction. Hint: it's not just about installing new windows or smart thermostats.
Tips for juggling instructions from multiple bosses and managing a heavy workload.
Learn the basics on whistleblower protection and how to handle encountering illegal activities in the workplace, from embezzlement to tax evasion.
In the past two decades, a revolution has been taking place in healthcare. The documentation required to maintain quality healthcare services is undergoing a transition from paper charts to a secure electronic system accessible via the internet.
SIS is a process that frequently assesses progress toward daily goals to identify problems, execute corrective actions, and ensure utmost productivity.
Human resources (HR) personnel frequently use tools called scorecards to measure the impacts that their programs and services have on overall business.
A look at the potential impact 3D printing may have on the construction industry.
Find out from the experts at iHireAdmin how to navigate internal recruiting and learn how to handle being recruited by a manager in a different department.
If you are investigating ways to make your own office more eco-friendly, the suggestions below can get you started.
Much has been written over the past 50+ years regarding the growth of women in the workplace and the associated cultural shift that has driven a fundamental change in the way gender roles are viewed both in the office and at home.
Learn the keys to providing exceptional construction customer service. Keep your clients happy and you’ll earn referrals and repeat business.
Is there a talent shortage in construction? Now that the jobs are returning, the workers are not, and this is a serious cause for concern among builders.
Workplace bullying is never acceptable. Find out how to deal with an office bully and learn how to resolve issues with coworkers the right way.
Recognition makes us feel good. While not everyone likes to be acknowledged in the same way, appreciation from others is a key driver of continued success and growth (in fact, Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs places belonging, esteem, and self-actualization at the top of the pyramid).
If sustainable construction is important to you, you'll want to check out this list of the top 10 states for green building.
According to a 2014 Elance-oDesk, Inc. and Millennial Branding study (“The 2015 Millennial Majority Workforce”) as well as US Bureau of Labor Statistics’ predictions, millennials will represent the majority of the workforce by 2015 and make up 75% of personnel by 2030. Who are millennials, and what should hiring professionals know about them?
Take a deeper look into the relationship between the IT world and construction and find out how builders are using technology.
How to maintain your integrity at work and remain ethical as an administrative professional.
Learn how to stand up for yourself if a coworker tries to take credit for your work. Follow these tips to politely and professionally handle a bad coworker.
When work-life balance is achieved through workplace flexibility, the benefits are numerous: lower turnover, increased engagement and satisfaction, heightened productivity and performance, and better employee health.
Review the expectations for growth and hiring and upcoming challenges for the construction industry in 2015.
Juggling multiple priorities is always difficult, but what if they're at odds? Get advice on how to handle conflicting instructions in the workplace.
Advice from the experts at iHireAdmin on what to do if you notice coworkers misusing company property.
Misuse of company credit cards could be a simple mistake or outright fraud. Learn how to handle suspicious charges on company credit cards.
Advice from the experts at iHireAdmin on how to handle a coworker who asks you to lie on their behalf.
Gossip in the workplace can be hurtful and saps productivity. Here's how to handle coworkers who gossip.
Find out how to purchase a dental practice and learn about what you need to consider before making this important career decision.
As the largest HR organization, SHRM is uniquely situated to provide insight into the opportunities and challenges HR executives are discussing most, and their Survey Research Center regularly conducts original research on workplace trends.
HR is at a crossroads. For many years now the profession has existed with a fundamental dichotomy between employee advocate (functioning as a fair/impartial third-party ombudsman) vs. business leader (serving the needs of the company and executing initiatives such as RIFs or outplacements that seem to clash directly with the employee advocacy role).
Are you a new project manager running your first construction project? Learn about the traits and skills you need to succeed.
Want to know how to start a construction business? Read these 8 tips and build your dream company.
Learn how women can maximize personal safety on the job site with the use of proper personal protective equipment and clothing (PPE/PPC).