Key Things to Consider Before Accepting the Job Offer.

Posted by Julie Thackston on Mar 30, 2022 1:02:47 PM

Searching for a job is super stressful. You may have applied everywhere and never got a response from half the companies. You may already have a company that wants you. Did you stop to consider that this might not be the place for you? The stress of finding a job is a lot, but the stress of being in the wrong job for you is enough to make you want to end your career immediately. No paycheck will be work your happiness and health. Let’s figure out how to make your career fit your lifestyle.  

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Topics: Job Exploration, Job Offer

Uniqueness and Professional Development Helps Land the Job

Posted by Yasmina Saba on Nov 15, 2021 9:40:31 AM

I don't know about you, but as a college student, I fear the future. With little to no professional experience right out of college, what are we supposed to do to be the best candidate? Hopefully, by the end of this post, you will learn tips and tricks to develop your professional skills and land the job before you even get your diploma—or shortly after.

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Topics: First Impression, Self Exploration, Professional Dress, Job Offer, Selling Yourself, How To

How To Start Your Own Business

Posted by Benjamin Kling on Mar 25, 2021 1:45:43 PM
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Topics: Job Exploration, First Step, Job Fair, Job Tips, Job Offer

Job Searching for Beginners

Posted by Ben Crow on Mar 22, 2021 2:44:21 PM

Job-searching can be a nerve wracking and stressful process, but it shouldn't have to be! OFJS is here to help you through the process and to make finding a job easier than you thought.

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Topics: Job Search, Job Fair, Job Offer, How To

Understanding a Job Offer - Other than salary… What Else Do You Need?

Posted by Nate Stewart on Apr 2, 2020 1:47:42 PM

Understanding a Job Offer
-Other than salary… What Else Do You Need?
The first thing everybody thinks of when receiving a job offer is the salary. While this is important, there are many more factors to consider. What kind of benefits will I receive? Will I have a flexible schedule? Is there an opportunity for growth within the company? These are just some of factors that every potential employee needs to think about before accepting a job offer.

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Topics: Interview, Job Offer, Professional Skills

How to Negotiate Your First Salary Out of College [Free Checklist]

Posted by Cory Davis on Apr 2, 2020 1:37:38 PM

How to Negotiate Your First Salary Out of College

Negotiating Your First Salary

So you’ve nailed the interview, impressed your recruiter or hiring managers, and now you’ve got the job. You can stop stressing, right? Soon, but not quite - you still need to negotiate your starting base salary and benefits. This negotiation is more important than you might think and can drastically affect your earnings for the rest of your life. Successfully negotiating a high starting salary means that relatively higher raises will follow. The skills that you’ll learn in this article will teach you the basics of negotiation; a skill you can use throughout your entire life. Negotiation can be scary and uncomfortable - especially when it involves someone that’s going to be paying your bills. However, there is no need to panic. If you know your value and are well prepared, the process of negotiating your salary will be much more comfortable and your boss will notice your confidence and respect you for it.

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Topics: Interview, Job Fair, Job Tips, Job Offer, Interview Follow-up, Selling Yourself, Job Research, Indeed, How To, OFJS

3 Tips on Finding your Dream Job

Posted by Nils Tchougoue on Oct 29, 2019 11:29:59 AM

Tips on Finding your Dream Job: So Easy a College Student Can Do It!

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Topics: Interview, Job Fair, Hubspot, Job Offer, Job Research, Dream Job, How To

Got the Job, What Next?

Posted by Nicholas DiMercurio on Oct 29, 2019 11:28:55 AM


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Topics: Career, Job Exploration, Job Search, First Step, Job Offer, Professional Skills, Job Research, Dream Job


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