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Posted June 13, 2016 by

Top 9 excuses for not attending a job interview

 

Oh no! Something has gone horribly wrong and now you can’t attend the job interview! What can you possibly say to the company to make them give you another chance? Well, whatever you are going to say, may I suggest that you say it as early as possible? Call in a timely fashion. This will show them you respect them and their time. This is vital if you want to make certain that you’ll get another chance. (more…)

Posted March 10, 2015 by

Fulfilling Career in the Automotive Industry

Man is polishing the car hood

Man is polishing the car hood. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

One of the most enjoyable aspects of buying a car is the new smell as well as the stunning appearance of the interior and exterior. After driving your car for a period of time, the shiny new look and smell tend to disappear. Although you do not have the ability to make a car brand new again, you can clean it effectively and restore its original appearance. (more…)

Posted December 15, 2014 by

Why Buying A Car Is Like Finding A Job: What Millennials Need To Know

Beautiful young woman buying a car at dealership

Beautiful young woman buying a car at dealership. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Studies have shown that millennials are completely changing the way that cars are purchased. Often overwhelmed with student loans and other debt, today’s younger car shoppers are looking for a different type of vehicle than other generations did at their age. With that being said, millennials are projected to account for as much as 40 percent of car purchases by 2020. Therefore, it is important for this generation to take the car buying process seriously. In many ways, it should be taken as seriously as looking for a job. In this vein, here are a few tips to consider when purchasing a new vehicle. (more…)

Posted April 09, 2014 by

A Glimpse Of The Career Prospect Of Marketing Jobs In The Car Industry

Car sales manager with potential customer in the showroom

Car sales manager with potential customer in the showroom. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Marketing is crucial to any business. It involves communicating with customers, partners and other stakeholders and delivering the best services possible. In the automobile industry, the marketing managers help to formulate strategies that help the car companies to fulfill their sales objectives. The basis of any marketing job is to research and assess the need of the customers and develop a product accordingly. Another important aspect of their job is the development of communication strategy, on which various services and products are delivered to the potential customers. Professionals also need to undertake a number of planning activities that help to determine the price of different products in accordance to the market. They also need to formulate strategies to respond the international market trends. (more…)

Posted April 01, 2014 by

Have Phone Interviews for Recent College Graduate Jobs? Tips to Help You Succeed

If you’re interviewing for recent college graduate jobs by phone, keep these tips from the following post in mind to have success.

Congratulations! You’ve been selected for a phone screen. Now what? As a recruiter, I’ve witnessed many people struggle with the phone screen stage of the interview process. Too often, candidates end up in phone screen purgatory: getting close to the job of their dreams, but never advancing to the next stage. The good news is

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Posted September 12, 2013 by

College Freshmen, Avoid These 15 Financial Errors

College student holding money and books, upset by tuition cost and debt

College student holding money and books, upset by tuition cost and debt. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

If you are a college freshman who wants to make the most of your financial situation, be sure to avoid the 15 mistakes mentioned by Kiplinger in the following post.

·         Spending without a budget—students might not have much experience tracking their spending, but their checking account balance could quickly hit $0 if they don’t take the time to find out where their money is going on a day-to-day basis.

·         Paying for a checking account—it’s become harder to find free checking accounts with no strings attached, but many banks offer free student accounts with no minimum balance. (more…)

Posted June 19, 2013 by

10 Things College Freshmen Should Do During the Summer

Later this year, many high school graduates will begin their first semesters in college.  Before then, they can prepare themselves to make the transition a bit smoother.  The following post shares 10 things college freshmen should do this summer before taking the next step in their education.

Three million students will be starting college this fall. If you’re one of them, it’s a good idea to do some things right now to make the transition as easy as possible. (more…)