Benefits of Utilizing an Executive Search Firm in Your Job Search

Whether they’re looking to avoid the hassle of working with another party, or they’re just doubtful of the process, some executive job seekers are reluctant to use a talent company in their search for an executive position. Unfortunately, these would-be executives are passing on a more efficient and effective search process. If you are skeptical… Read More

How to Recover Your Workforce Following Crisis

The initial wave of the COIVD-19 pandemic is behind us, and even though it may be appealing to return to work as swiftly as possible, it’s a good idea to steer clear of hurrying staff members back to work. Following a crisis, your staff members likely won’t be capable of concentrating entirely on their jobs,… Read More

10 Phone Interview Tips to Land Your Next Supply Chain Job

Usually conducted after resume screening in a typical hiring process, the phone interview is a sort of “feeling out” phase for both candidates and potential employers. A phone interview is used by employers to take a closer look at potential employees and to make sure that they are generally a good fit for the open… Read More

Survive a Hiring Freeze: Tips to Keep Your Talent Pipeline Engaged

You’ve probably been hearing a lot about “these uncertain times,” but for many companies, one thing is certain: Hiring has been put on hold. Given the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s understandable that many companies aren’t hiring right now, especially those that were deemed ‘nonessential.’ At some point, hiring will resume, and businesses… Read More

How to Prepare and Crush a Supply Chain Video Interview

Regardless of what happens next with COVID-19, one thing is for certain: The pandemic has normalized video chat as a way of doing business. For job seekers, this means getting more comfortable with video interviews. If you’ve by no means been instructed to take part in a video job interview before, you soon will be.… Read More

6 Books to Improve Your Interpersonal Skills

As a society, we focus a lot of time and energy on developing hard, technical skills: using business software, computer programming, welding, risk modeling, and the list goes on. However, the keys to a successful career aren’t developing technical skills. A successful career is built on interpersonal abilities like communication, emotional intelligence, and critical thinking.… Read More

Hot Job: Sourcing Manager – Indirect

In business terms, ‘sourcing’ refers to all of the operations associated with the acquisition of services and goods that are needed to sustain operations. A Sourcing Manager is in charge of all the essential buying methods: selecting and dealing with suppliers to maintain optimal resource levels. The job also involves maintaining and creating new procurement… Read More

Effective Ways to Improve Your Team’s Virtual Communication

As collaborative work systems evolve, it can be tempting to believe that more advanced tools mean more effective communication, but studies have shown that performance depends more on how these technologies are used, not so much on the systems themselves. Now that your workforce is likely more remote than it has ever been, you are… Read More

Hot Job: Director Supply Chain

Companies rely on their supply chain operations to ensure they can access necessary resources and efficiently ship out products. A supply chain director works to ensure these functions are efficient and cost-effective. The worldwide nature of today’s company environs, along with the escalating usage of lean manufacturing principles, means this industry is developing in complexity… Read More

What Does Coronavirus Mean for My Supply Chain Job Search?

Given all that’s going on with the current COVID-19 pandemic, it can be difficult to even think about a job search right now. However, many people are in a position where they have no choice but to look for a new job right now. An effective approach to battling through and attaining your objective is… Read More