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Stand Out on Your First Day of Work

Do you remember your first day of high school? Butterflies in the stomach, clumsy introductions and getting lost on the way to homeroom? Starting a new job can sometimes feel like you’re reliving that moment of awkward adolescence. But remember, you’ve grown a lot since then! And if you follow these tips, you’ll be totally… Read More »

Turn “Lazy” Employees Into Productive Employees

Your business can’t be successful unless its employees are productive. You spend a lot of time and effort to make sure you are hiring productive employees. But what do you do when one of your team members starts to show signs of laziness? Well, good leadership has a lot to do with understanding human psychology.… Read More »

Socializing With Co-Workers Could Help Your Career

Yes, you read that right – socializing at work can actually help your career. Of course, that doesn’t mean you have a free pass to spend half the day gossiping when you should be working. But you also should not isolate yourself at work. What kind of balance should you aim for when it comes… Read More »

Soft Skills You MUST Have!

Everyone knows hard skills, sometimes called technical skills, are a must-have when applying for a new job. If you don’t meet the technical skill requirement, you probably won’t even bother applying. But many job hunters don’t apply the same standard to soft skills. Soft skills are described in a few different ways. Some say the… Read More »

Considering Relocation For a Job? Ask These Questions First!

It’s an attractive job offer…but it would require you to relocate. What do you do? This is a difficult decision for most people because there are so many things to consider. Before you pick up and move your whole life, there are questions you should think about. Questions About the New City Depending on how… Read More »

Do You Have a Gap in Your Work History?

There’s just no getting around it – if you have employment gaps, they will come up during the interview process. In the mind of a hiring manager, they are a red flag that could mean you won’t keep the job long if hired. It’s your responsibility to show them your employment gaps aren’t a negative… Read More »

Managing a Team of Conflicting Personalities

Conflict in the workplace leads to a drop in productivity. A manager must be able to manage conflicting personalities and turn them into a productive team. You may be thinking, “That’s easier said than done!” True, but with the following tips, you can be successful at managing a team of conflicting personalities. It’s an Opportunity,… Read More »

Is a Welding Career Right For Me?

Benefits of a Welding Career

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Do you have a mind made for math and technology? Do you want a lifelong career that doesn’t require a four-year degree? If you answered “yes” to these questions, a career in welding might be just what you’re looking for. Welding is the skill of joining two pieces… Read More »

Why Temp Work Is Worth It

Why Temp Work is Work is Worth It

Have you ever thought about taking a temporary position? At Aventure, we can help you find contract jobs, trial hire, and permanent placement. But temporary work is a type of employment some of our job seekers have never considered. Working as a temporary employee isn’t for everyone, but there are good reasons to consider if… Read More »

Winning the Phone Interview

Winning the Phone Interview

It’s unfortunate, but many talented and well-qualified job hunters never make it to an in-person interview. Why? Because they make the mistake of being unprepared for a phone interview. More and more often these days, phone interviews are the intermediary step between applying for a job and meeting face to face. If you want a… Read More »