News & Career Advice

5 Awkward Office Habits and How to Address Them

Jillian Hamilton / Mar 9, 2017

If you work in an office, you probably know at least one socially awkward coworker. Here are a few annoying office habits, and how to address them.

7 Meaningless Resume Words

Jillian Hamilton / Mar 6, 2017

Your resume is prime job search real estate. Remove these seven meaningless words from your resume and focus instead on your accomplishments.

How to Answer the Question – What Do You Do?

Jillian Hamilton / Mar 1, 2017

Trying to respond to the question, ‘What do you do?’ can be stressful for everyone – actively employed or job seeking. Here are four tips for answering the question.

Facts About the Federal Workforce

Jillian Hamilton / Feb 26, 2017

Test your knowledge of the federal workforce, from which percentage of jobs are located outside of Washington, DC to the average age of a federal worker.

6 Communication Strategies for the Office

Jillian Hamilton / Feb 16, 2017

It doesn’t always matter how much you know. It always matters how well you communicate with others. Here are strategies for better office communication – your career will thank you.