How to Decide if You Should Return to a Former Employer

May 10, 2021 by Job Tinkers

At some point, you might get the opportunity to return to an employer for which you once worked. You may be on the fence about whether you should do it or not. The following are some things to consider before you make that decision: Continue

Are Job Offers Set in Stone?

Apr 13, 2021 by Job Tinkers

You're probably one of many people who are currently trying to find the perfect job for themselves. In the process, you may have wondered if job offers are set in stone. The short answer is no. Most employers have a bottom line, and a top line that they're willing to explore if pressed. Here's how you can negotiate a pay rate: Continue

How to Decide if Entrepreneurship Is for You

Mar 8, 2021 by Job Tinkers

You have a choice in this life of whether to work for a business or to go into business for yourself. In some cases, you can choose to do a mixture of both. These are some questions that you need to ask yourself to decide whether you're more suitable for an entrepreneurship or regular work: Continue

Understanding Soft Skills

Feb 9, 2021 by Job Tinkers

If you have been in the job market very long, you have probably heard the term "soft skills." This is more than just a catchphrase that employers like to include in a job description. In fact, soft skills are a very important skill set that can make or break your success in just about any job role. Keep reading to polish up your understanding of soft skills. Continue