Change Is In The Air

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Switching careers can be scary, exciting, confusing, and rewarding all at the same time. While I went to school for accounting and eventually became a CPA, something always seemed to be missing, even after 5 years in accounting. This is something that a lot of people face: Job Dissatisfaction. But how do you go about […]

Transition Time: Post-Grad Life

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The transition from school to a full-time job can be overwhelming for some people. Others find it a welcome change. No matter what your perspective, entering the workforce full-time is a huge life transition. I graduated from Belmont University and started working at SHR in April 2021; here are some of the lessons I’ve learned […]

New Year, New Me? How to Really Reach Your Goals in 2022

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We’ve all heard it a million times before: “New Year, New Me!,” “This is the year I finally reach my goal!”, “This year’s the one for me!”. But therein lies the issue—we hear it every year. This means there’s a disconnect happening—why is it that we have so much trouble sticking to our goals? And […]

Re-Branding: SHR’s Journey

Almost a year ago, I was a senior in college applying to marketing and creative internships. I was super interested in working at SHR, but looking at the website left me a little bit confused and like I’d re-entered the early 2010’s. Luckily when I went in for my interview, I was able to meet […]

Why Recruiting?

Before I moved into the world of recruiting, I had been in sales for 4 years and thought that was going to be my long-term career. When I thought about it though, my favorite part of the job was building relationships with my customers—not as much the actual selling.  Recruiting was never something I had […]

Interview Tips: What To Do During The Interview

Interview time is here! You’ve done the preparation work—the research, the reviews, and of course you’ve read my previous blog post. Now it’s officially time for the interview! Lucky for you, I’ve compiled a list of my best tips for you to crush it. 1. Let the Conversation Flow Many people get nervous in interviews. […]

Preparing For An Interview

Job Interviews: we love to hate them, and hate to love them. Like it or not however, at some point in their life pretty much everyone will be heading in for an important interview.  I guarantee you not many people enjoy interviews, even the interviewer. If you’re one of those people that enjoy them, good […]

Nashville Job Market – What’s Now & What’s Next?

Pre-pandemic, the US unemployment rate was at a staggering 3.5 percent— a record low since 1969! Almost every industry was bursting at the seams until life as we know it was turned upside down. Shake waves vibrated across the economy, leaving a deafening 14.7 percent unemployment rate in its wake—affecting the US and Nashville Job Market alike. Nashville […]

Growing Your Network: Connection Is Key

In last month’s blog post we talked about Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile if you are on the job search. This month we want to talk about a few simple steps to grow your network and engage with others. From here you want to connect, connect, connect!! Keep in mind that while connection is important, it has to […]

Optimizing LinkedIn For The Job Search: Part 1

Could the 4 secrets in this blog post be the difference-maker in landing that job you’ve been searching for? We all know what it’s like to be on the job hunt. Most individuals start by posting a resume on job boards such as Zip Recruiter, Indeed, or Career Builder. You may go onto LinkedIn and page […]