Val Matta

July 6, 2020
virtual job

6 Tips to Land a Job In A Virtual Work Environment

Given the demands of social-distancing and closures, many businesses have been forced to re-examine what the modern office looks like. Hint: it looks very familiar — […]
May 4, 2020

Job Search Strategy FAQs: What to Do When the Market Takes a Hard Turn

Market turns are not kind to job seekers. Whether you recently graduated from college or decided it was time for a career change, your job search […]
April 20, 2020
positive habits

4 Ways to Cultivate a Work Culture That Encourages Positive Habits

In light of COVID-19, many employers have been forced to close their office doors. Thankfully though, this hasn’t meant a complete shutdown for most businesses. Instead, […]
April 6, 2020

How College Graduates Can Gain Work Experience During a Global Crisis

You’re entering what should be one of the most exhilarating and monumental moments of your life. Usually, this period is filled with anticipation of what’s to […]
March 23, 2020

4 Crisis Management Tips to Keep College Students Moving Forward

Over the last few weeks, college students have had to shift gears to cope with the reality that they won’t return to campus for the Spring […]
March 16, 2020

10 Healthy Eating Habits to Improve Your Job Search Stamina

What you put into your body determines how well you perform. That’s true when it comes to taking tests, playing sports, and yes — even searching […]
March 2, 2020

Tips to Boost Students’ Job Search Success When Short on Time

Working in career services, it’s easy to feel stretched thin. Your schedule fills up fast helping students and young job seekers prepare to land their dream […]
February 17, 2020
employee experience

‘Tending’ is Trending! How and Why to Focus on the Employee Experience in 2020

Are you just managing your employees, or are you tending to their needs? Employees want to feel like more than cogs in a machine; they want […]
February 3, 2020
prospective employer

How to Identify an Employer You Can Trust

Trust. A simple five-letter word that has the power to make or break any relationship in life. And we’re not just talking about personal connections — […]
January 20, 2020

Help Your Students Get Hired With an X-Y-Z Resume

For soon-to-be college graduates, the job search is a daunting task with many uncontrollable variables. No matter the amount of careful preparation, great students can still […]
January 7, 2020

3 Employee Communication Fails That Made Rockstars Pack Their Bags

“Communication is key.” This well-worn statement remains ever true in today’s relationships, especially in the workplace. Unfortunately, even in our world of constant and instant communication, […]
December 23, 2019

8 Ways You Can Shine on Your Job Search in the New Year

The new year is almost here! With a new decade upon us, it’s that time of reflection on how to improve and continue growing in the […]