Val Matta

June 26, 2017

6 Hot Tips for a Productive Job Search This Summer

Summer is officially here. All Alaina can think about is weekend barbecues, trips to the beach, camping with friends — and of course, her looming job […]
June 5, 2017

3 Recruiting Lessons From Today’s Job Seeker

Allison, now 30, has been working since she was 16. Back then, she’d apply for a job, check in with potential employers after a few days, […]
May 29, 2017

Employee Satisfaction: Where Does Your Team Stand?

A meaningful vision of the future, sense of purpose, and great relationships. These all seem like reasonable employee satisfaction expectations. And with all three met, there’s […]
May 15, 2017

3 Unexpected College Lessons To Take Into Your Job Search

College graduates’ futures are finally looking up. After years of ominous outlooks and negative statistics, companies are growing and ready to bring grads on board. In […]
May 1, 2017

4 Ways to Boost Employee Engagement with Team Celebrations

Something as simple as pie can be the trick to boosting employee engagement. In fact, Frame USA created an internal program allowing employees to purchase pies […]
April 17, 2017

4 Tips To Shine As A Job Seeker Without A College Degree

Jill was six months into the job search and getting discouraged. Being a job seeker was beginning to feel like a full-time job.   She really […]
April 3, 2017

4 Times You Need To Worry About Workplace Morale

Gary had been working alongside his team at a small computer-aid design firm for seven years when rumor spread that his company was going to be […]
March 27, 2017

Job Fairs: 4 Tips Counselors Should Share With New Graduates

Josie Chiao, a second-year Computer Science/East Asian double major at UVA, had a daunting first experience at one of her school’s job fairs. She was overwhelmed […]
March 13, 2017

Why College Students Should Rely on Their Alma Mater for Jobs

Christa was one of the lucky few students who had a job lined up for after graduation. But when that workplace didn’t pan out a few […]
February 27, 2017

Fired Employees: Four Solutions For Helping Them Transition

Mary has always dreaded a day like today. It’s unpleasant enough to be attached to a fired employee, but when it’s someone who excels in their […]
February 13, 2017

Freelancers: Here’s Three Simple Ways to Get the Career You Want

Jennifer Faulkner, a marketing manager at Proposify, is the perfect example of why a freelance creative might want to make the jump to “nine-to-five” employment. Jennifer […]
January 31, 2017

3 Ways to Boost Morale When Employees Are Laid Off

Who’s your go-to person at work? I’m talking about that one co-worker you talk to about everything and who always has your back. Now, imagine walking […]