The TAJ Blog

The Basics of Tailoring Your Resume for Contract Work

Your resume is your entire professional existence reduced down to a few simple pages. These pages are your life, your future, your escape to greener pastures and you need impactful first impression to make a lasting one. At ...
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Google's 5 Elements of Successful Work Teams

Teams are the backbone of the workplace....
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Top Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

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44 Ways to a More Productive Day

If I have learned anything during the TAJ Tech move, it's that every minute of productive work counts. From packing my office to maintaining an editorial schedule, I have been pulled in innumerable directions and found my ...
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5 Foolproof Steps for Pitching Your Great Idea as a Contractor

It's officially 2017, and you know what that means - starting anew. From updated goals to fresh resolutions, the coming year can seem full of possibilities, that is until it comes to how to pitch a work-related idea. No ...
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11 Work Stress Statistics That Will Shape Your New Year's Resolutions

2016 has been a doozy....
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A TED Presenter's Guide to Public Speaking

   Have you ever watched a presenter and been in awe of how they captured the audience’s attention? Or interacted with a coworker that spoke with such grace and charisma you couldn’t help but agree with whatever they said? ...
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10 Frightening Job Seekers Mistakes to Avoid [Infographic]

Halloween is just around the corner, and you might be surprised to hear that TAJ employees aren’t thinking about spooky costumes or what candy to hand out, but rather the fearful contractor mistakes which can lead to missed ...
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18 Offbeat Interview Questions Top CEO's Ask

 An essential part of the staffing hiring process is the interview. We’re all prepared for the “tell me about yourself" or "what would you identify as your primary strengths", however, I will bet that you have never been ...
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3 Contracting Myths Debunked

At some point in your career you’ve likely been told there is a ‘simple’ trick for landing a job. This advice has taken many elusive forms- whether in the shape of a well-written cover letter, applying exclusively via a ...
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