How to Update Your Resume for the New Year

How to Update Your Resume for the New Year

New year, new you. New job? If you want to make a career move in 2020, there’s no time to waste! The job market is currently in your favor and there’s no guarantee it’s going to stay that way. Below are a few quick tips on how to update your resume ahead of that search.… Read more »

9 Podcasts to Make Your Drive More Enjoyable!

Covering everything from true crime to crochet, podcasts have exploded in popularity in recent years and for truck drivers, this means endless hours of content to listen to on the road. All podcasts are not created equal, however. Some are gripping and highly professional, while others are just someone rambling pointlessly into a microphone. Given… Read more »

Don’t Settle for a Workplace That Doesn’t Make You Happy

Most people are in a position where they need to work, and unfortunately work can be downright maddening sometimes. What you don’t want is a job that makes you unhappy day-after-day, and month-after-month. If you think you are in a bad workplace, read more. You Should Feel Content You’re not going to find a job… Read more »

Can’t Find a New Job? Maybe You Need to Establish Your Personal Brand

Applying to jobs can be tough when you feel like a face in the crowd, but it doesn’t have to be that way. By building a personal brand in your professional circles, you distinguish yourself and take more control over your career. Building a personal brand can be done by anyone and is useful in… Read more »

New Year, New Job!

For New Year’s resolutions, many people vow to lose weight, spend more time with family or take up a hobby. While NSC can’t help much with those resolutions, we can help with another common resolution – getting a new job! There’s something about turning the calendar to a new year that make us want to… Read more »

Could Connecting with Your Coworkers on Social Media Hurt Your Career?

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In the past, keeping your work life and your professional life separate was simple principle that most people followed. The common wisdom was that combining personal and professional lives could affect how you are seen by others at work and your prospects for success with your organization. Now, with social media being all-pervasive, keeping that… Read more »

How to Crush Your Initial Interview Call with a Recruiter

How to Crush Your Initial Interview Call with a Recruiter

  While they might look and feel similar, there are big differences between an interview with a hiring manager and an interview with a staffing recruiter. Job seekers interviewing with a hiring manager are trying to get one specific job, while those interviewing with a recruiter might be under consideration for a few different open… Read more »

5 Ways to Ace Your Welding Interview

5 Ways to Ace Your Welding Interview

  Most people know you should dress up for a typical interview and bring a copy of your resume, but an interview for a welding job isn’t a typical interview. Those scheduled for a welding interview might be wondering if they should take their welding gear, work clothes or any other additional materials. These are… Read more »

Honoring Our Heros

NSC would like to take this Memorial Day weekend to honor and remember the extraordinary courage, commitment and bravery of those who served in the United States Armed Forces. We honor those who served a role in American history, who have sacrificed time away from loved ones and those who paid the ultimate sacrifice to protect the freedoms… Read more »

Essential Sheet Metal Training You Should Consider to Elevate Your Career

According to recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the typical sheet metal worker makes an average of just under $50,000 per year in salary. The employment rate of these workers is projected to grow 7 percent through the middle of the next decade. This means there should be plenty of opportunities for ambitious… Read more »