How Being Laid Off Can Create a Better Career For You

Join Len Adams, CEO and Founder of ACG Resources and as he discusses “How do you secure new opportunity when you’ve just been laid off? If you’re living month to month, relying on your pay check and suddenly get laid off or lose your job, what are you going to do and how are you […]

How The Pandemic Has Affected Businesses, Including ACG Resources

The Global Advocate Career Podcast invites Len Adams back to discuss how the pandemic has affected businesses, particularly, ACG Resources. Len discusses his perspective on what sectors have been irreversibly transformed and how those which have survived and thrived. Listen to Len transparently discuss how he and his team adapt to the “new normal”, the […]

The Future of Tech: Will Robots Take Your Job?

No one can deny that automation is gradually playing a huge role in our daily lives. Just think about today’s customer service, artificial intelligence education, and your IoT-equipped office, among others. This has served as warnings about our future and how robots could disrupt our world in different ways—from the social point of view to […]

THE FINANCIAL INDUSTRY AND THE NEW NORMAL

By Ralph Fatigate Executive Managing Director, ACG Risk & Compliance Over the past several months, we have experienced a tremendous amount of changes in how we live and how we conduct business. The financial industry has been forced to adapt to the evolving demands and challenges facing us all during these turbulent times. Some of […]

4 Perks Businesses Offer But Employees Do Not Want

In the current business climate holding on to employees is harder than ever; and holding on to great employees is even harder than that. The mainstay of attracting and keeping employees is (increased) salary of course, but over time companies have found many other benefits and perks. For the purposes of this article, benefits are […]

Why Do You Send Hundreds of Resumes for No Response?

If there is one topic that the business world cannot get enough of is the modern hiring process and online job boards. These are vital to the job finding process but also the bane of every staffing and recruiting agency’s existence. Most articles look at the HR representatives and the process of whittling down the […]

The Right Questions to Ask in an Interview

Forget the usual metaphor and listen to me; an interview is like a dance. Each partner moves and hopes that the other follows them to work in perfect harmony. When the interviewer asks a question, the candidate will try to answer it to the best of their ability and hope that they made the correct […]

5 Common Resume Weaknesses – and How to Fix Them

Resume mistakes are almost as common as resumes themselves. These five common mistakes can mean the difference between landing the job and continuing the search. Fortunately, you can easily fix these errors. Your resume is the closest thing an employer gets to a window into your soul, but drafting this document is no small feat. […]

Spin these 4 Common Job Hunting Weaknesses to Positives

When you’ve been at a job interview, have you ever dreaded the question, “What do you consider your weaknesses?”. Yes, sometimes it’s a difficult one to answer. It’s safe to say that even the most confident people have some sort of weakness, but this doesn’t have to impede your job search. Regardless of the time […]

4 Tips for Writing a Short, Focused and Impactful Resume

A resume is just a stepping stone to an interview, not an all-inclusive record of your career. With that in mind, here are a few easy tips to keep your resume short, sweet and successful. Less is more. Many professional resume writers will attest to this: it’s much easier to write a long resume than […]