How to explain being fired to potential employers

Job interviews are stressful under the best of circumstances with your potential employers. So if you’ve been fired, your nerves will likely go into overdrive, especially when they ask the inevitable question: “Why were...

Tools and Tips to Better Proofread Your Resume and Cover Letter

A resume riddled with spelling and grammar errors will impress nobody. Think you’re immune? There is a good chance you aren’t: According to CareerBuilder, 58 percent of employers commonly dismiss candidates because their resumes...

How to Cope With an Aggressive Female Boss

Is your boss a woman? Are you finding it difficult working with her? Read this before jumping ships! A recent survey we conducted showed that the number of women having issues with their female bosses...

Questions Every Candidate Should Ask During the Interview

Can I See Your Administrative Policies? Candidates should ask to see the company’s administrative policies and the policies directed at customers. Every organization needs rules, but you can tell a lot about a corporation’s culture...

Corporate World Diaries

Dear Diary, So, you know my background before you read my tale regarding my experience in the corporate world, I will fill you in on that. Don’t be quick to judge me, hear me out! I...

Post Your Jobs On HillsCareer for Today!

With the challenges of getting the right candidate today for the job, at Hillscareer, we will ensure we make it a seamless process. All you need to do is post the job positions/requirements and...

Signs to Run! – Not Walk From Your Job

So, you’ve finally landed a new job and you’re thrilled to be in the working world again. Hopefully, your new position will be one that provides you with support, great opportunities and plenty of...

Should your resume be in the past or present tense?

Grammar rules can be a pain, but don't ignore them—you can be sure hiring managers will be paying close attention! Choosing the right tense is important when you're starting to write a resume and...

Get On Board For An Exciting 2019 Career!

Happy New Year! We have had great moments and tough times but it's so refreshing to have hope for a better 2019. Hillscareer understands how tasking it is to build a successful career. We have successful...

Here’s Why You Need to Be Emotionally Intelligent

Ever wondered why you never really get along with a colleague despite how nice you treat him/her? You are very careful with your choice of words around colleagues yet it doesn’t really improve your...