How to Attract Talent in a Candidate-Driven Market

  In today’s job market, if an employee is not happy with their current position, it isn’t difficult for them to find a new career opportunity — and many are doing just that. According to a recent survey, 32% of employees plan to change jobs this year. Not only that, 78% say they aren’t actively… Read More »

Should I Tell My Boss I’m Looking For A New Job?

You’ve just started looking for a new job in Kansas City. Now the question is: do you tell your boss? It’s a sensitive situation, one that needs to be handled the right way. Otherwise, you could land yourself in hot water. So what should you do and when do you inform your manager? It’s always… Read More »

Stop Dreading Mondays When You Don’t Like Your Job

Dread Mondays? You’re certainly not alone. In fact, many employees are in the same boat as you. The question is: should you work to make things better or move onto a different opportunity? Here are four tips to help you as you’re making your decision: Tip #1: Do something different outside. If you don’t regularly… Read More »

7 Ways to Be Happier at Work

  One-third of your life is spent at work. That’s a lot of time. And if you don’t like your job or aren’t thrilled with your employer, it can significantly impact your quality of life. The good news is that – short of finding a new job in Kansas City – there are steps you… Read More »

How to Write a Resignation Letter

  You worked with Morgan Hunter and found a new job. Congratulations! Your hard work, interview preparation, and countless applications have finally paid off. You’re ready and excited for your new role — everything is falling into place. But first, you need to quit your current job. Part of that is writing a resignation letter.… Read More »

Should Your Resume Be Written in 1st or 3rd Person?

  Before you sit down to write your resume, there’s one crucial question you need to answer first: should my resume be written in the first or third person? Your resume should never be written in the third person. Use first-person but leave out the pronoun “I.” For example, if you’re an administrative assistant, instead… Read More »

Easy Resume Mistakes That Could Be Hurting Your Job Chances

  Is your resume ending up in an internet black hole? It could due to a few simple mistakes you’re making on it. With hundreds of applications being submitted for most jobs in Kansas City, even a seemingly subtle slip-up can cost you the call for an interview. Don’t let that happen. Instead, here’s a… Read More »

9 Ways to Advance Your Kansas City Career in 2019

  2019 is a big year and Kansas City is full of new job opportunities. If you’re ready to take advantage of one of them or get promoted in your existing company, what are the best steps to take? Here are nine simple ways to help you to advance your career in the year ahead,… Read More »

5 Career Resolutions You Should Make for 2019

  Every year, you vow to hit the gym more, drop that bad habit, or finally book that trip you’ve been longing to take. But how often do you make career resolutions for the New Year? Maybe you’ve been pining for a new job, or that big promotion. Or maybe you’d just like to enhance… Read More »

Transferable Job Skills You Can Start Using Now

  No matter what industry you work in or your level of expertise, there are some abilities that every employer wants. These are called ‘transferable skills’ and can be the difference between you winning the job offer and getting passed over for your dream opportunity. These include skills such as: Collaboration and teamwork Organization and… Read More »